Sioux County Sheriff’s report

Posted February 22, 2017 at 5:15 pm

According to Sioux County Sheriff’s Office:

Feb. 14: the Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 440th Street, one mile east of Hawarden, at 7:10 a.m.

Geraldo Duenas-Arce, age 34, of Hawarden, was driving a 2001 Nissan Sentra eastbound on 440th Street when he entered a curve in the roadway, lost control of the vehicle and entered the east ditch.

No injuries were reported.

The Nissan sustained about $4,000 in damage.

Duenas-Arce was cited for Operating a Motor Vehicle Without a Valid Driver’s License.

Feb. 15:

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    Plymouth Co. Sheriff’s Office News Release

    On Feb. 9, the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office was contacted to assist federal authorities with a wanted fugitive possibly in the Le Mars area. Agents asked for assistance in locating and taking this subject into custody.

    The Sheriff’s Office in turn contacted the Le Mars Police Department to provide assistance. Officers and agents located the fugitive, Tyson Nawanna, age 29 of Sioux City, in a building at 34 Central Ave. NE in Le Mars. Nawanna was taken into custody at approximately 11:00 a.m. without incident.

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    Woman assaults officers

    A Papillion, Neb., woman was arrested by Hawarden police at Mole Hill Bar in Ireton Feb. 11.

    Leah Mallory, age 34, was asked to leave the bar due to disorderly conduct but did not. Hawarden police were called. Mallory hit or shoved all three officers who responded.

    Mallory was charged with: Assault on a Peace Officer; Public Intoxication; Trespassing (for being at the bar after her right to be there had been expired); Interference with Official Acts.

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    Sioux County Sheriff’s reports

    According to Sioux County sheriff’s reports:

    Jan. 9: Riley Geraets, age 19, of Ireton, was arrested for Operating a Motor Vehicle While Intoxicated – First Offense and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The incident happened in Maurice.

    Jan. 9: Benton Boyer, age 69, of Cameron Lake, Calif., was arrested by Hawarden police for Operation of a Motor Vehicle while Intoxicated – Second Offense.

    Jan. 8: Vincente Casias, age 31, of Hawarden, was arrested

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    Union County Sheriff’s Office January 2017

    Total arrests coming through the Union County Jail in the month of January- 76

    Total number of individuals incarcerated in jail awaiting trial, sitting out sentences or awaiting extradition – 35

    You may notice that there may be more charges than arrests. This is due to individuals facing multiple charges.

    Traffic Offenses

    DUI 1st 12

    DUI 2nd 3

    DUI 3rd 0

    DUI 4th 1

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    Plymouth County 4-H’ers, volunteers receive 2106 honors

    Outstanding Junior Award winners are (Front Row l-r;) Andrea Penning, Veronica Buman, Ian Kraft, Carson Seuntjens, Kaylinn Seuntjens, Jaelyn Riemenschneider, Emma Rosener, Michael Stegge, Brady Allan, Kayla Beitelspacher, Jamison Marienau, Kennedy McInnis, (Middle Row l-r:) Allison Dye, Kaden Kraft, Chloe Wagner, Brooklyn Bockelman, Avery Schroeder, Mason Peters, Owen Schroeder, Ayden Langel, William Harpenau, Jenna Case, Logan McGee, (Back Row l-r:) Garrett Morran, Emily Small, Kenadi Muecke, Sophie Ruden, Tessa Ellensohn, Brandon Gengler, Mitchell Schnepf, Alyssa Hughes, Emily Attrill, Abigail Tilberg.


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    Library coalition asks county for $85K

    By Steve Peterson

    The four-member Plymouth County Public Libraries group submitted a budget request to Plymouth County supervisors for an amount of $85,000 for FY 2018.

    Libraries in the coalition are Akron, Kinsgley, Merrill and Remsen.

    Plymouth County Supervisors are in discussion of the 2017-2018 Budget. Sessions started Jan. 10. The new budget year begins July 1.

    “This generous amount will help purchase additional materials, services

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    Conservation budget includes Hillview playground request

    By Steve Peterson

    At their Jan. 24 meeting, Plymouth County supervisors heard a Hillview Recreation Area playground proposal. It was the main FY 2018 budget topic for Plymouth County Conservation Board Director Nick Beeck.

    “We have a $25,000 request from the supervisors. “

    “The current playground at Hillview Park was put in place in 1982,” said Beeck, requesting supervisors contribute $25,000 in county funds. “I could not find a cost. It is located

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    Rock Valley man dies in auto accident

    Sioux County Sheriff’s Office investigated a fatal motor vehicle accident that killed a Rock Valley man at the intersection of 390th Street and Garfield Avenue, two miles west of Sioux Center. The accident happened at 2:30 p.m., Jan. 24.

    Kory Klein, age 37, of Ireton, was driving a 2006 Peterbilt semi-tractor westbound on 390th Street. James White, age 65, of Rock Valley, was driving a 2006 Dodge Dakota pickup northbound on Garfield Avenue. White failed to stop for the stop sign at 390th Street, entered the

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    Plymouth County Court News Week of January 2, 2017


    Robert Thomas Auen, 44, of Le Mars, pleaded guilty to the serious misdemeanor of operating while under the influence. This is his first offense. He was sentenced to 365 days in jail with all but two days suspended, and a fine of $1,250 with $625 waived upon proof of a temporary restricted license. He was placed on probation for one year and order to participate in a reality education program.

    Civil Judgments

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