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Des Moines Register endorses Franken for U.S. Senate

Des Moines Register endorses Franken for U.S. Senate

DES MOINES – Thursday evening, The Des Moines Register announced their endorsement of Admiral Mike Franken for U.S. Senate. “The retired three-star admiral is the candidate who is the most…

Texas men sentenced to prison for fraud offenses in Iowa

Texas men sentenced to prison for fraud offenses in Iowa

DES MOINES – Three Texas men have been sentenced to prison for fraud offenses in Iowa involving stolen credit card numbers. On May 7, 2020, United States District Senior Judge…

Letter to Editor: A thank you from Alliant Energy

Letter to Editor: A thank you from Alliant Energy

Dear Editor, All around us, I see our neighbors and communities powering through this health crisis together. From our healthcare workers and store clerks to delivery drivers and farmers, Iowans…

UNI coaches, AD and select staff members take voluntary pay cuts

UNI coaches, AD and select staff members take voluntary pay cuts

CEDAR FALLS – UNI Director of Athletics David Harris, head coaches, senior staff and select other staff have committed to take voluntary pay cuts through the remainder of the 2019-2020…

Illegal alien caught in Iowa and convicted of child endangerment and domestic abuse sent to prison

Illegal alien caught in Iowa and convicted of child endangerment and domestic abuse sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who illegally returned to the United States after being deported and was convicted of violent crimes while here was sentenced this week to eight months…

Iowa woman pleads guilty to helping a man obtain dose of heroin and fentanyl that caused his death

Iowa woman pleads guilty to helping a man obtain dose of heroin and fentanyl that caused his death

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa woman who helped a man obtain a fatal quantity of opioids pled guilty on May 7, 2020, in federal court in Cedar Rapids. Jacqueline Margarett…

Incomplete 911 call to Northern Iowa Walmart parking lot leads to chase of armed felon with female juvenile

Incomplete 911 call to Northern Iowa Walmart parking lot leads to chase of armed felon with female juvenile

SPIRIT LAKE, IOWA – An incomplete 911 call to a Northern Iowa Walmart parking lot led to a chase of an armed man who was with a female juvenile. On…