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Gov. Reynolds announces formation of Governor’s Working Group on Criminal Justice Reform

Gov. Reynolds announces formation of Governor’s Working Group on Criminal Justice Reform

DES MOINES – Today, Governor Kim Reynolds announced the formation of the Governor’s FOCUS Committee on Criminal Justice Reform (Fueling Ongoing Collaboration and Uncovering Solutions). The working group will build…

Guatemalan man working in Iowa sentenced to prison following deportation and document fraud

Guatemalan man working in Iowa sentenced to prison following deportation and document fraud

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who had been deported, illegally returned to the United States, and then used false identification documents to obtain a job was sentenced today to more…

College Basketball: Iowa’s Wieskamp named to Jerry West Award watch list

College Basketball: Iowa’s Wieskamp named to Jerry West Award watch list

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa sophomore Joe Wieskamp is one of 20 players in the country to be named to the 2020 Jerry West Award Watch List. Named after…

Northwest Iowa otolaryngologist agrees to pay $1,000,000 to resolve Medicaid false claims allegations

Northwest Iowa otolaryngologist agrees to pay $1,000,000 to resolve Medicaid false claims allegations

CEDAR RAPIDS – Dr. Tracey Wellendorf, an otolaryngologist with a clinic in Carroll, Iowa, agreed to pay $1,000,000 to resolve False Claims Act allegations relating to as many as 115…

How to Get a Business Loan if Your Iowa Business Is Struggling

How to Get a Business Loan if Your Iowa Business Is Struggling

Most businesses go through tight financial periods. It’s at those times that a business is especially vulnerable to risk. However, even if your business is having financial issues, it doesn’t…

Iowa man serves jail time, probation after armed standoff in Charles City

Iowa man serves jail time, probation after armed standoff in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – An Iowa man who barricaded himself in a Charles City apartment back in August, armed with a weapon, has served his sentence and been placed on probation.…

Charles City man to stand trial for felonies after alleged attack

Charles City man to stand trial for felonies after alleged attack

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man arrested after an alleged violent attack remains jailed and is scheduled for a jury trial. Kristopher Viers, age 36 of Charles City, allegedly…