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ADEL, Iowa -- One suspected credit-card skimmer is in the Dallas County Jail Wednesday night while a second remains hospitalized after allegedly ingesting drugs during the course of an hourlong, high-speed, multi-county chase Tuesday afternoon. Anthony Jerome Jones, 20, of...
The Perry Child Development Center's annual Week of the Young Child celebration brought a safe and secure presence to local youngsters Wednesday morning when Perry Police Department Detective Laura Deaton visited the center. The peace officer first read a story...
As part of their ongoing preparedness training, members of the Perry Volunteer Fire Department toured the Progressive Foundry (PF) in Perry Tuesday evening in the company of PF Plant Engineer Doug Six and PF Safety Officer Brittany Schmitz. About a...
An SUV left the roadway of the westbound Iowa Highway 141 Diagonal about 3:13 p.m. Tuesday, flipping, tearing through guy lines and striking a power pole before coming to rest in a farm field just south of T Avenue. The...
MINBURN, Iowa -- A fight involving five or more people was reported in the 500 block of Baker Street in Minburn about 7:15 p.m. Monday. Numerous 911 calls were received about the disturbance, according to law enforcement radio traffic, and...
Spring construction projects are in full swing in Perry. The Perry Water Works Department and Holbrook Construction Inc. of Yale replaced a fire hydrant at Willis Avenue and 12th Street Monday, correcting damage occurring when a vehicle left the roadway...
A controlled fire eluded control in the 800 block of 320th Street in Boone County about 8 p.m. Sunday, bringing the volunteer fire departments of Woodward and Bouton to the scene with tankers and ATVs. There were no known injuries...
Two vehicles collided about 5 p.m. Saturday at the interesection of Iowa Highway 141 and Iowa Highway 144. There were no injuries in the incident, which involved a 2017 Dodge Charger, driven by Aaron Craig Lopez of Perry, and a...
The Perry Firefighters Association cooked up a steaming heap of biscuits and gravy Saturday for a fire-gear fundraiser. About 60 hungry diners attended the event, with their free-will donations going toward bunker gear -- personal protective equipment (PPE) -- and...
https://youtu.be/MX9Bo1dXu-w A large number of ballplayers, parents, grandparents and family friends gathered Saturday at the Perry Middle School gym for the opening ceremonies of the 2019 Perry Little League season. Perry Little League Board member Jason Levan was the master of...