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Tama County Jail Bookings & Arrests

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Note: Arrest or citation for a crime is not a determination of guilt. Guilt or innocence is always establised in a court of law.Jan. 512:44 p.m.- Ashely Darleen Koehler, 33, Newhall, Iowa, arrested in the 100 block of North Main, Toledo, on a charge of public intoxication and on a warrant by ...

Missing five years: The search continues for Rita Papakee

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Meskwaki Settlement, January 2020 - The Rita Papakee missing person investigation has been arguably the most important, most concerning, and most time extensive case in the history of the Meskwaki Nation Police Department (MNPD). Understanding its significance, officers involved continue to be ...

Jazz Band Festival set Monday at South Tama High School

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South Tama County will be one of the host sites for the Iowa High School Music Association State Jazz Band Festival on Monday, Jan. 27.This event is open to the public if interested in hearing some outstanding area High School Jazz Bands.The festival begins at 4:20 p.m. in the STC Gym and there ...

Update: Dog house heat malfunction blamed for rural home blaze

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Fire spread from a heated dog house to the rural residence of Erica Behounek in the 2200 block of U.S. Highway 63, eight miles north of Toledo, on Monday night, Jan. 20 about 7:30 p.m. The occupant was not at home at the time.Toledo Fire Chief Kendall Jordan said either the wiring or the ...

Area students graduate from Allen College

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WATERLOO, Iowa Area students recently graduating from Allen College include Emma Knoop, Clutier (Magna Cum Laude), Alana Vest, Tama (Summa Cum Laude) and Erica Podhasky, Traer recently graduated from Allen College.Allen College conferred 50 Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees, 23 Master of ...

Cook chosen by Toledo Council to fill seat left vacant in election

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Cathy Cook was appointed to fill the vacant position on the Toledo City Council on a 4-0 vote of the council members Monday night, Jan. 13. Cook fills the two-year unexpired term of Brian Sokol who was elected mayor in the Nov. 5, 2019, city election. Toledo council members are elected ...

Toledo Ambulance Runs

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Jan. 96:53 a.m.- 707 E. College- no transport8:36 a.m.- 405 Grandview Drive to UnityPoint-Marshalltown (UP-M)7:43 p.m.- 702 E. Courtland to Mary Greeley Medical Center-AmesJan. 109:25 a.m.- 403 Grandview Drive to UP-M1:27 p.m.- 107 S. Church- no transport7:04 p.m.- 100 N. Main- no transportJan. ...

Edwards is Mt. Mercy grad

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CEDAR RAPIDS- Elee Edwards, Garwin, graduated from Mount Mercy University in December 2019. A commencement ceremony will be held May 17, 2020, at the US Cellular Center in Cedar Rapids.Edwards earned Bachelor of Science degree.