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U.S. Homeland Security preparing assessment of threats after elimination of Iran general

U.S. Homeland Security preparing assessment of threats after elimination of Iran general

WASHINGTON- Today, Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Chad F. Wolf issued the following statement on the successful U.S.-led airstrike in Iraq that eliminated Qasem Soleimani, the head of the…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State shoots past Texas Tech, 96-66

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State shoots past Texas Tech, 96-66

LUBBOCK, TX – A 3-point shooting outburst helped guide a record-breaking performance by Iowa State (9-3, 1-0 Big 12) as the Cyclones took down Texas Tech (11-1, 0-1 Big 12)…

Iowa Attorney General joins coalition asking Supreme Court to review ACA repeal case 

Iowa Attorney General joins coalition asking Supreme Court to review ACA repeal case 

DES MOINES — Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller joined a coalition of 20 states and Washington, D.C., in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act. The states’…

Gov. Reynolds encourages MLB to support Iowa’s MiLB teams

Gov. Reynolds encourages MLB to support Iowa’s MiLB teams

DES MOINES – Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds has contacted MLB Commissioner Robert Manfred urging him to support Iowa’s MiLB teams and the vital role they play for communities across the…

OBIT: Marion “Jack” Kamm, 93, of Charles City

OBIT: Marion “Jack” Kamm, 93, of Charles City

Marion “Jack” Kamm, 93, of Charles City, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at his home. A funeral service for Jack Kamm will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday,…

Minnesota woman wins $10,000 prize on ticket received at her family’s Clear Lake holiday gathering

Minnesota woman wins $10,000 prize on ticket received at her family’s Clear Lake holiday gathering

CLEAR LAKE — A Minnesota woman has claimed a $10,000 prize on a lottery scratch ticket from her family’s Christmas gathering in northern Iowa. Stephanie Charpentier of Rosemount, Minn., said…

Fort Dodge police investigating man’s death connected to domestic disturbance

Fort Dodge police investigating man’s death connected to domestic disturbance

FORT DODGE – A domestic disturbance in Fort Dodge led to a police response to a home, where a man was found dead laying in the grass outside. On Thursday,…

President Trump obliterates top Iran general, puts U.S. on brink of escalated war in Middle East

President Trump obliterates top Iran general, puts U.S. on brink of escalated war in Middle East

IRAQ – President Trump ordered the bombing of the top Iran general, who was responsible for countless American deaths, sparking a possible severe backlash from the U.S. enemy nation. Friday…

IDR releases new state tax reform guidance

IDR releases new state tax reform guidance

DES MOINES – In 2018, the Iowa legislature enacted Senate File 2417, a state tax reform bill that includes extensive changes to the state’s tax structure. The Department has released…

OBIT: Gerald “Gus” Frascht, of Charles City

OBIT: Gerald “Gus” Frascht, of Charles City

Gerald “Gus” Frascht, of Charles City, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held…