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After arrest in Illinois, Wyaconda man facing multiple felony counts in Clark County
KAHOKA, Mo. -- A Wyaconda man is facing multiple felony counts, including rape or attempted rape and sodomy or attempted sodomy, in Clark County after being arrested Tuesday night in Illinois.
Hamilton man arrested for possession of illegal drugs
On July 17th, a traffic stop was conducted on U.S. Highway 136 west of New Warsaw Road in Hamilton, Illinois.
Man found dead in Iowa River identified, but cause of death still unknown
The body pulled out of the Iowa River near Burlington Street Bridge Tuesday has been identified as Mohammad Saadi Albaghdadi by the Johnson County Sheriff's Office.The sheriff's office is still investigating the circumstances around the 42-year-old man's death.It's not clear how long Albaghdadi's bo
Northeast Missouri man behind bars facing multiple felony charges
On Thursday, the Clark County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of Adam Christopher Tucker, 33, of Wyaconda, Missouri.
Traffic stop leads to arrest for illegal drugs
A Hamilton, Illinois, man was arrested for possession of illegal drugs following a traffic stop Tuesday night.
Ft. Madison man arrested for rape, sodomy
A Fort Madison man was arrested Tuesday in Hamilton, Illinois, on several arrest warrants including First Degree Rape and First Degree Sodomy.
FCC Asks If Sinclair ‘Engaged in Misrepresentation’ Over Tribune Merger
The FCC questioned whether Sinclair “engaged in misrepresentation” in its divesture plan from several stations, looking to appease U.S. regulators. The FCC’s filing questions whether Sinclair would have “de facto” control of stations in Houston, Dallas, and Chicago, despite its divesture.
Hancock County now providing law enforcement for Warsaw
"I don't think people will notice a difference in services," Kreps said. "The sheriff needed extra help, and Warsaw still will have access to police every day. It's a win-win."
Burlington Police and Crime Stoppers searching for wanted suspect
BURLINGTON, Iowa (KWQC) -A 24-year-old man is wanted by officials in Burlington on multiple outstanding warrants.Police say if you know the whereabouts of Jermaine Shyhem Harris, you're urged to contact police.You can contact the Crime Stoppers at 319-753-6835. If your tip leads to his arrest, you w
A medical marijuana ‘miracle’
Wendy Turner and her son, Coltyn Turner, 18, of Jerseyville, will be featured during IWC’s Satellite Networking Event at 6:30 p.m. July 25 at Hamilton’s in Jacksonville.
Body of man found in Iowa River, visible from Burlington Street Bridge
The body was stuck in tree branches near the Burlington Street Bridge, visible from the sidewalk above. Johnson County Sheriff's Office dislodged the body and pulled it from the water around 1 p.m. Tuesday.Police on the scene were unable to identify the man. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office did n
Carthage man charged with aggravated domestic battery, home invasion
The Hancock County Sheriff's Department responded to a call at 12:20 p.m. Sunday in the 300 block of North Center Street. Randy L. Sadler, 31, was arrested at 5:20 p.m. and charged with aggravated domestic battery and home invasion. He was taken to the Hancock County Jail.
Adams County man arrested for sexual assault of a child
The Adams County Sheriff's Office has reported the arrest of an Ursa, Illinois, man on sexual assault charges.
Crews battle house fire in Fort Madison
FORT MADISON, Ia. (WGEM) -The Fort Madison Fire Department is still trying to determine what caused a fire on Avenue E Wednesday afternoon.Fire crews were called to 1921 Avenue E around 12:30 and saw fire coming from the back porch and roof of the home.Chief Joey Herren said the fire was contained t
Water main break closes well traveled road in Fort Madison
"If we are lucky, I'd say Monday," Driscoll said. "It's going to be an inconvenience for a while but I think the Public has been pretty happy with how things have gone this time around. We will get it open as soon as we can."
Man dies in crash at Quincy Mall parking lot
Police responded to a motor vehicle crash at 10:31 a.m. They said they found a tan Ford Explorer and a blue motorized tricycle had collided in the mall's north parking lot. The driver of the tricycle, Paul Porter, 64, of Quincy, was pronounced dead at the crash scene according to Adams County Corone
Illinois man arrested in Caldwell County
The Highway Patrol reports the arrest of a Hamilton, Illinois man in Caldwell County Saturday morning on a warrant for speeding and no valid license.The misdemeanor warrant for 54-year-old Richard Hartweg was out of Clark County. The Patrol also accused him of speeding.Hartweg was transported to the
‘Extremely contagious’ stomach virus spreading across Illinois
QUINCY, IL – Doctors say an “extremely contagious” stomach virusis spreading across Illinois. Symptoms of the illness include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and possibly a fever.
Driver hurt in one-vehicle crash Sunday in Lewis County
The Missouri State Highway Patrol said a 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe driven by Cynthia N. Clark, 47, of Canton, was heading south on Route P, about two miles southwest of Canton, when the sport utility vehicle went out of control because of a vehicle defect. The vehicle ran off the right side of the road a
Adams County Fair hoping for record attendance
"Sunshine and heat are always keys," said Shriver-Hackemack, one of the 13 fair board directors who also serves as secretary for the organization.