Posts With Keyword ‘Ron Goemaat’

Local Resident Targeted in Postal Money Order Scam

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:28 am


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

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Controlled Burn North of Pella

Posted: Friday, November 19th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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At approximately 9:15am, the Pella Police Department received a call about a fire at Highway T-14 and Dakota Avenue, just north of Pella.

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Controlled Burn North of Pella

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 10:15 am

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At approximately 9:15am, the Pella Police Department received a call about a fire at Highway T-14 and Dakota Avenue, just north of Pella.

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City and County Discusses Who Should Pay for Prisoner’s Medical Bills

Posted: Wednesday, November 17th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council has to decide whether or not they will help the county pay for the medical bills of prisoners arrested by the Knoxville Police Department, prior to their booking in the Marion County jail.

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Knoxville City Council Recap

Posted: Tuesday, November 16th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Knoxville City Council met in regular session last night. 

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A Knoxville Man Injured While Working on Car

Posted: Friday, November 5th, 2010 at 6:27 am

A Knoxville man was injured near Bussey yesterday morning when a vehicle he was salvaging fell on him.

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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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Large Beehive Removed From a Tree Near the Law Enforcement Center

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 2:35 pm

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A large team of bees who made their hope on the outside of a tree near the Marion County Law Enforcement Center were taken to a new home this afternoon.

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Sheriff Goemaat Urges Residents to Be Leary of Phone and Mail Scams

Posted: Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

[simage=3416,200,y,left] Sheriff Ron Goemaat tells KNIA KRLS News that a number of phone and mail scams directed at the elderly have been attempted in recent days.

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First Responders and Mercy One Conduct Training Exercise

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:30 am

Area first responders and Mercy One conducted a training exercise in Marion County Thursday.

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Sheriff Goemaat Weighs in on Fall Deer vs. Vehicle Accidents

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The number of deer versus vehicle accidents are up 21% in the U.S. with Iowa ranking second in the nation.

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One Injured in a Head on Collision in Pleasantville

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:30 am

Pleasantville Fire and Rescue, Mercy Ambulance and Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident on Jasper Street, just east of highway 5 in Pleasantville shortly after 2pm yesterday.

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Boaters Asked Not to Use the West Side of Lake Red Rock

Posted: Monday, September 27th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat is not recommending boating on Lake Red Rock west of the Mile Long Bridge as the Army Corp of Engineers draws down the lake for dam maintenance.

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Sheriffs and Emergency Personnel Meet with Mercy One Staff

Posted: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Marion, Monroe, Mahaska, Appanoose, Wapello and Davis County Sheriffs along with Communication Director Martha Dykstra and Knoxville Fire Chief Mike Roberts met with the Mercy One Director of Emergency Transport Dan Keough and two flight nurses Tuesday morning to discuss the new Mercy One helicopter that will be based out of the Knoxville Airport beginning this November.

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Sheriff Goemaat Encourages Motorists to Use Extra Caution Around Farm Machinery

Posted: Thursday, September 9th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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As harvest season approaches many area farmers will be out on the roadways with large equipment and residents are encouraged to use extra caution especially on gravel roads.

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Red Rock Dam Outflow To Be Reduced for Inspection

Posted: Monday, September 6th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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On Tuesday the Army Corp of Engineers will reduce the outflow of the Lake Red Rock Dam to prepare for a dive inspection of the structure.

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Outflow at Red Rock Dam to be Reduced for Dive Inspection

Posted: Sunday, September 5th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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On Tuesday the Army Corp of Engineers will reduce the outflow of the Lake Red Rock Dam to prepare for a dive inspection of the structure.

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Sheriff Goemaat Reminds Motorists and Boaters to be Safe This Weekend

Posted: Friday, September 3rd, 2010 at 6:26 am

With the final extended weekend of the summer upon us, there will be increased traffic on area roads and waterways.

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Sheriff Goemaat Says New Gun Laws Won’t Have a Large Impact on Issuance in Marion County

Posted: Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Beginning January 1st of 2011, there will be new regulations implemented that affect the issuance of conceal and carry permits in the state of Iowa.

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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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