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Woman faces federal stalking and computer hacking charges for harassment of Kris Jenner and associates

Woman faces federal stalking and computer hacking charges for harassment of Kris Jenner and associates

LOS ANGELES – A Northern California nurse’s assistant was arrested this morning on federal cyberstalking and hacking charges related to harassment and threats targeting television personality Kristen Jenner, members of…

Man and woman who produced “animal crush videos” to spend decades in prison

Man and woman who produced “animal crush videos” to spend decades in prison

HOUSTON, TEXAS – A man convicted of creating and distributing videos depicting the torture and killing of puppies, chickens and kittens has been ordered to federal prison, announced U.S. Attorney…

Grassley leads Judge in new poll

Grassley leads Judge in new poll

DES MOINES – Incumbent U.S. Senator Charles Grassley holds a comfortable lead in likely voters in Iowa, according to a Quinnipiac University Swing State Poll released today. In Iowa, six-term…

Two Iowa men rob at knife-point two Fort Dodge convenience stores in same day

Two Iowa men rob at knife-point two Fort Dodge convenience stores in same day

FORT DODGE – Robbers held a convenience store clerk at knife-point Thursday morning at one Fort Dodge store, then minutes later, went and robbed another store before tips led to…

Minnesota man arrested after assault at Estherville park

Minnesota man arrested after assault at Estherville park

ESTHERVILLE, IOWA – A wanted Minnesota man came to Iowa and attacked a youth at a park who was talking to a woman, and police were quick to respond. On…

Donations being accepted for family of boy who died at Garner gun range

Donations being accepted for family of boy who died at Garner gun range

CLEAR LAKE – Donations for the family of a Clear Lake boy who died at a Garner gun range are now being accepted. Cade Thomas Hartwig, age 10 of Clear…

Former Northern Iowa pastor charged with sexual exploitation

Former Northern Iowa pastor charged with sexual exploitation

SPENCER – On May 16, 2016, an investigation was opened into allegations of sexual misconduct by Kevin Grimes, age 51, who was the Pastor of the Day Springs Church and…

Litterbug busted with drugs given probation, must pay hundreds in fines and fees

Litterbug busted with drugs given probation, must pay hundreds in fines and fees

MASON CITY – One young lady pulled over for using the environment as her own personal trash can by an observant officer received probation for her crime, while another is…

North Iowa man flees cops, loses control of car

North Iowa man flees cops, loses control of car

CHICKASAW COUNTY, IOWA – A North Iowa man recently placed on probation in a felony forgery case decided to flee a traffic stop, resulting in new felony charges. On Saturday…

Charge dropped against Iowa man who flew American flag upside down, under Chinese flag

Charge dropped against Iowa man who flew American flag upside down, under Chinese flag

CALHOUN COUNTY, IOWA – An Iowa man was put in a jail cell for flying the American flag upside down, beneath the Chinese flag, in a protest – but the…

Ernst says $400 million payment to Iran – contingent on release of hostages – “sends a dangerous message”

Ernst says $400 million payment to Iran – contingent on release of hostages – “sends a dangerous message”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Associated Press Thursday reported that the “State Dept. says $400 million cash payment to Iran was contingent on American prisoners’ release.” U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA),…

Investigation shows Iowa men with meth illegally shot deer

Investigation shows Iowa men with meth illegally shot deer

DES MOINES – Multiple charges were filed against two Iowa men following an Iowa Department of Natural Resources investigation into several deer that had been shot and left to rot.…

Teen and 12-year-old busted burglarizing convenience store in Fort Dodge

Teen and 12-year-old busted burglarizing convenience store in Fort Dodge

FORT DODGE – Two boys just 15 and 12 years of age were busted by police burglarizing a Fort Dodge convenience store this week and sent to the Eldora boys…

Ackley woman accused of dealing meth

Ackley woman accused of dealing meth

ACKLEY, IOWA – Law enforcement descended upon a house in Ackley, Iowa and discovered illicit drugs and all the makings to deal it, leading to the arrest of a woman.…