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Jim Caufield

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We’re only a few weeks into the new year, but I’ve already hit the ground running in 2022 to continue fighting for Iowans like you. In just the past 20 days, I’ve introduced two new bills, hosted a town hall...
A midnight house fire in Woodward was extinguished Wednesday before destroying the structure. No injuries were reported, and the occupants escaped unharmed. The incident was reported shortly after midnight Wednesday at 302 W. Fourth St. The 48-year-old house is owned by...
The American Legion Sixth District authorities, on behalf of Perry's local legionnaires, have offered to donate to the city of Perry the American Legion Post 85 hall at 1324 First Ave. The Perry City Council will consider the offer at...
Two vehicles collided in the westbound lanes of Iowa Highway 141 just east of Willis Avenue Friday morning, slowing traffic in the fast-falling snow. Two people were transported to Dallas County Hospital with injuries. The incident occurred about 5:30 a.m. and...
Two Illinois men were arrested on drug charges early Tuesday while traveling eastbound on the interstate. Curtis J. Simpson, 33, of 3026 Stafford Dr., Markham, Illinois, was charged with controlled substance violation and failure to affix drug stamp. Devonte C. Hatter,...
An Ankeny man was arrested on child molestation charges Tuesday in connection with a May 2019 incident in Urbandale. Eric Jonas Hunemuller, 39, of 1110 S.E. Belmont Dr., Ankeny, was charged with lascivious acts with a child, indecent contact with...
The sub-zero temperatures caused a pipe to burst in the Hotel Pattee's sprinkler system early Sunday, rousing guests with the alarm system and flooding a portion of the basement and the vacant museum store next door. No injuries were reported. "A...
Two Waukee men were arrested early Saturday after allegedly shooting a gun in celebration of New Year's Day. Juan Jose Sanchez-Martinez, 23, of 120 Sixth St., Waukee, was charged with being a person ineligible to carry dangerous weapons. Saul Israel Rostro-Sanchez,...
A vehicle left the very slick roadway of Iowa Highway 141 Friday afternoon, entered the ditch and overturned. No injuries were reported in the one-vehicle mishap. The Chevrolet van entered the north ditch of the state highway just west of 16th...
A one-vehicle rollover crash on Iowa Highway 141 near T Avenue brought a prompt response from local public safety agencies Thursday night. No injuries were reported. The incident occurred about 7 p.m. near the Moran curve on Iowa Highway 141, where...