Trenton woman arrested in connection with shooting at Leisure Lake which injured 13-year-old boy

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Department reports a Trenton woman has posted bond on two felony charges stemming from an alleged accidental shooting at Leisure Lake Saturday. Thirty-two-year-old Dana Thibodeau was arrested on Tuesday on an allegation of unlawful use of a weapon, while intoxicated, loaded weapon, as well as an allegation of first degree endangering […]

Accidental Shooting

Accidental shooting at Leisure Lake sends 13-year-old to Children’s Mercy Hospital

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Department reports it’s been actively investigating an accidental shooting at Leisure Lake on Saturday. Sheriff Rodney Herring said a 13-year-old boy received a non-life-threatening wound at his home. The name of the youth was not released due to his juvenile status. According to the sheriff’s office, the youth was laying in […]

Delinquent Tax Sale

93 properties confirmed for Delinquent Tax Sale on Monday morning

As of 11 o’clock Friday morning, the Grundy County Collector-Treasurer’s Office reported 93 properties will be offered at the Annual Delinquent Tax Sale on Monday, August 26, 2019. The tax sale will start at the courthouse in Trenton Monday morning at 10 o’clock with thirty-five properties in Leisure Lake Township. Twenty-six of the properties are […]

Delinquent Tax Sale

Delinquent tax sale set for Monday, August 26 at the Grundy County Courthouse

As of the time of the publication of this article, there are 98 properties listed for the annual delinquent tax sale scheduled for Monday, August 26, 2019, at the Grundy County Courthouse. The sale begins at 10 o’clock. Collector Treasurer Barbara Harris is requesting those interested in being a possible bidder at the tax sale […]

Court News

Grundy County Division One court news for Thursday, June 13, 2019

Three defendants received suspended sentences during hearings Thursday in Division One of the Grundy County Circuit Court. Misty Lynn Miller-Smith of Trenton pleaded guilty to a charge involving the delivery of a controlled substance. She was sentenced to four years with the Department of Corrections. Execution of the sentence was stayed and she was placed […]

Crime and Courts

Eleven waive preliminary hearings in the Associate Division of Grundy County court

Eleven defendants on Tuesday waived preliminary hearings on multiple counts in the Associate Division of Grundy County Circuit Court. Each saw their cases bound over for arraignment Thursday in Division One and another defendant had his cases certified to the Division One circuit court docket. Jeffrey Chad Corbin is charged with driving while revoked and resisting […]

House and car made of money

28 properties sell during delinquent tax sale at Grundy County Courthouse

During this mornings’ delinquent tax sale, 28 parcels sold out of approximately 135 that were offered in the public gathering held at the Grundy County Courthouse. Collectively, the parcels that sold generated approximately $5,800 in revenue. The highest amount obtained was $1,000 for a parcel at Leisure Lake west of Trenton. The sold-list includes 25 […]

Grundy County Law Enforcement Center

Grundy County Sheriff reports 4 burglaries at Leisure Lake

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office is investigating residential burglaries in the Leisure Lake area. Sheriff Rodney Herring said four burglaries there have been reported to authorities recently. He is appealing to the public to report to law enforcement, any suspicious activity or provide information regarding these burglaries or other crimes. The non-emergency phone number is […]