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Largest health care fraud enforcement action in Department of Justice History reaches to Iowa and other states

Largest health care fraud enforcement action in Department of Justice History reaches to Iowa and other states

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Federal officials today announced charges against more than 400 individuals — including doctors, nurses, and licensed medical professionals — for their roles in fraud schemes involving about…

Newborn girl declared Iowa’s 28th Safe Haven Baby

Newborn girl declared Iowa’s 28th Safe Haven Baby

DES MOINES – Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) officials have used the state’s safe haven procedures for the 28th time since the law went into effect. A newborn girl…

Steve King wants to save British baby

Steve King wants to save British baby

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Steve King today introduced a resolution calling upon courts within the United Kingdom to allow Charles “Charlie” William Gard, and his mother, Constance Rhoda Kelly Yates,…

Mason City’s Hovland named to Environmental Protection Commission

Mason City’s Hovland named to Environmental Protection Commission

DES MOINES – Cerro Gordo county’s top Republican has been named to an environmental board by Governor Kim Reynolds. Today, the office of Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds announced that Barbara…

Water Summary Update shows expanding dry areas in Iowa

Water Summary Update shows expanding dry areas in Iowa

DES MOINES – Despite some rainfall across the state and local flooding in northeast Iowa, there is a growing area of dry conditions now covering almost half the state. Released…

Charles City man arrested for murder in Jasper county

Charles City man arrested for murder in Jasper county

NEWTON, IOWA – A Charles City man is behind bars, accused of the murder of a man in Jasper county. On July 13, 2017, the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office has…

Supreme Court Commission report highlights the need to close the justice gap in Iowa

Supreme Court Commission report highlights the need to close the justice gap in Iowa

DES MOINES — The commission charged by the Iowa Supreme Court to identify and remove barriers to civil justice for low-income and disadvantaged Iowans has issued its initial report. The Access…

Three arrested after mobile meth lab discovered in traffic stop

Three arrested after mobile meth lab discovered in traffic stop

MASON CITY – Police conducted a traffic stop and discovered a meth lab in the vehicle, leading to the arrest of three persons. A Cerro Gordo deputy conducted a traffic…