K-9 Leo joined the Greene County Sheriff’s Office in January 2014.
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com In little more than a year on the job, local K-9 Leo has sniffed out more than 14 pounds of marijuana and more than four ounces of meth.
Ken Paxton
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com Peg Raney was introduced Monday evening at a town hall meeting as the new program director of Jefferson Matters: Main Street.
Staff reportGRAND JUNCTION — The Iowa Grocery Industry Association chose Earth Day on Wednesday to announce that the city of Grand Junction will receive benches and a new trash receptacle made from recycled plastic bags.
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com
By REBECCA MCKINSEYr.mckinsey@carrollspaper.com Following a lengthy discussion at a recent meeting, the Jefferson city council elected Tuesday evening to delay its decision to place no-parking zones on several streets near Hy-Vee.
Staff reportThe earliest school start date for the 2015-16 school year will be Aug. 23 under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Terry Branstad. The previous law required school districts to start school no earlier than the week of Sept. 1, but allowed school districts to apply for waivers to start earlier.
K-9 Leo joined the Greene County Sheriff’s Office in January 2014.
Ken Paxton


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Priscilla Hart Nicholson Still, 94, passed away peacefully in the early hours of April 17. Funeral services will be held on April 21, 11:00 a.m.

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