• Local leaders push to protect drug-endangered children

    Imagine a parent shooting up heroin in front of their child. It is a frightening image. When a parent faces such an allegation in Iowa, it is not asse ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:16 am
  • Auctioneer performs final cry after 63-year career

    “$84 bid, now 85, now $86, will ya give me 87? $87 bid, now 88, 88 bills. Sold!” Since 1953, Iowa r ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:18 am
  • Next set of uncontrolled intersections goes before council

    Another round of uncontrolled intersections are being addressed with traffic signs by the city. City council approved the first reading of an amendmen ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:27 am
  • Veterans Affairs setting goals for 2017

    Kurt Jackson of the Jasper County Department of Veterans Affairs spoke to the Jasper County Board of Supervisors Tuesday during his quarterly report t ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:22 am
  • Our Savior Lutheran members to receive national award

    One Newton couple and members of Our Savior Lutheran Church have been selected to receive the Lutheran Lamb Award next month.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 11:27 am
  • Plan to reduce number of parishes in northwest Iowa diocese

    ​SIOUX CITY (AP) — A new plan by the Roman Catholic Church’s Sioux City Diocese will see its number of parishes cut nearly in half starting this year.
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • Chris Rose to speak Jan. 29

    Chris Rose of Christ Rose Ministries will be speaking at 10 a.m. Jan. 29 at the Iron Sharpens Iron church, 1305 E. 10th Street S. in Newton. Rose will ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • Bahrain bans paper from publishing online after protests

    ​DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahraini authorities ordered an independent newspaper to stop publishing online Monday and said a city hall was se ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:53 am
  • Concert and free chili supper at Kellogg UMC

    The Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a free supper at 6 p.m. Saturday. The free meal will be served in fellowship hall and all are invited to ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • Reynolds supports cuts to defund Planned Parenthood

    DES MOINES — Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds says she supports cutting money that helps at-risk youth in Iowa in order to pay for a new program that ends state ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
  • Man in school bus collision wants to withdraw pleas

    MANCHESTER — A man accused of driving his vehicle into a loaded school bus in eastern Iowa wants to withdraw some guilty pleas. The attorney for 42-ye ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
  • ACLU: Law on sidewalk picketing is unconstitutional

    MARION — An Iowa civil rights group is warning as eastern Iowa city to stop enforcing a local ordinance that requires a permit for anyone to hold a po ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
  • Dakota Access seeks to block pipeline study

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The company building the Dakota Access oil pipeline wants a federal judge to block the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launchi ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:51 am
  • Trial delayed for man accused of killing wife

    SIOUX CITY — An Iowa trial again has been delayed for a Nebraska man charged with killing his wife.C ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:44 am
  • Naked man found near city park treated for exposure

    COUNCIL BLUFFS — A naked man spotted near a Council Bluffs park has been treated for exposure.Author ...
    Jan. 18, 2017 - 10:44 am