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  • Dems leader seeks Senate GOP harassment findings

    DES MOINES — The top Democrat in the Iowa Senate wants information released from an internal investigation into alleged sexual harassment within the S ...
    Nov. 17, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • City pays settlement to wrongly-arrested man

    WEST DES MOINES — The city of West Des Moines has paid $450,000 to a man who spent more than 10 days in jail charged for a sex abuse crime he didn’t c ...
    Nov. 17, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • Trial set for father in death of baby

    ALTA VISTA — Trial has been set for next year for the father of a 4-month-old baby whose maggot-infested body was found in a swing in his family’s Alt ...
    Nov. 17, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • Ankeny coupled charged in death of 7-month-old

    ANKENY — An Ankeny couple has been arrested and charged in the Aug. 26 death of their 7-month old daughter.
    Nov. 17, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • Man sentenced for role in faking deaths for insurance

    DES MOINES — An Ottumwa man has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for his role in helping a woman fakes the deaths of three of her family members ...
    Nov. 17, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • Iowa gaming commission rejects Cedar Rapids casino plan

    DUBUQUE — A state gaming commission on Thursday rejected proposals for a casino in Cedar Rapids, reflecting its long-held concerns that it would hurt ...
    Nov. 17, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • Farm succession planning in Grinnell

    Whether your farm and family are young and thriving, or you are gladly reaching your time of retirement, the transition of your business is something ...
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:13 am
  • Ex-employee of car dealership charged with theft

    WEST BURLINGTON — A Danville woman has been charged with theft, accused of stealing nearly $139,000 from an eastern Iowa car dealership where she had ...
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • Man who killed parents sentenced to life in prison

    DAVENPORT — A Davenport man convicted in the shooting deaths last year of his parents has been sentenced to life in prison.
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • USDA petitioned to include poultry in humane slaughter law

    DES MOINES (AP) — As Americans prepare to consume some 45 million turkeys on Thanksgiving, an animal rights group asked the U.S. Department of Agricul ...
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • Father pleads not guilty to 2016 death of toddler

    RIVERSIDE — A southeastern Iowa father charged in the death of his 17-month-old daughter has pleaded not guilty to child endangerment resulting in dea ...
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • Trial pushed back for mother in drug-overdose death of girl

    COUNCIL BLUFFS — The trial for a mother accused of giving her 8-year-old daughter a fatal amount of an antidepressant drug has been postponed.
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:13 am
  • Iowa, Nebraska volunteers send cookies to US armed forces

    COUNCIL BLUFFS (AP) — Volunteers from Iowa and Nebraska are rushing to send 30,000 cookies overseas to deployed U.S. service members for the holiday s ...
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • Time capsule removed from courthouse cornerstone

    SIOUX CITY — Coins, photos and newspaper articles are among the contents of a century-old time capsule that has been removed from the cornerstone of t ...
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:11 am
  • Lawmakers tasked with opioids report miss deadline

    DES MOINES (AP) — A group of lawmakers tasked with evaluating Iowa’s response to the opioid epidemic will miss a deadline for completing a report that ...
    Nov. 16, 2017 - 11:12 am
  • 14th Annual Fall Arts & Crafts Show is Friday-Sunday in Des Moines

    This is Iowa’s largest show, with more than 300 talented exhibitors from seven states presenting and selling the Midwest’s finest handcrafts.
    Nov. 15, 2017 - 10:13 am
  • 9/11 group declines gift from Iowa governor’s campaign

    IOWA CITY — A charity honoring a firefighter who died in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks is declining to accept a $100 donation from Gov. Kim Rey ...
    Nov. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • Iowa Senate GOP seeks outside help to respond to harassment

    DES MOINES (AP) — The Iowa Senate Republican caucus will seek outside counsel in responding to allegations of sexual harassment within the office that ...
    Nov. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • CR advances proposal to restrict fireworks sales

    CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids officials have taken the first steps to make it tougher for fireworks vendors to set up for sales.
    Nov. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • Muscatine official sues city’s mayor, claims defamation

    MUSCATINE — The Muscatine city administrator has filed a lawsuit against the city’s mayor, alleging she defamed him during the mayor’s tumultuous firs ...
    Nov. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • Cedar Rapids police identify man found dead on porch

    CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids police are identifying a man found dead on a front porch.Police on Tuesd ...
    Nov. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • Man wanted in Nebraska arrested after chase in Iowa

    MASON CITY — Authorities say a man wanted in Nebraska for parole violations has been arrested in Iowa after leading state troopers there on a chase.
    Nov. 15, 2017 - 10:10 am
  • Board suspends educator’s teaching license

    ALGONA — A state board has suspended the teaching license of a northern Iowa teacher and coach was accused of being intoxicated at school.
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Nonprofit to again open winter shelter this year

    IOWA CITY — Shelter House in Iowa City will again offer a temporary emergency winter shelter for people who have nowhere to sleep when the weather tur ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Iowa event planner hides rocks with inspirational messages

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — “You can do it.” ‘’Smile.” ‘’Be a leader.”These are some of the words and advice ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Corn harvest still lags, soybeans nearly done

    DES MOINES — It turned unusually cold last week but at least it was dry, allowing farmers in Iowa and Nebraska to make progress harvesting corn and so ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Officials consider plan to oversee $32M rec center

    FORT DODGE (AP) — Officials in northern Iowa will vote on a proposal this week to create an authority to oversee a proposed $32 million cultural and r ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Library receives 1,000 books from donor

    DAVENPORT — An eastern Iowa library has received more than 1,000 books from a single donor. The Davenport Public Library’s nonprofit fundraising organ ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Board set to vote on development project

    DES MOINES — Des Moines officials say a proposed $60 million downtown development project would bring retail and office space and high-rise apartment ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:56 am
  • Waterloo City Council rejects proposal to limit fireworks

    WATERLOO — The Waterloo City Council has rejected a proposed ordinance to limit fireworks use to just four hours a year. The City Council voted 6-to-1 ...
    Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • 1 killed, another injured in Cedar Falls shooting

    CEDAR FALLS — Police in northeastern Iowa are investigating an overnight shooting that killed one man and left another injured. Cedar Falls police say ...
    Nov. 13, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Authorities arrest grandson in slaying of 84-year-old man

    ROCK VALLEY — Authorities have arrested a grandson of an 84-year-old man whose body was found by firefighters in northwest Iowa. The Rock Valley Polic ...
    Nov. 13, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Iowa Senate GOP official: Harassment investigation is done

    DES MOINES (AP) — An investigation into alleged sexual harassment within the Senate Republican caucus of the Iowa Legislature is complete, according t ...
    Nov. 13, 2017 - 9:59 am
  • Animal rights groups demand action against Iowa fur farm

    DES MOINES (AP) — Federal inspectors have repeatedly ordered a southeast Iowa fur farm to improve the grim living conditions for ferrets, foxes, racco ...
    Nov. 13, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Iowa man fatally shot by officer after brandishing gun

    DAKOTA CITY — Authorities say a 20-year-old northern Iowa man was fatally shot by a Department of Natural Resources officer after brandishing a gun.
    Nov. 13, 2017 - 10:00 am
  • Teen who shot 3-year-old released from prison

    SIOUX CITY — A Sioux City man has been released from prison less than two months into his seven-year sentence for shooting his 3-year-old sister in th ...
    Nov. 13, 2017 - 9:58 am