Dallas County Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dallas County, IA. (Page 2)

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  1. Voters to decide the fate of multimillion-dollar projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... three is proposed is about four minutes longer than it is citywide," Ankeny City Manager David Jones said. In Dallas County, voters will go to the polls for the fourth time to decide the fate of a new law enforcement building that would sit just ...

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  2. Sheriff sees opioid abuse crisis worsening in rural IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Rural Iowa counties aren't immune to the nationwide opioid crisis, one sheriff told KCCI on the 13th annual National Drug Take Back Day. Dallas County Sheriff Chad Leonard said the situation is worsening.

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  3. Authorities say woman robbed pharmacy, stole hydrocodoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A 32-year-old woman has been arrested after police say she robbed a Medicap Pharmacy in Dallas Center. The Dallas County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies were sent just before 7 a.m. Friday to the Dallas Center Medicap Pharmacy at 504 14th St. on reports of a robbery.

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  4. Sheriff: County jail doesn't account for booming populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Dallas County officials say they are in desperate need of a new law enforcement center, and this is the fourth time they've asked for one. "The longer we put it off, the more expensive it's going to be," Leonard said as he spoke at his 90th town hall meeting since the proposal was made.

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  5. Study Shows Economic Clout of Raccoon River Valley Bike TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | WHO-TV

    ... seeing a lot more usage and demand for different services," said Mike Wallace, Executive Director of the Dallas County Conservation Board. "We wanted to see what the numbers were, what the people wanted and how much they're spending." Estimates are ...

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  6. Dallas County 5th Fastest Growing in NationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | WHO-TV

    ... just the local barber's observation; Orr has some numbers to back it up. The latest census bureau data showed Dallas County as the 5th fastest growing county in the nation, but this is nothing new for the people who live there. "Dallas County is ...

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  7. Machete Murders: Man Convicted Of 'House Of Horrors' Hacking Deaths Of ThreeRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    A 25-year-old man accused of the murder his girlfriend, the girlfriend's daughter, and his landlord with a machete was convicted on all three charges of first-degree murder this week in Dallas County, Iowa, the jury taking only two hours to deliberate the young man's fate. Carlos Hernandez-Ventura had relied on a defense of fearing for his his family's life, attempting to convince jurors that he was the victim of his girlfriend's estranged husband, who, the defense alleged, was a drug dealer and had orchestrated and coerced him to carry out the killings.

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  8. Report: Dallas County among fastest-growing US countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    WEBVTT NOLTE TAKES A LOOKAT HOW IT HAS CHANGED OVER THEYEARS.REPORTER: THIS IS DALLAS COUNTYIN 1990, AN AREA WITH MORE FIELDTHAN HOUSES, WHERE PEOPLE LIVETO BE SECLUDED.>> WE LIKE THE PEACE AND QUIETOF IT OUT HERE.YOU REALLY DO HAVE THE BEST OFTWO WORLDS FOR AN EXTRA 10MINUTES RIGHT.STEFFANI: THIS WAS THE BEGINNINGOF THE STORIES OF GROWTH INDALLAS COUNTY.IT SEEMS IT IS CHANGING FASTERTHAN THE WAY WE CHOOSE THE NEWS.IN 2001, WE TOLD YOU ABOUTDALLAS COUNTY'S FINANCIALTROUBLES FROM OVEREXTENDINGITSELF TO KEEP UP WITH GROWTH.>> WE JUST DID NOT EXERCISE OURRESPONSIBILITY QUITE AS WELL ASWE SHOULD HAVE BY SAYING NO AFEW MORE TIMES.STEFFANI: THE COUNTY SAID YES TOTHE $200 MILLION JORDAN CREEKTOWN CENTER WHICH OPENED IN2004.>> WE ARE GETTING MORE AND MOREOF THE AMENITIES.STEFFANI: WAUKEE MAYOR BILLMOVED TO THE CITY IN1993.A HAVE KEPT UP WITH THERESIDENTIAL BOOM BY CONTINUINGTO BUILD NEW SCHOOLS ... (more)

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  9. Report: Iowaa s Dallas County among fastest-growing U.S. countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | KIMT

    The U.S. Census Bureau says Dallas County was the fifth-fastest-growing county in the nation in the bureau's latest estimate. The bureau says in a report released Wednesday night that from July 1, 2015, to July 1, 2016, Dallas County's population grew by 4.6 percent.

