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DNR to host public meetings to discuss chronic wasting disease

DNR to host public meetings to discuss chronic wasting disease

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has scheduled public meetings in Leon, West Union and Decorah after hunter harvested deer in Decatur, Fayette and Winneshiek counties…

Department of Homeland Security to improve integrity of visa program for foreign workers

Department of Homeland Security to improve integrity of visa program for foreign workers

WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday that it will take necessary anti-fraud and abuse measures to protect the integrity of the H-2B visa program and also make…

College Basketball: UNI’s Ben Jacobson named MVC Coach of the Year

College Basketball: UNI’s Ben Jacobson named MVC Coach of the Year

ST. LOUIS – UNI Head Coach Ben Jacobson has been named MVC Coach of the Year as announced by the conference office Thursday afternoon. Jacobson is now in his 14th…

College Football: UNI adds pair of Kansas transfers

College Football: UNI adds pair of Kansas transfers

CEDAR FALLS – UNI Football this week announced the additions of University of Kansas Transfers Dom Williams and Quan Hampton. Williams comes to UNI as a running back and will…

Three charged in the Northern District of Iowa in extensive elder fraud operation; nationwide hotline launched

Three charged in the Northern District of Iowa in extensive elder fraud operation; nationwide hotline launched

CEDAR RAPIDS – Peter E. Deegan, United States Attorney in the Northern District of Iowa, joined Attorney General William P. Barr, FBI Director Christopher A. Wray, and Chief Postal Inspector…

Rep. Upmeyer outlines bills and Republican priorities as Legislative session reaches halfway point

Rep. Upmeyer outlines bills and Republican priorities as Legislative session reaches halfway point

The following is a legislative update from GOP Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake, Speaker of the Iowa House: This week marked the 50th day of the 100-day legislative session.…

Iowa advocacy group says the 14 anti-LGBTQ bills this legislative session caused harm to community

Iowa advocacy group says the 14 anti-LGBTQ bills this legislative session caused harm to community

DES MOINES – An Iowa advocacy group says the 14 anti-LGBTQ bills introduced this legislative session caused harm to the LGBTQ community and will rally at the state capitol On…

Estherville man sent to federal prison for meth and gun convictions

Estherville man sent to federal prison for meth and gun convictions

SIOUX CITY – A man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine while illegally possessing guns was sentenced March 4, 2020, to 11 years in federal prison. Dustin Julich, 35, from Estherville,…