North East Iowa News
Inmate Listed as Escaped, Returns from Work Release
A Linn County inmate, listed as escaped for not returning from work release, has turned himself in.
UPDATE: Man Charged With Making Threat To Butler County School
The incident forced a brief lock-down at North Butler Junior/Senior High School in Greene Wednesday morning.
County Sheriff Busy with 2 Accidents, Minutes Apart
Winneshiek County authorities continue to look into 2 weekend accidents, minutes apart, sending 2 people to the hospital.
Motorcyclist Leads Deputies on Chase into Wisconsin
A Wisconsin man is being brought back to Iowa to face eluding charges in a high speed chase with deputies.
Possible Threat Forces Brief Lock-Down Of North Butler School
Operations at the school returned to normal about 40-minutes after the lock-down began at 10:30 AM on Wednesday.
Man Arrested for Tossing Stuff in Yard and Driveway
A Ridgeway man faces charges for allegedly throwing items around someone's property.
Five People Arrested While Kayaking the Upper Iowa River
A call concerning people in distress on the Upper Iowa River, has resulted in 5 Oelwein residents being arrested.
Seeking Candidate for Open Oelwein School Board Seat
Applications are being accepted for an open position on the Oelwein Community School board.