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Jim Caufield

Jim Caufield
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A caller reported the strong odor of gas in a house in the 1600 block of Evelyn Street in Perry about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, prompting a response by the Perry Police Department and Perry Volunteer Fire Department. The MidAmerican Energy...
A driver lost control of her vehicle on Iowa Highway 141 near Iowa Street about 1:20 a.m. Saturday, and law enforcement concluded the driver was not impaired but tired after a long day at work. A caller first reported an...
GUTHRIE CENTER, Iowa -- Second-term Iowa Sen. Jake Chapman of Adel and first-term Iowa House member Rep. Ray "Bubba" Sorensen of Greenfield spent an hour Saturday morning answering questions in a legislative forum at the Guthrie County Farm Bureau...
All schools in the Perry Community School District will have a two-hour late start today, Friday, Feb. 8. St. Patrick School will also start two hours late. There will be no morning preschool. DMACC Perry will also be delayed by two...
The Verizon store in Perry -- Cellular Only Connection -- at 410 First Ave. has closed temporarily while undergoing a change of owners, according to a Verizon spokesperson. Russell Cellular has taken over the Perry Verizon store as well as...
Dallas County Attorney Chuck Sinnard marked the end of the long course of prosecutions in the death of Sabrina Ray of Perry and kidnapping of her younger sisters by thanking his colleagues in the criminal justice system, beginning with...
The Perry Police Department and Dallas County EMS responded to a two-vehicle collision in the 1400 block of Evelyn Street Tuesday about 8:15 p.m. There were no injuries in the incident, which involved a passenger minivan and an SUV. A victim in...
Unofficial results from Tuesday's special election in the Perry Community School District indicate the school bond referendum was approved by about 90 percent of district voters. Of the 709 votes cast at the McCReary Community Building in Perry, 635 were...
Voters in the Perry Community School District have until 8 p.m. Tuesday night to brave the cold and snow and go to the polls at the McCreary Community Building at 1800 Pattee St. in Perry. There they can vote...
A heat lamp caused the fire Monday afternoon in a rural Lincoln Township, according to an investigation by the Perry Volunteer Fire Department. There were no injuries in the fire at 19363 B Ave., about three miles east of Yale. "It...