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Convicted felon drunk driver arrested after auto slides off road

Convicted felon drunk driver arrested after auto slides off road

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A convicted felon drunk driver from Clear Lake was back behind he wheel this weekend, and after he crashed his car, was arrested once again…

USDA looking for ways to make food stamp (SNAP) users become independent

USDA looking for ways to make food stamp (SNAP) users become independent

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Friday announced that it is looking for innovative ideas to promote work and self-sufficiency among able-bodied adults participating in the department’s Supplemental…

Kim Reynolds loses campaign manager as primary inches closer

Kim Reynolds loses campaign manager as primary inches closer

DES MOINES – The Kim Reynolds campaign for governor has lost its manager as the June primary inches closer, according to the Associated Press. Incumbent Republican governor Kim Reynolds faces…

Illegal alien from Mexico sent to prison for returning to Iowa to drive drunk after deportation

Illegal alien from Mexico sent to prison for returning to Iowa to drive drunk after deportation

CEDAR RAPIDS – An illegal alien who was caught drunk driving in Iowa has been sentenced to four months in prison for illegally returning here following deportation. Amador Artiniega-Reyes, age 38,…

ACLU offers to help students “learn about their rights” when planning to walk out of school in protest

ACLU offers to help students “learn about their rights” when planning to walk out of school in protest

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The ACLU is offering guidance to students who want to stage a protest against guns by walking out of school. “Students: Know Your Rights!” the ACLU urged in…

Iowa State falls in home finale to No. 6 Texas, 72-59

AMES – The Iowa State women’s basketball team (12-16, 6-11 Big 12) played its last game In Hilton Coliseum for the season, falling to No. 6 Texas (23-5, 14-3 Big…

Former police officer sentenced for attempting to support ISIS

Former police officer sentenced for attempting to support ISIS

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Nicholas Young, 38, of Fairfax, Virginia, and a former police officer, was sentenced today to 15 years in prison for attempting to provide material support to the…

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

The following is a legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman of Mason City: Sometimes it must seem to the public that we agree on nothing at all during the legislative…

NRA losing corporate supporters in wake of latest school shooting

NRA losing corporate supporters in wake of latest school shooting

FAIRFAX, VA — The National Rifle Association is facing serious backlash from segments of the country after the latest horrific school shooting, and now some of its corporate parters and…

NIACC’s Anderly wins wrestling National Championship at 141 weight

NIACC’s Anderly wins wrestling National Championship at 141 weight

COUNCIL BLUFFS – Sophomore Austin Anderly became NIACC’s 13th national wrestling champion Saturday night. Anderly stopped Lincoln’s Christian Kanzler 3-2 in the 141-pound NJCAA national title match inside the Mid-America…