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News update from Iowa Democrats, November 4, 2021

News update from Iowa Democrats, November 4, 2021

The following is a news update from Iowa Democrats: Redistricting Maps Set for the Next Decade After delays and much anticipation, redistricting maps in Iowa are now set for the…

Former school principal in Iowa guilty of wire fraud for fake purchases and schemes, faces prison and fines

Former school principal in Iowa guilty of wire fraud for fake purchases and schemes, faces prison and fines

CEDAR RAPIDS – A former curriculum and technology director and principal who stole at least $250,000 from the private school system in which he worked pled guilty today in federal…

OBIT: Marian Ethel (Lynch) McCubbin

OBIT: Marian Ethel (Lynch) McCubbin

Marian Ethel McCubbin, 96 of Grundy Center, Iowa, passed away on Monday, November 1, 2021 at Creekside Living, while under the care of Cedar Valley Hospice. Visitation will be held…

OBIT: Melanie Murray

OBIT: Melanie Murray

Melanie Mary Murray, daughter of Steve Swenson and Nancy (Lyon) Swenson, was born in Pocahontas, Iowa on July 18, 1978. She passed away at her home in rural Wallingford, surrounded…

OBIT: Rhonda R. Jackson

OBIT: Rhonda R. Jackson

Rhonda R. Jackson, 59, of Mason City, passed away Saturday, October 30, 2021 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center, Mason City. Celebration of life will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday,…

Iowa Great Lakes, Storm Lake and Clear Lake walleye length limit changes effective January 1, 2022

Iowa Great Lakes, Storm Lake and Clear Lake walleye length limit changes effective January 1, 2022

CLEAR LAKE – Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is changing the protected walleye slot limit to 19 to 25 inches at Big Spirit Lake, East and West Okoboji Lakes,…

Northern Iowa man arrested for sexual abuse

Northern Iowa man arrested for sexual abuse

FAYETTE COUNTY – A Northern Iowa man was arrested for sexual abuse. After a two week investigation the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at the residence of…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa 102, Truman State 32 

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa 102, Truman State 32 

IOWA CITY – The No. 9/11 University of Iowa women’s basketball team defeated Truman State in its sole exhibition game of the season on Thursday, Nov. 4 inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena.…

Humboldt man sentenced to federal prison for being a felon in possession of a stolen firearm and ammunition

Humboldt man sentenced to federal prison for being a felon in possession of a stolen firearm and ammunition

SIOUX CITY – A Humboldt, Iowa man who possessed a gun and ammunition as a felon was sentenced November 4, 2021 to more than 2 years in federal prison. DJ…