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Posted on: February 19, 2024

MARSHALLTOWN MAN CONVICTED OF MURDER

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On Friday, March 17, 2023, at 4:03pm, law enforcement responded to 618 West Boone Street after receiving a 911 call reporting someone had been injured at this location and was not breathing. Upon arrival, officers found a 27-year-old male deceased. The vi...

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Posted on: February 17, 2024

Garage Fire on February 17

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At approximately 5 A.M. on Saturday, February 17, 2024, the Marshalltown Fire Department was dispatched to 107 E. North Street in Marshalltown, IA for a structure fire. Upon arrival, a two-car detached garage was found with a working fire with no other st...

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Posted on: February 18, 2024

Local Teacher Arrested for Assault

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On February 13, 2024, the Marshalltown Police Department initiated an investigation involving an assault allegation that occurred at Miller Middle School on February 12. A 13-year-old, male student reported he had been assaulted by his teacher while in cl...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

City of Marshalltown Seeking Applicants for the Plan & Zoning Commission

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The City of Marshalltown is seeking volunteer applicants for an opening on the Plan & Zoning Commission.

The Plan & Zoning Commission meets on the Thursday following the first council meeting of the month (which is the 2nd Monday).  The Ci...

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Posted on: January 24, 2024

2024 TOBACCO COMPLIANCE CHECKS & ENFORCEMENT

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The Marshalltown Police Department has taken a pledge to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of Marshall County underage persons.

Known as I-PLEDGE, the program is a partnership with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division ...

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Posted on: January 23, 2024

City Administrator Resignation

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City of Marshalltown Media ReleaseDate: 01/23/24Authority: Mayor Joel Greer

City Administrator Joe Gaa has announced his resignation as City Administrator.    Mr. Gaa states that while he has served in the City Administrator capacity in f...

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Posted on: January 15, 2024

Traffic Stops Leads to the Recovery of a Stolen Firearm and Drugs

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On January 11, 2024, at approximately 10:47am an officer with the Marshalltown Police Department made a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation in the 1500 block of South 2nd Avenue. During the traffic stop the officer noticed a strong odor of m...

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Posted on: January 3, 2024

City of Marshalltown Seeking Applicants for the Board of Adjustment

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The City of Marshalltown is seeking volunteer applicants for one immediate opening on the Board of Adjustment and one opening starting 4/1/24.

The Board of Adjustment meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at 10 W ...

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Posted on: December 27, 2023

MPD Announces 2024 Citizens Police Academy

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The staff at the Marshalltown Police Department is seeking community members to participate in the up-coming 2024 Citizen Police Academy.  The curriculum and teaching methods are similar to the traditional police academy, but its students are not...

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Posted on: December 18, 2023

Position Announcement - Fire Chief

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Applications are now being accepted to become Marshalltown's next Fire Chief. The first review of applications will be on February 1, 2024. Applicants should have a bachelor's degree in Fire Science and at least six years of progressivel...

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Posted on: December 12, 2023

Imposter Scams

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SCAMS, SCAMS & MORE SCAMS

Talk to your parents, talk to your grandparents, talk to your elderly friends and neighbors.

Imposter scams are very common. These scams frequently target the elderly.

An imposter scam involving the FTC has been sweeping Iowa. S...

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Posted on: November 4, 2023

Winter Weather Reminders

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As the winter season approaches, I continue to be thankful for the wonderful fall weather we have enjoyed.   However, like it or not, winter weather will soon be upon us.  That means winter weather driving conditions.  The Weath...

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Posted on: March 27, 2023

Find Out What You Can Do Before Severe Weather Strikes

  • Be Weather-Ready: Check the forecast regularly to see if you're at risk for severe weather. Listen to local news or a NOAA Weather Radio to stay informed about severe thunderstorm watches and warnings. Check the Weather-Ready Nation for tips.
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News Flash

Posted on: February 19, 2024

MARSHALLTOWN MAN CONVICTED OF MURDER

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On Friday, March 17, 2023, at 4:03pm, law enforcement responded to 618 West Boone Street after receiving a 911 call reporting someone had been injured at this location and was not breathing. Upon arrival, officers found a 27-year-old male deceased. The vi...

Read on...

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Posted on: February 18, 2024

Local Teacher Arrested for Assault

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On February 13, 2024, the Marshalltown Police Department initiated an investigation involving an assault allegation that occurred at Miller Middle School on February 12. A 13-year-old, male student reported he had been assaulted by his teacher while in cl...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: January 24, 2024

2024 TOBACCO COMPLIANCE CHECKS & ENFORCEMENT

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The Marshalltown Police Department has taken a pledge to keep tobacco, alternative nicotine and vapor products out of the hands of Marshall County underage persons.

Known as I-PLEDGE, the program is a partnership with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division ...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: January 15, 2024

Traffic Stops Leads to the Recovery of a Stolen Firearm and Drugs

Arrest Made Image

On January 11, 2024, at approximately 10:47am an officer with the Marshalltown Police Department made a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation in the 1500 block of South 2nd Avenue. During the traffic stop the officer noticed a strong odor of m...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: December 27, 2023

MPD Announces 2024 Citizens Police Academy

MPD Team Members

The staff at the Marshalltown Police Department is seeking community members to participate in the up-coming 2024 Citizen Police Academy.  The curriculum and teaching methods are similar to the traditional police academy, but its students are not...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: December 12, 2023

Imposter Scams

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SCAMS, SCAMS & MORE SCAMS

Talk to your parents, talk to your grandparents, talk to your elderly friends and neighbors.

Imposter scams are very common. These scams frequently target the elderly.

An imposter scam involving the FTC has been sweeping Iowa. S...

Read on...

Police Department
Posted on: November 4, 2023

Winter Reminders

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As the winter season approaches, I continue to be thankful for the wonderful fall weather we have enjoyed.   However, like it or not, winter weather will soon be upon us.  That means winter weather driving conditions.  The Weath...

Read on...

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