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Northern Iowa man steps into path of semi, causing his death

Northern Iowa man steps into path of semi, causing his death

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Iowa receives $50.9 million tobacco payment

Iowa receives $50.9 million tobacco payment

DES MOINES – Tobacco companies involved in the 1998 landmark settlement transferred about $50.9 million to the state treasury on Thursday. In the last 20 years, Iowa has received more…

April’s cold and snow shouldn’t worry farmers – yet – Iowa State agronomist says

April’s cold and snow shouldn’t worry farmers – yet – Iowa State agronomist says

AMES, Iowa – Stubbornly cold temperatures and winter storms affecting much of Iowa this spring shouldn’t cause undue alarm for farmers anxious to begin planting, according to an Iowa State…

NIACC women’s golfers set to play in regional tournament

NIACC women’s golfers set to play in regional tournament

By KIRK HARDCASTLE NIACC sports information director ANKENY – Because of the inclement weather, the NIACC women’s golf team has played four competitive rounds of golf in the spring season.…

Alliant Energy to add more wind energy in Iowa

Alliant Energy to add more wind energy in Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS – Alliant Energy’s Iowa energy company received approval to increase its wind expansion program from the Iowa Utilities Board. By 2020, the company now plans to add 1,000…

State Patrol to participate in six-state drug impaired driving enforcement campaign: “Driving High? Kiss Your License Goodbye!”

State Patrol to participate in six-state drug impaired driving enforcement campaign: “Driving High? Kiss Your License Goodbye!”

DES MOINES – Driving high? Kiss your license goodbye, the Iowa State Patrol says, in announcing their participation in a six-state impaired driving enforcement campaign. Like drunk driving, drugged driving…

Northern Iowa man guilty of meth conspiracy, sent to prison

Northern Iowa man guilty of meth conspiracy, sent to prison

SIOUX CITY – A Northern Iowa man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine was sentenced March 20, 2018, to five years in federal prison. Dennis Yorgensen, 59, from Odebolt, Iowa, received…

Charles City man guilty of assault with intent to commit sexual abuse

Charles City man guilty of assault with intent to commit sexual abuse

MASON CITY — A Charles City man has been found guilty in a case in which he was accused of molesting a teen boy. Doug Lindaman, age 62 of Charles…