The following case appeared before Associate District Court Judge Peter B. Newell in Butler County District Court in Allison on June 26, 2019:

The Bremer County Sheriff’s Office was awarded a grant from the Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau (GTSB) for the Special Traffic Enforcement Program (sTEP).


A woman from Florida has been sentenced to serve five years in an Iowa prison after pleading guilty to forging checks and attempting to steal money from an area bank.

An Iowa licensed practical nurse (LPN) who stole pain medications from her elderly and vulnerable patients at two Waterloo-area nursing homes was sentenced August 29, 2019, to more than a year…