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Northern Iowa man accused of stealing cans from donation wagon

Northern Iowa man accused of stealing cans from donation wagon

RUTHVEN, IOWA – A Northern Iowa man is accused of stealing cans from a fire department donation wagon. On Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 4:00 PM, the Palo Alto County…

Man who transported illegal aliens in tractor trailer resulting in 10 deaths sentenced to life in prison

Man who transported illegal aliens in tractor trailer resulting in 10 deaths sentenced to life in prison

SAN ANTONIO — The driver of a tractor-trailer with Iowa ties charged with an illegal alien smuggling operation that resulted in 10 deaths was sentenced to life in prison Friday.…

Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz interviews after Spring Game

Iowa Coach Kirk Ferentz interviews after Spring Game

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa Football Media Conference with Iowa head football coach Kirk Ferentz, Friday, April 20, 2018: KIRK FERENTZ: First of all, it was nice to put…

Osage killer’s sentence upheld by Supreme Court

Osage killer’s sentence upheld by Supreme Court

DES MOINES – The 50-year prison sentence of former Osage resident Noah Crooks has been upheld by the Iowa Supreme Court, after he killed his mother back in 2012 as…

Former Iowa State football coach Earle Bruce dies at 87

Former Iowa State football coach Earle Bruce dies at 87

AMES – Former Iowa State head football coach Earle Bruce, who led the Cyclones to three-straight eight-win seasons and two Bowl games, passed away early Friday morning, April 20, at…

Northern Iowa man pleads guilty to unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and drug user

Northern Iowa man pleads guilty to unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and drug user

SIOUX CITY – A convicted Northern Iowa felon has pled guilty to unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and meth user. Marc Gibbons, 29, from Sanborn, Iowa, was…

Osage man charged with kidnapping and sexual abuse

Osage man charged with kidnapping and sexual abuse

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Legislative update from Iowa Republicans

Legislative update from Iowa Republicans

The following is a legislative update from Iowa Republicans: House GOP Kickstarts work on Budget Bills Action on the Fiscal Year 2019 budget kicked into high gear this week, as…

At least three dead in Floyd county auto accident

At least three dead in Floyd county auto accident

RURAL FLOYD COUNTY – At least three people died in a two-car accident Friday evening in rural Floyd county. The accident took place on Friday, April 20, 2018 just after…

NIACC women in fourth after day one at regionals

NIACC women in fourth after day one at regionals

ANKENY – The NIACC women’s golf team shot an opening round of 361 at the NJCAA Region XI tournament Friday at the Otter Creek Golf Course. Iowa Western is in…