The former West Central Cooperative employee who allegedly took dozens of bribes worth more than $479,000 in exchange for steep discounts on crop seed and other products, is expected to plead guilty today to a federal charge of wire fraud, court records show.
Northwest Iowa farmers should be forced to limit the amount of nitrogen that flows from their fields into the rivers that provide drinking water for people in Des Moines, according to the city’s water chief.
Potential jurors in Webster County will have a “tainted” opinion of the
Georgia man accused of a 2009 murder whose trial this month ended
prematurely when a police officer referred to him as a “bad” guy, the
man’s attorney argues in his request today to move the new trial to a
The Georgia man accused of the 2009 murder of his Sac City roommate will
face his second trial for the crime in Boone in March, according to
A 23-year-old Early man who cut and stabbed his mother 88 times,
strangled her with a belt and bashed her head with a large glass bottle
did not clearly request an attorney before he confessed to the crime,
and his conviction — and his sentence of life in prison — will stand,
the Iowa Court of Appeals ruled this week.
A 62-year-old Carroll woman who filed a lawsuit last month against the
local McDonald’s owner after she fell on a slick floor at the restaurant
last year should have avoided the fall by walking a different path, a
McDonald’s lawyer wrote in a request to dismiss the lawsuit.
A 73-year-old rural Glidden man who pleaded guilty Monday to a felony
sex abuse charge for forcing a child to touch his penis is
obsessive-compulsive and is sexually aroused by unspecified inanimate
objects, according to court records.
A former Carroll man who state prosecutors unsuccessfully tried this
year to commit to treatment as a sexually violent predator has been
stalking young girls online and asking them for naked photos, according
to Fort Dodge police officers.
A 20-year-old Arcadia man was legally drunk when he didn’t yield to a
van on U.S. Highway 30 last month that crashed into his car near
Scranton, and he and two of his passengers suffered significant
injuries, according to court documents.
Christopher Gay, the last of three men to be sentenced for stealing more
than 500 flagpoles from the Carroll American Legion on Memorial Day
weekend, will not go to prison for the felony crime if he abides by the
terms of his probation for three years.
A district judge ended John Green’s first-degree murder trial on its
first day of testimony Tuesday because the police chief who investigated
the crime insinuated that Green is a bad person.
Mark Koster, 58, and the man who allegedly killed him, John David Green,
54, were friends, defense attorneys and prosecutors agreed in opening
statements of Green’s first-degree murder trial this morning in Fort
A 17-year-old boy who was allegedly driving drunk in an August crash
that killed two of his East Sac County High School classmates is charged
with four felonies in adult court — two more than he was accused of in
juvenile court — according to court records.
A 62-year-old Carroll woman slipped on a slick floor near the town’s
McDonald’s pop dispensers and has sued the store’s owner for an
unspecified amount of money for her injuries, according to court
The recorded interview of a Georgia man who admitted to killing a Sac
City man in 2009 can be used as evidence in a first-degree murder trial
that is set to start Monday, a judge has ruled.
A former Carroll man claims he was misled by his attorney when
he pleaded guilty to four drug-related felonies in September, and that
his 50-year prison sentence should be nullified, according to court
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