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Council Bluffs, Iowa is located in Pottawattamie County. Zip codes in Council Bluffs, IA include 51502, 51501, and 51503. The median home price in Council Bluffs is $121,500 which is roughly $81/per square foot. More Council Bluffs information.

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Monday | The Messenger

Doty named acting FD police chief

Assistant Police Chief Kevin Doty became the acting police chief in Fort Dodge as a result of action by the City Council Monday night.

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Monday Aug 25 | North Platte Bulletin

Women sentenced on federal fraud charges

Two women were sentenced Thursday to prison for wire fraud in a conspiracy that called people and claimed to represent a friend or family member in need of money.

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Monday Aug 25 | Testudo Times

Where all of Randy Edsall's recruits are coming from in maps

There is no surprise the highest concentration of recruits come from the DMV, but what does the geographical concentration look like? Over his five years of recruiting at Maryland, Randy Edsall has attracted 97 players to suit up for the Terps.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Great Bend Tribune

Barton falls in straight sets to No. 3 Johnson County

The Barton Community College volleyball team found the trip to Iowa this past weekend to be rough going as the Lady Cougars dropped all four matches of the Reiver Classic hosted by Iowa Western in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

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CBS News

Rand Paul: Bring on "war hawk" Hillary Clinton in 2016

In this file photo, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks to the media at the Pottawattamie County Republican headquarters Aug. 4, 2014, in Council Bluffs, Iowa.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Messenger

The privilege to serve'

Fort Dodge Police Chief Tim Carmody said had he been able to find time to write a farewell letter to the community he has served for four years, he would have titled it "the privilege to serve."

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

City records building burns on day auditors planned visit

KCCI has learned the fire happened just hours before state auditors were set to arrive.

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SFGate

Man gets life for 2003 Council Bluffs slaying

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

Spies

To Hope and Matthew Spies of Council Bluffs, a girl, Grace Esther Spies, 9 pounds, 8.8 ounces, born Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Bergan Mercy Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska.

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The Fairfield Ledger

Eagles Club

The 106th annual Fraternal Order of Eagles Iowa State Aerie concention and 64th annual Iowa State Auxiliary convention were held June 18-21 in Des Moines.

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WOWT-TV Omaha

The Future Is Now In Council Bluffs

The year 2030 sounds far off, but Council Bluffs is preparing for how the city will look in 16 years.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Ex-Iowa doctor agrees to deal in sexual abuse case

A former Council Bluffs doctor sentenced to prison for possession of child pornography has agreed to a plea deal in a separate case.

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WOWT-TV Omaha

Roofer Wanting Money Down Not Up Front

A roofer attempting to get money from customers with hail damage could get nailed with citations.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

KSCJ-AM Sioux City

Sheriff Says Aclu Immigration Detainee Concerns not True Locally

The American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa says officials at 22 county jails, including Woodbury, are refusing to accept requests from federal immigration authorities to hold people in jail without a court order.

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KETV-TV

Amputees tee off at Council Bluffs Country Club

OMAHA AMPUTEES. A MISSING BODY PART DOESN'T MEAN YOU SHOULD MISS OUT ON LIFE. KETV NEWSWATCH SEVEN'S DAVE ROBERTS JOINS US LIVE WITH THIS NEW STORY.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Messenger

Thank you, Chief Carmody

While one might be tempted to focus on the loss, I prefer to take a more thankful and positive view.

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The Navajo Times

Woodbury County hikes fee for juvenile offenders

Starting Aug. 24, the northwestern Iowa county will charge agencies $150 a day per young person, up from the current $100, the Sioux City Journal reported .

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Western Iowa woman killed in crash

A western Iowa woman has died in a two vehicle crash that has left another man fighting for his life in an Omaha, Nebraska hospital.

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The Miami Herald

Retired Council Bluffs mayor to seek new office

The Council Bluffs Nonpareil reports that Tom Hanafan - who retired as mayor of the western Iowa city in January after 25 years - is now running for the Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

KETV-TV

Former doctor gets 10 years for possession of child pornography

A former Council Bluffs doctor received the absolute maximum sentence allowed under a plea agreement for possession of child pornography.

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Flash Flood Watch for Pottawattamie County was issued at August 28 at 4:10AM CDT

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