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Accused kidnapper pleads not guilty

GARNER, Iowa – A Hancock County man is pleading not guilty to kidnapping and domestic abuse assault.

45-year-old Randy Lee Dann of Corwith is accused of tying up a woman and beating her for several hours.  31 more words


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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