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  1. Jury Selected for Clinton County Moving Violation Case that Resulted in DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... her bicycle. Police say Nelson may have been driving distracted. Today a jury of six people was selected in Clinton County District Court. "I don't have to say whether or not it is criminal responsibility, liability or guilt, she feels awfully about ...

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  2. Dash cam shows traffic stop shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | WWLP

    ... to his left forearm. Scott was shot in the leg, but police later found his truck upside down in a ditch in Clinton County. He died of a self inflicted gun shot wound. Matt George of the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation told CNN "Scott had ...

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  3. Woman Found Dead Outside Her Clinton County HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    According to the sheriff's office, an elderly woman went outside her home in Teeds Grove to dump some cat litter in a field when she apparently got disoriented in the snowstorm and didn't make it back. She was said to have had medical conditions. Her name has not been released.

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  4. Clinton County Road Crews Tackle SnowdriftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    If you liked big trucks when you were a kid, you'll love this big snow blower. Road crews in Clinton County spent Monday clearing huge drifts from Highway 136 near Goose Lake, Iowa.

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  5. Clinton County officials warn residents of phone call scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | KCRG

    Officials in an eastern Iowa community are warning residents to beware phone call scammers posing as someone with the sheriff's office and demanding them to pay unpaid traffic tickets. Clinton County Sheriff Rick Lincoln tells the Quad-City Times that several people received calls over the weekend from a man saying they needed to pay off tickets generated by a traffic enforcement camera in Clinton.

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  6. County to formalize land use requirements near airportRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | Observer

    ... in Zone D of the ordinance, which would require further review from the FAA, zoning representatives and the Clinton County Board of Adjustment. If built, the tower would need to be no more than 150 feet above the highest point at the airport above ...

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  7. Allergic reaction almost costs Low Moor woman her lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Observer

    Mother-daughter bonding. Sixteen-year-old Hollyanne Seidell of Low Moor poses with her mom, Marla, after they had their faces painted last year at the Clinton County Fair.

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  8. Clinton Man Tries To Thaw Pipes, Fire StartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A Clinton man was trying to thaw out frozen pipes in his cellar when a fire broke out in his kitchen, causing over $25,000 in damage to his uninsured home. The Andover Volunteer Fire Department and Clinton County Sheriff's Office responded to the fire at 4418 Hwy 136 at 11:22 a.m. on Thursday, January 8, 2015. 2 comments

  9. Officials ID bodies in Iowa mobile home fireRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Clinton County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday that 67-year-old Lauren Lee McFarland and 69-year-old Donald Everett Miller died of carbon monoxide poisoning due to smoke and soot inhalation. Their deaths have been ruled accidental.

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  10. Two Found Dead Inside Mobile Home After Fire In DeWitt, IARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... The home was almost completely taken out by the fire and a neighborhood is left shaken by the whole ordeal. Clinton County Sheriff Rick Lincoln said neighbors pointed out to them where the bedroom was when they arrived on scene earlier this morning. ...

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  11. 2 found dead after mobile home fire in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | KCRG

    The Clinton County Sheriff's Office says the fire was reported Tuesday morning at a mobile home in DeWitt. Responders found heavy smoke coming from the property.

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  12. Mild Winter Cuts CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    There is no snow on most local roads right now, as many people travel in and out of town for the holidays. Last winter, in District 6, which includes Scott County and Clinton County, there were 66 inches of snowfall, which was about twice as much than the average for the area.

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  13. Delmar couple killed in Pa. Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Police say Joann and Frank Brodzik's Volvo was caught Saturday between a fast-moving tractor trailer and a slow or stopped truck near the Centre-Clinton county line.

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  14. DeWitt Area Veteran's Memorial making progress, donations welcomeRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | Observer

    ... than $3,000. The committee also has applied for and been awarded grant money from organizations including the Clinton County Development Association. However, the project has and will continue to be a significant financial undertaking. Osmun says ...

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  15. Officers place stock in cameras [Clinton Herald, Iowa]Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... body cameras, all of which were purchased out of their own pocket. Camanche was awarded two units through the Clinton County Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant, which also provided two cameras to the DeWitt Police Department and ...

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  16. Iowa man injured in train accident diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | KCRG

    Clinton County authorities say a 65-year-old man in eastern Iowa whose tractor was hit by a train last month has died. The Clinton County Sheriff's Office says Olson was driving a tractor across a railroad just south of U.S. 30 when an attached grain auger got stuck on the railroad signal arms.

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  17. Area schools, communities plan Veterans Day eventsRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Observer

    The Clinton County Veterans Affairs office reminds area residents they may drop off old, worn out flags for proper disposal at several locations. An outside drop box is located at the AMVETS Post 38, 1317 S. 17th St., Clinton, or flags may be dropped off at the Clinton County Veterans office at the satellite building in DeWitt or the county administration center in Clinton.

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  18. Voter information for 2014 general electionRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Observer

    Here are polling sites for Tuesday's general election in townships and the towns in Clinton County: *Bloomfield Township, Brookfield Township and Delmar - Grossman Hall, 309 N. Main St., Delmar. *Camanche 1st and 2nd Precincts - Church of the Visitation, 1032 Middle Road.

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  19. Tread-a-Thon Fights Hunger in Savanna CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    One person was taken to the hospital after the tractor they were driving was hit by a train in Clinton County. The accident happened off Highway 30, at the crossing at 190th Avenue... One person was taken to the hospital after the tractor they were driving was hit by a train in Clinton County.

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  20. Burlington Woman Injured In Crash While Stopping For School BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    One person was taken to the hospital after the tractor they were driving was hit by a train in Clinton County. The accident happened off Highway 30, at the crossing at 190th Avenue... One man is dead after he failed to stop at a stop sign and was broadsided by a semi hauling grain.The Des Moines County Sheriff's Office says 39-year-old James Wishmeier of Burlington... A motorcycle accident in Des Moines County, Iowa sent three people to the hospital.

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