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  • Increasing foliage reduces visibility for turkey hunters

    Iowa’s timber can change quickly in the spring as turkey hunters are well aware. That perfect hunting spot with a large panoramic view of the woodland ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:43 am
  • Wrong-way driver was drunk during crash that killed four

    DES MOINES (AP) — A 25-year-old man was very drunk and traveling at more than 100 mph when he drove the wrong way on a busy interstate last month and ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:41 am
  • Iowa simplifies voting rights restoration form for felons

    DES MOINES — The application form that convicted felons in Iowa must complete to seek restoration of their voting rights in Iowa has been made simpler ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Opponents of oil pipeline holding 500-mile relay

    CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Plains American Indians and others are taking part in a 500-mile spiritual relay to show their opposition to a proposed $3.8 ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:42 am
  • Police charge man after finding 62 ducks in van

    IOWA CITY — Police have charged an Iowa City man after they found 62 ducks crowded in an abandoned van.
    April 28, 2016 - 10:40 am
  • Police: 17-year-old fatally shot in Des Moines

    DES MOINES — Authorities say a 17-year-old boy has been killed by gunfire in Des Moines.Police say o ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:40 am
  • Lawmakers OK bill with no money for building repairs

    DES MOINES (AP) — An infrastructure bill passed Wednesday in the Iowa Legislature does not include designated funding for three state buildings with s ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:40 am
  • Flood warnings issued for northwest Iowa rivers

    SIOUX CITY — Heavy rainfall over the past two days in northwest Iowa has swollen area rivers with storm runoff.
    April 28, 2016 - 10:41 am
  • Two Kansas men plead guilty in Iowa slaying

    NODAWAY — Two Kansas men have pleaded guilty in what authorities say was the drug-related slaying of an Iowa man.
    April 28, 2016 - 10:41 am
  • Sanders’ bid reaches turning point after Northeast losses

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Bernie Sanders’ movement for a political revolution is reaching a crossroads even as he promises to campaign against Hillary Clinton ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:40 am
  • Attempt to revive talks on medical marijuana fails

    DES MOINES — An attempt to revive talks on legislation that would expand medical marijuana access in Iowa has failed in the state House. The Republica ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:40 am
  • Trump’s mention of ‘woman’s card’ draws backlash

    ATLANTA (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s claim that Hillary Clinton is playing “the woman’s card” drew intense backlash Wednesd ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:39 am
  • Cruz taps Carly Fiorina to serve as running mate

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — In need of momentum after a five-state shutout, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz on Wednesday tapped former technology e ...
    April 28, 2016 - 10:39 am
  • NHS block scheduling advantages outlined

    Newton High School Principal Bill Peters didn’t use his time at the podium Monday night to defend or promote the modified block scheduling system used ...
    April 27, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Newton man recognized for military service

    Surrounded by family and friends, 73-year-old Merlin Hamilton leaned over to better hear the words being spoken to honor his military service.
    April 27, 2016 - 10:42 am