Posts With Keyword ‘Marion County Sheriff’

House Fire Northwest Of Pella

Posted: Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 at 6:27 am

[simage=6868,max,n,center,] At approximately 9:30 yesterday morning, The Pella Rural Fire Department, Ambulance, and Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies were paged to a garage fire at 1815 Elk Horn Court near 180th and Highway 163.

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Pella Man Charged

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

A Pella man is charged with serious injury by vehicle stemming from an accident that occurred northwest of Pella last weekend.

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At Least One Injured In Accident Near Otley

Posted: Thursday, September 29th, 2011 at 6:29 am

At least one person has been hospitalized after an accident involving a semi truck and a tiling machine on Highway 163 near Otley shortly before 1 pm Wednesday.

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Sheriff’s Report for May 18, 2011

Posted: Thursday, May 19th, 2011 at 6:15 am

IN THE PAST TWENTY FOUR HOURS THE MARION COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES RESPONDED TO ELEVEN CALLS FOR SERVICE INCLUDING,

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Sheriff Goemaat Urges Caution When Approaching Large Farm Machinery

Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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As the weather continues to warm up planting season starts for area farmers and it’s important for everyone to be aware of slow moving vehicles.

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Furnace Fire in Pershing Saturday

Posted: Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at 6:42 am

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A fire broke out in the basement of a home in Pershing shortly before noon on Saturday.

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Tractor Accident on Highway 5/92

Posted: Friday, December 3rd, 2010 at 5:35 pm

An accident on Highway 5/92 near 60th west of the Pleasantville Y involving a John Deere tractor and two sports utility vehicles sent two individuals to the hospital this afternoon.

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Money Order Scam in Marion County

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 12:06 pm


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A Marion County resident recently fell victim to a fake postal money order scam.

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Sheriff Goemaat Warns Motorists and Farmers about Anhydrous Ammonia

Posted: Friday, November 5th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Farmers are taking to the fields again this fall and applying anhydrous ammonia to their land.

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Sheriff Warns Marion County Residents About Contractor Scams

Posted: Friday, July 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat advises residents to shop locally for home improvements in order to prevent being scammed by illegitimate out-of-state companies.

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Sheriff Asks Motorists to Use Caution Around Farm Equipment

Posted: Wednesday, April 7th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Now that the weather is warming up, many area farmers will be taking to the fields.

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Sheriff Goemaat Says New Gun Legislation Will Increase Training

Posted: Monday, April 5th, 2010 at 6:24 am

State lawmakers recently passed a piece of gun legislation that will affect some of the requirements and training necessary to own a gun in the state of Iowa.

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PCM Lockdown Tuesday tied to Elk Rock Incident

Posted: Wednesday, February 3rd, 2010 at 9:33 am

An update on Tuesday’s temporary, precautionary lock down of PCM schools.

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New Gun Permit Proposals

Posted: Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 at 6:30 am

The legislature is considering several proposals concerning how gun permits are issued in the state of Iowa.

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Vehicle Rollover South of Knoxville

Posted: Sunday, January 3rd, 2010 at 6:26 am

At 5:01 pm Friday night the Knoxville Rural Fire Department, the Knoxville Fire Department, and the Marion County Sheriff’s office responded to a report of a vehicle rollover in the 1500 block of Newbold south of Knoxville.

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High Speed Chase Near Melcher-Dallas Leads to Arrests

Posted: Friday, December 18th, 2009 at 11:25 am

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Marion County Deputies were involved in a high speed chase at approximately 2:45 AM Friday Morning near Melcher Dallas on Hwy G76.

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Sheriff: Be Safe, Don’t Speed this Labor Day

Posted: Saturday, September 5th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Labor Day Weekend is the last long weekend of the boating season, and Marion County boaters, and drivers, need to limit their alcohol consumption, and wear floatation devices on the lake.

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Driver of Garbage Truck Injured in Rollover

Posted: Sunday, August 23rd, 2009 at 6:23 am

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The driver of a sanitation truck was injured last Thursday morning after his vehicle rolled down an embankment near Pella.

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Garbage Truck Driver Injured in Rollover Accident

Posted: Friday, August 21st, 2009 at 6:59 am

The driver of a sanitation truck was injured Thursday morning after his vehicle rolled down an embankment near Pella.

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Pella Emergency Personnel Responds to Accidents Minutes Apart

Posted: Thursday, August 20th, 2009 at 12:08 pm

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Emergency responders were called to the scenes of two separate accidents within ten minutes of each other near Pella this morning.

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