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News in Pottawattamie County, Iowa

Head-On Crash Injures Four in Western Iowa
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 06:24:34 -0700

POTTAWATTAMIE COUNTY, Iowa – Four people were injured, two seriously, when two cars crashed head-on in rural Pottawattamie County Wednesday. The Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s Office said the collision happened shortly before 4:30 p.m. on 530th Street south east of Walnut. Officials say a Chevrolet Impala driven by Sidney Nelson, 14, and a Pontiac Grand Am driven by Leah Jenkins, 22, collided ...

Firework Severely Injures Iowa Man
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 08:39:38 -0700

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – A Pottawattamie County man suffered a severe injury to his hand during Independence Day celebrations Friday. The Pottawattamie County Sheriff`s Office says the incident happened shortly before 10:30 p.m. in the 13-thousand block of 220th Street in rural Council Bluffs. Officials say a firework detonated in Cole Mayer’s hand as he tried to light it. Tourniquets were used by ...

Official discusses western Iowa recreation trail
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:37:48 -0700

A conservation official says a recreation trail between Council Bluffs and nearby Neola could be ready by 2017.

Interested in soil and water? You may be just what a county board is looking for
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 13:30:00 -0700

MUSCATINE, Iowa — The Muscatine County Soil and Water Conservation District is looking for a few good people to fill its ranks.

Suspect in fatal hit-and-run awaits transfer to Douglas County
Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:14:39 -0700

A man accused in a deadly hit-and-run accident made his first court appearance in Pottawattamie County Tuesday.

President Issues Disaster Declaration for Iowa Counties
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:47:44 -0700

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has received word that President Obama has approved the request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration covering nine counties impacted by severe weather on June 3rd.

Iowa West Foundation gives $3.1M in 2Q grants
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 22:06:10 -0700

The Iowa West Foundation, headquartered in Council Bluffs , has announced nearly $3.1 million in grants for the second quarter of 2014. The grants will be used to assist 24 non-profit organizations an

Obama signs Iowa disaster declaration
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:46:59 -0700

DES MOINES (Des Moines Bureau) — President Obama on July 14 issued a presidential disaster declaration covering nine Iowa counties.

Reynolds murder trial delayed to September
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:19:15 -0700

The first-degree murder trial of Robert Reynolds has been delayed until September.

Queen coronation kicks off Westfair celebration
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:05:56 -0700

Sometimes Westfair is so exciting you’re not worried about telling grandma you lost a twenty dollar bill, but for Kaylee Reynolds, the excitement left her in shock Wednesday night because she was name