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Iowa State attracts record $424.9 million in external funding

Iowa State attracts record $424.9 million in external funding

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State University broke its external funding record this past fiscal year, attracting $424.9 million during the year ending June 30. The previous record was $388.2 million…

Three-time drunk driving illegal alien living in Iowa sent to prison

Three-time drunk driving illegal alien living in Iowa sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who illegally re-entered the United States after being deported was sentenced July 14, 2015, to 16 months in federal prison. Jose Alejandro Vasquez-Pacheco, age 33,…

Charles City meth dealer sent to prison for 18 years

Charles City meth dealer sent to prison for 18 years

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Charles City methamphetamine dealer was sentenced July 15, 2015, to 18 years in federal prison. Kirk Anthony Bennett, age 43, from Charles City, Iowa, received the…

Illegal alien with felony record sent to prison for 16 months

Illegal alien with felony record sent to prison for 16 months

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who illegally re-entered the United States after being deported and used false documents to obtain employment was sentenced July 14, 2015, to 16 months in…

Canzeri named to the 2015 Doak Walker Award Watch List

Canzeri named to the 2015 Doak Walker Award Watch List

IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa senior running back Jordan Canzeri has been named to the 2015 Doak Walker Award Watch List. The award is presented annually to the…

Grassley: Don’t mess with renewables

Grassley: Don’t mess with renewables

By U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley, Jul 17, 2015 – Iowans know there’s no use messing with Mother Nature during a summer thunderstorm. The occasional power outage triggered by severe weather…