Pottawattamie County Newswire

Pottawattamie County Newswire

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  1. Underwood teen killed in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... INTO THIS REGIME NEAR HONEY CREEK, IOWA. DAKOTA GITTINS, KNOWN AS CODY TO MANY DIED. INJURIES. THE POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY SHARE OF SAYS IT WAS HEADING SOUTH WHEN IT LOST CONTROL, TOOK DOWN TOP. >> I WAS WITH HIM LAST NIGHT. CAR. CHINH DOAN: SHE SAYS ...

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  2. Underwood teen killed in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    The Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Department said a teen died after a single vehicle wreck Sunday morning. It happened just before 3 a.m. at 185th and Sumac Road.

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  3. Trial delayed for Iowan accused of Medicaid fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Online court records say 52-year-old Darren Washington has pleaded not guilty to charges of theft and fraudulent practice. His Pottawattamie County trial was to have begun Tuesday but now is set to begin May 31. The Daily Nonpareil reports that Washington billed Medicaid for services he didn't perform while working for Health Homes Family Services.

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  4. Tornado watch in effect for southwest IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... is in effect for southwest Iowa and northwest Missouri until 9:00 p.m. Wednesday evening. This includes Pottawattamie county and Council Bluffs. As a pesky area of low pressure continues to spin off to a our west, a warm front will try to lift ...

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  5. Car swerves, crashes in Lake ManawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | KETV-TV

    According to Pottawattamie County dispatch, only one person was in the car. Officials say no one was injured and the driver was able to make it out of the car safely.

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  6. Police: Council Bluffs man arrested after high-speed chase, foot pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | KETV-TV

    ... evard and continued west to 17th Street and West Broadway before hitting a curb. Shupe was taken to the Pottawattamie County Jail where he is facing numerous charges including possession of a controlled substance and reckless driving.

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  7. Western Iowa man charged with kidnapping, assaulting girlRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... d her to get into his truck on April 5, but he later refused to let her get out. St. Cyr remains in the Pottawattamie County Jail on $500,000 bond and could not be reached Saturday for comment.

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  8. Thursday accusations bring a Friday full of charges for an Iowa manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... chased down Brandon Feller, 29, after he'd peppered the night air with gunfire Thursday. At 10:19 p.m. Pottawattamie County Sheriff's deputies were called to investigate a report of shots being fired at the Cobblestone Inn and Suites in Avoca. ...

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  9. News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 6:40 p.m. CDTRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Authorities have identified the man who fled from police on a motorcycle and died after a crash in Council Bluffs. Police say an Iowa Transportation Department officer was trying to pull over two motorcyclists around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday near the Pottawattamie County Jail when they sped away.

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

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Department officer was trying to pull over two motorcyclists around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday near the Pottawattamie County Jail when they sped away. One soon went out control and crashed. The driver died later at a hospital. The other motorcyclist fled ...

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  11. News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 6:40 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Authorities say a fleeing motorcyclist has died after a Council Bluffs crash. Police say an Iowa Transportation Department officer was trying to pull over two motorcyclists around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday near the Pottawattamie County Jail when they sped away.

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  12. Police say fleeing motorcyclist died after Iowa crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KCRG

    Police say an Iowa Transportation Department officer was trying to pull over two motorcyclists around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday near the Pottawattamie County Jail when they sped away. One soon went out of control.

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  13. Rider on stolen motorcycle killed in Council Bluffs crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... around 10 p.m. when an Iowa Department of Transportation officer tried to stop two motorcycles near the Pottawattamie County jail. The riders sped away. Not long after that the officer watched the driver of a 2006 Yamaha lose control of the bike ...

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  14. Motorcyclist killed after attempting to flee traffic stop; identity unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KETV-TV

    According to Council Bluffs police, the accident happened around 10:20 p.m after an officer with the Iowa Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Enforcement Division attempted to stop two motorcycles on Big Lake Road, near the Pottawattamie County Jail. Police say both motorcycles drove away from the officer and headed west on Nash Boulevard at a high rate of speed.

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  15. Minnesota man in southwest Iowa crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 16 | KIMT

    The Iowa State Patrol says 40-year-old Scott D. Kerling of Northfield, MN, was driving east on Interstate 80 in Pottawattamie County when an apparent medical condition caused him to run off the road and into the east ditch, striking a ravine. This accident happened around 2 pm Friday.

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  16. Officials look for Iowa work release escapeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... on August 5, 2011. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Council Bluffs Police Department or Pottawattamie County Sheriff's Department. PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: RACE: Caucasian HAIR: Blonde EYES: Blue HEIGHT: 6'2" WEIGHT: 232 Lbs.

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  17. Second day of testimony held in civil case against former doctor accused of child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | KETV-TV

    EVENING, WIND DOWN SO. ROB? ROB: THANKS, BILL. MORE NEWS FROM THE COURTS IN POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY, THE SECOND DAY OF TESTIMONY IN THE CIVIL CASE AGAINST FORMER COUNCIL AS WE'VE REPORTED, JONES IS NOT HE'S SERVING TIME IN FEDERAL PRISON.

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  18. Fugitive wrecks hot pickup and wins a trip to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 1 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    A wanted man on the run in a truck was arrested early Friday morning after leading law enforcement officers on a Pottawattamie County pursuit. It started around 1:40 a.m. An officer tried to pull over a stolen pickup near Third Street and Ninth Avenue in Council Bluffs.

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  19. Historic Pottawattamie County Squirrel Cage JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Examiner.com

    No visit to Council Bluffs, Iowa would be complete without a tour of the old Pottawattamie County Squirrel Cage Jail. The jail was constructed in 1885 and was in continuous use until 1969.

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  20. Suspect in chase faces long list of chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... several miles. A number of law enforcement vehicles were damaged along the way. The chase moved into Pottawattamie County and then crossed the river into Omaha. Boetel eventually crashed at 114th and Dodge after the vehicle hit police stop sticks. ...

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