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CASS COUNTY — Vanessa Strazdas, 46, was arrested for OWI/first offense early Sunday, Jan. 16, and preliminary hearing in her case is set for Feb. 4.

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ATLANTIC — The Cass County Attorney is facing charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence after an arrest on Sunday morning, Jan. 16. Reports say Vanessa Strazdas, 46, Cass County Attorney, was arrested for OWI/first offense.

A Fontanelle resident died Thursday night in a fatal motorcycle accident on I-80 near mile marker 87, according to a report from the Iowa State Patrol.

LEWIS - Kadin Schoenfeld, 22, of Lewis, was charged following a chase that occurred on Jan. 3 around midnight, according to a release from the Cass County Sheriff’s office.

ADAIR COUNTY — Adair County Deputy Josh Armstrong, a two and a half year veteran with the Adair County Sheriff’s office has been identified by the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation as the officer involved in a shooting following a chase on the evening of Dec. 29. The Iowa DCI also iden…

CASS COUNTY — Kuachua Brillion Xiong, 25, from Merced, Calif., on his way to kill individuals on his “hit list,” including President Joe Biden, medical advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci, former President Barack Obama and others, was arrested after a traffic stop in Cass County along Interstate 80 on…

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CASS COUNTY — The trial date has been changed for Alison Dorsey, charged with murder in the first degree and child endangerment death, according to on line court records.

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(Des Moines, IA) -- Officials in several Iowa school districts have announced temporary mask requirements for their students have ended after a panel of federal judges ruled on the statewide ban.

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CASS COUNTY — Vanessa Strazdas, 46, was arrested for OWI/first offense early Sunday, Jan. 16, and preliminary hearing in her case is set for Feb. 4.

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ATLANTIC — The Cass County Attorney is facing charges of operating a motor vehicle while under the influence after an arrest on Sunday morning, Jan. 16. Reports say Vanessa Strazdas, 46, Cass …

A Fontanelle resident died Thursday night in a fatal motorcycle accident on I-80 near mile marker 87, according to a report from the Iowa State Patrol.

Amy Coenen, assistant vice president of ag and business banking at TS Bank in Atlantic, has successfully completed the 2021 Iowa Bankers Association (IBA) Introduction to Commercial Lending, which was held in Cedar Rapids on Oct. 18-20.

Exira Fire Chief Tim Wahlert said the department received the new ambulance on Friday, and was in process of getting it ready to respond to emergencies. He said the unit was ordered a year ago, and cost about $250,000. Normally the department purchased used vehicles, due to the cost, but thi…

SOUTHWEST IOWA — While the U.S. Supreme Court has heard oral arguments on the OSHA vaccine mandate but has not yet made a decision, the Iowa Labor Commission has submitted notice that the state will not be adopting or enforcing the mandate.

ATLANTIC – Due to a national shortage of testing supplies, Cass Health is not able to offer rapid COVID-19 testing at this time. Outpatient COVID-19 tests will be sent to a reference laboratory; results are typically available in 48 to 72 hours.

SOUTHWEST IOWA — While the U.S. Supreme Court has heard oral arguments on the OSHA vaccine mandate but has not yet a decision, the Iowa Labor Commission has submitted notice that the state will not be adopting or enforcing the mandate.

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 26, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- U.S. hospitals continue to reel from the pressure posed by the ongoing pandemic, facing critical workforce shortages and rising labor costs that amount to a "national emergency," hospital executives say.

LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson was braced for the conclusions of an investigation into allegations of lockdown-breaching parties, a document that could help him end weeks of scandal and discontent, or bring his time in office to an abrupt close.