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Johnny Cash’s family “sickened” after neo-Nazi shown on TV wearing t-shirt with singer’s name

A message from the children of Johnny Cash: We were alerted to a video of a young man in Charlottesville, a self-proclaimed neo-Nazi, spewing hatred and bile. He was wearing…

Grand jury charges tractor trailer driver with transporting illegal aliens for financial gain resulting in 10 deaths

Grand jury charges tractor trailer driver with transporting illegal aliens for financial gain resulting in 10 deaths

SAN ANTONIO — A South Texas federal grand jury indicted the tractor trailer driver Wednesday for his role in a smuggling operation which resulted in the deaths of 10 illegal…

Iowa gun group demands guns be allowed at state fair after stabbing incident

Iowa gun group demands guns be allowed at state fair after stabbing incident

DES MOINES – A knife attack at the Iowa State Fair has prompted a state gun group to demand that the fair allow patrons to carry guns into the event.…

Mason City woman will cut back on work hours after winning $30K lottery prize

Mason City woman will cut back on work hours after winning $30K lottery prize

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman says she can cut back on the number of hours she works each day after claiming a big lottery prize this week. Allison…

Iowa teen dead after bicycle struck by car

Iowa teen dead after bicycle struck by car

MUSCATINE, IOWA – An Iowa teen lost her life Wednesday night when a car struck her as she rode her bicycle. The accident took place August 16 at about 9:07…

Probation for Osage man accused of felony enticement of a minor

Probation for Osage man accused of felony enticement of a minor

OSAGE – An Osage has been given a deferred judgment and probation after he was accused of attempting to entice a young boy. Dakota Schulz, age 22, was charged by…

President Trump says removal of Confederate statues is “sad” and our culture being “ripped apart”

President Trump says removal of Confederate statues is “sad” and our culture being “ripped apart”

NEW YORK – As Confederate statues come under scrutiny across the nation and are slowly, one by one, being taken down by authorities and vigilant citizens (criminals?), President Donald Trump…

To experience total eclipse in Iowa, head to southern end of state

To experience total eclipse in Iowa, head to southern end of state

FREMONT COUNTY, IOWA – On Monday, millions of Americans and visitors from around the world will flock to a 70-mile wide path, stretching from Portland, Ore., to Charleston, S.C. They…

Hawkeyes play 17 homes games this season

Hawkeyes play 17 homes games this season

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa, in conjunction with the Big Ten Conference, announced its men’s basketball schedule for the 2017-18 season on Wednesday. Iowa will play 17 home…

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

Iowa Students Head Back to School Most of Iowa’s preK-12 students will head back to school beginning August 23rd.  Unfortunately, many of the students will be feeling the impact from…