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Arrangements in the sardine-can-like Dallas County Courthouse appear poised to rearrange thanks to a big wave of auto title transfers bearing down on Dallas County Treasurer Mitch Hambleton's office and the equally pressing need for more courtrooms in the...
An out-of-use air traffic communications tower was diassembled north of Perry in southwest Boone County this week, with workers using a crane to take apart the old tower in pieces. The 300-foot tower stood on a 6.12 acre parcel at...
Visitation for Michael Lee Van Hoff, 28, of Boone will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 24 at Hastings Funeral Home in Jefferson, and a Celebration of Michael’s life will follow at 7 p.m., with his friend Joe Doran...
ThePerryNews.com has little occasion to speak about national politics. That is not because national policies do not affect on our readers. The Trump administration's immigration policy, for instance, directly impacts some readers of ThePerryNews.com, and the president's trade wars...
There were no injuries in a two-vehicle collision about 5:15 p.m. Wednesday on Iowa Highway 141 near 170th Street northwest of Granger, but the vehicles suffered extensive damage, including a brief fire. Both of the vehicles involved were SUVs. One...
The Let's Connect recreational trail from 18th Street in Perry to 130th Street will soon open for public use now that Rockwell City-based Howrey Construction has built the final piece, the trail crossing in the 13100 block of L...
Seeking public input on the proposed $18 million upgrade to the Perry wastewater treatment plant, the city of Perry will host informational open house Thursday, Aug. 23 from 4:40-7 p.m. at La Poste at 1219 Warford for the Waste...
The planned restaurant called Biker's Haven North did not materialize as anticipated in the summer of 2016, but the 2.3-acre property at 1607 Sugar Grove Ave. in Dallas Center has everything but a restaurant, and the owner is now...
Perry's budding model and actor, 7-year-old Adrian Quijas, recently added another page to his portfolio with his part in a MidAmerican Energy advertisement now playing in Iowa, Wisconsin and Illinois. The Perry Elementary School first grader broke into the world...
Dubuque-based Fahrner Asphalt Sealing LLC has begun sealing cracks and joints in both lanes of Willis Avenue, the city of Perry announced Tuesday. The work started at Iowa Highway 141 and will proceed west to about 18th Street. Cracks will...