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Congressman Steve King: “From This Root, Justice Will Grow.”

Congressman Steve King: “From This Root, Justice Will Grow.”

By Congressman Steve King Breitbart.com June 29, 2017 For years, people have heard me say that “I want to rip Obamacare out by the roots as if such act had…

Matthew “Matt” Foxen, 84, of Charles City

Matthew “Matt” Foxen, 84, of Charles City

Matthew “Matt” Foxen, 84, of Charles City, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017, at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City. A funeral Mass for Matt Foxen will be…

Prestage slaughterhouse in Wright county to employ robots

Prestage slaughterhouse in Wright county to employ robots

EAGLE GROVE – Robots will be used in the Prestage Foods slaughterhouse under construction outside Eagle Grove, a company official tells the media, potentially altering the number and use of…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Adria Kester as district court judge

Gov. Reynolds appoints Adria Kester as district court judge

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds appointed Adria Kester Thursday as district court judge in the Judicial District 2B. Kester will fill the judicial seat formerly held by Judge Gary…

North Iowa sex offender accused of crimes against child

North Iowa sex offender accused of crimes against child

FOREST CITY – A man convicted of sex crimes in at least two North Iowa counties is faces new charges of sex crimes against a child. Chad Bonner, listed as…

Ambassador to China Terry Branstad arrives in Beijing

Ambassador to China Terry Branstad arrives in Beijing

BEIJING, CHINA – US Ambassador to the Peoples’ Republic of China Terry Branstad and his family have arrived in China and met with the press at his official residence Wednesday, June…

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to naturalize 15,000 citizens on Independence Day

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to naturalize 15,000 citizens on Independence Day

WASHINGTON – U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will celebrate the 241st anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, and our nation’s birthday, by welcoming nearly 15,000 new U.S. citizens during…

Ernst joins group of senators calling for cancellation of August vacation until progress made on “priorities”

Ernst joins group of senators calling for cancellation of August vacation until progress made on “priorities”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, an Iowa Republican joined other Senators this week in asking Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to cancel the Senate’s scheduled August “state work period”…