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  1. Second guilty plea in Floyd County crime spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | KIMT

    Authorities say Colten Lee Lindley, 23 of Rockford, and Jason Duane Burnett, 20 of Dumont, stole two Dodge Ram pickup trucks and an International Harvester Tractor. One of the trucks was torn apart and found on fire on a rural Floyd County road.

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  2. Rockford dream season comes to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | KIMT

    CEDAR FALLS, Iowa The Rockford Warriors took to the field for the final time Thursday at the UNI-Dome with hopes of capturing the program's first state title, and only the second in school history. New London jumped out in front early, ultimately defeating Rockford 55-14.

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  3. Student-Athlete of the Week: Rockford's Jacob StaudtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | KIMT

    ROCKFORD, Iowa- The Iowa high school football playoffs get underway this Friday and KIMT is keeping an eye on local teams. Rockford put up more points against Northwood-Kensett than any other team this season making its quarterback our Student-Athlete of the Week.

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  4. Floyd County students learn about grain bin safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | KIMT

    CHARLES CITY, Iowa- After two grain bin deaths occurred in the North Iowa area over the last month dozens of Floyd County students like Alex Havranek of Rockford got a hands on lesson in how to be safe at the annual Floyd County Farms Safety Days. "It's very dangerous to be inside of a grain bin," he said.

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  5. Flood Warning in effect for Cerro Gordo, Floyd, Worth, Franklin, Wright countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | KIMT

    NWS DesMoines ...The Flood Warning has been extended for all or portions of the following rivers in Iowa...Cedar River...Winnebago River...Shell Rock River... Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Black Hawk...Bremer... Butler...Cerro Gordo...Floyd...Worth ...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following rivers in Iowa...West Fork Des Moines River... Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Emmet River forecasts include observed precipitation, as well as expected precipitation over the next 24 hours. ...Flood Warning now in effect until Sunday afternoon... The Flood Warning continues for The Winnebago River at Mason City, or From Beaver Creek near Fertile...to the Shell Rock River near Rockford.

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  6. Warriors ready to take on Don BoscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | KIMT

    ROCKFORD, Iowa- The Warriors have started the season on fire winning their first two games of the season. That's already two more wins than they had all last year as an 11 man team.

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  7. Rockford's Recovery: Despite Earlier Storm Damage, Football Team Gears Up for Home OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | KAAL-TV Austin

    It's been nearly three months since severe storms packing winds of around 75 miles per hour toppled trees, blew bleachers into fences and damaged buildings in the north Iowa community of Rockford. Signs of the storm's wrath remain visible, but despite more work needing to be done at Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock Community School, the Warriors are ready to kick off their football season at home Friday night.

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  8. Separate pleas from duo accused of stealing trucks and burning one of themRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | KIMT

    CHARLES CITY, Iowa A Rockford man charged with 12 crimes in Floyd County is pleading guilty to five of them. Colten Lee Lindley, 23, was arrested in July and accused of working with Jason Duane Burnett, 20 of Rudd, to steal two Dodge Ram Trucks and an International Harvester tractor.

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  9. a Are you from Iowa?a Annual picnic in San Pedro brings out the memories of homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2018 | Press-Telegram

    ... in San Pedro on Saturday, August. 11, 2018. (Photo by Brittany Murray, Press-Telegram/SCNG) JoAnn Lock of Rockford Iowa places her pin on the map along with Iowans and people who love Iowa that attended an Iowa-by-the-Sea Picnic at the U.S.S. IOWA ...

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  10. North Iowa pair accused of more crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | KIMT

    Colten Lee Lindley, 23 of Rockford, and Jason Duane Burnett, 20 of Rudd, were first arrested in July and accused of stealing two Dodge Ram Trucks and an International Harvester tractor. One of the trucks was torn apart and found on fire on a rural Floyd County Road.

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    Jul 27, 2018 | KIMT

    ... also announcing it will not hear appeals from Anthony Gerard Schmitz, 44 of Ionia, and Michael Jon Winters, 64 of Rockford. Schmitz was sentenced in July 2017 to 10 years in prison for child endangerment resulting in serious injury. Floyd County ...

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  12. Another arrest for stolen vehicles in Floyd CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | KIMT

    Jason Duane Burnett, 20 of Rudd, is charged with ongoing criminal conduct, two counts of 1st degree theft, 2nd degree theft, and 4th degree theft. Authorities say Burnett and Colten Lee Lindley, 22 of Rockford, stole two Dodge Ram Trucks and an International Harvester tractor.

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  13. Rockford man arrested for stolen vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | KIMT

    Colton Lee Lindley, 22, was arrested Tuesday and stands accused of five counts of possession of stolen property, 2nd degree arson, and ongoing criminal conduct. Authorities say Lindley was involved with the theft of two Dodge Ram Trucks, a trailer, and an International tractor.

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  14. Iowa Wild Announces Full 2018-19 ScheduleRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2018 | Cityview Online

    ... begins with the first of two three-in-three sets, a road game against Grand Rapids and a home-and-home against Rockford. Iowa then plays back-to-back "school day" games, at Rockford before hosting Bakersfield. The home game against Bakersfield ...

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  15. Rockford still cleaning up after stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | KIMT

    The Floyd County town of Rockford has come a long way since a storm over a week ago left behind a trail of destruction. Many of the larger trees that were damaged by strong winds have been hauled off, but there are still some branches needing to be cut.

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  16. Clarksville students help Rockford clean up after major storm damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Clarksville students stepped up to help the town of Rockford with cleanup, after their baseball and softball diamonds were damaged from last weekend's storms. The Rudd Rockford Marble Rock Community School District says they're dealing with $250,000 to $300,000 worth of damage.

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  17. Occupied truck lifted during storm in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The Messenger

    A northern Iowa man was driving through a storm when his truck was lifted in the air and carried into a farm field. Parker Brumm left Rockford on Saturday before the storm became severe to visit a friend in Nora Springs.

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    Jun 14, 2018 | KIMT

    ROCKFORD, Iowa- Dozens of people are picking up the pieces after Mother Nature made a mess of the Rudd Rockford Marble Rock school ground. And there was a lot of work to be done.

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  19. Rockford 'a special community and we know it' as cleanup continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | KIMT

    ROCKFORD, Iowa- Dozens of people are picking up the pieces after Mother Nature made a mess of the Rudd-Rockford-Marble Rock school ground. And there was a lot of work to be done.

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  20. Volunteers requested to help with storm damage cleanup at Rockford Senior HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | KIMT

    ROCKFORD, Iowa A call is out for volunteers to help with storm cleanup at Rockford Senior High on Thursday at 9:00 am. The Rockford Warriors tweeted an announcement from administration Tuesday, asking community members, staff, students, and teachers to bring rakes, gloves, brooms, and anything else that will help with picking up debris around the school.

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