Muscatine County Newswire

Muscatine County Newswire

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  1. Iowa City man convicted for second time with drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | KCRG

    ... e Cedar County Sheriff's Office, the Iowa State Patrol, the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, and the Muscatine County Drug Task Force.

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  2. I9: Voter with disability says she ran into problems on election dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | KCRG

    A Muscatine County woman, who is blind, says she ran into issues yesterday when she tried to vote. She reached out to I9 to look into what went wrong.

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  3. Cold case could be closedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 6 | West Liberty Index

    ... may be put to rest. "I was actually one of the investigators that was assigned to this case in 1992," said Muscatine County Sheriff C.J. Ryan, "It was a long time to have a case open. Certainly, we never gave up on the case." The Office of the ...

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  4. Fair board votes no to land saleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 6 | West Liberty Index

    The Muscatine County Fair Board voted against selling an 8.5 acre parcel of land to West Liberty Foods, Monday, May 14, during a special meeting. This has caused concern that the community's largest employer may leave the city, maybe even the State of Iowa.

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  5. West Liberty Foods future uncertain with rejection of land purchase proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | KCRG

    A meat processing company in West Liberty wants to expand, but the county fairgrounds might be standing in the way. West Liberty Foods wants to buy eight acres of land on the Muscatine County Fairgrounds, which is next door to the current meat processing plant.

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  6. What's next for West Liberty Foods? City officials remain hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    An expansion plan comes up short. West liberty foods, a meat processing plant in Muscatine County, is attempting to grow its business.

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  7. Conspiracy to distribute cocaine leads to prison for three Iowa menRead the original story

    Monday Jun 4 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Javier Lopez, 52, of West Liberty, Joel Rodriguez Rios, 37, of West Liberty, and Daniel Cancino, 24, of Muscatine pled guilty for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine. Lopez received a sentence of not to exceed 15 years. The case was investigated by the Muscatine County Drug Task Force.

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  8. Arrest made in cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 2 | Sentinel

    ... unsolved homicides to do the same. Cahill made a brief initial court appearance Friday via video from the Muscatine County Jail, where she's being held on a $1 million bond. She wasn't asked to enter a plea at the hearing but told the judge that she ...

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  9. Tip leads to arrest in unsolved 1992 Iowa beating deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | KIMT

    ... unsolved homicides to do the same. Cahill made a brief initial court appearance Friday via video from the Muscatine County Jail, where she's being held on a $1 million bond. She wasn't asked to enter a plea at the hearing but told the judge that she ...

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  10. Woman charged with 1992 southeast Iowa beating deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An Iowa woman is now charged in the 1992 beating death of an engaged man with whom she allegedly had a sexual relationship. Annette Dee Cahill made a brief court appearance Friday from the Muscatine County Jail.

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  11. IC man sentenced in West Liberty child sex abuse caseRead the original story

    Friday Jun 1 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    An Iowa City man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for a Muscatine County child sex abuse case. Court records show Judge Henry Latham II handed down the sentence to Carlos Ramirez Lopez, 40, on Thursday.

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  12. Woman charged with 1992 Iowa beating deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | KIMT

    A woman has been accused of swinging a baseball bat to kill a 22-year-old man in southeast Iowa more than 25 years ago. Muscatine County Attorney Alan Ostergren said Thursday that Annette Dee Cahill, of Tipton, is charged with first-degree murder in the Oct. 13, 1992, slaying of Corey Lee Wieneke.

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  13. Tipton woman charged with first degree murder in West Liberty cold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | KCRG

    The Muscatine County Attorney has charged 55-year-old Annette Cahill with first degree murder for the death of Corey Wieneke. Wieneke's fiance found him dead on his bedroom floor inside West Liberty home on October 13, 1992.

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  14. Man sentenced in child sex abuse case in West LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | KCRG

    An Iowa City man has been sentenced to up to 25 years in prison after being convicted of sexually abusing a little girl. According to the Muscatine County Attorney, 40-year-old Carlos Augusto Ramirez Lopez performed a sex act on the 9-year-old girl in West Liberty, Iowa in September of 2011.

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  15. Arrest made in 1992 murder near West LibertyRead the original story

    Thursday May 31 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    October 13, 1992, Corey Wieneke was murdered at his residence in rural Muscatine County near the town of West Liberty. His cause of death was due to blunt force trauma.

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  16. North Liberty man agrees to plea deal for allegedly trying to hire hitman in Muscatine CountyRead the original story

    Thursday May 31 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    North Liberty man agrees to plea deal for allegedly trying to hire hitman in Muscatine County Podhajsky 05/31/18 A plea deal has been reached in Muscatine County for a North Liberty man accused of trying to hire a hitman. Details of the plea deal have not been released.

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  17. Muscatine man convicted of burglary and domestic abuse chargesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 30 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... and interrupted the assault. Bejarano will be sentenced July 27, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. He is being held in the Muscatine County Jail without bond awaiting sentencing. Bejarano faces a mandatory sentence of imprisonment for a term not to exceed 25 years ...

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  18. Iowa city opens park to help pollinators thriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 27 | KCRG

    ... other flying insects with the plants. Volunteers from Nature Conservancy of Iowa, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, Muscatine County Conservation Board and City of Muscatine helped with the project. Bridgestone Bandag donated most of the seeds and Muscatine ...

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  19. New plea hearing scheduled for NL man accused of trying to hire hitmanRead the original story

    Friday May 25 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    A North Liberty man is set to change his plea in Muscatine County to charges he tried to hire a hitman to kill witnesses in a previous case. During a case management conference on Friday, Judge Marlita Greve set a plea hearing for May 31 for Justin DeWitt, 38, of Wittman Avenue.

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  20. CDBG UpdateRead the original story

    May 16, 2018 | West Liberty Index

    ... "The Mayor's Downtown Task Force, with support from We Lead, the West Liberty Chamber of Commerce, and Muscatine County Historic Preservation Commission spent hours working on this application with HBK Engineering, Rohrbach Associates, Frank Design ...

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