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Grassley says he will opt for Chairmanship of Senate Finance Committee, leave Judiciary Committee

Grassley says he will opt for Chairmanship of Senate Finance Committee, leave Judiciary Committee

WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa today announced that he will opt to serve as chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance during the 116th Congress when committees are…

Iowa State asks Board of Regents for permission to construct $90 million “sports performance center”

Iowa State asks Board of Regents for permission to construct $90 million “sports performance center”

AMES – The Iowa State Athletics Department asked for final approval from the Board of Regents on Thursday, Nov. 15, to begin construction of a $90 million, 110,000-square foot, sports…

Iowa Supreme Court Justice announces retirement

Iowa Supreme Court Justice announces retirement

DES MOINES – An Iowa Supreme Court Justice announced his retirement last week. Iowa Supreme Court Justice Daryl Hecht, Sloan, announced his intention to resign from the supreme court December…

Man responsible for trafficking nearly ten pounds of meth in Northern Iowa sent to prison

Man responsible for trafficking nearly ten pounds of meth in Northern Iowa sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who got ice methamphetamine from California and then resold it in Iowa was sentenced on October 25, 2018, to more than seven years in federal…

State seeks penalties against Belle Plaine, Iowa man for asbestos, burning violations

State seeks penalties against Belle Plaine, Iowa man for asbestos, burning violations

DES MOINES — The state of Iowa seeks thousands of dollars in penalties against a Belle Plaine man for illegally burning trailer homes containing asbestos. The pile of debris smoldered…

Iowa dismantles Illinois, 63-0, in Big Ten road contest

Iowa dismantles Illinois, 63-0, in Big Ten road contest

CHAMPAIGN, ILLINOIS – The Iowa Hawkeye football team completely embarrassed the Illinois Fighting Illini in their home stadium Saturday with a dominating 63-0 win to snap a three-game losing streak.…

Former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer helps lead Iowa past NCCU, 106-39

Former Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer helps lead Iowa past NCCU, 106-39

IOWA CITY – Former Mason City Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer helped lead Iowa past NCCU, 106-39, Saturday in Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Four Hawkeyes scored in double figures in the game, including Makenzie…

Clear Lake woman rescued after falling through ice trying to save dog

Clear Lake woman rescued after falling through ice trying to save dog

CLEAR LAKE – A Clear Lake woman was rescued by emergency responders after falling through ice trying to save her dog Saturday afternoon. The Clear Lake Fire Department was dispatched to…

Two hurt in accident outside Mason City

Two hurt in accident outside Mason City

RURAL MASON CITY – Two people were hurt in an auto accident outside Mason City Saturday. Cerro Gordo county deputies responded to a two-vehicle accident with injuries. The accident occurred…