09-18-19 -420 1st Street N.E. – Primghar

**** ALL OF THE DEFENDANTS RIGHT, TITLE, AND INTEREST WILL BE SOLD *****

This property will be sold at sheriff’s sale on September 18, 2019 at 12:15 p.m.  The sale will take place in the lobby of the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office.  Successful bidder should be prepared to pay for the property at the time of sale by certified check or cashiers check from their lending institution.  The property is not available for viewing prior to the sale.  As with all sheriff’s sales, bidders should seek legal advise prior to bidding.

Notice of Sheriff’s Levy and Sale

Sutherland man killed in tractor rollover

 

NEWS RELEASE

 

On July 10, 2019 at about 6:00 p.m. the O’Brien County Communications Center received a call of a farm accident at the intersection of 420th Street and Van Buren Avenue, Sutherland, Iowa.  When Sheriff’s Officers arrived at the scene they found a 4020 John Deere tractor upside down in the north ditch. The tractor had a bush mower mounted on the 3 point hitch.

 

It was determined that Gary Lee Jungjohan, age 78, had been mowing the north shoulder of 420th Street when the tractor he was operating rolled into the ditch on top of Jungjohan.  The O’Brien County Medical Examiner pronounced Jungjohan dead at the scene.  The Sutherland ambulance and a Paullina Police Officer also responded to the scene.  The accident is being investigated by the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office.

 

 

 

O’Brien County Fireworks Information

 

The July 4th holiday will be here soon.  We have collected information from the towns in the county and have listed their ordinances pertaining to fire works.  We have also included a copy of the Iowa State law that details what is permitted in areas not covered by a city ordinance and provided a copy of the description of what is considered Consumer Fireworks.  The O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office will strictly enforce the fireworks law within the county this holiday season.  Fireworks are only allowed at specific times on specific days.  Please read the ordinances and see what rules apply to your situation.  If you have any questions contact your local law enforcement agency.  Take a few minutes and review the following safety tips and have a safe and happy 4th of July.  Sheriff Allen Schuknecht

State of Iowa Code 727.2 Fireworks   

Iowa Code 100.19 Consumer Fireworks

City of Archer

City of Calumet – no City Ordinance – Follow State law.

City of Hartley

City of Paullina

City of Primghar

City of Sanborn

City of Sheldon

City of Sutherland

 

 

 

 

 

07-31-19 at 12:15 – 313 S. Morse Ave. – Calumet

This property will be sold at sheriff’s sale on July 31, 2019 at 12:15 p.m.  The sale will take place in the lobby of the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office.  Successful bidder should be prepared to pay for the property at the time of sale by certified check or cashiers check from their lending institution.  The property is not available for viewing prior to the sale.  As with all sheriff’s sales, bidders should seek legal advise prior to bidding.

Notice of Sheriffs Levy and Sale

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jennifer Langenfeld Celebrates 25 years with the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office

On April 4th Jennifer Langenfeld celebrated 25 years with the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office.  Her daughter, Molly arranged a surprise party that was attended by friends, family, and coworkers.  Jennifer has been a very valuable asset to the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office.  Her dedication and commitment to her job is reflected in her work.  Thank you Jennifer for 25 years!

Terry Langenfeld (Jen’s husband) Jennifer, and Sheriff Allen Schuknecht
Jennifer Langenfled and Sheriff Allen Schuknecht
Terry Langenfeld, Jennifer, and Sheriff Allen Schuknecht

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peg Noack (O’Brien County Dispatcher, retired) Terry and Jennifer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wow!!! That’s a lot of time!!

05-01-2019 at 12:15 – 810 Washington Ave. – Sheldon

This property will be sold at sheriff’s sale on May 1, 2019 at 12:15 p.m.  The sale will take place in the lobby of the O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office.  Successful bidder should be prepared to pay for the property at the time of sale by certified check or cashiers check from their lending institution.  The property is not available for viewing prior to the sale.  As with all sheriff’s sales, bidders should seek legal advise prior to bidding.

Notice of Sheriff’s Levy and Sale

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

O’Brien County Flood Assistance Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water is starting to recede in the county and clean up is beginning.  EMA Coordinator, Jared Johnson stated that there is a 45 day deadline for making applications.  His concern is for those people that winter away from O’Brien County and may not be aware of damage to their home.  If you know someone that has been gone for an extended time, reach out to them and make sure they have someone checking on their home.

APPLICATION FOR HOMEOWNERS 2018-2019

FY 18 Trust Fund Brochure

The end date for the Iowa Individual Disaster Assistance Grant Program is April 29, 2019.

Iowa Individual Disaster Assistance Grant Program Application

If seniors are needing assistance they may contact Elderbridge at: 800-243-0678

You can reach the O’Brien County EMA Director, Jared Johnson at 712-957-4305 or email: jjohnson@obriencounty.org