News

Juvenile Detention Fees

Juvenile Detention Fees

Photo: clipart.com

Sioux City, IA (AP) — Woodbury County will now charge outside entities more to house young offenders at its juvenile detention center.
Starting Aug. 24, the northwestern Iowa county will charge agencies $150 a day per young person, up from the current $100. The is move expected to generate an additional $100,000 a year for the county.
Officials say the new rate is in line with what other facilities charge. The Cherokee facility charges $150 per juvenile a day, and the center at Council Bluffs charges $165.

Local Headlines

9 hours ago in Local

Northwestern College News

northwestern college

Northwestern College has hired on for a vice president of academic affairs position, and heads toward graduation.

10 hours ago in Local

Emmetsburg Fire Damages Offices

Fire1240

A fire caused by an malfunctioning electric wall heater damaged multiple city offices in Emmetsburg.

12 hours ago in Local

Legislative Session Concludes

statehouse

The Iowa Legislature has adjourned its 2016 legislative session

12 hours ago in Local

Everly Fatal Accident

Car Accident 1280

An Everly man is dead after a single vehicle accident.

1 day ago in Local

Avenue of Flags Dedications

News CitySpencer1240

Dedications are being accepted for the Avenue of Flags in Spencer.