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  1. State commission approves full funding for Solon's second stoplightRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 11 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    The city of Solon keeps moving on up, getting approved for state funding on Tuesday to become a two-stoplight town. The Iowa Department of Transportation's Transportation Commission on Tuesday approved granting the city $217,000 for construction at the intersection of Highway 1 and 5th Street to improve safety.

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  2. Plein Air artists brave cold, produce 24 artworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 11 | Http

    ... sold. The sales should help bring these artists back to Bloomfield for future events," she said. Jeff Allen from Solon won first place; Larry Siwek of Quincy, Ill., took second. Gin Lammert of Pulaski placed third, and honorable mentions were ...

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  3. Fort Dodgea s Ayala wins title in IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Messenger

    ... with 231 team points. Christian Brothers College won the title with 299. Scott West (271.5) was second, followed by Solon (260), Lisbon (251), Fennimore (247) and Osage (233). In the final round, Ayala pinned Cedar Rapids Prairie's Austin Kegley in ...

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  4. Six Dodgers undefeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Messenger

    ... sit in sixth place with 120 points. Fennimore (145) is out in front. Scott West (136.5) is second, followed by Solon (134.5), Christian Brothers (132) and Lisbon (126.5). We're in pretty good shape, given we have two open weights and Levi (Egli), ...

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  5. Third victim dies after two-vehicle accident south of SolonRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 22 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... uthbound when it crossed the center line and struck a northbound Kia Sportage being driven by 50-year-old Kirk Flom of Solon.

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  6. 3rd person dies of injuries from car wreck in Johnson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics for treatment. The crash happened on Highway 1 south of 210th Street NE near Solon around 8:30 p.m. on Nov. 15. Tori Smith, 30, of Mediapolis, was driving in the southbound lane and crossed the center line, ...

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  7. Authorities ID 2 killed, 1 injured in eastern Iowa crashRead the original story

    Friday Nov 16 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The crash occurred around 8:30 p.m. Thursday on Iowa Highway 1, just south of Solon in Johnson County. The Courier cites the Iowa State Patrol in reporting that 30-year-old Tori Sabin Smith, of Mediapolis, was driving a minivan southbound on Highway 1 when she crossed the center line and hit a northbound car driven by 50-year-old Kirk Flom, of Solon.

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  8. Two killed in two-vehicle accident south of SolonRead the original story

    Friday Nov 16 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    The head-on collision happened just after 8:30pm on Highway 1 just south of 210th Street. The Iowa State Patrol says a Dodge Caravan being driven by 30-year-old Tori Sabin Smith of Mediapolis was travelling southbound when it crossed the center line and struck a northbound Kia Sportage being driven by 50-year-old Kirk Flom of Solon.

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  9. Authorities say 2 killed, 1 injured in eastern Iowa crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 16 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The crash occurred around 8:30 p.m. Thursday on Iowa Highway 1, just south of Solon in Johnson County. The Iowa State Patrol says a southbound vehicle crossed the center line and struck an oncoming vehicle.

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  10. Police LogRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... Damages were more than $1,500, and a state report was filed. There was no medical transport. Heather Bolin, of Solon, was cited for failure to yield upon entering a through highway. A Chevrolet Silverado was towed by a towing company. A Ford ...

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  11. 1) Man charged after chase on Highway 1 near SolonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | KCRG

    Officers with the Mount Vernon Police Department saw a car stopped in the 200 block of 1st Street W without their headlights on but their hazard lights working at around 8:15 p.m. Officers say they then tried to conduct a traffic stop after they saw the car accelerate quickly, squealing his tires, and leaving the area. The car then went southbound on Highway 1 from Highway 30, getting to 110 mph in a 55 mph zone.

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  12. Miscues hurt Sabers in district openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | Observer

    ... six solo tackles. The Knights had dropped their final two non-district games to highly-ranked Cedar Rapids Xavier and Solon squads by a combined score of 95-7, but rolled to a 40-7 road victory over Clinton in their district opener. Assumption lost ...

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  13. Mid-Prairie cross-country runs at SolonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Mid-Prairie's boys and girls cross-country teams ran at the Solon Invitational meet and weathered the oppressiveness of the boiler-like temperature of 90-degree heat. Marie Hostetler, who finished second in 18 minutes, 42 seconds, led the Golden Hawks to a sixth place among the 11 teams.

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  14. RueJean A. HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | Tama News-Herald

    RueJean A. Hill, age 94, longtime Gilman area resident, passed away early in the morning hours of Saturday, September 15th, at the Solon Nursing Care Center in Solon. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 19th, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown.

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  15. Solon High to host Visit Day for current 8th graders not in Solon SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Chagrin Solar Sun

    Solon High School will host a Visit Day on Oct. 3 for current eighth-graders who live in Solon or Glenwillow, but are not attending a school in the Solon School District . Most of the visitors will be eighth-graders in private or parochial schools who might consider enrolling at Solon High as ninth-graders for the 2019-20 school year.

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  16. More young women back for a taste of life as a firefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | KCRG

    ... women firefighters, got together and talked about what we would want if we were younger," she said. Molly Duckett of Solon, who returned this year as a student leader, is leading the class in another way as well. She goes to Des Moines next month to ...

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  17. STC softball closes season to Solon, say good luck to SeniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | Tama News-Herald

    ... those final things," said Saylor Upah. The Trojans officially hung up their jerseys as their season came to an end in Solon on Tuesday, July 3. South Tama was paired with the Solon Spartans for the first round of Regionals. Solon topped STC 9-0. ...

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  18. High school softball: Solon and Mount Vernon split WAMAC doubleheaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | KCRG

    A 24-year-old man with special needs is anxious to hit the streets on his new tricycle. That's after a thief stole his original one three weeks ago.

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  19. STC struggles at Solon, Koch hits first career homerunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Tama News-Herald

    It was a sweep for Solon on Friday, June 8. South Tama travelled to the Solon Nature Complex to face the Solon Spartans for an east meets west conference double header. At the end of the night the Spartans won game one 15-6 and game two 14-4.

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  20. Solon asking county for help in funding splash pad, park improvementsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2018 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    With several other cities in the area already owning splash pads, the city of Solon is seeking some help from the county in getting one of its own. The city is seeking $30,000 in funding from the Johnson County Board of Supervisors for a park improvement project at the Solon Recreation and Nature Area to include a splash pad, restrooms and picnic shelter facility.

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