Black Hawk County Newswire

Black Hawk County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Black Hawk County, IA.

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  1. Holmes found not guilty in murder retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... eople of Waterloo continue to ask questions, and hopefully get some answers." All hands were deck from the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office, as dozens of officers escorted both sides to the parking lot to contain the chaos.

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  2. Jury in 2nd trial finds Waterloo man not guilty in killingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KCRG

    The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports the Black Hawk County jury on Wednesday found 25-year-old Perquondis Holmes not guilty of first-degree murder in the death of 18-year-old Dae'Quan Campbell in November 2013.

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  3. Case goes to jury in man's second trial for Waterloo slayingRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Jurors are scheduled to resume deliberations Wednesday in the second homicide trial of a Waterloo man who previously was convicted of fatally shooting another man. The case against 25-year-old Perquondis Holmes went to the Black Hawk County jury Tuesday after closing arguments.

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  4. Early morning chase ends in Black Hawk countyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KCRG

    ... rning according to the Grundy County Sheriff's Office. The chase started in Reinbeck, past Hudson and into Black Hawk County -- ending on Eldora Road near the the intersection with West Shaulis Road, somewhere between Hudson and Waterloo.

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  5. Feds force closure of Waterloo yard waste siteRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    ... then. With fall leaf raking season rapidly approaching, Rice said he is considering two options: use the Black Hawk County landfill or to create a new city-managed site. Using the landfill's composting site won't involve any development costs, but ...

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  6. Popular yard waste dump closing in WaterlooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... it's free and it saves me a lot of money." What will happen now ? Well, the city says people can use the Black Hawk County Landfill, but that has restricted hours, or the Public Works Committee also proposed creating a new site for an estimated ...

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  7. Closing arguments set in Waterloo homicide trialRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Closing arguments are scheduled Friday in the trial of a man charged with murder in eastern Iowa's Black Hawk County. Steven Fordyce Jr. has been charged with shooting to death Donald Harrington following a neighborhood dispute on Aug. 14 last year.

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  8. Offender fails to return to Waterloo Work Release FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Waterloo Police and the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office are looking for a man who failed to return to the Waterloo Work Release Facility. Davis has been sentenced to 20 years for assault causing serious injury, theft first degree, theft second degree, burglary second degree, two counts of burglary third degree, and possession of Marijuana.

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  9. Man fails to report to Waterloo Work Release FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | KCRG

    ... s ask for anybody who has information to Davis' whereabouts to report to the Waterloo Police Department or Black Hawk County Sheriff's Department.

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  10. Officials search for Waterloo work release escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... . Anyone with information as to Davis' whereabouts should be reported to the Waterloo Police Department or Black Hawk County Sheriff's Department.

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  11. Black Hawk County inmate fails to return from furloughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Iowa Department of Corrections is looking for a Black Hawk County man who did not return to the Waterloo Work Release Facility after a furlough. Mikal Davis has been serving time for several crimes, including assault and theft.

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  12. Veterans express concerns at VA roundtable led by Senator ErnstRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Veterans from across the state expressed their concerns and frustrations at a VA roundtable led by Senator Joni Ernst today in Cedar Falls. Korean War veteran Sid Morris and Black Hawk County VA director Kevin Dill were also a part of the roundtable.

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  13. Ernst gets earful on vets issues at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Northfield News

    ... the orphans, and we've forgotten that, and until that changes, we can have these (forums) every day," said Black Hawk County VA Director Kevin Dill. Dill joined Lyman Campbell, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran from Waverly, in expressing a frustration ...

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  14. Perquondis Holmes murder trial continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... introduced as part of the prosecution's case showed gang affiliation. A judge granted him a re-trial. Black Hawk County Attorney Brian Williams showed the jury an hour long video of the police questioning. The video showed Investigator Jeff Tyler ...

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  15. Tama County District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Tama News-Herald

    ... court and sentenced to seven days in jail with credit for seven days served and ordered to return to the Black Hawk County residential correctional facility. Court costs and court-appointed attorney fees totaling $60 were assessed to Leavy. On-line ...

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  16. a story yesterdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Daily Kos

    ... she'd be seeing her relatives at her "big family reunion." Later that day, after she showed up late to the Black Hawk County Republican Party dinner in Waterloo, she told a reporter: "We had a big family reunion just north of Waterloo," she said. ...

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  17. Lawsuits show tense relations between police, blacks in IowaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 11 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    This undated booking photo provided by the Black Hawk County Jail in Waterloo, Iowa, shows Justin A. Jones. The city of Waterloo has agreed to settle two lawsuits filed by Jones over incidents in which he was tased and improperly arrested.

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  18. Goodwill Industries joining forces with Black Hawk County Veterans AffairsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 6 | Reinbeck Courier

    Waterloo IA: Goodwill Industries of Northeast Iowa, Inc. is joining forces with the Black Hawk County Veterans Affairs office to address chronic homelessness and transportation needs of area veterans. "Dozens of men and women are experiencing difficulty adjusting to everyday life following their active service," according to Veterans Affairs Executive Director, Kevin Dill.

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  19. Motorcycle crash Friday in Black Hawk CountyRead the original story

    Friday Aug 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Although he received several cuts on his head, a Black Hawk County man refused medical treatment, after losing control of his motorcycle in an accident Friday morning near Evansdale. The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office reports 53-year Todd Caldwell was going too fast and failed to negotiate the I-380 northbound off ramp curve onto River Forest Road in Evansdale.

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  20. Iowa woman leaves hospital asking if she has ZikaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... would've like to just be tested for Zika," said Atkins. "To see if it is or not. Put my mind at ease." The Black Hawk County Health Department announcing tomorrow they will be talking about the Zika virus on a local level.

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