Jackson County Newswire

Jackson County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Jackson County, IA.

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  1. Daybook: Recent drunken driving sentencings in the Jackson County areaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The following are drinking and driving sentences from Jackson County District Court. Defendants' home towns were at the time of sentencing.

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  2. Service issues flash flood warnings for southwest IowaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The service says 2 to 4 inches of rain has already fallen across the area where new storms are heading Monday morning. A twister rated EF-1 with peak winds of around 100 mph was on the ground from 6:03 to 6:05 a.m. in Jackson County, running for only a mile.

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  3. Two tornadoes confirmed in Iowa Sunday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Quad Cities. These occurred just east of the KWWL viewing area in Jackson and Scott counties. The tornado in Jackson County tracked through the southern part of Andrew. The tornado was on the ground for one mile from 7:03 AM to 7:05 AM, and had a ...

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  4. Storms damage business, knock down trees in eastern IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... after 6 a.m. Sunday. The roof of an apartment complex in Vinton was damaged. No injuries were reported. Jackson County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Steve Schroeder says the roof of the Innovative Ag Services building in Andrew collapsed and the business' ...

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  5. Explosion, fire at gas plant in MississippiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Two explosions rattled Enterprise natural gas plant in Jackson County Tuesday morning. Witnesses say they also saw a large plume of smoke shooting up into the air.

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  6. Planes will drop flakes over E. Iowa counties to fight mothsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | KCRG

    Residents of two eastern Iowa counties may notice low-flying airplanes next week as officials work to slow the spread of the gypsy moth. The Iowa Department of Agriculture announced Tuesday that planes would fly June 27 or 28 over wooded areas in Allamakee and Jackson counties to release pheromone flakes.

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  7. Planes will drop flakes over Iowa counties to fight mothsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    European Gypsy Moth is one of the early invaders on this list, arriving in the U.S. in 1869. Intentionally imported for silk production these little moths are capable of defoliating trees and created havoc with commercial forestry through the Northeast.

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  8. Jackson County man released three times after three alleged rapes since MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    A young Jackson County man turned himself into authorities Friday morning after being accused of - and arrested in connection with - sex crimes three times in the past six weeks, according to a county prosecutor. Jacob C. Ewing, 21, was arrested May 6 on charges of rape, aggravated criminal sodomy and battery of an 18-year-old female, according to Jackson County Attorney Shawna Miller.

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  9. Awarded Theisen scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    ... pictured with, from the left, Albert Grunewald, Iowa 4-H Foundation, and fellow recipients Brad Holdgrafer of Jackson County and Katie Westlake of Warren County. "4-H has opened the door to many experiences which have shaped my ambitions and plans," ...

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  10. U.S. Navy Blue Angels jet crashes in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Take a day trip in Jackson County and you'll discover some country classics. Two of these gems are in Spragueville.

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  11. Country Classics - Fran Riley FeatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Take a day trip in Jackson County and you'll discover some country classics. Two of these gems are in Spragueville.

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  12. Man dead after being found in rural Sabula, Iowa lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... nd transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The incident remains under investigation by the Jackson County Sheriff's Office and the Clinton County Medical Examiner's Office.

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  13. Man drowns near Sabula this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | KCRG

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said Eugene A. Kemp Jr. died after he went to the hospital after being found in a small lake around 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

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  14. Clinton man drowns in lake near Sabula in eastern IowaRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Dubuque Telegraph Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/1TPrxzN ) Eugene A. Kemp Jr. was pronounced dead at a Clinton hospital. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department says Kemp was taken to the hospital after being found in a small lake Saturday afternoon near Sabula.

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  15. 21-year-old man drowns in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says a 21-year-old man has drowned in a small lake near Sabula.

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  16. Let's Go To The HopRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... ago. The dA cor is delightful. She designed the interior. The Hop is located near the Maquoketa River in Jackson County. A slice of Americana. The days when sock hops, classic cars, and records were part of the teenage sensation. The good old ...

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  17. Maquoketa hospital officials consider building new facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    Consultants have identified many problems with the building, including outdated plumbing, a crumbling roof, and inefficient heating and cooling systems. Members of the Jackson County Regional Health Center's board of trustees gave facility administrators approval Tuesday to solicit bids for an architect and construction manager, The Telegraph Herald reported.

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  18. Maquoketa hospital officials consider building new facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Telegraph Herald reports that members of the Jackson County Regional Health Center 's board of trustees gave facility administrators approval Tuesday to solicit bids for an architect and construction manager. Consultants have identified many issues with the building, including outdated plumbing, a crumbling roof, and inefficient heating and cooling systems.

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  19. Former Decorah resident pens 3-volume history of Iowa's psychiatric hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Decorah Journal

    ... poems and fiction, as well as historical works including: The Other Minneapolis (1978), A Literary History of Jackson County (1994) and A Pictorial Bibliography of the Histories of the Cities and Towns of the State of Iowa (2011), which included 503 ...

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  20. Concerts in the barn at Codfish HollowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    MAQUOKETA, Iowa - A concert venue in rural Jackson County is really starting to gain notoriety. In the spring and summer months thousands flock to Codfish Hollow Barnstormers for a unique experience and a chance to see some great bands.

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