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Charles City Kmart employee arrested for stealing thousands from store

Charles City Kmart employee arrested for stealing thousands from store

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Female inmate in Iowa prison dies of suicide

Female inmate in Iowa prison dies of suicide

MITCHELLVILLE – A female inmate in an Iowa prison was found dead Wednesday, apparently of suicide, officials say. Kimberly Nicole Battle was pronounced dead due to apparent suicide at 3:06…

DEA and U.S. Coast Guard announce 18,000 pound cocaine offload in San Diego

DEA and U.S. Coast Guard announce 18,000 pound cocaine offload in San Diego

SAN DIEGO – The DEA and U.S. Coast Guard announced today a significant offload of drugs seized in international waters in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Agents with the DEA and…

Ames man gets minimum 15 years behind bars for battering a gay pride flag

Ames man gets minimum 15 years behind bars for battering a gay pride flag

AMES – An Ames man found guilty of a hate crime after he tore a gay pride flag off the wall of a church and tried to burn it this…

Iowa continues to prepare for USC in the Holiday Bowl

Iowa continues to prepare for USC in the Holiday Bowl

SAN DIEGO – The Holiday Bowl game day is rapidly approaching, and the Iowa Hawkeyes are preparing to face the USC Trojans. San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl: Iowa…

Governor’s Empower Rural Iowa Initiative adopted recommendations for consideration

Governor’s Empower Rural Iowa Initiative adopted recommendations for consideration

DES MOINES – This week, the Governor’s Empower Rural Iowa Initiative officially adopted its recommendations to present to Governor Kim Reynolds for the 2020 legislative session. The task forces considered…

Panther football adds 13 signees, including eight Iowans

Panther football adds 13 signees, including eight Iowans

CEDAR FALLS – UNI Football is excited to announce the signing of 12 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent as part of the football National Signing Day Early Signing Period. The…

Shots fired and pursuit leads to arrests in Waterloo

Shots fired and pursuit leads to arrests in Waterloo

WATERLOO – Shots were fired and police pursued a vehicle fleeing a Waterloo neighborhood, leading to the arrest of two people. On December 6th, 2019 at 12:43 am Waterloo Police…

President Donald Trump impeached by House

President Donald Trump impeached by House

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald J. Trump has been impeached by the House of Representatives on charges of abuse of power and obstructing Congress. The votes fell almost entirely along…