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On 1-15-2020, based on a traffic stop, Robert Tinoco, 33, of Garnett, was arrested on charges of Driving While License Cancelled, Suspended or Revoked---Illegal Registration and No Proof of Insurance. The passenger, Kala Marie Shupe, 26, of Independence, Mo., was arrested on a $5,000 Clay Co…

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Cledale Caldwell, Horton, drive while suspended and defective tail lights, $488.50

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A high-profile homicide in the town of Doniphan has seen charges against the three men accused of culpability in the fall 2019 death upgraded to murder in the second degree.

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Brown County Sheriff John Merchant said he received information concerning a recent press release on potential issues pertaining to paving contractors soliciting for business in the county.

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On 12-23-2019, at approximately 3:30 a.m. while on routine patrol, a Brown County deputy noticed a pickup in the vicinity of the 1600 block of West Iowa Street with the drivers door open and the engine running. Upon closer investigation, it was discovered that the passengers side window was …

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Hiawatha Municipal Court actions for the month of December 2019, Ted Collins, Judge. Fines listed (except seatbelt violations) are in addition to court costs of $100.00 on each case.

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Recently, many people in Brown County have been receiving scam letters such as the one attached to this article.

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Brown County Sheriff John Merchant has reported new scams have been circulating the area.

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Hiawatha Municipal Court actions for the month of November 2019, Ted Collins, Judge. Fines listed (except seatbelt violations) are in addition to court costs of $100.00 on each case.

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The Hiawatha City Commission met on Monday evening, and after extending an Executive Session twice to discuss non-elected personnel matters, voted unanimously to terminate Fire Chief Ryan Shockley and appoint Assistant Fire Chief Gene Atland as the Acting Fire Chief until a permanent appoint…

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Hiawatha Municipal Court actions for the month of October 2019, Ted Collins, Judge. Fines listed (except seatbelt violations) are in addition to court costs of $100 on each case.

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On 10-13-2019 Nathan Purcell, 25, Falls City, NE was arrested on charges of Possession of Meth and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

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With the alarming rate of unscrupulous individuals trying to scam people out of their hard earned money, the Brown County Sheriff has copies of “Identity Theft” information booklets available free to the public.

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What a remarkable game. Kansas City’s monumental comeback and eventual blowout win were the stuff legends are built on, as the team became the first to trail by 24 points and then lead by halftime, as well as the first ever to trail by 20 or more and then win by 20, and also set a new record…

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A new salon has sprouted up in Hiawatha, as Nikki Holder’s Branded Beauty opened its doors on Jan. 2 at 800 Oregon St., Suite A, just behind the Garden Branch of Citizens State Bank.

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The Horton City Commission met for the final time in December and voted to move ahead with a recent idea to name a roadway near the town’s football field after Horton High School’s most notable student athlete success, after Trey Dishon recently finished his career as a four-year starter at …

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The Hiawatha City Commission met on Monday evening for the first time in 2020, and Joe Nigus from the Fire Department was present to request an update on the status of former Hiawatha Fire Department Chief Ryan Shockley.

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The Hiawatha City Commission met for the final time in 2019 on Monday evening and with Commissioners David Middendorf, Toni Hull and Dustin Williams present, along with Mayor Bill Collins, the group voted to approve reappointments to both the Tree Board and Airport Board.

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A recent decision to have city crews perform more of the larger jobs the city needs done, rather than hire out those jobs to contractors, has sparked the Hiawatha City Commission to seek out the equipment needed to keep those tasks in house.

All four of the top-tier Democratic presidential candidates – former Vice President Joe Biden, former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders – have released climate plans that call for massive spending, an overhaul of the fossil fuel industry and increased standards for renewable energy.

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A vehicle said by authorities to have been traveling at a high rate of speed on a side road off U.S. Highway 36 crashed into a ditch on early Sunday morning, killing one of the five teenage occupants, all of whom are from Hiawatha. 

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The board of Brown County Commissioners met in regular session with the following members present: Chairman Keith Olsen, Dwight A. Kruse and Richard L. Lehmkuhl. Also present was Brown County Clerk Melissa Gormley. Brown County Attorney Kevin Hill was present for a portion of the meeting. Ke…

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On 1-15-2020, based on a traffic stop, Robert Tinoco, 33, of Garnett, was arrested on charges of Driving While License Cancelled, Suspended or Revoked---Illegal Registration and No Proof of Insurance. The passenger, Kala Marie Shupe, 26, of Independence, Mo., was arrested on a $5,000 Clay Co…