Franklin County Newswire (Page 3)

Franklin County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, IA. (Page 3)

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  1. Hampton woman pleads not guilty to hurting her nieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | KIMT

    The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says Torres was taking care of her 7-year-old niece on May 14 when Torres pushed her down hard in the bathroom. According to court documents, the shove caused the girl significant harm and put her in a coma on life support for a few days.

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  2. Pasco teachers aide charged with sending nude photos, having sex with 15-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... and 15, also reported having a similar relationships with Megan Deleon, 25, of Pasco. The first teen told a Franklin County sheriff's deputy that his relationship with Deleon started when she messaged him via the social media messaging app Snapchat, ...

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  3. Man crashes into a backhoe in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | KIMT

    The Iowa State Patrol says the piece of construction equipment was parked partially on the shoulder and partially on Balsam Avenue, just south of Meservey. It had a flashing amber warning light.

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  4. 15th annual KGLO Tractor Ride June 13-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | KIMT

    The 15th annual KGLO Tractor Ride will take place June 13-15 and will start at the Franklin County Fair Grounds at 7 a.m. in Hampton. More than 80 tractors took a ride around the North Iowa on Monday.

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  5. Police: a High-risk stopa related to shooting in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | KIMT

    This vehicle stopped by Mason City police Sunday evening matched the description of a vehicle involved in a shooting in Hampton. Police say this vehicle turned out to be unrelated, and the driver was allowed to leave.

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  6. Prestage discussions continue in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | KIMT

    Ron Raney, Board President of Hampton-Dumont Community Schools said bringing a pork processing plant to Franklin County would boost the local economy. "We're not an area that has in recent history experienced a lot of population growth and this has the potential to bring a lot of families into our area," said Raney.

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  7. News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 9:40 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... force that resulted in bodily injury. GENEVA, Iowa (AP) - A parolee accused of burning an icehouse in Franklin County has pleaded guilty. Online court records say Brandon Deetz is scheduled to be sentenced June 23. Authorities say Deetz was on ...

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  8. Iowa parolee pleads guilty to Franklin County icehouse fireRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Online court records say 27-year-old Brandon Deetz entered the plea Wednesday. Mason City television station KIMT reports that Deetz is scheduled to be sentenced June 23. Authorities say Deetz was arrested after deputies stopped a car that witnesses spotted leaving the fire scene near Geneva on March 9. Deetz was on parole for 2012 arson convictions when he was arrested.

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  9. News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 5:40 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Hampton City Council is supporting the possibility of locating a pork plant in Franklin County. The council voted unanimously Thursday to send a letter to county supervisors, telling them of the council's support for beginning negotiations with representatives of Prestage Farms.

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  10. Hampton City Council supports Prestage FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KIMT

    HAMPTON, Iowa- The Hampton City Council voted in support of Franklin County Supervisors to begin negotiations with Prestage Farms on Thursday. "This is an agriculture community, we're the number two swine production in the state and we're very proud of that," said Hampton Mayor Brook Boehler.

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  11. Market to MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | KDIN-TV Johnston

    ... Land O'Lakes announced a partnership Wednesday to improve water quality in farm country, leveraging the... Franklin County officials have talked to a North Carolina-based company about locating a pork plant in the northern Iowa county... Federal ...

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  12. Franklin County officials talk to company about hog plantRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | KCRG

    Franklin County officials have talked to a North Carolina-based company about locating a pork plant in the northern Iowa county. Karen Mitchell is director of Franklin County Development Association and she says county supervisors requested the meeting after Mason City in neighboring Cerro Gordo County earlier this month turned down Prestage Foods' plan for the $240 million plant.

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  13. Another North Iowa county is talking to Prestage FoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KIMT

    Franklin County Development Association Executive Director Karen Mitchell is confirming that a meeting with Prestage Foods took place on Tuesday, May 24, at the Latimer Community Center. She says they reached out to the company to "have a conversation without all the noise" and learn what the company needed.

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  14. Iowa abuse case 'one of the most severe' deputies have seenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    "This is one of the most severe cases that we've had in Franklin County," said Linn Larson, Franklin County Sheriff's Office. "The child did not sustain the injuries from a slip, trip or fall.

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  15. Mother Blames DHS for Putting Her 5-Year-Old in Hands of Alleged AbuserRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... force trauma to the skull and some other injuries to the body also," said Chief Deputy Linn Larson, at the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office charged Torres with child endangerment with serious injury and willful ...

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  16. North Iowa woman accused of hurting her neiceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | KIMT

    ... Children's Hospital in Des Moines. After an investigation, charges were filed against Torres on Monday. The Franklin County Sheriff's Office says Torres is the aunt of the victim and was taking care of the girl at the time of the incident.

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  17. Kyle Flack, who killed 3 adults and a toddler, sentenced to the death ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    Franklin County District Court Judge Eric Godderz on Wednesday morning imposed the death penalty on Kyle Trevor Flack in the shotgun slaying of a young mother and her 18-month-old in 2013. The judge also sentenced Flack to 22 years and three months for the second-degree murder conviction of one man, and a life sentence with parole eligibility only after serving 25 years for a fourth murder conviction.

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  18. Iowan accused of poisoning plot gets new trial dateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Cases have been consolidated and a new trial starting date has been scheduled for an Osage man accused of sex abuse and of a plan to poison the person he's accused of abusing. The Mason City Globe Gazette reports that Mark Retterath will be tried in Franklin County on one count of attempted murder, one of second-degree sexual abuse, three counts of third-degree sexual abuse, one count of solicitation to commit murder and one count of solicitation to commit a felony.

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  19. Trial in Iowa poisoning plot delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Cases have been consolidated and a new trial starting date has been scheduled for an Osage man accused of sex abuse and of a plan to poison the person he's accused of abusing. The Mason City Globe Gazette reports that Mark Retterath will be tried in Franklin County on one count of attempted murder, one of second-degree sexual abuse, three counts of third-degree sexual abuse, one count of solicitation to commit murder and one count of solicitation to commit a felony.

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    May 12, 2016 | KIMT

    ... the person is at and start our patient care," Anderson said. "We can talk to Floyd County, Worth County, Franklin County, and Hancock County pretty easily, but if you get further than that, the radio isn't going to reach that far. You're probably ...

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