Gone Cold: Exploring Iowa’s Unsolved Murders

On August 23, 2015, in , by Jody Ewing

About Gone Cold   Gone Cold: Exploring Iowa’s Unsolved Murders is a collaborative partnership with the Iowa Newspaper Association and Iowa news organizations to revisit some of the most brutal and mystifying homicides in state history. The weekly series will feature a number of the state’s 438 unsolved murders, with articles published simultaneously across the state in […]

Angela Altman

On January 21, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Courtesy photo Jessica Altman and the Fort Dodge Messenger Angela Altman with baby Jessica in 1976 Angela Marie Altman Homicide Angela Marie Altman 22 YOA 215 S. 7th Street Fort Dodge, IA Webster County DCI Case #81-00528 January 24, 1981 Case summary compiled by Jody Ewing Four-year-old Jessica Marie Altman found her mother’s dead body […]

Marvin Brandland

On October 28, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Marvin Brandland Homicide Marvin C. Brandland 69 YOA DCI Case #: 82-05814 2220 Ninth Avenue South Fort Dodge, IA Webster County October 30, 1982   Case Summary compiled by Aaron Brilbeck and Jody Ewing Photos Courtesy WHO-TV Channel 13 Webster County in Iowa   Fort Dodge in Webster County Marvin Brandland, 69, and his wife, […]