The Marion County Board is planning more renovation work at the courthouse. The board Tuesday night approved a $14,000 contract with A and K Specialty Contractors of Marion to make repairs in the large third story courtroom. Building Committee Chair Dr. Creighton Engel says this is the first p
Photo: (left to right) Sharla French and Christopher Davenport Two people are in the Marion County Jail when being arrested on unrelated drug charges on Monday. Salem Police arrested 36-year-old Sharla French of Washington Street in Odin for possession of under five grams of methamphetamine.
Bond has been set at $10,000 for a 28-year-old Kell man who was formally charged in Marion County Court on Wednesday for aggravated battery to a child. The charge accuses Zachary Francois of 4th Street in Kell and formerly of Westport Drive in Salem of striking a juvenile under the age of 13 mult