Underwood

Home broken into in Underwood

A burglar broke into an Underwood home over the weekend, but his or her attempts to get into a gun safe were unsuccessful. The break-in was called into the sheriff’s office around 5:40 p.m. Sunday. Entry was gained by breaking a window out of a doorway. The gun safe had the appearance that unsuccessful attempts […]

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Underwood Harvest Festival caters to all kinds

The sixth annual Underwood Harvest Festival, planned this weekend, will have activities for people of all ages. For historians, there’s the opportunity to see historic photos from 2 to 5 p.m. at the historic Foss Log Cabin. The photos on display are credited to retired banker and Underwood historian Ron Shebeck. He has collected, enlarged, […]

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DeVries nabs Special Olympics gold

About three years ago Tyler DeVries of Underwood received a Bocce ball set. He fell in love with the game that includes tossing one ball of two pounds and a smaller ball called a pallino. His liking of Bocce ball eventually led to participation with Team USA in the World Special Olympics in Athens, Greece, […]

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Teens cause stir in Underwood

The sheriff’s office is investigating a few juveniles who were making a ruckus in Underwood early this morning. The sheriff’s office received a call at 4:15 a.m. that some teens were being loud and possibly causing property damage in Centennial Park. As deputies were driving to the park, what appeared to be three juvenile males […]

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Man seriously injured in four-vehicle crash

Randy Maland, 54, of Henning, was taken to a metro hospital by air Monday after sustaining serious injuries in a four-vehicle crash near Underwood. The accident occurred just before 2 p.m., the sheriff’s office reported. A Dodge Caravan driven by Courtney Sem, 61, of Underwood, was facing east and stopped at the intersection of County […]

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Remembrance Run coming Saturday

Motorcycle engines will be revving in Underwood on Saturday for the seventh annual POW/MIA Remembrance Run, sponsored by the Underwood American Legion Post 489. Event organizer Todd “Speedy” Petersen said the Legion expects 350 to 400 riders at the event, “as long as the weather’s nice.” In the past, people from all over the five-state […]

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Woman allegedly fakes burglary

An Underwood woman has been charged in court after allegedly faking a break-in at her own home. Mary Christina Grossman, 41, was charged Friday with second degree burglary. Though it is alleged that she staged a burglary at her residence on June 28, the burglary charge stems from an incident that happened on June 13 […]

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Burglary in Underwood

Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the Tuesday burglary of an Underwood home. The burglary happened during the day, while the home’s residents were gone. The burglary, at 202 North Foss St., was reported shortly before 3:30 p.m., after one of the residents returned home. The home’s contents had been gone through, and an unknown amount of […]

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Items stolen in Underwood

An Underwood man reported a few items missing from his truck on Wednesday afternoon. The sheriff’s office is looking into the case. The man, who lives at 33616 County Highway 35, told law enforcement that two fishing poles, a tackle box and a wheeled walker had been stolen from the back of his pickup truck. […]

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Underwood teen injured in rollover

An Underwood teen was seriously injured in a one vehicle accident north of Weetown Friday after being ejected from his 1991 Dodge Ram pickup. The sheriff’s office reported that the accident was called in at about 3:15 p.m. The 17-year-old male was driving west on County Highway 22 when he veered right off the roadway […]

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