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Jim Caufield
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Crossroads Church in Perry offered some non-denominational Bible-based fun for the young Saturday morning. Bible stories and Bible-themed games and crafts were on offer, with free food. Adult supervisors and parents were on hand for the fun. A relay race for...
https://youtu.be/EalS0j93Fd8 The sixth annual Washington Township School tractor ride rolled south on County Road P58 a little after 9 a.m. Saturday on its annual tour of Dallas County. Kathy Book of Minburn, who with her husband, Dave, helps organize the annual...
At least two people were transported by Dallas County EMS Saturday afternoon about 4:30 p.m. from the scene of a one-vehicle rollover accident in the 25600 block of Iowa Highway 141 near the Leaming ranch. A passenger minivan appeared to...
After nearly two years as director of the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Perry VanKirk Career Academy, Rick Carpenter ended his employment with the college June 7 and returned to his native Missouri to be nearer to his...
Kindergarten-age students in the summer PACES program at Perry Elementary School visited the Perry Public Library Thursday morning and not for the first time. "This is our third visit," said one student. "No, it's our second," said a second. "Actually, it our...
Two vehicles collided in the westbound lanes of Iowa Highway 141 near Quinlan Avenue Thursday about 7:45 p.m. According to an eyewitness to the incident who was also traveling west on Iowa Highway 141, a silver Chevrolet Cruze was preparing...
A head-on collision occurred about noon Thursday involving a patrol vehicle from the Dallas County Sheriff's office and a vehicle occupied by a woman and two children. There were minor injuries but "nothing critical, life-threatening or requiring an ambulance," said...
A vehicle traveling in the westbound lanes of Iowa Highway 141 left the roadway just east of O Avenue about 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, flipping and coming to rest on its top in the north ditch. The solo occupant of the...
The Dallas County Hospital and the Perry Hy-Vee will sponsor their annual free health fair Saturday, June 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Hy-Vee parking lot, featuring free blood pressure checks and a variety of other...
When the fire alarm went off Wednesday morning about 7:15 a.m. in a house north of Perry, the homeowner reset it. When the alarm went off again, the homeowner alerted the Perry Volunteer Fire Department, which responded and investigated. Rhea...