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Clarke County Newswire

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  1. Could happen anywhereRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Http

    ... of its tongue. If you think animal abuse can't happen here, you'd be wrong. Animal abuse is prevalent, even in Clarke County. Joy Durham, manager of Clarke County Animal Shelter, said there's a lot of animal torture and cruelty in the state of Iowa, ...

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  2. Community partnerships and prideRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Http

    ... urthouse lawn, spurred by Osceola Chamber Main Street's design committee. The design committee teamed up with Clarke County Conservation, Osceola FFA and Murray FFA to help revitalize the courthouse lawn through a deconstruction and planting project.

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  3. Proposed Bakken oil pipeline now has time lineRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Messenger

    ... that right could be granted to a commission building a lake. Owners of farmland near Osceola challenged the Clarke County Reservoir Commission's plan to condemn the property to build the 800-acre lake to provide a new drinking water source for the ...

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  4. Frustrations spew forth about new bill during CCRC meetingRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Http

    ... 'we the people.' I'm having a problem with that." This is a statement from Robert Johnson, who attended Clarke County Reservoir Commission's (CCRC) meeting Thursday, June 18, and spoke during public comment. The reservoir is to provide a water ...

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  5. All the delightsRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Http

    ... current location later in the spring. Her store is located on East Washington Street between the offices of Clarke County Publishing and OCMS and Clarke County Development Corporation. Oliver has her baker's license, which means it's legal for her ...

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  6. Final honorRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Http

    ... named George Griffin, killing them both. Eggleston, 50, was a dedicated public servant. He was a two-term Clarke County Sheriff, with his term ending January 1915. From there to the time of his death, Eggleston was Osceola's deputy city marshal. He ...

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  7. Governor Issues Disaster ProclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    A state disaster proclamation has been issued for a south central Iowa county that was hit by bad weather earlier this month. Governor Terry Branstad issued the proclamation of a disaster emergency for Clarke County because of severe weather on May 17, 2015.

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  8. 2015 American Honey Queen to visit OsceolaRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Http

    Gabrielle Hemesath, the 2015 American Honey Queen, will visit Osceola April 27. She will be a guest of the Clarke County Soil and Water Conservation District, speaking to area students about the importance of honeybees to Iowa agriculture and how honeybees are the connection between plants and our plates.

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  9. Hansen, The Advertiser win big at AFCP conference in SavannahRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Http

    ... Papers' (AFCP) conference April 9-11 and came back with some hardware to show for the business' hard work. Clarke County Publishing's free paper “The Advertiser” received first place in the conference's Best of the Best awards for ...

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  10. iVantage names Clarke County Hospital top 100 critical access hospitalRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Http

    Clarke County Hospital in Osceola was recently named one of the iVantage Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals in the United States.

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  11. Iowa Supreme Court favors landowners in CCRC reservoir projectRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Http

    The highest court in the state of Iowa has issued their verdict in the case of the Clarke County Reservoir Commission's reservoir project.

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  12. Clarke County Reservoir Commission v. AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | FindLaw

    CLARKE COUNTY RESERVOIR COMMISSION, Appellee, v. Linda Sue ABBOTT, et al., Defendants, Edwin D. & Deloris A. Robins Revocable Trust and Kyle Robins, Appellants.

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  13. Court: eminent domain laws must be strictly followedRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Messenger

    The Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday that county officials failed to follow state law when preparing to condemn more than 2,000 acres of farmland to build a lake, a decision that puts government agencies on notice that mistakes in eminent domain cases could be costly. Owners of the farmland near Osceola challenged the Clarke County Reservoir Commission's plan to condemn the property to build the 800-acre lake to provide a new drinking water source for the area.

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  14. Courts: Iowa's eminent domain laws must be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    THE COURT RULED IN A CASE FRIDAY IN WHICH PRIVATE OWNERS OF FARMLAND NEAR OSCEOLA CHALLENGED A CLARKE COUNTY RESERVOIR COMMISSION PLAN TO TAKE FARMLAND FOR A NEW 800-ACRE LAKE. THE COURT SAYS ORGANIZATIONS TAKING PRIVATE LAND MUST STRICTLY COMPLY WITH EMINENT DOMAIN LAWS.

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  15. Moulton contractor trial set for JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Home

    A Moulton contractor charged with theft now has a trial date. According to online court records 35-year-old Marvin Todd Lawson is scheduled to be in Clarke County Iowa courtroom on July sixth.

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  16. Osceola man pleads not guilty to double homicide chargesRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Http

    ... the two men were located Sunday, Jan. 25, in a vehicle at 1305 255th Ave., Osceola, in rural northern Clarke County. They were deceased. It appears both victims died of gunshot wounds. According to court documents, a female reported, "Carson spoke ...

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  17. Fry defends 'no' vote on gas tax increaseRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Http

    It quickly became clear during a Feb. 27 Clarke County legislative luncheon that Rep. Joel Fry, R-Osceola, and Sen. Amy Sinclair, R-Allerton, were unhappy with some of the recent actions of their own Republican party.

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  18. Builder Brothers in Trouble in IARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    ... businesses, according to reports and the Better Business Bureau website. Todd is reportedly being held in Clarke County, Iowa, while Anna was transferred to Missouri. The cases against Todd and Anna allege the couple took payments from homeowners to ...

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  19. Loebsack visits Osceola, discusses broadband accessRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2015 | Http

    Access to the Internet has grown exponentially since Iowa entered the digital age, and U.S. Congressman for Iowa's second congressional district Dave Loebsack discussed Internet access and broadband during a Feb. 6 meeting at Clarke County Development Corporation .

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  20. Sutton, Elben plead not guilty to accessory chargesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Http

    ... the two men were located Sunday, Jan. 25, in a vehicle at 1305 255th Ave., Osceola, in rural northern Clarke County. They were deceased. It appears both victims died of gunshot wounds. According to court documents, a female reported, "Carson spoke ...

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