Dubuque County Newswire (Page 8)

Dubuque County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dubuque County, IA. (Page 8)

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  1. Iowa Sheriff's Dept to Train with Virtual Firearms SimulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KAAL-TV Austin

    The Dubuque County Sheriff's Department is getting a virtual firearms simulator that will put deputies close to dangerous situations without actually placing them in the line of fire. The Telegraph Herald reports that the department has partnered with Northeast Iowa Community College to purchase an immersive simulator from Arizona-based VirTra.

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  2. VirTra Simulator training Dubuque County officersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | KCRG

    ... in the next couple months, Dubuque will get a simulator of its own. Northeast Iowa Community College and the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office are each paying $170,000 and the state is providing another $80,000. The key idea behind the simulator is ...

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  3. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... through scenarios that could be real life scenarios when they could encounter everyday on the streets," said Dubuque County Sheriff, Don Vrotsos. The shooting simulator by VirTra creates a 300 degree view. There are over 100 scenarios, from a school ...

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  4. CPAT Impact on Heritage TrailRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | Planning

    Heritage Trail is a 26-mile multi-use recreational trail that follows an abandoned railroad right-of-way and extends all the way through Dubuque County, Iowa connecting the cities of Dubuque on the Mississippi River and Dyersville where the Field of Dreams baseball diamond is located. A newly formed regional planning group, the Dubuque Smart Planning Consortium, requested the Community Planning Assistance Teams program's assistance.

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  5. Dubuque man arrested on federal meth chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... St., on a federal arrest warrant charging conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine. Sharkey was taken to the Dubuque County Jail and later turned over to federal authorities. The arrest warrant was issued and executed as part of the ongoing ...

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  6. Dubuque Co. Supervisors deny fertilizer plant rezoning requestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | KCRG

    The Dubuque County Supervisors denied a request from Three Rivers FS to rezone ten acres of land near Dyersville for a fertilizer plant. According to our coverage partner KDTH radio, the board voted 2-1 against rezoning it from agricultural to industrial.

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  7. Dubuque County purchases firearms training simulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | KCRG

    Deputies with the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office will soon train for real-world shooting situations by using virtual reality. The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office and Northeast Iowa Community College are teaming up with the state to buy a firearms training simulator.

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  8. Rural Dubuque man accused of firing handgun near wife, sonRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... and son. Thomas Steines is charged with intimidation with a dangerous weapon and other crimes. He remained in Dubuque County custody Thursday. Online court records don't list the name of an attorney who could speak for Steines. Court documents say ...

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  9. Dubuque man accused of firing shots at wife, sonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | KCRG

    A Dubuque County man is accused of firing shots at his wife and son and then pointing a gun at sheriff's deputies. The charges against 67-year-old Thomas Steines include intimidation with a dangerous weapon and assault on a peace officer.

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  10. Rural Dubuque man charged after shooting, standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | KCRG

    A rural Dubuque man faces multiple charges after a shooting and standoff at a home on Barony Drive just off John F. Kennedy Road on April 27. Dubuque County Sheriff's Deputies say 67-year-old Thomas Steines had gotten into an argument with his wife. He reportedly fired a gun in her direction three times.

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  11. Iowa Rail Safety Study: Dubuque County Vulnerable for Another SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Insurance Journal West

    A recent Iowa rail safety study says Dubuque County remains vulnerable to crude oil or biofuels spills more than a year after several railcars carrying ethanol derailed along the Mississippi River. The state's Department of Transportation and Homeland Security and Emergency Management Department released the study last week, the Telegraph Herald reports.

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  12. Former Dubuque Police Officer won't spent time in prison for sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | KCRG

    ... and his plight to change the laws.He signed a deal with a publisher and expects to release the book in 2017. Dubuque County Attorney Ralph Potter said he is happy Judge Ackley stuck to the terms of the plea deal, instead of agreeing to a lesser ...

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  13. Study calls Dubuque County vulnerable for another rail spillRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A recent Iowa rail safety study says Dubuque County remains vulnerable to crude oil or biofuels spills more than a year after several railcars carrying ethanol derailed along the Mississippi River. The Telegraph Herald reports that the state's Department of Transportation and Homeland Security and Emergency Management Department released the study last week.

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  14. First-in-the-nation study examines train derailment risk in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Mississippi River 10 miles north of Dubuque. At least three cars caught fire and some slipped into the river. Dubuque County is one of the counties considered to be at high risk for serious problems if a derailment happens. The study looked at gaps ...

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  15. Dubuque's Planned Parenthood is officially closedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    This move being supported by those who are pro-life advocates, like the organization, Dubuque County Right To Life. "This is a victory for women and their unborn children," said Marian Bourek, executive director of the organization.

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  16. Firefighters respond to barn fire in Dubuque CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | KCRG

    Fire crews responded to the Simon Cattle Company in Farley before 4:00 p.m. on Saturday. The barn was still actively burning about an hour after crews arrived on scene. No one was injured. Fire investigators have not said if any animals were inside the barn when the fire started.

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  17. Police say Dubuque man assaulted three officers during arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... but during the struggle another officer suffered a shoulder injury. Walker was eventually taken to the Dubuque County Jail. Court documents say Walker also threw his head backward striking the face of a third officer while being taken to jail. ...

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  18. Police say Dubuque man assaulted 3 officers during arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KSFY

    ... ested, but during the struggle another officer suffered a shoulder injury. Walker was eventually taken to the Dubuque County Jail. Court documents say Walker also threw his head backward striking the face of a third officer while being taken to jail.

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  19. Dubuque man assaulted three officers during arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | KCRG

    ... d arrested. During the struggle, a second officer sustained a shoulder injury. After being transported to the Dubuque County jail, Walker continued to be uncooperative, refusing to walk and having to be transported using a wheelchair.

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  20. New President, CEO of Mississippi River Museum and Dubuque County historical societyRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | KCRG

    Dr. Robert Davis, has accepted the position of President & CEO of the Dubuque County Historical Society and the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium . Davis spend the last 10 years as president and CEO of the Zoological Society of Milwaukee.

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