Cerro Gordo County Newswire

Cerro Gordo County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cerro Gordo County, IA.

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  1. Man pleads not guilty to child sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KIMT

    24-year-old Daniel Wigant is charged in Cerro Gordo County with two counts of 2nd degree sexual abuse and two counts of lascivious acts with a child. The alleged offenses happened on July 10 and 16. Charges were filed on August 2 by the Clear Lake ...

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  2. Cancer-fighting campaign exceeds expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | KIMT

    ... corporate sponsorships this year, and that, combined with team fundraising, helped us exceed our goal." "Cerro Gordo County has proven once again how important continuing the fight against cancer is," said American Cancer Society Community Manager ...

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  3. Man arrested in north Iowa on sexual abuse chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | KIMT

    KIMT NEWS 3 - A 24 year old man is being held in Cerro Gordo County jail, and is facing some serious charges. Daniel Wigant is facing two counts of lascivious acts with a child and two 2nd degree sexual abuse charges.

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  4. 2 vehicle crash in Clear LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | KIMT

    ... d one rolled into the ditch. The trucks are badly damaged but nobody was injured. The Iowa State Patrol, Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's Office, and Clear Lake Police, Fire and Ambulance all responded to the scene. The crash remains under investigation.

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  5. Fire at Landfill of North IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | KIMT

    ... garbage dump last night. No one was injured in the blaze. Firefighters were assisted by deputies from the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's office.

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  6. Food borne illness at fairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | KIMT

    KIMT News 3- According to the Centers for Disease Control 1-6 people will get sick from food poisoning throughout the year, and that number goes up during fair season. "If you are purchasing food from a vendor or a mobile unit, which happens all the time, just make sure you are watching how your food is prepared", says Brian Hanft, Environmental Food Service Manager for the Cerro Gordo County department of Public Health.

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  7. Insects are invading fields earlier this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | KIMT

    ... leaves and that causes dehydration and eventually it can ruin the plant," explains John Sjolinder, the Cerro Gordo County ISU Extension Director. But, even though the bug can ruin the crops, which can come at a cost, protecting the plants can be a ...

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  8. CR B35 project in the works for summer of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | KIMT

    ... summer. The project is expected to span from Mason City to Clear Lake on County Road B35. On Tuesday, the Cerro Gordo County Board of Supervisors will be meeting with county engineers to learn more about what the project will entail, and officials ...

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  9. a Clinton Mocks Her Email Scandal; FBI, Intel Agencies Not LaughingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Breitbart.com

    ... Republican's got." [] "The email thing is a witch hunt and it won't hurt her," said John Stone, who's the Cerro Gordo County Democratic chairman. The funny thing about the level of delusion these people have forced themselves into is the notion that ...

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  10. Cerro Gordo Co. looking for suggestions on speed trailer locationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | KIMT

    Now, your neighbors will have a say in where you could get pulled over. The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's Office is asking for feedback on where they should place a speed trailer.

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  11. Cerro Gordo County suggested for mall shooting trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | KIMT

    A motion has been filed to move to another county the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting a woman inside an Iowa mall. The motion was filed Tuesday in Johnson County District Court for 22-year-old Alexander Kozak.

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  12. Iowa Mall Shooting Trial Could Move to Cerro Gordo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | KAAL-TV Austin

    A motion has been filed to move to another county the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting a woman inside an Iowa mall. The motion was filed Tuesday in Johnson County District Court for 22-year-old Alexander Kozak.

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  13. Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | KIMT

    ... e injuries were superficial, no medical treatment was needed for any of the passengers or the driver. The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's Office is reminding drivers not to swerve to avoid hitting a deer, but instead drive straight and strike the deer.

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  14. One of nine pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | KIMT

    No sentencing date has been set. Mugan was arrested on May 28, the same day eight other people were picked up on outstanding warrants in Cerro Gordo County.

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  15. Well Water Testing-NrvoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | KIMT

    ... say they have found some concerning results. "We don't see a lot of issues with nitrates luckily here in Cerro Gordo County in private wells, but we do see issues with arsenic. About a third of the wells in the county do you have elevated or unsafe ...

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  16. Man arrested in north Iowa for sexual abuse chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | KIMT

    KIMT NEWS 3 - A 24 year old man is being held in Cerro Gordo County jail, and is facing some serious charges. Daniel Wigant is facing two counts of lascivious acts with a child and two 2nd degree sexual abuse charges.

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  17. 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Messenger

    The Foster Grandparents celebrated 50 years of volunteerism and helping students Wednesday, with more than 275 volunteers from across the state gathering at Fort Frenzy's Cardiff Center. "This month is the 50th anniversary of the original legislation that created Foster Grandparents," Jeanine Nemitz, Fort Dodge Foster Grandparents director, said.

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  18. New Lyme disease dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | KIMT

    ... across the state. North Iowa is not seeing nearly as many cases of Lyme disease. In the area surrounding Cerro Gordo County, there are only three probable cases with nothing confirmed. The good news is, the end of tick season is approaching.

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  19. Auto accident in Worth CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | KIMT

    The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's Office and Iowa State Patrol are on the scene. There are no reported injuries.

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  20. Bill Schickel wins Mason City Special ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | KIMT

    The votes are counted, and it looks like Bill Schickel will be filling a vacant city council seat in Mason City. According to the Cerro Gordo County Auditor, as of Tuesday night, the unofficial election results show Schickel winning the at-large council seat with 1,938 votes, or about 75% of the total vote.

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