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Governor Reynolds announces manufacturing roadmap for Iowa

Governor Reynolds announces manufacturing roadmap for Iowa

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds, along with the Iowa Economic Development Authority and the Iowa Innovation Council, today announced the state’s Manufacturing 4.0 plan, a roadmap to help Iowa…

Iowa man sentenced to more than four years in prison for possessing a silencer

Iowa man sentenced to more than four years in prison for possessing a silencer

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who unlawfully possessed a firearm silencer was sentenced today to more than four years in federal prison. Shane Horsfall, age 37, from Dubuque, Iowa, received…

Osage woman wins “Best in Show Award” in MacNider Museum art show

Osage woman wins “Best in Show Award” in MacNider Museum art show

MASON CITY – Awards have been announced for Area Show: 47, a competitive exhibition at the Charles H. MacNider Art Museum.  The display includes a wide variety of artworks created…

Cerro Gordo county woman wins $50,000 lottery prize

Cerro Gordo county woman wins $50,000 lottery prize

CLIVE, Iowa — A Cerro Gordo County woman has won a $50,000 lottery prize. Teresa Sorenson of Plymouth won the 28th top prize in the Iowa Lottery’s “$50,000 Super Crossword”…

How face masks affect our communication

Face masks are life savers during a global pandemic, there’s simply no denying this fact. But they also create a myriad of communication challenges as we go about our day…

College Football: Iowa announces staff, roster update

College Football: Iowa announces staff, roster update

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz announced Wednesday three important changes within the football program. Running backs coach Derrick Foster is leaving to join an NFL…

College Basketball: #15 Iowa 79, #25 Rutgers 66

College Basketball: #15 Iowa 79, #25 Rutgers 66

IOWA CITY – Iowa completed the season sweep of Big Ten foe Rutgers Wednesday night in Carver-Hawkeye Arena, winning 79-66. Both Luka Garza and Joe Wieskamp recorded double-doubles, the ninth…

Two firefighters sustain serious blunt force trauma injuries in Cedar Rapids blaze

Two firefighters sustain serious blunt force trauma injuries in Cedar Rapids blaze

CEDAR RAPIDS – Two firefighters sustained serious blunt force trauma injuries in a Cedar Rapids blaze this past weekend. On Sunday, February 7, 2021 at 1:19 a.m. the Cedar Rapids…

Police and schools in Manly claim to resolve recent bomb threat

Police and schools in Manly claim to resolve recent bomb threat

MANLY, IOWA – Police and schools in Manly are claiming to have resolved a recent bomb threat. According to a joint statement released by Darwin Lehmann, Central Springs School District…

College Basketball: UNI defeated by Drake, 80-59

College Basketball: UNI defeated by Drake, 80-59

DES MOINES – The UNI men’s basketball team took on in-state rival Drake on Wednesday night, falling 80-59 in Des Moines. The Panthers and Bulldogs battled early in the first…