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Dallas County Sheriff Report: July 20-27, 2016

Jul 23, 2016 12:05pm

July 21, 2016

Christopher Allan Larkin, age 45 of 602 Main St., Adel was arrested on a warrant for probation violation-original charge of OWI.

Courtney Cave if Waukee was traveling in...

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Adel City Council discusses future of tax abatement program

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:16pm

Right now, with the current tax abatement program in the City of Adel, those who build a new home and move into the city are 100 percent exempt from property taxes for seven years and currently...

Adel Police Report: June 6-12

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:45pm


A two vehicle accident occurred in the 800 block of Greene St., Adel. A vehicle being driven by Tyler Bretsch, 34588 Irving Ct., Earlham, Iowa was attempting to back up when he...

Citizen Advisory Committee will accept report on public safety facility

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

Last week the Dallas County Board of Supervisors officially hired The Samuels Group to research the costs of building a new public safety facility, which would include a bigger jail and the...

Kelly Koch, a Waukee resident, waves to the crowd after being names Miss Iowa on Saturday, June 11. She will now compete at the Miss America Pegeant in Atlantic City, N.J. in September. PHOTO BY SAY UNCLE! PHOTOGRAPHY/SPECIAL TO DCN

Koch of Waukee is crowned Miss Iowa

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

Kelly Koch is a Waukee resident, a student at Iowa State University, a member of the ISU Dance Team, Miss Metro, Miss Polk County and now, she may be referred to as Miss Iowa. In her second year...

Waukee Police Report: June 6-12, 2016

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

ACCIDENT: 6-6-16 at 1609 hours, Incident #2016-0582 – Vehicles driven by Jon Gilbertson of Clive and Sudha Pulyala of Waukee were backing out of parking spots in the 200 block of N Warrior Lane at...

The Dallas Center-Grimes Track Club walked in the parade and threw candy to the children in attendance at Governors Days in Grimes on Saturday, June 11. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Heat wave hits Grimes for Governors Days

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:45pm

Last weekend, temperatures in the Des Moines Metro Area reached the 90s for the first time of the year, but that didn’t stop the City of Grimes from celebrating its annual Governors Days Festival...


Waukee completes traffic counts, including Grand Prairie Parkway

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

In the months of April and May the City of Waukee conducted traffic counts on several major roads, including Grand Prairie Parkway, which opened to the public with a new interchange to Interstate...

Kum & Go to open store in Kettlestone Developement

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

On Dec. 1, 2015 Grand Prairie Parkway opened to the public along with the brand new interchange onto Interstate 80 east and westbound, 15 years after planning for the Kettlestone Project between...

Dallas County Sheriff Report: June 8-15

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:45pm

June 14, 2016

Bonne Luellen of 421 3rd St., Minburn reported the theft of her Harley –Davidson 3 wheel, electric golf cart from her residence. Estimated value of the golf cart is $1000.00....

Waukee will see changes with garbage pickup times

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

The city of Waukee is in the process of changing its solid waste management service. The new service with ASI will be fully effective on Monday, June 27.

A long contract between the City of...

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