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Longtime Jefferson City Council member Larry Teeples, 77, of Jefferson has been charged with extortion after allegedly telling Jefferson Police Chief Mark Clouse that he would no longer support the police department in council votes unless officers backed away...
The Greene County Democrats’ inaugural Groundhog Day Dinner Feb. 2 drew not only local Democrats but also guests from surrounding counties, District 39 Rep. Karin Derry (D-Johnston), District 29 Rep. Wes Breckenridge (Jasper County) and J.D. Scholten, contender for...
Timothy J. Farmer of Perry has been hired as the Greene County Assistant Attorney. He first day on the job was Wednesday, Dec. 19. Farmer is familiar with Greene County, having worked as a defense attorney on several Greene...
The 2020 presidential campaign started Aug. 9 in Greene County with a trio of mid-term candidates sharing equal billing. Democrat Congressman John Delaney of Maryland, who declared his candidacy for president a year ago, was listed at the top of...
James Exline, 47, was sentenced in Greene County District Court Monday to a total of 75 years in prison for the sexual abuse of his daughter, 12-year-old Paige Exline. Judge James Drew, who presided over the jury trial in Waverly...
Travelers between Perry and Grand Junction will want to give themselves extra time to get to their destination once planned road work begins on Iowa Highway 144. The Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) hopes to start an asphalt overlay project...
Chuck and Carla Offenburger of Cooper were presented with the 2018 Greene County Impact Award Sunday at a ceremony in the courthouse rotunda in Jefferson. About 30 friends and relatives attended the afternoon event. Longtime Greene County radio personage Jerry...
What meteorologist John McLaughlin called a “twisting storm” passed through Jefferson shortly after 6 p.m. Friday night, causing damage in roughly two blocks on both sides of the Union Pacific railroad tracks from just east of the Iowa Highway...
Voters in the Greene County Community School District approved a $21.48 million bond issue Tuesday to fund construction of a new high school with a career center adjacent, and to renovate the current high school as a middle school. The...
The Greene County Board of Supervisors' public hearing last Monday morning on a hog CAFO proposed for construction in Greenbrier Township proved two things: many rural residents are angry when people can smell the profits of confined animal feeding...