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Linda Ann Baker, 47, was arrested at 6:24 p.m. on August 31 on a Crawford County warrant for 5th-degree theft.


A barn fire was reported at 2381 F Avenue, Schleswig, at 11:29 p.m. on August 31. The Schleswig, Kiron and Deloit fire departments were paged.


At 2:24 p.m. on August 29, Jasmin Jeannette Pizano, 18, of Denison, was driving a silver 2003 Chevrolet Malibu south on 330th Street about one-half mile south of M45. Pizano stated that she lost control of the vehicle due to some loose gravel and over-corrected, causing the vehicle to slide into an embankment and overturn. Pizano was transported to Crawford County Memorial Hosptial by ambulance for treatment of injuries. Her vehicle received $7,500 damage to the front, roof, hood and driver’s side.

A car versus cow accident was reported at 12:15 a.m. on September 1. The accident occurred west of the Boyer Valley Company on Lincoln Highway. No further details were available at press time.

A car versus deer accident was reported at 2:22 a.m. on September 2. Mitchel Smith was traveling west on Highway 30 and was about one-half mile east of Dow City when he was unable to avoid a deer that entered the roadway. The deer was killed, and Mitchel’s vehicle sustained damage of less than $1,500 to the front end.