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Iowa inmate charged with murder after convicted child molester found dead in prison cell

Iowa inmate charged with murder after convicted child molester found dead in prison cell

FORT DODGE – An Iowa inmate has beeb charged with murder after a convicted child molester was found dead in his prison cell days ago. On June 14th, 2020, Thomas…

Trailing in latest poll to Theresa Greenfield, Joni Ernst calls for 6 debates

Trailing in latest poll to Theresa Greenfield, Joni Ernst calls for 6 debates

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Joni Ernst noticed she is trailing in the latest poll to Democratic challenger Theresa Greenfield and now is calling for six debates with her rival. “I called…

Safety tips to enjoy fireworks, protect sensitive people

Safety tips to enjoy fireworks, protect sensitive people

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is offering tips to the public on how to safely enjoy fireworks this summer: As much as we love fireworks displays,…

Up to a million gallons of fertilizer spilled in Dubuque, DNR says

Up to a million gallons of fertilizer spilled in Dubuque, DNR says

DUBUQUE — DNR staff are investigating a large fertilizer spill on the east side of Dubuque that happened several days ago. The spill was discovered about 6:30 a.m. when staff…

Gov. Reynolds signs Executive Order 6 establishing the Governor’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board

Gov. Reynolds signs Executive Order 6 establishing the Governor’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board

DES MOINES– Today, Governor Kim Reynolds signed an Executive Order establishing the Governor’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board. The advisory board will be led by Ben McLean, CEO of Ruan Transportation…

Three Fort Dodge men sentenced to federal prison for gun and meth convictions

Three Fort Dodge men sentenced to federal prison for gun and meth convictions

SIOUX CITY – Three Fort Dodge men who conspired to distribute methamphetamine and illegally possessed stolen firearms were sentenced in federal prison. Osborne and Petersen were sentenced January 28, 2020,…

Iowa businessman sentenced to over three years in federal prison for fraudulent energy efficiency rebate scheme

Iowa businessman sentenced to over three years in federal prison for fraudulent energy efficiency rebate scheme

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Marion man who defrauded a Cedar Rapids utility company of more than $300,000 as part of an energy efficiency rebate fraud scheme was sentenced today to…

College Football: Athlon Sports names 10 Hawkeyes Preseason All-Big Ten

College Football: Athlon Sports names 10 Hawkeyes Preseason All-Big Ten

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa senior kicker Keith Duncan, senior offensive tackle Alaric Jackson, sophomore center Tyler Linderbaum and senior wide receiver and return specialist Ihmir Smith-Marsette, all named…