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DNR responds to semi crash on Highway 20 with leaking diesel fuel

DNR responds to semi crash on Highway 20 with leaking diesel fuel

GRUNDY COUNTY, IOWA – DNR environmental specialists responded to a semi tractor trailer leaking diesel fuel after a crash on November 26 in Grundy County. It happened on Highway 20…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa beats Cincinnati, 69-61, in Puerto Rico

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa beats Cincinnati, 69-61, in Puerto Rico

PUERTO RICO – The Iowa women’s basketball team opened the Puerto Rico Clasico against Cincinnati and notched a 69-61 victory Wednesday. Iowa (3-0) Sophomore Monika Czinano scored a career-high 16…

College Football: Duncan named finalist for Lou Groza Award

College Football: Duncan named finalist for Lou Groza Award

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa kicker Keith Duncan has been named one of three finalists for the Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award. The announcement was made Monday by the…

Iowa bounty hunter sentenced to federal prison for unlawfully transferring a gun to a felon

Iowa bounty hunter sentenced to federal prison for unlawfully transferring a gun to a felon

SIOUX CITY – A Sioux City man, who was a part-time bounty hunter and cement contractor, was sentenced to one month in federal prison on November 22, 2019, for providing…

OBIT: Richard “Rick” Murray, 62, of Floyd

OBIT: Richard “Rick” Murray, 62, of Floyd

Richard “Rick” Murray, 62, of Floyd, passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. A Mass of Christian Burial for Rick…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Laura Parrish as District Court Judge

Gov. Reynolds appoints Laura Parrish as District Court Judge

DES MOINES– Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Laura Parrish as a district court judge in Judicial Election District 1A. Parrish, of Decorah, Iowa, currently practices law with…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Paul Ahlers to the Court of Appeals

Gov. Reynolds appoints Paul Ahlers to the Court of Appeals

DES MOINES– Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Paul Ahlers as a judge of the Iowa Court of Appeals. Ahlers, of Fort Dodge, Iowa, currently serves as a…

Iowa DNR conservation officer and park ranger rescue duck hunters

Iowa DNR conservation officer and park ranger rescue duck hunters

MONONA COUNTY, Iowa — DNR Conservation Officer Gary Sisco and DNR Park Ranger Katie Hoeppner responded to a stranded boat with duck hunters on West Blue Lake, a marsh off…

College Football: Iowa prepares to face Nebraska

College Football: Iowa prepares to face Nebraska

IOWA CITY – The Iowa football team is preparing for its final regular season tis of the season, a road game against Nebraska. University of Iowa Football Media Conference Tuesday,…

OBIT: Kenneth “Ken” Kreis, 61, of Charles City

OBIT: Kenneth “Ken” Kreis, 61, of Charles City

Kenneth “Ken” Kreis, of Charles City, went home to heaven on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 knowing “God is good all the time.” A funeral service for Ken Kreis will be…

Brother of North Iowa scammer sent to prison for protecting his sibling

Brother of North Iowa scammer sent to prison for protecting his sibling

CEDAR RAPIDS – The brother of a North Iowa former investment adviser  – who was convicted for stealing over $2.4 million from his clients and was sent to prison –…

Illegal Mexican worker in Iowa convicted for using fake social security card

Illegal Mexican worker in Iowa convicted for using fake social security card

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Illegal Meixcan woman who used a false identification document and someone else’s social security number was convicted by a jury this week after a one-day trial in…

Gov. Reynolds extends harvest and propane proclamations

Gov. Reynolds extends harvest and propane proclamations

DES MOINES – Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds extended two proclamations relating to the transportation of grain and the hours of service for the delivery of propane. The governor signed a…

College Football: UNI heads to playoffs to take on San Diego

College Football: UNI heads to playoffs to take on San Diego

CEDAR FALLS – Sixth-ranked UNI Football makes its 21st Playoff Appearance and the fifth in six seasons and begins the playoff run by hosting San Diego, the Pioneer League Champions, Saturday…

College Basketball: UNI falls to West Virginia, 60-55

College Basketball: UNI falls to West Virginia, 60-55

CANCUN, MEXICO – The UNI men’s basketball team took on the Mountaineers of West Virginia in the late game of the Cancun Challenge on Tuesday night, falling to the Big…

College Wrestling: Iowa State’s David Carr named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week

College Wrestling: Iowa State’s David Carr named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week

AMES – After an outstanding performance in the Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Dual, David Carr has been named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week with his 6-1 victory over No.…

Iowa’s Judicial Nominating Commission now accepting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court

Iowa’s Judicial Nominating Commission now accepting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court

DES MOINES – The State Judicial Nominating Commission, which is responsible for selecting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court, announced today it will begin accepting applications for the…

Mason City airport to get new manager

Mason City airport to get new manager

MASON CITY – The Mason City airport will be getting a new manager. The Mason City Airport announced this week that the Airport Commission has approved the appointment of David…