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Ernst and Grassley support vote to begin debate on repealing and replacing ObamaCare

Ernst and Grassley support vote to begin debate on repealing and replacing ObamaCare

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate – including Iowa Senators Joni Ernst and Charles Grassley – today mustered 50 votes plus one from Vice President Mike Pence to go ahead…

Law enforcement seeks escaped Iowa robber

Law enforcement seeks escaped Iowa robber

DES MOINES – A convicted Iowa robber recently sent to a work release facility has failed to return to the compound, leading to a search by law enforcement. Clarence Willis,…

Gov. Reynolds issues disaster proclamation for four North Iowa counties

Gov. Reynolds issues disaster proclamation for four North Iowa counties

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds issued a disaster proclamation Tuesday for Chickasaw, Dubuque, Floyd and Kossuth counties in response to severe weather, heavy rains and flash flooding on July…

Northern Iowa man jailed after attacking deputies

Northern Iowa man jailed after attacking deputies

RIDGEWAY, IOWA – A trespassing incident led to a Northern Iowa man attacking deputies in a jail. Winneshiek county deputies responded to a report of trespassing at a residence near…

Feds gather to discuss quality of life issues in rural America

Feds gather to discuss quality of life issues in rural America

WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today hosted a 90-minute working breakfast meeting involving principals who are members of the Agriculture and Rural Prosperity Task Force. The Task…

Feds nab over 100 criminal aliens, illegal re-entrants and immigration fugitives in Texas

Feds nab over 100 criminal aliens, illegal re-entrants and immigration fugitives in Texas

SAN ANTONIO — Federal officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested a total of 123 criminal aliens and immigration violators throughout Central and…

Iowa Secretary of State blasts open records request from ACLU

Iowa Secretary of State blasts open records request from ACLU

DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate today blasted an open records request from the ACLU, accusing the organization of a publicity stunt. In a letter directed to…

Convicted robber accused of domestic assault

Convicted robber accused of domestic assault

MASON CITY – A local convicted robber who spent time in an Iowa prison has been arrested after an alleged domestic assault incident involving strangulation. Mason City police were dispatched…

Blue Guardians announce law enforcement ceremony in Charles City

Blue Guardians announce law enforcement ceremony in Charles City

CHARLES CITY — Local law enforcement to be honored Wednesday in Charles City at a ceremony. The festivities will be held on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at 6:30 pm to…