Posts With Keyword ‘Sheriff Ron Goemaat’

Sheriff Goemaat Comments on Decision Not To Run for Re-Election

Posted: Friday, March 30th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat says that deciding not to run for sheriff again was a tough decision.

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Sheriff’s Office Asks for Safe, Sober Driving During Holidays

Posted: Saturday, December 24th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat says he hopes everyone has a safe and responsible Christmas weekend.

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Kayakers Rescued on Lake Red Rock

Posted: Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

At approximately 4pm today the Marion County Law Enforcement Center received a 911 call from a group of four kayakers in trouble because of winds gusting over 30mph and dangerous waves on Lake Red Rock.

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Think Boating Safety

Posted: Sunday, June 19th, 2011 at 6:22 am

With summer gearing up, more people are spending their time on the water.

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Interviews Being Conducted for Deputies

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has been interviewing deputy applicants as the result of one retirement and one resignation.

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Sheriff Discourages Travel After Dark Due to Blizzard

Posted: Tuesday, February 1st, 2011 at 11:41 am

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Due to anticipated blizzard conditions beginning this afternoon and continuing through the night, Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat tells KNIA/KRLS news that he is discouraging travel this evening after dark, especially travel on county rock roads.

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Two Vehicle Accident on Highway 92

Posted: Monday, December 6th, 2010 at 4:07 pm

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Clay Township Fire and Rescue and the Marion County Sheriff’s Office were called to a two-vehicle accident on Highway 92 and 216th near Harvey at approximately 3:30PM.

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Recent Scams Target Elderly

Posted: Monday, November 1st, 2010 at 3:46 pm

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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Sheriff Goemaat Urges Extra Caution at Rural Intersections

Posted: Wednesday, July 14th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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As corn crops grow higher, motorists are urged to use extra caution as their views could be obstructed.

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Sheriff Reminds Motorists Not to Drink and Drive

Posted: Saturday, July 3rd, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat hopes all area residents have an enjoyable Independence Day weekend and wants to remind residents to be safe on the roads. 

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Firework Safety and Regulations

Posted: Saturday, July 3rd, 2010 at 6:28 am

Independence Day is often associated with fireworks, but the majority of them are illegal in the state of Iowa.

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More Water Means More Safety Concerns For Boaters

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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While the large amount of rainfall this month has increased the water levels at Lake Red Rock and the Des Moines River, it has also increases safety concerns for boaters. 

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Memorial Day Weekend Safety Reminder

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 6:30 am

This Memorial Day weekend Marion County Sheriff Ron Goemaat urges residents to be very cautious and responsible. 

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Marion County Forfeited Funds Used for New Storage Facility

Posted: Friday, May 28th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is using money acquired from the forfeited funds account to build a new storage facility.

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Tow Ban Issued for Marion County

Posted: Tuesday, February 9th, 2010 at 11:48 am

The Marion County Sheriff’s office reports that area roads are up to 100% snow and ice covered and slick. 

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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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