On 7/4/21 at approximately 0815 hours New Vienna Fire, Holy Cross fire, and the Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office responded to a barn fire at 22181 Heim Rd. The barn was owned by Dave Heim and contained 75 large round bales of hay and cattle handling equipment. The barn was a total loss. Total damage is estimated at $100,000.00 and no animals were injured in the fire.
On July 3rd, 2021, at approximately 1915 hours, the Dubuque County Sheriff's Office and Asbury Police Department along with Asbury, Centralia-Peosta, and Sherrill Fire Departments, responded to 16797 Herod Ln, the Reuter farm, for a barn fire. The fire originated in the barn and is considered a total loss. The fire also caused damage to several other outbuildings, including the residence. No livestock were injured in the fire. The cause of the fire is unknown but does not appear suspicious. Investigation is ongoing. Total damage is estimated at $400,000.