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Crime Stoppers Official Confirms Body Found is Mollie’s

A Poweshiek County Crime Stoppers official has confirmed what Fox News first reported shortly after 8 o’clock this(Tues) morning — that the body of missing Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts has been found, bringing an end to an intensive search that lasted more than a month and captured national headlines.   A law enforcement source told…read more »

Mollie Tibbetts’ Body Found: FOX News

FROM FOX NEWS:  Two sources tell Fox News that the body of the missing Iowa student has been found; Matt Finn reports.   The body of missing college student Mollie Tibbetts was found Tuesday, two sources told Fox News, bringing an end to an intensive search that lasted more than a month and captured national headlines.…read more »

Cedar Falls Council to get Input on Colab, Backyard Chickens

The Cedar Falls City Council tonight(Mon) will revisit the issue of whether residents should be allowed to raise chickens in their backyards.   First-Ward Councilman Mark Miller asked at the August 6th meeting that the matter be brought up again.   That conversation will be during the council’s Committee-of-the-Whole meeting, beginning at 5 o’clock. During the regular…read more »

DBQ Racing Assoc. Board to Vote on Island Vets’ Memorial Tuesday

DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) – A Dubuque racing group hopes to spend $3.4 million on a veterans memorial for an island in the Mississippi River that’ll include walkways, a waterfall and a sculpture. The Dubuque Racing Association Board of Directors is expected to vote on the project during their monthly meeting tomorrow(Tues). The memorial would honor…read more »

Two-Year-Old who Shot Himself with Dad’s Gun Will Survive

CLIVE, Iowa (AP) – Authorities say a 2-year-old who’d shot himself with his father’s gun at a suburban Des Moines hotel is expected to soon leave a hospital. The shooting occurred yesterday(Sun) at the Sterling Inn in Clive. Officers say he’d picked up and fired the .45-caliber handgun his father had left in some luggage. …read more »

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