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Lung disease and at least one death reported from use of e-cigarettes

Lung disease and at least one death reported from use of e-cigarettes

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Public Health reports that four cases of respiratory illness in young adults with a history of vaping have been reported to the agency. The…

Iowa heroin and fentanyl dealer who caused overdoses sent to prison

Iowa heroin and fentanyl dealer who caused overdoses sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who sold opioids that resulted in two near-fatal overdoses was sentenced August 22, 2019, to 25 years in federal prison. Jason Bates, age 44, from…

Fire with dark, billowing smoke extinguished in Manly Friday evening

Fire with dark, billowing smoke extinguished in Manly Friday evening

MANLY – A fire with billowing smoke was extinguished after an emergency response Friday evening in Manly. The fire was reported around 7:30 PM in Manly.  It was blazing east of…

College Basketball: Iowa’s 2019-20 men’s schedule released

College Basketball: Iowa’s 2019-20 men’s schedule released

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa, in conjunction with the Big Ten Conference, announced on Friday its 2019-20 men’s basketball schedule. The schedule includes 16 regular season home games,…