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Tama County District Court
Williams pleaded guilty to June 18 charges of domestic abuse assault - 2nd offense and two counts of child endangerment - substantial risk.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Toledo City Council meets tonight (July 28) at Reinig-Toledo Civic Center
Toledo City Council regularly scheduled meetings will begin one hour earlier effective tonight, Monday, July 28. The long-standing 7 p.m. starting time was switched to 6 p.m. on a council voice vote during their July 14 meeting.
Tama to offer CodeRed alerts
Tama residents will soon be able to receive CodeRed alerts. The Tama City Council voted 4-1 Monday night to pay to join the system which activates telephone alerts to anyone who requests them by providing their telephone number.
Iowa Disaster Assistance Grants are available in Tama County
Mid-Iowa?Community Action will be administering applications for the Iowa Disaster Assistance Grant to local families in need of assistance due to damage resulting from the storm beginning June 26, 2014.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Gayle brings touch of Nashville to Tama
Crystal Gayle is known for many things. Her luxurious long black hair might be her most apparent and most striking feature upon first glance.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Questions arise over proposed new multi-family housing in Indian Hills
Plans to build up to a 32-unit multi-family housing complex by a West Des Moines developer was right back before the Tama City Council on Monday night, July 21. Now it looks like the developer will be responsible for a survey of the property.
Excitement promised for Lincoln Highway Buy Ways in Tama
The Lincoln Highway Bridge Park and throughout all of the LH Route in Tama will be host to the annual Buy-Way garage sale.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Tama Co. Pork Producers give Nikki a helping paw
During the Swine Show at the Tama Co. Fair held on Saturday, July 19, the Tama County Pork Producers gave a $1,000 donation to Deputy Joe Quandt and his partner Nikki.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
George Edward Kouba
George Edward Kouba, 90, of rural Garwin, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, under the care of his family and Iowa River Hospice.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Ginger Jefferson ordered to pay restitution
Ginger Lea Jefferson, 58, Toledo, who was sentenced to life imprisonment for 1st degree murder in Tama County District Court on Monday, July 14, was directed to pay restitution by Judge Stephen B. Jackson.
Watch out for: "The Unknowns Freak-Out Roswell" at the Wieting
As you drive by the Wieting Theatre this week, you will observe a lot of activity.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Toledo water rates now up effective July 20
Paying for Toledo's new $3 million water treatment plant falls to the consumers with new rates went into effect on July 20. City council members approved the hike Monday night, July 14, on a 5-0 voice vote following a public hearing at which no comments were heard.
D.A. - Republicans and Tama Pack
For the republicans who don't like illegals. Just wait tell Tama Meat Packing reopens.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Pair of seats open on Tama Soil-Water Board
The seats of two members of the Tama Soil & Water Conservation District Board will expire this year.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Sean Keahna wins Barbeque Championship
Tama-Toledo Area Chamber of Commerce annual BBQ?Contest winners and their sponsors were Arnie Finch, Grinnell Regional Medical Center chef and his assistant, Russ Remme, 2nd place and tie for People's Choice Award- Chimichurri Chicken; Curt Kriegel, USS?Polaris, 3rd place- Pork Loin; Denny Gorsch, Dupont-Pioneer, tie- People's Choice award- ... (more)
Tama Co. Supervisors By: Joyce Wiese
The Tama County Sheriff's quarterly report was reviewed by the Tama County Board of Supervisors Monday morning and approved.
Tama Council opens door for Indian Hills housing
Tama City Council members voted 4-0 Monday night, July 14, to meet a West Des Moines housing developer's proposal about half-way.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Housing location options sought for IPB employees
A second West Des Moines development company's representative was back before the Tama City Council Monday night seeking an option on a city-owned land on the northwest side of the Hills Addition.
Ginger Jefferson sentenced to life in prison
Ginger Lea Jefferson, 58, Toledo, received the mandatory life prison sentence which was handed down by Judge Stephen Jackson Jr. in Tama County District Court in Toledo Monday afternoon, July 14. Jefferson was found guilty of 1st degree murder in the death of her daughter-in-law, Kerry Lea Jefferson, 32, by a jury on May 27. An appeal of the ... (more)
Fine, jail in Skate Park BB incident
Nathaniel James Moritz, 19, rural Chelsea, pled guilty to assault with a dangerous weapon in Tama County District Court on June 26. He was fined $625 and sentenced to 10 days in jail with credit for 10 days already served by Tama County District Court Judge Fae Hoover-Grinde.