A tornado struck Lake City about 4 p.m. today and caused widespread damage to trees, along with some buildings. It's unclear yet whether anyone was injured.
A small plane used to spray crops suffered an apparent engine failure just south of Carroll and crashed into a field terrace about 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to Sheriff Ken Pingrey.
An internationally renowned pipe organ business that has operated in downtown Lake City for more than three decades was destroyed by a massive fire Tuesday.
The man who injured a Carroll police officer Friday when he sped away from a traffic stop is believed to have stolen a car, which he drove back to his suburban Chicago hometown, according to Police Chief Brad Burke.
A Carroll police officer was injured this afternoon when an Illinois man who had an active arrest warrant for violating his parole sped away from a traffic stop, according to Police Chief Brad Burke.
A 26-year-old Fort Dodge man with an extensive criminal history who was recently released from jail was arrested today for robbing a bank in Scranton this week.
A Tuesday night fire engulfed two propane trucks at Al’s Corner Oil east of Breda, which led to towering flames and an explosion that propelled a fuel tank about 100 yards into a nearby field.
A 15-year-old Manning boy died last week when his pickup truck went off a slick, gravel roadway just northeast of town and crashed into a small river, according to a Carroll County Sheriff's report.
Iowans will be required to wear masks at businesses and other public buildings when they cannot keep a sufficient distance from others and are inside the buildings for at least 15 minutes, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced tonight.
The Carroll County supervisors enacted a county-wide mask mandate this morning to help stem the spread of the coronavirus, although those who violate it will not face a penalty.
American Home Shield, which employs about 400 people in Carroll in the home-warranty field, this afternoon confirmed an 8 percent reduction in the local workforce, or about 35 employees.
A 76-year-old Lanesboro man died today when his car was struck by a pickup truck whose driver didn’t yield at a stop sign north of Lidderdale, according to an Iowa State Patrol crash report.
The number of new confirmed cases in Carroll County was 33 in the past day, according to state data, which is one of the largest single-day spikes the county has had.
Carroll High School students will attend school on alternating days starting Wednesday due to the number of students who have been infected by the new coronavirus and those who have been quarantined because they were in close contact with someone infected, the district announced this afternoon.
Those who want to attend tonight's Carroll High varsity football game will need to obtain a ticket, which are being distributed to players, managers and coaches of the team, along with band members and cheerleaders.
A student who has attended in-person classes this week at Carroll High School is infected by the new coronavirus, Superintendent Casey Berlau announced today.
Gov. Kim Reynolds is ordering bars, taverns, breweries and night clubs to close at 5 p.m. Thursday in six counties to help stem the spread of the new coronavirus, she announced this morning.
The 41-year-old Carroll man who eluded police officers last week when they tried to arrested him for a drug-related federal warrant was arrested Monday night in Manning.
A severe thunderstorm felled trees and knocked out power to thousands of people in western Iowa this morning, according to National Weather Service reports.
Editor's note at 3:25 p.m: Since this article published the state's coronavirus website has reported a further three cases for Carroll County.
The Iowa State Fair is canceled this year due to the new coronavirus pandemic, the fair’s board of directors decided in an 11-to-2 vote Wednesday afternoon.
About 20,000 Iowa residents who can't afford rent or mortgage payments for their homes because of the coronavirus pandemic will get money from the state to help make those payments.
There are 555 confirmed coronavirus cases at a Tyson Foods meat-processing facility in Storm Lake, which marks the latest outbreak at such a facility in Iowa, according to state health officials.
Buena Vista County had a one-day spike of 417 new confirmed coronavirus cases Tuesday — which makes it the most-infected county per capita in Iowa — but state officials said they are unsure whether there is an outbreak at a meat-processing facility in Storm Lake, the county's seat.
A 21-year-old Carroll man died this morning after he was thrown from a pickup truck when it crashed into a tree just north of Coon Rapids, according to a sheriff's report.
Gov. Kim Reynolds will allow movie theaters, zoos, aquariums, museums and wedding reception venues to reopen Friday, and pools can offer swimming lessons and lap swimming, according to her Wednesday proclamation.
Carroll County has its ninth new coronavirus case, and Crawford County now has a total of 384, the Iowa Department of Public Health reported today.
The number of confirmed new coronavirus cases in Crawford County was 93 in the past day, which takes the county's total cases to 300, according to Iowa Department of Public Health data.
Most Iowa businesses that were closed or severely restricted because of the new coronavirus pandemic will be allowed to reopen Friday, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced in her daily press conference this morning.
There is one more confirmed coronavirus case in Carroll County, which brings its total to seven, according to local health officials. The person is older than 80.
Gov. Kim Reynolds delayed an announcement Tuesday about restrictions on business and social gatherings, some of which are set to expire Friday.