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NOTICE: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant(s) is/are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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INDEPENDENCE – Someone went to great lengths (or heights) to show the world their love for another.

NOTICE: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant(s) is/are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

NOTICE: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant(s) is/are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

NOTICE: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

JESUP – On Sunday, July 19, at approximately 12:05 a.m., Buchanan County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 report of a motor vehicle accident on Baxter Avenue in approximately the 1500 block north of Jesup. According to the preliminary investigation, a 2007 Dodge Charger operated by Roby…

INDEPENDENCE – On June 5, 2020, the Iowa Attorney General’s Office filed an eight count “Verified Application for Order to Show Cause” against Buchanan County Jail Administrator Russell D. West for contempt of court for knowingly releasing and/or directing subordinate Buchanan County jail st…

NOTICE: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant(s) is/are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

NOTICE: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant(s) is/are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Wednesday, June 24

PARIS (AP) — A catastrophic fire engulfed the upper reaches of Paris’ soaring Notre Dame Cathedral as it was undergoing renovations Monday, threatening one of the greatest architectural treasures of the Western world as tourists and Parisians looked on aghast from the streets below. France’s…

This November, the Independence Bulletin Journal will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of World War I (The Great War). To help us present this crucial point in history, and celebrate those who served our great nation, we would like to extend an invitation to the Independence community.