Poweshiek County is in the Eighth Judicial District which includes:
- Des Moines
- Van Buren
- Washington Counties
The Court schedule for Poweshiek County is listed below. This can change due to holidays and weather. If in doubt, please call the Clerk of Court at 641-623-5644 to confirm a court hearing.
Monday: District Court service
Tuesday: Occasional contested criminal and juvenile court
Wednesday: Magistrate Court including initial appearances. Traffic offenses are heard by the Magistrate.
Thursday: District Associate Court and/or Juvenile Court service
Friday: Occasional contested criminal and juvenile court