Six people facing drug charges
SIOUX CITY - Six people from Hamilton County have been arrested, and charged federally with planning to create methamphetamine.
Three of the suspects, Nancy Collins, 48; Mike Mikesell, 49; and Amy Pringle, 46, are from Stanhope. Two of them, Treva Rasmussen, 47, and Devin Herrington, 26, are from Jewell; and one, Jody Head, 35, is from Stratford.
The six suspects are all charged with one count of conspiracy to manufacture and distribute methamphetamine and one count of possession of pseudoephedrine with intent to manufacture methamphetamine, according to a press release from the United States Attorney's Office in the Northern District of Iowa.
In addition to those charges, Collins and Mikesell are charged with two counts of manufacture and attempt to manufacture methamphetamine. Head is charged with one count of manufacture and attempt to manufacture methamphetamine.
It's alleged that, between 2010 and Nov. 1, 2011, the six suspects planned to create and sell at least 50 grams of pure meth. It's also alleged that Collins, Mikesell and Pringle created meth within 1,000 feet of Stanhope City Park, which is a public playground.
The suspects each face 10 years to life in prison if they're convicted.
They are next scheduled to appear in court on March 5.
Felecia Greggersen and Molly Flannery each reported criminal mischief.
City of Fort Dodge reported a burglary.
Jonathan Chansa and Hy-Vee each reported a theft.
Operating while intoxicated, first offense - Scott Hiveley, 43, 2429 Elm Drive, preliminary hearing set for Jan. 25.
Improper use of lanes - Scott Hiveley, 43, 2429 Elm Drive, continued 180 days.
Open container, driver - Scott Hiveley, 43, 2429 Elm Drive, continued 180 days.
Public intoxication, enhanced - Felecia Norman, 48, 1517 First Ave. N., sent to District Court.
Violation of probation - Ashley Prince, 21, 624 N. 23rd St., sent to District Court.
Driving while revoked - Wayne Kuhlmann, 68, 1322 Deer Creek Drive, preliminary hearing set for Jan. 26.
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BARTON - Stefanie and Geoffrey, Carter Lake, a girl, Lily Mae, born Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Bergan Mercy Hospital, Omaha, Neb. Grandparents are Steve Grettenberg and Cindy and Duane Greene, all of Dayton, and Tim and Glenda Barton, Wallowa, Ore. Great-grandparents are Eddie Grettenberg, Dayton, Donna Freund, Fort Dodge, and Norman and Greta Heier, La Grande, Ore.
ANDERSON - Sadie and Justin, Ames, a boy, Macintyre G, born Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at Mary Greeley Medical Center, Ames. Grandparents are Bill and Nancy Shelton, of Webster City, and Jerry and Joan Anderson, of Clear Lake.