Johnson County Newswire (Page 6)

Johnson County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnson County, IA. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,800 in Johnson County, IA

  1. DNR: public meetings to discuss rule chang...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    DES MOINES The DNR will hold three public meetings in April on proposed rule changes that would govern the use of the Cambrian-Ordovician Aquifer in Iowa. Incorporating a three-tier criteria to classify each Jordan well with a water allocation permit into one of the three tiers.

    Comment?

  2. More Details Released in Kenneth Johns Abduction CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... used multiple cell phones to set up the rides, a practice his wife says he used in his drug dealings. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office says an Amber Alert was not initially issued because the situation did not qualify for one until it was ...

    Comment?

  3. Johns had help in evading police, Johnson County investigators sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KCRG

    Johnson County Sheriff's Office investigators sought cellphone records for Kenneth Johns in an attempt to trace his whereabouts after he abducted his stepdaughter earlier this month. A search warrant affidavit shows that Johns, 48, of Coralville, had assistance getting from a field in Johnson County to Muscatine and from Muscatine to Davenport, but police do not know all the details of those trips.

    Comment?

  4. 4-H Junior Camp plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... water sliding, fishing, archery, games, tie-dying, and team challenges during the day. Iowa, Keokuk, and Johnson county 4-H'ers will also attend, so it's a perfect time to make new 4-H friends. Space is limited and registrations will be accepted ...

    Comment?

  5. Kansas Supreme Court hears appeals in Robinson capital murder convictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    For three hours on Tuesday, Kansas Supreme Court justices peppered prosecution and defense attorneys about the handling of the trial of John Edward Robinson Sr. who faces the death penalty for convictions in the killings of three women in Kansas. In the complex Robinson appeals case, prosecutors and defense attorneys filed hundreds of pages of documents, all tied to the lengthy trial in Johnson County District Court before Judge John Anderson III.

    Comment?

  6. Rand Paul to speak at Iowa Memorial Union April 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KCRG

    ... 7 in Kentucky. On April 10, he is planning a 10 a.m. speech at the Iowa Memorial Union on the Iowa campus. Johnson County is typically seen as a Democratic bastion, but Paul has been appealing to young voters and minorities across the country. Steve ...

    Comment?

  7. Johnson County first responders offer career exploration to teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KCRG

    ... firefighter, police officer, and a medic. It's a partnerships with the Iowa City Police and Fire Departments, Johnson County Ambulance Services, Boy Scouts, Diversity Focus, and The Dream Center. The goal is to introduce youth, ages 14 to 18, to all ...

    Comment?

  8. Cedar Rapids Man Accused of Getting Drunk, Stealing a Car and Driving to Iowa CiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... breath test was conducted, which showed he had a blood alcohol content of .295. He was then booked into the Johnson County Jail. Now police say the car Jarnagin was driving that night was a stolen 2015 Nissan Rogue valued at over $28,000. They say ...

    Comment?

  9. Johnson County neighborhood under boil orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Oak Ridge Lake Estates subdivision near Swisher is under a boil order after a leaking pipe caused pressure to drop in the supply well. The leak was found by the homeowners association at about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.

    Comment?

  10. Alleged kidnapper apologizes to judge, cries as charges readRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Johns apologized to the judge for his previous court appearance when he got agitated following a fight in the Johnson County Jail. An 84-year-old woman from Sioux City is dead after an accident in the westbound lanes of Highway 20 Wednesday morning.

    Comment?

  11. Kenneth Johns apologizes during court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KCRG

    ... kill her. He then took his wife and stepdaughter to a hotel, police said. After being booked March 9 in the Johnson County Jail, Kenneth added an assault charge to his list when he allegedly attacked another inmate . Two days later Johns was charged ...

    Comment?

  12. Jury finds Cedar Rapids man guilty of 15th OWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KCRG

    ... acts, driving while barred and driving on a suspended license in Linn County, plus an OWI conviction in Johnson County. He also has a pending third-offense OWI and driving while barred trial set for May 26 in Linn County. According to testimony this ...

    Comment?

  13. Man Accused of Threatening Woman With Knife, Leaving Marijuana in Squad CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... a squad car, officers say he was moving around an excessive amount. After Mickens had been taken inside the Johnson County Jail, an officer found a small plastic baggie with green residue inside. Mickens is charged with Assault While Displaying a ...

    Comment?

  14. Kenneth Johns Proclaims Innocence, Apologizes During Court AppearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... of Domestic Abuse Assault While Displaying a Weapon and Assault. The last charge stems from a fight at the Johnson County Jail, during which Johns is accused of biting an inmate. If convicted of all charges he faces up to 46 years in prison. He's ...

    Comment?

  15. Kenneth Johns, 48, before and after a Johnson County Jail fight.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Johns apologized to the judge for his previous court appearance when he got agitated following a fight in the Johnson County Jail. Related link: ...

    Comment?

  16. Iowa City Police Arrest Marengo Man For February Armed RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    ... o get the car, however. If convicted, Phillips faces up to 25 years in jail. He's currently being held in the Johnson County Jail on a $50,000 cash only bond.

    Comment?

  17. Johnson County Bridge Project To Cause Tra...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    A SIGNIFICANT ROADS PROJECT IN JOHNSON COUNTY WILL SOON MOVE ONTO ANOTHER PHASE. MEHAFFEY BRIDGE GOES OVER THE IOWA RIVER CORALVILLE RESERVOIR NEAR NORTH LIBERTY, AND STARTING MARCH 30TH WILL BE DOWN TO 1 LANE AND JOHNSON COUNTY IS URGING PEOPLE TO FIND ANOTHER ROUTE.

    Comment?

  18. Kenneth Johns charged with kidnapping, deputies release jail fight videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    New charges have been officially filed against 48-year old Kenneth Johns, the man believed to have taken his step daughter earlier this month, sparking an AMBER alert. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office charged Johns with second degree kidnapping, felon in control of firearms, and carrying weapons.

    Comment?

  19. Iowan charged in abduction of stepdaughter, 9Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Authorities say an Iowa man has been charged in connection with the abduction of his 9-year-old stepdaughter in Solon. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office says 48-year-old Kenneth Johns, of Coralville, was charged Wednesday with second-degree kidnapping.

    Comment?

  20. County Officials Concerned Over Bill Allowing Removal of Names From RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    County Officials Concerned Over Bill Allowing Removal of Names From Records Podhajsky 03/18/15 Johnson County officials say they are concerned about a bill currently making its way through the Iowa House. House File 502 would allow a person to remove their name, address and telephone number from county records.

    Comment?