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  10. Census: Des Moines metro is fasting growing city in MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... and will have more on this story later today on the KCCI News App and KCCI 8 News. The U.S. Census Bureau says Dallas County was the fifth-fastest-growing county in the latest population estimate. The bureau says in a report released Wednesday night ...

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  11. Iowa man convicted of hacking 3 to death with macheteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | KCRG

    A 25-year-old man has been convicted of hacking to death his girlfriend, her teenage daughter and the landlord of their home in central Iowa. A Dallas County jury took just two hours Tuesday to find Carlos Hernandez-Ventura guilty of three counts of first-degree murder.

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  12. Woman sentenced in crash that killed WDM officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A Stuart, Iowa, woman was sentenced in Dallas County Thursday in connection with a crash that killed West Des Moines police Sgt. Shawn Miller.

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  13. Police arrest man they say stole shotguns from WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... police crews to block off several apartment complexes nearby for several hours. Gebauer was taken to the Dallas County Jail and charged with third-degree criminal mischief. Police recovered the shotguns, but the robbery still caused a major scare in ...

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  14. Arrest Made in West Des Moines Walmart RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    West Des Moines Police Department officials say Cody Allen Gebauer, 27, was arrested on Sunday. He is charged with third degree criminal mischief and was taken to the Dallas County Jail.

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  15. De Soto Police Chief Gets Social Media's Attention After Helping Stranger in NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | WHO-TV

    "I look at it as part of the job, and I'd like to think any other law enforcement officer would have done the same thing in the same situation," said De Soto Police Chief Dustin Runge. "Last night, around 6:50 p.m., Dallas County Dispatch called me to a man walking on the interstate.

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  16. Man pleads guilty, gets life for 2015 fatal Waukee shootingRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A man charged with killing another man in Waukee has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder and has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. The Des Moines Register reports that 44-year-old Brendan Michael McGuinness, of Waukee, had been set to go to trial Jan. 30, but entered his plea Wednesday in Dallas County.

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  17. Homebuilders' group critical of new Clive construction rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | Hawk Eye

    A homebuilders' group warns new rules in the Des Moines suburb of Clive aimed at preventing excessive stormwater runoff could send the cost of home construction soaring and slow development. Clive's new runoff requirements seek to reduce the volume of water entering Walnut Creek from new construction sites, with the goal to slow flooding and control erosion along the creek's banks.

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  18. Homebuilders' group critical of new Clive construction rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | KCRG

    A homebuilders' group is warning that new rules in the Des Moines suburb of Clive aimed at preventing excessive stormwater runoff could send the cost of home construction soaring and slow development. Clive's new runoff requirements seek to reduce the volume of water entering Walnut Creek from new construction sites, with the goal to slow flooding and control erosion along the creek's banks, the Des Moines Register reported .

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  19. Suspect in Officers' Murders Released from Hospital, Undergoing Police QuestioningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... Greene was identified as a suspect in the murders and about 8 hours after the shooting he was found in Dallas County , in a rural area south of Redfield. He has been hospitalized since then after he suffered a flare-up of a pre-existing medical ...

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  20. Video: After police slayings, woman shares emotional moment with officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... overnight while just sitting in their police cruisers. Authorities say the 46-year-old was captured alive in Dallas County, Iowa, Wednesday morning after he flagged down a state employee on a road and asked to call 911. He was taken to a hospital in ...

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