Thursday September 18, 2014
09/02/2014 - 5:26pm
Hampton landlord Milton Heyde was banned from all city-owned property Aug. 27 after he made perceived threats to city employees and elected officials in a series of letters last month.
Heyde for the past several years has been battling the City of Hampton over numerous nuisance violations filed...
09/02/2014 - 5:25pm
A multi-vehicle accident involving a semi, car, truck and motorcycle sent three people to the hospital and temporarily shut down Highway 65 between Chapin and Sheffield on Aug. 27.
According to a report from the Iowa State Patrol, a 2001 Freightliner semi driven by John Stier, 34, of Grand Meadow, Minn., and motorcycle...
09/02/2014 - 5:23pm
A 2013 renovation project at one historic Hampton landmark earned accolades from a statewide preservation group last month.
G.A.R. Memorial Hall was awarded honorable mention recognition Aug. 21 in Preservation Iowa’s “Preservation At Its Best” competition. The contest...
09/02/2014 - 5:17pm
The verdict is still out on a proposed wind energy project affecting landowners in Franklin County and 15 others across Iowa more than a year after it was first announced to the public.
Rock Island Clean Line (RICL), a high voltage transmission line connecting northwest Iowa wind farms to outlets in Chicago and beyond...
09/02/2014 - 5:16pm
Authorities in Cass County say a former Hampton woman conned an entire community into donating thousands of dollars and other gifts when she lied about her daughter having cancer.
Leatha (Carr) Slauson, 30, of Atlantic, was arrested on charges of child endangerment Aug. 21 after investigators discovered her five-year-...