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  • Funds available for adding small grains to row crops

    AMES — Practical Farmers of Iowa encourages farmers thinking of growing small grains in 2017 to consider applying for financial assistance through the ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • Iowa harvest a few days behind due to muddy fields

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa farmers are a little behind getting corn and soybeans out of fields because rain has caused soft ground and in some cases muddy ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • NPD distributing free trick-or-treat bags

    The Newton Police Department is distributing free Safety Pup trick-or-treat bags from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Oct. 31 at the police department, 10 ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:55 am
  • Dozens of Iowa communities honored for water fluoridation

    The Iowa Department of Public Health has announced 63 Iowa communities have been honored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with a Wate ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:55 am
  • Neal Smith NWR

    Bring your bicycle and helmet and ride with a ranger from the Prairie Learning Center at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge to the Oak Savanna Trail ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • Man who broke infant’s bones gets 10 years in Iowa prison

    CHARLES CITY — An Iowa man has been imprisoned for breaking the bones of an infant. Court records say 21-year-old William Khuns, of Charles City, was ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Iowa’s top election official assures voters of a fair election

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa’s election isn’t rigged and every vote cast by an eligible voter will be counted, the state’s top elections official said Monda ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Man charged with filing false kidnapping report

    RED OAK — Authorities say a Red Oak man who told his mother he was being kidnapped has been charged with filing a false report. The Montgomery County ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • First Lady Michelle Obama emerges as surrogate MVP

    DES MOINES (AP) — Hillary Clinton was always expected to get a late-campaign enthusiasm boost from the White House. The surprise is that it’s not comi ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Endangered black rhino born at Blank Park Zoo

    DES MOINES — An endangered black rhino has given birth to an 80-pound female at Des Moines’ Blank Park Zoo.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Waterloo police identify 2 people found dead in home

    WATERLOO — Police have identified two people found dead in a Waterloo home. Police on Monday identified those found dead as 29-year-old Damon Scott Go ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Repairs on Capitol dome delayed

    DES MOINES (AP) — Repairs to the Iowa State Capitol’s dome have been delayed.The Legislature approve ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • Company plans to move 650 jobs to city’s downtown

    CEDAR RAPIDS — A digital marketing company says it plans to bring 650 jobs to downtown Cedar Rapids. The company Hibu announced Monday it plans to mov ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Dakota Access offers $100,000 reward for arson tips

    Dakota Access, LLC is offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for several construction eq ...
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:46 am
  • OPEN celebrates 25 years

    A large group gathered to celebrate 25 years of OPEN, the Organization Promoting Everlasting Neighbors. A variety of food, many speakers and two perfo ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:50 pm