Polk County Newswire (Page 7)

Polk County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Polk County, IA. (Page 7)

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  1. 21 Arrested in Prostitution StingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | KCRG

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office reports 21 people were arrested and charged in a prostitution sting in the Des Moines metro last week.

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  2. Cold run for warm mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | Cityview Online

    ... event participation, volunteerism and donations that will help reduce food insecurity among Iowa's seniors in Polk County. "The NAMA Iowa Chapter introduced the Cold Run for Warm Meals back in 2014," said Seitz. "As the agriculture industry ...

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  3. How police are dealing with extra crowds from NCAA TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... Parizek said. Eight other agencies are helping with NCAA security, including the Des Moines Fire Department, the Polk County Sheriff's Office, the Iowa Department of Transportation, Polk Emergency Management Services, Polk County Communications, the ...

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  4. Food inspectors ask for an increase in license feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | KIMT

    ... our inspections program but state inspections, again take an establishment you find somewhere else in Ames, Polk County, Des Moines, look at the inspection frequencies. I guarantee you, you'll see inspection frequencies in some case two or three ...

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  5. Casey's store clerk explains everything that happened to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... ncluded with the cash. Sitzman, 32, of Des Moines, was charged with first-degree robbery. He's being held in the Polk County Jail pending bail of $25,000.

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  6. Mother charged after child found home alone at 2 a.m.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... and had flattened two of her tires. Moon was arrested and charged with child endangerment. She was taken to the Polk County Jail but has since been released.

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  7. A short, helpful guide to air travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Cityview Online

    ... is crying. Unpleasantly, by the way. Joe Weeg spent 31 years bumping around this town as a prosecutor for the Polk County Attorney's Office. Now retired, he writes about the frequently overlooked people, places and events in Des Moines on his blog: ...

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  8. Woman charged with attempted murder in IHOP shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... Parizek. Wilson is in the hospital, but police said her gunshot wound is not life-threatening. Hannam is in the Polk County jail - charged with attempted murder, intimidation with a dangerous weapon and carrying weapons.

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  9. 6 in car during crash, father charged with child endangermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... irl was checked by paramedics and was OK. Miller was taken to Mercy Medical Center for treatment and then to the Polk County Jail. Miller was charged with child endangerment and public intoxication. He is being held pending bail of $2,300.

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  10. Supporters leave county Democratic convention in frustrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Polk County Democratic leaders said the process began smoothly until Clinton supporters challenged the first count, asking for a credential check for all the delegates after falling behind by more than a dozen votes compared to caucus night. Polk County Democratic Chair Tom Henderson granted the credential check, but the process isn't a simple one - and takes time.

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  11. Des Moines man charged after allegedly whipping son 15 timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... HIM. >> WHEN YOU LEAVE MARKS, WHEN YOU LEAVE BRUISING THEN THERE'S CONSEQUENCES FOR YOUR ACTIONS. RELEASED FROM POLK COUNTY JAIL. THIS, AFTER TURNING HIMSELF IN HIS MIDDLE-SCHOOL AGED SON WITH A BELT. >> THEY WERE SIGNIFICANT ENOUGH AS WELL AS FROM ...

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  12. Man sentenced to prison after spending over 3 years in jailRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A Polk County inmate who spent over three years in jail before he admitted to killing a woman has been sentenced to prison. The Des Moines Register reports that 45-year-old Lavelle McKinley was sentenced Wednesday to 75 years in prison for the strangling death of 47-year-old Cynthia Rouse.

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  13. The ebb and flow of the family restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Cityview Online

    ... success. And we all reap the rewards. Joe Weeg spent 31 years bumping around this town as a prosecutor for the Polk County Attorney's Office. Now retired, he writes about the frequently overlooked people, places and events in Des Moines on his blog: ...

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  14. Suspect arrested after 30-mile chase ends in Lambs GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Highway 65 in Pleasant Hill, then east on Interstate 80. The man is expected to face a weapons-related charge in Polk County and chase- and crash-related charges in Jasper County. Ludwig says the suspect fired a gun during the pursuit. He says it's ...

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  15. Man convicted of adding stickers to items to get cheaper pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... nts of witness tampering. Authorities said the charges stemmed from Prucha's attempts to have a former inmate at Polk County Jail offer money to the minor witnesses for them to provide false testimony at trial.

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  16. Divorce terms give Tom Miller an incentive to run againRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2016 | Cityview Online

    ... , the architect whose death in a stairwell in the Teachout Building in January was called suspicious by the Polk County medical examiner. West Bank says it is owed $9,554.22, apparently involving a loan for a 960 Porsche. Drake Roofing says it is ...

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  17. Man Charged With Stealing Car From Detective's HusbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | KCRG

    ... re hundreds of officers gathered Saturday night for the annual Black and Blue Ball. Bennett is being held in the Polk County Jail on charges of first-degree robbery, first-degree theft, eluding and failure to have a driver's license.

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  18. Trial to begin for Des Moines driver accused in fatal crashRead the original story

    Feb 29, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The trial for a Des Moines man who is accused of slamming his car into a utility pole during a crash that killed his passenger is set to begin. The Des Moines Register reports 24-year-old Troy Mure Jr. will face a vehicular homicide by reckless driving charge in the Polk County trial beginning Monday afternoon.

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  19. 3 women awarded $422,784 after crash with Des Moines policeRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A Polk County jury awarded three women $422,784 after a Des Moines police officer drove his squad car through an intersection and struck their car. The Des Moines Register reports the lawsuit, filed on behalf of Kaileigh Joiner, E'Shayla Kelson and Marshee Jones, went to trial Feb. 15, nearly three years after the April 2013 crash.

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  20. Ahlers law firm sues the estate of Kirk BlunckRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Cityview Online

    Kirk Blunck , the respected and embattled Des Moines architect who died mysteriously in the stairwell of his Teachout Building in the East Village on Jan. 24, left an estate valued at about $500,000, according to a document filed the other day in Polk County District Court. But debts and judgments will eat into that.

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