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Community comes together to discuss water quality

KLEMME, Iowa – Several state and federal agencies collaborated with Hancock County residents on Wednesday to discuss the state of Eldred Sherwood Lake near Klemme. 114 more words


Branstad issues disaster proclamation for Cerro Gordo, Hancock, Mitchell and Worth counties

DES MOINES, Iowa – Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds will assess damage on Monday in Charles City and Greene after the proclamation of disaster emergency for Cerro Gordo, Hancock, Mitchell and Worth counties. 330 more words


The Devastation of the 1918 Flu Pandemic

Almost 100 years ago the world suffered from a devastating flu pandemic. It literally killed more people around the globe than World War I and infected over one-fifth of the world’s population. 846 more words

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Born This Day in 1806 ~ Sarah HECKATHORN

Birth: 08 September 1806; Pennsylvania
Parents: Christian HACKATHORN and Catherine PHILLIS
Spouse: Samuel A. WITHROW
Death: 20 March 1892; Hancock County, Ohio… 8 more words

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Not guilty plea in Hancock County chase

BRITT, Iowa – The man arrested after a high speed pursuit in Hancock County is pleading not guilty.

42-year-old Antoine Lamont Smith is charged with eluding, assault on persons in certain occupations, assault while displaying a dangerous weapon, OWI 1st offense and a controlled substance violence.  89 more words


MS - Hancock County man Jason Johnson missing for 11 days | SunHerald

A Hancock County man has been missing for 11 days, and his family and friends are asking for help with the search.

Jason Johnson, 33, was last seen on Aug. 38 more words


Minnesota man wins appeal on Iowa robbery

DES MOINES, Iowa – A Minnesota man convicted of robbery in Hancock County gets another chance in court.

39-year-old Luis Ramon Cruz Ayabarreno of Jackson, MN, was found guilty of the armed robbery of the Klemme Town Mart in Klemme on November 25, 2011.  79 more words