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Dallas County Sheriff’s Report: June 20-28

Updated: Jun 24, 2016 4:59pm

June 23, 2016

Elyse Johanna Segebart, age 27 of 675 Ashworth Dr., Waukee was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of possession of a controlled substance.


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Dallas County Democrats to reconvene on June 11

Jun 03, 2016 11:00am

On Saturday, June 11, the Dallas County Democrats will reconvene at 10 a.m. at Raccoon Valley Bank in Dallas Center. Julie Stewart of Waukee, who is the former Dallas County Democrat chair, has...

DOT announces weekend ramp closures at West Mixmaster on Interstate 80

Jun 02, 2016 1:43pm

A hot-mix asphalt resurfacing project on eastbound Interstate 80 in West Des Moines will be begin on the night of Friday, June 3. The construction will require the ramp at the west mixmaster to...

Find your polling place for June 7 primary

Jun 02, 2016 9:00am

With the primary election coming up on June 7 to determine the nominees for county, state and federal government seats it is important that voters know where to go to cast their votes in advance...


Supervisor candidates gear up for Primaries

Jun 02, 2016 9:00am

On Tuesday, June 7, voters in Dallas County will head to their voting locations to cast their ballots in the Primary Election. One thing that people will be able to vote for is who will be the...

Bill Riley Talent Search Coming To Van Meter

Jun 01, 2016 4:51pm

DES MOINES — The Bill Riley Talent Search and state wide presenting sponsor, Hy-Vee, are excited to announce a local show in Van Meter. It will be held during Raccoon River Days at the Van Meter...

2016 youth ambassador Trey Schwertfeger to lead Light the Night for Sight Walk

Updated: Jun 01, 2016 4:51pm

DES MOINES — Prevent Blindness Iowa is pleased to announce that Trey Schwertfeger of Adel has been selected as the 2016 Light the Night for Sight Youth Ambassador. The nineteenth annual Light the...

9-1-1 outage Westcom Service area/Clive, Norwalk, Urbandale, Waukee, West Des Moines

Jun 01, 2016 10:56am

At approximately 0800 hours today Wednesday, June 1st 2016, Westcom became aware of an issue with incoming 9-1-1 calls transferred to Administrative lines coming into Westcom. The issue is...

A recent inspection by the Iowa Department of Corrections stated that the current Dallas County Jail facility does not meet the current needs of prisoners, staff or the public. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

County Supervisors begin talking about new Public Safety Facility

Updated: May 31, 2016 5:48pm

The last time a bond referendum for a new Public Safety Facility was put to a vote in Dallas County, it was supported by 52.01 percent of voters, falling short of the 60 percent needed to approve...

Rep. David Young (left) and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds laid the ceremonial wreath at the Memorial Day Service at Iowa Veterans Cemetery on Monday. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Iowa Veterans Cemetery holds annual Memorial Day Service

Updated: May 31, 2016 5:48pm

The Memorial Day Service at the Iowa Veterans Cemetery near Van Meter has become an annual tradition in Dallas County that is growing each year. This year it was said that they started out with...

Trash container blown over by wind gusts at Mid-Iowa Family Therapy Clinic near Perry Monday. Photo courtesy of Sharp of Madrid.

Storm brings 53-mph wind, quarter-size hail to Perry

Updated: May 30, 2016 8:29pm

Earlier tonight a severe thunderstorm ripped through Perry, bringing a top wind gust of 53 miles per hour and quarter-size hail.

The National Weather Service in Des Moines said that radar...

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