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President-elect Joe Biden announces members of Cabinet and White House Senior Staff

President-elect Joe Biden announces members of Cabinet and White House Senior Staff

WASHINGTON – President-elect Joe Biden today announced members of his Cabinet. They are: Antony Blinken, Sec of State; Alejandro Mayorkas, Sec of Homeland Security; Avril Haines, Dir of National Intelligence;…

Vandals cutting Christmas decoration cords in Osage, police warn

Vandals cutting Christmas decoration cords in Osage, police warn

OSAGE – Vandals are cutting Christmas decoration cords in Osage, police warned Monday. The Osage Iowa Police Department said Monday that “We have had several reports of Christmas lights/decoration cords…

Japanese company given $1 million incentive by Iowa taxpayers to expand business operations

Japanese company given $1 million incentive by Iowa taxpayers to expand business operations

DES MOINES – Japan’s Spiber Inc., a biotech startup that produces lab-grown spider silk for use in clothing and other consumer products, announced today it will expand production of its…

Two teens dead, three hurt in Iowa auto collision Sunday evening

Two teens dead, three hurt in Iowa auto collision Sunday evening

CHARITON, IOWA – Two teens were killed and three people hurt in an Iowa auto crash Sunday evening. The accident took place in Chariton, Iowa, in Lucas county, southeast of…

College Football: Iowa completes 2025 schedule

College Football: Iowa completes 2025 schedule

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa has added home dates with Florida Atlantic and Massachusetts to its 2025 football schedule. The announcement was made Wednesday by the Iowa Athletics…

Nebraska pharmacist who plotted with co-conspirator in wild firebomb attack plot to enhance illegal drug scheme sent to prison

Nebraska pharmacist who plotted with co-conspirator in wild firebomb attack plot to enhance illegal drug scheme sent to prison

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A Maryland Darknet vendor and a Nebraska pharmacist were sentenced today to a combined over 23 years in prison for their respective roles in conspiracy to use…

Iowa woman who watched heroin victim fatally overdose for hours sent to prison

Iowa woman who watched heroin victim fatally overdose for hours sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa woman who helped a man obtain a fatal quantity of opioids and then delayed calling for help after he overdosed was sentenced to four years…

Starting up a Digital Business

Starting up a Digital Business

If you’re thinking about starting up a digital business, then this is the right article for you to read. In this article, we will explain the benefits that come with…