4:45 a.m. — Report of a suspicious person in the 1800 block of Quint Avenue.
Getting the nearly 200 high-school students in the Diocesan Catholic Choral Festival on Wednesday, Oct. 9, to pour their hearts into their singing didn’t take much prodding.
Computer hackers have developed numerous ways to steal sensitive information or hold it hostage, and their interactions with potential victims through email, telephone and even in person have become increasingly effective tools for their crimes.
As the only farmers currently serving in the U.S. Senate, Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Jon Tester, D-Montana, introduced legislation aimed at reducing suicides on the nation’s farms.
All Strings Attached Orchestra Studio will open its 19th concert season in colorful, festive style, presenting “A Festival of Life With Latin American Music” on Saturday and Sunday at the Carroll Recreation Center theater.
A former Carroll County jailer repeatedly mistreated jail inmates — which included forcing one to sleep in feces — and resigned under the threat of termination this summer, according to state records.
County leaders agreed Monday they will discuss again whether to sell county farmland to help pay for the construction of the new jail during their next meeting Oct. 21.
A Carroll ear, nose and throat doctor will pay $1 million to end a federal investigation into Medicaid claims he made for alleged “improper” procedures.
Carroll’s Main Street will lose four parking spots, but gain six, after City Council re-voted Monday on a request that will help move forward construction of the new Carroll County jail.
Encouraged by participation of people spanning a wide range of ages, Carroll Area Iowans for Life President Eugene Handlos said Sunday afternoon’s Life Chain in Carroll demonstrated that the campaign continues momentum toward its goal of protecting all life from conception to natural death.
Carroll Middle School students donated nearly $470 and several boxes of toys last week to Hailey’s Toys for Healing, a program at St. Anthony Regional Hospital that benefits child patients and is named for a 10-year-old Carroll girl who died last year from a rare lung disorder.
County leaders approved an $8.95 million bond sale today to build a new downtown jail that netted them an additional $1.7 million up-front payment because they agreed to pay a higher interest rate.
City officials have come up with a plan that could add several parking spots downtown while also allowing the county jail project to move forward as planned.
Carroll County leaders are set to issue an $8.95 million bond Thursday to help pay for the new downtown jail after delaying the bond sale from last week because of volatility in the municipal bond market.
Manning Family Recovery Center is not at fault for the 2015 suicide of an 18-year-old Griswold man who was involuntarily committed for a mental health examination after he assaulted his sister, according to court records.
With the help of a $1,000 grant from Rotary International, the Carroll Rotary Club recently donated to $2,085 to Carroll Area Child Care Center to purchase play equipment.
12:10 a.m. — Report of an assault in the 900 block of U.S. Highway 30 East. Daniel Heinen, 28, of Carroll, was arrested for assault after throwing a lit cigarette at someone, causing a burn.
The 62nd-annual Carroll Band Day parade that was set for Saturday is canceled because of the threat of storms, the Carroll Chamber of Commerce has decided.
Although Ed Smith’s own attempt at playing a musical instrument may have been short-lived, that experience only heightened his respect of those who do have that talent.
Linc Kroeger, Accenture’s advocate for rural America, continued to draw national attention to Jefferson by hosting a tour and discussion Sunday with Democratic presidential candidate John Delaney, a former Maryland congressman and entrepreneur who is making business development in small town…