Dakota County Newswire

Dakota County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dakota County, NE.

Results 1 - 20 of 48 in Dakota County, NE

  1. Man killed in 3-vehicle accident, Nebraska authorities sayRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | KHGI

    The Dakota County Sheriff's Office says the accident occurred a little before 12:30 p.m. Tuesday on Nebraska Highway 35 about a mile northeast of Emerson. The Sheriff's Office says an eastbound vehicle sideswiped a westbound van and then spun out of control when it hit water running over the roadway and struck another westbound vehicle.

    Comment?

  2. Man killed in 3-vehicle accident, Nebraska authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    The Dakota County Sheriff's Office says the accident occurred a little before 12:30 p.m. Tuesday on Nebraska Highway 35 about a mile northeast of Emerson.

    Comment?

  3. Dakota City's dangerous animals to be handled by Dakota County SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Until today documents were unclear as to who was responsible in the case of a disturbance caused by wild or dangerous animals, including dogs. Monday afternoon, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners designated the sheriff as the person to deal with such cases in the future.

    Comment?

  4. Dakota City, NE breaks ground for $2.4-million fire hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... for the City of Dakota City. "That's where the county wide sales tax came in and where the taxpayers of Dakota County were able to have their say in whether or not this building would be a possibility. So certainly, the voters of Dakota County ...

    Comment?

  5. One person is dead and two others injured after a house explosion in Nebraska.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... for the handicapped in a city just outside Tokyo in the worst mass killing in generations in Japan. The Dakota County Board of Equalization called an emergency meeting today to address the public's concern about a spike in property taxes. The Dakota ...

    Comment?

  6. Lakeville father pleads guilty in attempted murder-suicide involving 2 young sonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Star Tribune

    A Lakeville man accused of trying to kill himself and his two young sons pleaded guilty Monday to attempted murder. Jay Anthony Ernst, 28, pleaded guilty in Dakota County District Court to two counts of first-degree attempted murder in connection with the October 2015 "apparent suicide attempt that, if successful, would have resulted in the death of Ernst's two children," according to the Dakota County attorney's office.

    Comment?

  7. Furlich Pleads not Guilty in Dakota County CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    The former city clerk of Lawton, Iowa has pleaded not guilty to a Nebraska charge filed in a child sex case. Court documents say Furlich went to Crystal Cove Park in South Sioux City, on June 2nd to meet the boy and authorities arrested Furlich there.

    Comment?

  8. Courtesy: Blake Branch/Dakota County StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... grilled over 80 pounds of pulled pork and eight racks of short ribs for South Sioux City law enforcement. The Dakota County Star says Jensen put together the barbecue to thank the men and women in blue. South Sioux City Police say the outreach from ...

    Comment?

  9. Father, 1-year-old, unborn child killed in Dakota Co. crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... in St. Paul and that the family is ready to let her go. Calderara suffered severe head and neck injuries in a Dakota County crash Monday that killed her 31-year-old husband, Jason Calderara, their 1-year-old daughter Melody and their unborn baby. ...

    Comment?

  10. Minnesota Court of Appeals overturns felony charges in sexting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... show intent to commit a crime. It doesn't fly in this case." That case involved Krista Muccio, a 43-year-old Dakota County middle school lunch lady and a 15-year-old student. In November, 2014, the child's father reported to law enforcement that he ...

    Comment?

  11. Dakota County, NE residents complain about recent property tax hikeRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The Dakota County Board of Equalization called a special meeting, Monday morning, to address the public's concern about a spike in property taxes. The county has seen a six percent increase in property taxes this fiscal year.

    Comment?

  12. Third person dies after Nebraska car crashRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Dakota County Sheriff's Office says Jose Lara, of Council Bluffs, died from his injuries Thursday evening at a hospital. Deputies were called Thursday morning to a crash on U.S. Highway 20 near Jackson, Nebraska.

    Comment?

  13. Iowa Driver Charged With Vehicular Homicide InaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Charges have been filed against an Iowa man in a fatal northeast Nebraska crash. At around 3:45 a.m. Thursday, the Dakota County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene of a single-vehicle crash near Jackson, NE.

    Comment?

  14. Driver arrested in fatal crash near Jackson, NebraskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... Center by Ponca Rescue. They crashed after swerving to avoid a deer on Highway 20 early Thursday morning. Dakota County Sheriff's Office that two females, and 57-year-old-Connie Fauzae and nine-year-old Espionza Lara were pronounced dead at the ...

    Comment?

  15. 9-year-old girl dies in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KLKN

    Two Council Bluffs residents, including a 9-year-old girl, have died in an early-morning crash in Nebraska. The Dakota County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called around 3:30 a.m. Thursday to a single-vehicle crash on U.S. Highway 20 near Jackson, Nebraska.

    Comment?

  16. Lawton Council Removes Furlich from City Clerk DutiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    THE LAWTON CITY COUNCIL HAS PASSED A RESOLUTION TO FIRE THEIR CITY CLERK WHO IS IN JAIL IN DAKOTA COUNTY, NEBRASKA.

    Comment?

  17. Furlich Arraignment Set for July 20THRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    A LAWTON, IOWA MAN HAS WAIVED HIS RIGHT TO A PRELIMINARY HEARING IN DAKOTA COUNTY COURT AND HAS BEEN BOUND OVER TO DISTRICT COURT IN NEBRASKA.

    Comment?

  18. Iowa clerk accused of seeking sex with underage Nebraska boyRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2016 | KHGI

    ... et with the boy. He was met by police and arrested. Furlich is being held on $250,000 bail. He remained in the Dakota County Jail on Sunday and could not be reached for comment.

    Comment?

  19. Man enters six homes in bizarre night, Dakota County charges sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | TwinCities

    A 6-year-old girl woke up feeling crowded in bed one recent night, only to discover she was pushing against a strange man who had climbed in between her and her 11-year-old sister, according to charges filed last week in Dakota County District Court. The girls' home was one of six that Tyler Raphael Rodriguez is accused of entering during the wee hours of May 7 in Inver Grove Heights.

    Comment?

  20. Genealogy Query - KNUDSENRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | Cousinconnect.com

    ... other was 15 at the time of my birth. My adoption was private through an attorney. My adoptive family was from Dakota county in Nebraska. I am looking for any medical or genetic information. I am open to meeting with any birth family.

    Comment?