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Iowa man arrested for connection to June bank robbery in Fort Madison

Iowa man arrested for connection to June bank robbery in Fort Madison

FORT MADISON – On Thursday, October 27, 2016 Kenneth Lee Lilly, 56, of Fort Madison, Iowa was arrested for his role in the June 29, 2016 bank robbery of the…

Family Treatment Courts reunite families and save taxpayers money

Family Treatment Courts reunite families and save taxpayers money

DES MOINES — A recently completed study shows that nearly 1,000 parents and more than 1,600 children have been served by the twelve Iowa Family Treatment Courts since the program…

Former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer “a steady, steady player on the court” for Hawkeyes

Former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer “a steady, steady player on the court” for Hawkeyes

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa women’s basketball team has a tough schedule this year, but hopes are that a senior leader and some fresh, young faces will get…

NIACC’s Neunborn and ex-Trojan Veale to compete for Australia in 23-under Baseball World Cup

NIACC’s Neunborn and ex-Trojan Veale to compete for Australia in 23-under Baseball World Cup

By KIRK HARDCASTLE, NIACC sports information director NIACC freshman Mitch Neunborn and former Trojan pitcher Nick Veale will represent Australia in the 23-under Baseball World Cup, which starts Friday in…

DCI, FBI, Sheriff asking for public’s help with bank robbery

DCI, FBI, Sheriff asking for public’s help with bank robbery

HOPKINTON, IOWA – The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s (DPS) Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are asking…

Charles City felon accused of stealing police badge

Charles City felon accused of stealing police badge

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man previously convicted of a felony drug crime is facing an accusation of stealing a police badge, leading to a raid of his home.…

Iowa head shop owner guilty of distributing synthetic drugs

Iowa head shop owner guilty of distributing synthetic drugs

CEDAR RAPIDS – The former owner of Zombies, a head shop in Iowa City, pled guilty today in federal court in Cedar Rapids for selling illegal substances. Hadi Sharairi, age…

Trump offers ‘new deal for Black America’

Trump offers ‘new deal for Black America’

CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA – Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump proposes what amounted to a “new deal for Black America” during a campaign stop. The following is Mr. Trump’s remarks during…

Cyclones head to Maui in 2018

Cyclones head to Maui in 2018

AMES, Iowa – The 2018 Maui Jim Maui Invitational will feature eight Division I programs for the first time in its 35-year history and Iowa State will be one of…

Senators say Obama’s proposed expansion of immigration parole exceeds Constitutional authority

Senators say Obama’s proposed expansion of immigration parole exceeds Constitutional authority

WASHINGTON – Several members of the Senate Judiciary Committee are condemning efforts by the Obama Administration to circumvent constitutional checks and balances by abusing its limited immigration parole authority, yet…

Iowa Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau wins national award

Iowa Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau wins national award

SAN DIEGO, California – On October 18, 2016, the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s (DPS) Iowa Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau (GTSB) was recognized as a recipient of a National Law…

Iowa man who made false report of robbery faces charges

Iowa man who made false report of robbery faces charges

DUBUQUE – An Iowa man who allegedly lie dot police about masked men storming his apartment and stealing thousands of dollars worth of precious coins faces prosecution. On October 22,…

Cresco man accused of felony domestic abuse

Cresco man accused of felony domestic abuse

DECORAH, IOWA – A Cresco man is accused of felony domestic abuse, the second time in 8 years he has faced this charge. Brad Dansdill, age 40 of Cresco, was…

Convicted thief faces possible prison sentence for probation violation

Convicted thief faces possible prison sentence for probation violation

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman twice guilty of stealing from local businesses managed to be accused of violating her probation in those cases just before their terms expired,…

Iowa Senators Grassley and Ernst blast looming Obamacare rate increases

Iowa Senators Grassley and Ernst blast looming Obamacare rate increases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Reports that consumers will face massive health insurance rate increases under the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) raised the ire of Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst. Sen.…