By JARED STRONGj.strong@carrollspaper.com AMES — A 27-year-old man who impersonated a police officer locally in 2015 at Wild Rose Casino was arrested last week in Ames for reportedly pretending to be a firefighter.
Randy Bunkers runs one of Iowa’s best doughnut shops, Bunkers Dunkers, as determined recently by the Iowa Tourism Office. “When somebody comes in that door,” he says of his customers, “I should run around and kiss their feet.” ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com Even after 36 years, there are still a few things to learn about Bunkers Dunkers, the beloved doughnut shop that ended 2016 on Travel Iowa’s list of “Iowa’s Best Donuts.”
Dustin Gustoff, manager of the Sierra Community Theatre, said Classics Week in January will raise money for a new popcorn popper. Like all theaters, whether they have one screen or 20, concessions keep the business afloat. HERALD FILE PHOTO
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com It ain’t easy managing a single-screen movie theater in a small town.
By BRANDON HURLEY Sports Editor  sports@beeherald.com @BrandonJHurley   The agony of defeat has only motivated Johnny Case. 
Staff report Not since the farm crisis of the 1980s has Iowa farmland declined in value for three straight years. Until now. Iowa State University last week released the results of its 2016 Land Value Survey conducted in November.
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com A Jefferson family is scheduled to get their day in court Aug. 22, 2017, to argue that Wild Rose Casino and Resort was negligently built, causing storm water runoff to continually soak their farm.
Randy Bunkers runs one of Iowa’s best doughnut shops, Bunkers Dunkers, as determined recently by the Iowa Tourism Office. “When somebody comes in that door,” he says of his customers, “I should run around and kiss their feet.” ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD
Dustin Gustoff, manager of the Sierra Community Theatre, said Classics Week in January will raise money for a new popcorn popper. Like all theaters, whether they have one screen or 20, concessions keep the business afloat. HERALD FILE PHOTO

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By BRANDON HURLEY

Sports Editor 

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Dorothy Adamson, 96, of Jefferson, formerly of Grand Junction, died Thursday, January 5, 2017.

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