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A vehicle entered the ditch in the 300 block of 335th Street in Boone County early Saturday. No injuries were reported in the single-vehicle mishap. The four-door passenger car came to rest partially in the north ditch near Beaver Creek about...
Three groups of Perry Middle School sixth grade students made a circuit tour Friday of the Perry Police Department, Perry Fire Department and Perry Water Pollution Control Facility. Each 25-student group spent about 30 minutes at each stop, inspecting equipment...
An SUV struck the south side of the Hamlin Bell apartment complex at 2023 Willis Ave. Thursday about 5:30 p.m. No injuries were reported. The Dallas County EMS responded and examined the driver at the scene. The circumstances of the mishap...
The Perry City Council overturned its previous denial and voted to approve the renewal of a liquor license for the Dollar General store Monday night after the company promised to reform its risky behavior. The city denied the company's application...
GRIMES, Iowa -- Tuesday, May 4 was International Firefighters' Day, and the Dallas Center-Grimes High School community took the opportunity to honor head custodian and Perry firefighter Joel Eiteman. Eiteman was one of five members of the Perry Volunteer Fire...
A high-speed pursuit ended in front of the Xenia water company south of Bouton Tuesday afternoon, when law enforcement ran an eluding pickup truck into the median after an hour-long chase. No injuries were reported in the action. Marcus Anthony Terrell,...
ADEL, Iowa -- Paramedics, EMTs and first responders from across Dallas County gathered at the Human Services Campus north of Adel Thursday night in order to review the rules and inspect the equipment of the Mercy One Air Med...
An SUV and a Pickup truck collided at the intersection of Iowa Highway 141 and T Avenue south of Woodward Friday about 2:15 p.m. No injuries were reported in the incident. The SUV sustained front-end damage. No damage was apparent on...
After nearly three years of wrangling with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) over the design of improvements to its wastewater treatment plant, the Perry City Council has received a bid of $27 million on the project --...
A steady south wind was blowing at 49 325th St. at Apple Road on the Angus curve Tuesday afternoon, when a controlled burn got out of hand, and the Perry Volunteer Fire Department was summoned to the scene to...