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Jim Caufield

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The tragic death in November of 7-year-old Charlie Brewer of Bouton made a solemn context for the Woodward City Council's recent discussion of the school district's proposal for a new gravel parking lot at the southeast corner of W....
Workers struck and broke a gas line in a residential neighborhood Saturday afternoon in Perry, bringing local public safety agencies in response. No injuries were reported. The odor of natural gas was very plain to sense in the 1600 block of...
A large tree limb fell in a Perry alleyway Friday afternoon, bringing down power lines above and damaging vehicles below. No injuries were reported in the natural disaster, which occurred shortly before 5 p.m. in the 1700 block of First...
The Perry Police Department is investigating an incident in which a car jumped a curb and struck a tree on Bateman Street early Friday. The driver apparently left the scene of the accident before the car was discovered about 2:30...
Braving Tuesday afternoon's heat, some half-dozen people took a brief tour of a few Dallas County Habitat for Humanity success stories in Perry, including three recently built new homes -- at 1726 Vine St., 1718 Eighth St. and 1726...
Minor injuries were sustained by the occupants of an SUV that rolled on the gravel east of Woodward Tuesday night. The accident was reported shortly after 8:30 p.m., and it occurred on U Avenue just north of 250th Street in...
A Perry man was arrested Monday night on a Dallas County warrant after he failed to appear for a court date in connection with his arrest in February. Scott Ryan Hall, 46, of 1920 Evelyn St., Perry, was arrested Feb....
BOUTON, Iowa -- Most of western Montana is now experiencing extreme fire danger, and five DNR-trained wildland firefighters set out from Bouton Monday morning to battle the Hay Creek Fire in Montana's Flathead National Forest. Bouton Volunteer Fire Department Chief...
One suspect is sought Saturday night in connection with a brief scuffle in inside a convenience store on east Willis Avenue. Officers of the Perry Police Department and Dallas County Sheriff's office responded to the report of a fight in...
An SUV and a car collided at the intersection in the 1200 block of Iowa Highway 141 Friday about 7:45 p.m. One person was transported to Dallas County Hospital by Dallas County EMS. The car lost its right front wheel in...