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KCCI-TV Des Moines
City records building burns on day auditors planned visit
KCCI has learned the fire happened just hours before state auditors were set to arrive.
15 hrs ago
Man gets life for 2003 Council Bluffs slaying
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Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Fairfield Ledger
To Hope and Matthew Spies of Council Bluffs, a girl, Grace Esther Spies, 9 pounds, 8.8 ounces, born Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Bergan Mercy Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska.
The Fairfield Ledger
The 106th annual Fraternal Order of Eagles Iowa State Aerie concention and 64th annual Iowa State Auxiliary convention were held June 18-21 in Des Moines.
The Future Is Now In Council Bluffs
The year 2030 sounds far off, but Council Bluffs is preparing for how the city will look in 16 years.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Ex-Iowa doctor agrees to deal in sexual abuse case
A former Council Bluffs doctor sentenced to prison for possession of child pornography has agreed to a plea deal in a separate case.
Roofer Wanting Money Down Not Up Front
A roofer attempting to get money from customers with hail damage could get nailed with citations.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
KSCJ-AM Sioux City
Sheriff Says Aclu Immigration Detainee Concerns not True Locally
The American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa says officials at 22 county jails, including Woodbury, are refusing to accept requests from federal immigration authorities to hold people in jail without a court order.
Amputees tee off at Council Bluffs Country Club
OMAHA AMPUTEES. A MISSING BODY PART DOESN'T MEAN YOU SHOULD MISS OUT ON LIFE. KETV NEWSWATCH SEVEN'S DAVE ROBERTS JOINS US LIVE WITH THIS NEW STORY.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Thank you, Chief Carmody
While one might be tempted to focus on the loss, I prefer to take a more thankful and positive view.
The Navajo Times
Woodbury County hikes fee for juvenile offenders
Starting Aug. 24, the northwestern Iowa county will charge agencies $150 a day per young person, up from the current $100, the Sioux City Journal reported .
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Western Iowa woman killed in crash
A western Iowa woman has died in a two vehicle crash that has left another man fighting for his life in an Omaha, Nebraska hospital.
The Miami Herald
Retired Council Bluffs mayor to seek new office
The Council Bluffs Nonpareil reports that Tom Hanafan - who retired as mayor of the western Iowa city in January after 25 years - is now running for the Pottawattamie County Board of Supervisors.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Former doctor gets 10 years for possession of child pornography
A former Council Bluffs doctor received the absolute maximum sentence allowed under a plea agreement for possession of child pornography.
Ex-Council Bluffs Mayor Aims for County Seat
Former Council Bluffs Mayor Tom Hanafan filed for Pottawattamie County board candidacy Friday morning according to the Auditor's office.
Josh Flagg's grandma died; Bar Rescue, Celebrity Fit Club fakery; Bachelor recreation
Time for our semi-regular round-up of recent reality TV news and stories. Know about something that I don't? Please send tips or links to me any time.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Shooting, chase ends with attempted murder arrests
A THIRTY BLOCK CHASE IN COUNCIL BLUFFS aENDS WITH POLICE ARRESTING TWO MEN FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Road trip Friday: Pat Benatar, Neil Giraldo, Lita Ford play in Council Bluffs
Eighties and Nineties music fans, if you are looking to get away this weekend, a road trip to Council Bluffs might be in order.
Two Arrested For Attempted Murder After Council Bluffs Gunfire
Police say two men were in the drive-thru lane of the Walgreens near East Broadway and Frank Street just before 1 a.m. when a pickup with two men inside pulled up beside them and an argument ensued.
The Washington Post
Not ready for prime time
In 2012, Texas Gov. Rick Perry learned how demanding a presidential run can be. You just don't waltz in unprepared and expect people to fall down at your feet.