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  • Under Construction

    Heavy equipment and fencing is now on full display on the PCM Middle School/Prairie City Elementary campus, as a nearly year-long construction project ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:51 am
  • Woman pleads guilty to stealing from vehicle dealership

    CLEAR LAKE — A woman accused of stealing from a Clear Lake vehicle dealership has pleaded guilty.Onl ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Muscatine council opens hearing on removing mayor

    MUSCATINE — The Muscatine City Council has begun a hearing on removing the mayor.The council opened ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Davenport man pleads not guilty in shooting death

    DAVENPORT — A Davenport man has pleaded not guilty in a February shooting death in the front yard of a home. David Levy Jr., 27, pleaded not guilty Th ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • GOP lawmaker seeks investigation following Iowa girl’s death

    DES MOINES (AP) — A Republican lawmaker who leads a legislative oversight committee says he’s launching an investigation into how Iowa handles child p ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Police find two bodies in central Iowa home

    BOONE — State agents are helping local officers investigate the deaths of two people whose bodies were found inside a home in Boone.
    March 24, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Iowa man gets 30 years for hit-and-run fatal accident

    ANKENY — A drunken Iowa driver who walked away from a fatal crash has been given 30 years in prison.
    March 24, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Fourth of July weekend campsite reservations open soon

    Campers anxious to reserve spots for the Fourth of July weekend should mark March 31 on their calendars, when reservations for a Friday arrival open.
    March 24, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Arias in Concert returns to Newton

    Come see and heat the rising stars of the “Opera Iowa” traveling troupe.The performance is set for 3 ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:01 am
  • Battle of the Books continues at the Newton Public Library

    Battle of the BooksMarch 1-31 — We’re playing Battle of the Books. This is a bracket-style tournamen ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Honey Bee Talk set for Saturday in Newton

    Project AWAKE is hosting a talk on Honey Bees at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Newton Arboretum.The 2017 I ...
    March 24, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Man serving life for killing Newton officer dies in prison

    The man responsible for the death of Newton Police Officer Daniel McPherren has died. Lawrence Gladson, 72, died Tuesday in a hospice room of the Iowa ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • SHARE Iowa food program to offer significant food discounts

    The saying “no good deed goes unnoticed,” takes on a new meaning with the SHARE Iowa food program. The nonprofit organization sells quality food at a ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:50 am
  • Central Iowa Community Services named Organization of the Year

    Central Iowa Community Services was named 2017 Organization of the Year by the Brain Injury Alliance of Iowa. CICS Planning Officer Russell Wood and C ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Baxter native embraces new role at DNR

    Growing up in Baxter, Alex Murphy graduated high school with a class of about 20 students. Now, he works at an agency with nearly 1,000 people and ser ...
    March 23, 2017 - 10:54 am