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The final step in the latest reconfiguration of the Dallas County Courthouse will soon be taken when the county supervisors take construction bids next month on a new second-floor courtroom, based on a design approved by the Iowa Fifth...
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders returned to Perry Sunday morning with the same pro-working-class message of economic and social justice he delivered here in September 2019 and May 2019 and unchanged from his Perry stop of January 2016, when he...
The Perry Volunteer Fire Department responded about 4:15 p.m. Thursday to a report of snaps, crackles and pops from an overhead power line crossing Fourth Street between Willis Avenue and Warford Street. The Perry First Responders also responded. Alliant Energy was...
Dallas County Sheriff Chad Leonard led a tour Tuesday of the new Dallas County Law Enforcement Center for several of his fellow elected officeholders, Dallas County Auditor Julia Helm and Dallas County Supervisors Kim Chapman, Brad Golightly and Mark...
Plans for the $1.7 million remodeling of the McCreary Community Building were brought before the Perry City Council earlier this month, drawing praise from the council for the design and enthusiasm for the anticipated improvements and upgrades. Dana Pedersen, senior...
The Bouton Volunteer Fire Department responded to a car fire about 6:15 p.m. Monday at the gas station in the 13700 block of N Avenue and quickly controlled the blaze. There were no injuries reported. The cause of the fire is...
With the September penetration of the Dallas County Courthouse by state-hired hackers and the December downing of the city of West Des Moines' computer network fresh in their minds, the Dallas County Supervisors took up the question of digital...
Four horses -- one white, one black, one red and one orange with small hooves -- ranged freely over Perry Sunday morning, possible harbingers of the Biblical apocalypse longed for by American evangelical leaders Mike Pence, Mike Pompeo, William...
Perry Middle School students in Carla Wood's Power Up program completed their study of Perry history and the Perry Wall of Witnesses Thursday by assembling their own Perry Middle School Wall of Witnesses and welcoming their nominees to an...
ADEL, Iowa -- A fire was reported shortly after midnight Thursday at the Iowa Spring Manufacturing Inc. factory at 2112 Greene St. No injuries were reported, and the facility was evacuated in good order. The cause of the fire in under...