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  • Boy, 14, killed in southwest Iowa ATV crash

    HAMBURG — Authorities say a 14-year-old boy has been killed in the crash of an all-terrain vehicle in southwest Iowa.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Woman, student injured when car rams into school bus

    SPRINGVILLE — A car driver and a student on a bus have been injured in a Linn County traffic accident. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says the car r ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • Bicycle thief leads police on foot chase

    After a short foot chase, a Newton man was arrested for allegedly stealing a bicycle from Walmart on Oct. 18.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • Neal Smith NWR to host Halloween Animal Encounters Sunday

    Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge will host “Halloween Animal Encounters” from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the refuge, 9981 Pacific St. in Prairie City.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:32 am
  • Comedian Tim Hawkins coming to Des Moines Civic Center

    DES MOINES — Since giving up his job as a grocery truck driver in 2002, Tim Hawkins has been establishing himself as one of the most in-demand comedia ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • ISU Theatre invites you to ‘Cabaret’

    AMES — “What use is sitting alone in your room? Come hear the music play!” Willkomen to ISU Theatre’s musical, Cabaret, performing Nov. 4-13 in Fisher ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:39 am
  • ​Local students receive DMACC Foundation fall 2016 scholarships

    Des Moines Area Community College students from the Newton area have received scholarships from the DMACC Foundation for the fall semester.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:32 am
  • Congregation UCC to continue Death with Dignity Thursday

    Congregational United Church of Christ will continue a six-week series on Death with Dignity: A Series of Conversation around End of Life Matters from ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Discovering a career in Realtime Reporting

    Have you ever heard of Realtime Reporting? You probably have not. It is a relatively unknown career but considered one of the top careers in the count ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:45 am
  • Iowa Scholarship for the Arts applications due Feb. 1

    DES MOINES — Iowa high school students who will attend an Iowa college or university next fall with a major in an arts discipline may apply for the Io ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Judge issues order banning guns in north Iowa courts

    CHARLES CITY (AP) — A judge has issued an administrative order banning guns and other weapons in and around judicial offices in north Iowa courthouses ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:29 am
  • Judge: Lawsuit over UI president search can continue

    IOWA CITY (AP) — A judge has declined to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a retired University of Iowa administrator over private meetings that Board of Reg ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:29 am
  • Four killed on river rapids ride at theme park

    SYDNEY (AP) — Four people were killed Tuesday after a river rapids ride malfunctioned at a popular theme park on Australia’s east coast, officials sai ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 10:28 am
  • Trump rejects ‘phony’ polls, insists ‘we are winning’

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — A defiant Donald Trump blamed his campaign struggles on “phony polls” from the “disgusting” media on Monday, fighting to en ...
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • Dozens of cyclists pedal in Colors of Fall Ride

    The Colors of Fall Ride is planned for October to take advantage of all the autumn beauty featured along the Chichaqua Valley Trail.
    Oct. 24, 2016 - 10:58 am