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Meyer’s 13-point effort leads Iowa over Northwestern, 55-45, in Big Ten Tournament

Meyer’s 13-point effort leads Iowa over Northwestern, 55-45, in Big Ten Tournament

INDIANAPOLIS – Former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer’s 13 points led Iowa to victory over Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament Thursday by a score of 55-45. Meyer scored 13 points on…

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey confirmed to USDA post by Senate

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey confirmed to USDA post by Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services at…

Iowa Senate passes Heartbeat Bill, ends abortion for babies with beating hearts

Iowa Senate passes Heartbeat Bill, ends abortion for babies with beating hearts

DES MOINES – The Iowa Senate today passed the Heartbeat Bill, which ends abortions for babies with beating hearts. Senate File 2281 is a bill for an act relating to…

Nora Springs man sent to prison for dealing meth

Nora Springs man sent to prison for dealing meth

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Prison inmate lays a beating on guard and nurse at Iowa Medical Classification Center

Prison inmate lays a beating on guard and nurse at Iowa Medical Classification Center

CORALVILLE – Two staff members were assaulted by an inmate at the Iowa Medical Classification Center in Coralville, IA at approximately 8:00 p.m. Wednesday night. The staff members, a correctional…

Gov. Reynolds to name Mike Naig as Iowa Secretary of Agriculture

Gov. Reynolds to name Mike Naig as Iowa Secretary of Agriculture

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds announced on Thursday she will name Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Deputy Secretary Mike Naig as the new Iowa Secretary of Agriculture,…

BANG! Walmart ends sale of sporting rifles, guns to anyone under 21, removes toys

BANG! Walmart ends sale of sporting rifles, guns to anyone under 21, removes toys

BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS – Following in the footsteps of other retailers in recent days following yet another school gun massacre, Walmart has become the biggest gun seller yet to put big…

Northern Iowa man accused of sexual exploitation of minor

Northern Iowa man accused of sexual exploitation of minor

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Standoff at house in Cresco ends with arrest and death

Standoff at house in Cresco ends with arrest and death

CRESCO, IOWA – A standoff at a house in Cresco began with shots fired and ended with the arrest of a man and the discovery of a deceased person. On…

North Iowa gun show organizer slams illegal use of firearms

North Iowa gun show organizer slams illegal use of firearms

MASON CITY – A gun show is slated for this weekend in Mason City, and the organizer of the event sent a statement slamming the illegal use of firearms. March…

The Long Road To Becoming The Best State In The US

The Long Road To Becoming The Best State In The US

Native Americans have lived in the region that is now Iowa for more than 13,000 years, with just a few European traders among them. The arrival of the Europeans had…

Mason City man faces second drunk driving charge

Mason City man faces second drunk driving charge

MASON CITY – A Mason City man is facing his second drunk driving charge after a recent arrest. The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Department investigated a single-vehicle collision at about…

Iowa’s free throw barrage too much for Illinois

Iowa’s free throw barrage too much for Illinois

NEW YORK – Iowa made nearly three dozen free throw to help sink Illinois in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament, 96-87. Iowa’s 34 free throws made are…