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National Night Out

From ice cream socials to picnics, some four-dozen Iowa cities are taking part in this year's National Night Out, which in most communities is Tuesday night (8/6). Hamilton County Sheriff Doug Timmons talks about the…
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Governor Reynolds opposes legalizing recreational marijuana use

Marijuana was a big topic during this year’s Iowa Legislative session.  A bill was passed that would have allowed the amount of THC—the ingredient in marijuana that gets you high—to be raised in medical marijuana. …
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Gov. Reynolds meets Vermeer apprentices

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg were in Pella Thursday morning (8/1) to meet with apprentices at Vermeer Incorporated.  The Governor has long supported apprentice programs of this type.  She also touted…
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Ottumwa man arrested in shooting

An Albia man has been arrested for allegedly shooting at a man in Ottumwa Sunday night (7/28).  Ottumwa Police tell the No Coast Network the shooting took place in an upstairs apartment in the 800…
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McNeal takes plea deal

One of three people awaiting trial for a shootout with Ottumwa Police last August has made a plea deal.  36-year-old Tiffany McNeal pleaded guilty in Wapello County Court Monday (7/29) to one count of second…
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St. Joseph's demolition resumes

Demolition of an Ottumwa hospital has resumed.  Work to tear down St. Joseph’s Hospital began a year ago, but was put on hold for several months after a dispute between real estate developer Blackbird Investments…
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Ritenour trial moved again--to Mount Pleasant

The new trial for an Oskaloosa woman accused of killing her two-year-old daughter has been moved again.  Now Alicia Ritenour’s trial will be held in Mount Pleasant in September.  You’ll remember Ritenour was convicted in…
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Mahaska County Jail inmate found hanging in cell

An inmate at the Mahaska County Jail was found hanging in her cell Wednesday night (7/24).  Just before 10pm Wednesday, jailers cut down 33-year-old Krystal Lynn Doud of Searsboro and began performing CPR and other…
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Hickenlooper campaigns in area

Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper will bring his Democratic Presidential campaign to the area Thursday (7/25).  Hickenlooper will be at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa at 10:30am.  Then he’ll be at a meet and…
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Iowa man arrested near home of singer Taylor Swift

By:  Matt Kelley Radio Iowa News - A central Iowa man is jailed on the East Coast for allegedly stalking pop star Taylor Swift. Police in Westerly, Rhode Island, are holding 32-year-old David Liddle of…
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