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A 52-year-old Denison woman died after she was thrown from a three-wheeled motorcycle Saturday that took a sharp turn in her town’s western business district, according to an Iowa State Patrol report.

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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.

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A 34-year-old rural Carroll woman was severely injured early Tuesday morning when she was struck by a pickup truck on a gravel road as she walked a dog, according to a sheriff's report.

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Two intoxicated men were arrested early Saturday morning after one of them called 911 several times and taunted an emergency dispatcher, saying that police officers would not be able to find him.

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A 28-year-old Lake City man briefly escaped the Sac County jail Friday when he kicked open a fire exit door and climbed out of a window, according to a Sac County Sheriff's report.

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DENISON — Esperanza Barrena still has moments when she expects her husband to come home from work at the end of the day, even though he burned in a fiery crash more than a year ago that was caused by a drunk driver.

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A 37-year-old Denison man was seriously injured in a crash Sunday night when he was speeding on a motorcycle and struck a vehicle that drove in front of him, according to an Iowa State Patrol crash report.

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An 18-year-old Carroll man who is on probation for a felony attempted burglary conviction last year was arrested Friday in Spirit Lake for having a gun and marijuana in a Walmart parking lot.

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A deputy of the now-suspended Calhoun County sheriff confiscated the sheriff’s cellphone last week as part of the investigation into his alleged assaults of his wife and a police officer, according to court records.

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The allegations that the Calhoun County sheriff attacked his wife and a police officer — and the subsequent petition to remove him from elected office — are the result of a "witch hunt," the wife said in a video she posted online.

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The Calhoun County sheriff repeatedly berated and sexually harassed some of his deputies and emergency dispatchers over the course of the past two years and invited one of them to have sex with him in his office, according to a complaint filed with the Iowa Civil Rights Commission.

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A 68-year-old Schaller man was arrested Thursday night for felony burglary for going into a closed bar and stealing six bottles of beer, one of which he later dropped and shattered, according to court records.

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Three Carroll boys — ages 17, 16 and 15 — are accused of spraying graffiti on signs, benches, buildings and trails in several park areas in and near Carroll in early March, according to the Carroll Police Department.

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A 17-year-old Onawa boy was angry at another boy for repeatedly pointing an unloaded shotgun at others and pulling the trigger, so he grabbed a loaded shotgun and shot the boy in the head, according to court records.

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Law enforcement officers in Carroll County have been advised to release some of the people they arrest — rather than take them to jail as they usually would — to decrease the risk of spreading the new coronavirus.

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The late former Sheriff Jack Longnecker, a highly respected and long-serving lawman the community mourns today in a funeral Mass, combined a sense of the law, fairness and common sense, colleagues and friends recalled in recent days.

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A 32-year-old Breda woman died overnight Wednesday when her pickup truck crashed into a bridge near Dunlap, according to an Iowa State Patrol crash report.

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An 18-year-old Breda woman was driving a car too fast west of her town Monday morning when it went out of control on a snowy road and crashed into the side of an oncoming vehicle with an infant passenger, according to a sheriff’s report.

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U.S. Highway 30 was closed for about two hours Wednesday afternoon on the west edge of Carroll because a woman threatened to jump from a railway viaduct.

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A surgeon who was hired by St. Anthony Regional Hospital early this year was arrested early this morning for driving a sport-utility vehicle drunk through a set of driveway gates of a rural Panora house, “tearing around” the yard and later fleeing from a police officer, according to court do…

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STUART — Two Guthrie County deputies suffered gunshot wounds and a third suffered gunpowder burns when a bullet breezed past his head as they, along with a Stuart police officer, were serving outstanding felony warrants last Thursday evening at an apartment complex on the southwest side of Stuart.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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A rash of recent complaints about teenagers tossing toilet paper onto the trees and yards of town residents yielded a stern warning from the Carroll police chief this week: “The police department is going to take a zero-tolerance approach on this issue,” Chief Brad Burke wrote in an email to…

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The current design of Carroll County’s proposed new jail now might be unfeasible after Carroll’s City Council voted Monday against removing four parking spots on Main Street to allow for the jail’s construction.