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Affiliated with the Local History Network of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the Iowa Museum Association.
Curnan served on the Northeast Iowa Crime Commission and, with David CLEMENS, successfully secured a grant for construction of the Dubuque Law Enforcement Center. The Alcohol Safety Action Program, second in the State of Iowa, added officers to the force for training and handling alcohol-related traffic cases.
Curnan served thirty-years as a district court judge, the longest record of service.
"Notable Tri-State Deaths in 2018," Telegraph Herald, December 31, 2018, p. 5A