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Three hurt in north Iowa crash

GARNER, Iowa – Three people were injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon in Hancock County.

The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office says 49-year-old Denise Sloan of Crystal Lake was driving east on 330th Street between Crystal Lake and Forest City when she got off onto the south shoulder and lost control trying to get back on the road. 76 more words


One injured in early morning motorcycle crash

BRITT, Iowa – A north Iowa man was injured during a motorcycle accident early Saturday morning.

It happened just before 2:30 a.m. near the intersection of 170th St. 102 more words


Former Lawmaker Found Not Guilty of Sexual Abuse

HANCOCK COUNTY, Iowa – A jury found former lawmaker Henry Rayhons not guilty of sexual abuse Wednesday.

Rayhons was initially charged after allegedly having sex with his wife at a nursing home, despite being told her advanced dementia left her unable to legally consent. 22 more words


Rayhons found not guilty

GARNER, Iowa – A jury in Hancock County has found Henry Rayhons not guilty.

He was accused of having sex with his wife, Donna Lou Rayhons while she was suffering from dementia in the Concord Care Center in Garner and may not have been able to give consent. 1,100 more words


UPDATE: No verdict Tuesday

GARNER, Iowa – The trial of Henry Rayhons has recessed for Tuesday.  No verdict has been returned and the jury will resume deliberations on Wednesday. 511 more words

A grand day for an Earth Day Challenge!

We’re all looking to “change the world”…the funny thing is we don’t realize that every day our actions, big and small make a difference in our families’ lives, our schools, our jobs and our communities. 212 more words

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UPDATE: Jurors released for the weekend in the Rayhons trial

GARNER, Iowa – Jurors are released for the weekend in the Henry Rayhons case, and closing arguments will begin on Monday.


GARNER, Iowa – Former Iowa legislator Henry Rayhons took the stand and gave jurors his description of what happened on May 23, 2014. 505 more words