Tama County Newswire

Tama County Newswire

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  1. Contracts finalized as 2016-17 school year beginsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Tama News-Herald

    ... students take but do not eat. The program hopes to cut down a large amount of wasted food. Each year the South Tama County Community food Service program prepares meals for Mid-Iowa Community Action's (MICA) Tama Head Start program, and invoices the ...

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  2. Tama County meets Storm Ready qualificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tama News-Herald

    ... to implement plans and resources in an effort to save lives and pro-tect property when severe weather strikes. "Tama County Emergency Management has taken proactive steps to plan and prepare for weather impacts in an effort to help build a ...

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  3. Tama County Jail Bookings & ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tama News-Herald

    ... 9:45 a.m.- Joshua Michael Levis, 37, Marshalltown, arrested at LeGrand on a warrant for failure to appear by the Tama County Sheriff's Office. Released on Aug. 1 at 9:10 a.m. after posting bond with the Clerk of Court. 1 p.m.- Scott Joseph Peterson, ...

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  4. John William WestergaardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Reinbeck Courier

    John William Westergaard, age 85, of Kendallville and formerly of Reinbeck, Iowa, passed away on Friday, August 5, 2016 at Parkview Noble Hospital. Mr. Westergaard was born on May 28, 1931 in Tama County, Iowa to the late James Westergaard Sr. and Elsie Schroeder.

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  5. Call for Bible volunteers for seven-day readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Tama News-Herald

    ... Mervin at 319-290-8581, or [email protected] , 900 East 5th Street, Tama, or Phyllis Dunlap, captain for Tama County at 319-476-7662, 808 Sherman Street, Dysart.

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  6. Forming volunteer team to aid Tama County Sheriff's searchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Tama News-Herald

    The Tama County Sheriff's Office has been working on a plan to be employed in the event of a child abduction should one ever take place here. This plan was started after evaluating other recent abductions that have taken place, the problems faced by those officers, and the lessons learned about managing such an event and investigation.

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  7. Tama county Republicans barbecue set Aug. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Tama News-Herald

    ... representing Senator Chuck Grassely's reelection campaign, Jeff Edler, candidate gor Iowa house District 36, and Tama County Sheriff dennis Kucera are scheduled to attend.

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  8. Tama County Sheriff setting up volunteer teamRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Dysart Reporter

    The Tama County Sheriff's Office has been working on a plan to be employed in the event of a child abduction should one ever take place here. This plan was started after evaluating other recent abductions that have taken place, the problems faced by those officers, and the lessons learned about managing such an event and investigation.

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  9. Gladbrook City Council by Madeline MussigRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Northern-Sun Print

    ... was adjourned at 8:20 PM, and the council's next regular meeting will take place on September 12 at 7:00 PM. Tama County Fair Queen Madeline Mussig, participates in the 2016 Iowa State Fair Queen Coronation Ceremony on Aug. 13. Madeline represented ...

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  10. Young Guns 4-H Pull Tab WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Northern-Sun Print

    In March of 2016, Tama County 4-H Clubs were invited to begin collecting pull tabs for the Ronald McDonald House. The clubs pulled, collected and returned them to the 2016 Tama County Fair in July to be weighed.

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  11. Forming volunteer team to aid Tama County Sheriff's searches From:...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Northern-Sun Print

    The Tama County Sheriff's Office has been working on a plan to be employed in the event of a child abduction should one ever take place here. This plan was started after evaluating other recent abductions that have taken place, the problems faced by those officers, and the lessons learned about managing such an event and investigation.

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  12. Tama Co. Supervisors By Joyce WieseRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Northern-Sun Print

    Monday morning the Tama county Board of Supervisors approved a resolution for a public hearing for the sale of the Tama County Home. A hearing on the proposed sale of the Tama County Home will take place on September 12th, at 10:00 a.m..

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  13. Toledo Council to move forward on refinancing of day care loansRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Tama News-Herald

    On Monday, August 8 members of the Toledo City Council unanimously voted to move on with the next step for refinancing a loan as well as taking out a new loan for the Tama County Day Care. Brian Sokol did abstain from voting as he is also on the day care board.

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  14. Federal appeals court turns down Meskwaki man's appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | KCRG

    In his appeal, he argued the life sentences he got was not reasonable. But the court said the sentence was within range. Lasley killed his parents with a three foot homemade machete in February 2014. The crime happened at their home on the Meskwaki settlement in Tama County.

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  15. Life sentence upheld for Iowan convicted of killing parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... offense, like involuntary manslaughter, and shorter sentence. The crime happened on the Meskwawki Settlement in Tama County which is why the case was tried in federal court. One judge disagreed with the sentence, arguing life in prison is typically ...

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  16. Concern over Lincoln Highway Bridge continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Tama News-Herald

    The Tama County Historical Preservation members recently circulated a petition asking the city government to take steps to preserve the Lincoln Highway Bridge as a vital part of the process in the 5th Street project. The group was pleased with the response as 400 people signed the petition.

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  17. Choosing The Gravel Worlds RigRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Guitar Ted Productions

    ... is ready for a Gravel Worlds attempt. Well....... besides the fact that it is filthy dirty! I am still chipping Tama County clay from the Guitar Ted Death Ride Invitational off of it. That stuff is like cement when it dries! The other Fargo is,of ...

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  18. Tama County District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | Tama News-Herald

    ... costs on an original charge of 3rd offense drunken driving. Leavy was originally charged on Sept. 15, 2015, by Tama County Chief Deputy Sheriff chad Hansen and sentenced after pleading guilty on Nov. 24, 2015. Nicholas Robert Kemmerling, 36, Cedar ...

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  19. A trip to TamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Tama News-Herald

    Most readers of this column know that I live in Independence, , but grew up in Chelsea, graduating from South Tama in 1969. And one can take the boy our of Chelsea and Tama County, but you can't take Chelsea and Tama County out of the boy.

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  20. Tama County Road E49 west of Tama closed MondayRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | Tama News-Herald

    The portion between E and F avenues can be expected to be shut down for three to five days according to Tama County Engineer Lyle Brehm.

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