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Rep. Upmeyer: “Getting down to business” in second week of session

Rep. Upmeyer: “Getting down to business” in second week of session

The following is a legislative update from GOP Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake, Speaker of the Iowa House: It is the second week of session and we are getting…

MacNider Museum Winter Film Series, Films in February, Begins with Free Solo

MacNider Museum Winter Film Series, Films in February, Begins with Free Solo

MASON CITY – The Charles H. MacNider Art Museum’s 2020 Winter Film Series, Films in February, begins on Saturday, February 1 at 2 p.m. with Free Solo. Admission to all…

Northern Iowa man sent to prison for dealing meth near a park

Northern Iowa man sent to prison for dealing meth near a park

SIOUX CITY – A man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine was sentenced January 27, 2020, to 7 years in federal prison. Bradley McPeek, Sr., 60, from Sioux City, Iowa, received…

News update from Iowa Democrats, January 24, 2019

News update from Iowa Democrats, January 24, 2019

The following is a news update from Iowa Democrats: Providing Iowans with Accessible and Affordable Health Care Iowa’s health care system continues to be in crisis as the number of…

Mexican man sentenced to prison for illegally reentering the United States after being deported

Mexican man sentenced to prison for illegally reentering the United States after being deported

SIOUX CITY – A man who illegally returned to the United States after being deported was sentenced today to almost three months in federal prison. Fernando Hernandez-Correa, age 28, a…

College Basketball: Iowa State’s Bolton named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

College Basketball: Iowa State’s Bolton named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

AMES – Iowa State sophomore Rasir Bolton has been named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week. It is Bolton’s second honor this season. Kansas’ Udoka Azubuike was named the league’s…

Iowa woman who helped man rob bank sent to prison

Iowa woman who helped man rob bank sent to prison

SIOUX CITY – A woman who voluntarily participated in the robbery of a bank was sentenced today to more than two years in federal prison. Karen Merrick, age 36, from…

College Basketball: Iowa defeats Wisconsin, 68-62

College Basketball: Iowa defeats Wisconsin, 68-62

IOWA CITY – Iowa mounted a big comeback to defeat Wisconsin in a Big Ten home game Monday night, 68-62. Iowa has won nine of its last 11 games, including…