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More Americans Are Trying to Move Abroad According to Reports

More Americans Are Trying to Move Abroad According to Reports

Recent reports found that a large number of Americans have been leaving the country to live abroad amid the pandemic. Expatriate organisations and immigration lawyers are stating that Americans are…

OBIT: Robert (Bob) Dean Fuller

OBIT: Robert (Bob) Dean Fuller

Robert (Bob) Dean Fuller 93, of Iowa Falls, Iowa passed away Tuesday January 4, 2022, at Ashbrook. Funeral services for Bob Fuller will be 10:30 am Saturday, January 8, 2022…

Women’s College Basketball: No. 9 Iowa State rallies late for thrilling win at No. 25 KSU, 73-70

Women’s College Basketball: No. 9 Iowa State rallies late for thrilling win at No. 25 KSU, 73-70

AMES, Iowa – No. 9 Iowa State (15-1, 4-0 Big 12) pulled off a fourth-quarter rally to topple yet another top-25 opponent on the road, defeating No. 25 Kansas State…

The Best Bitcoin Wallets to Consider in 2022

The Best Bitcoin Wallets to Consider in 2022

Would you like to start using cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin? Then you should know about the best Bitcoin wallets to store your digital assets securely and conveniently. Seasoned investors who…

OBIT: Dirk Uetz

OBIT: Dirk Uetz

Dirk Allen Uetz, 61, passed away Monday, January 10, 2022 at home surrounded by his loving family after a hard-fought battle with cancer. A funeral Mass will be held at…

City hall in Charles City closed to the public due to COVID surge

City hall in Charles City closed to the public due to COVID surge

CHARLES CITY – City hall in Charles City is immediately closed to the public due to a COVID surge, the city announced today. “City hall will be closed to the…

US feds target North Koreans supporting regime’s weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missile programs

US feds target North Koreans supporting regime’s weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missile programs

WASHINGTON — Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated five Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) individuals responsible for procuring goods for the…

Clarksville man nabbed for stealing from store

Clarksville man nabbed for stealing from store

CLARKSVILLE, IOWA – A Clarksville man was nabbed by cops for stealing from a store Monday. On Monday, January 10, 2022, the Clarksville police were requested at a local business…

Iowa man shot while waiting in his car in parking lot; cops seek clues

Iowa man shot while waiting in his car in parking lot; cops seek clues

WASHINGTON, IOWA – An Iowa man was shot while waiting in his car in a parking lot, and cops are seeking clues as the man recovers. The Washington Police Department…

Gov. Kim Reynolds’ 2022 Condition of the State: 4% flat tax, “X-rated” books in schools, Mason City downtown rehab, and more

Gov. Kim Reynolds’ 2022 Condition of the State: 4% flat tax, “X-rated” books in schools, Mason City downtown rehab, and more

DES MOINES – Gov. Reynolds delivered her 2022 Condition of the State Address Tuesday night. Below are her remarks as prepared for delivery: When We Put Our Faith in Iowans, Iowans Come Through…

College Basketball: UNI rallies for overtime win over Sycamores, 80-74

College Basketball: UNI rallies for overtime win over Sycamores, 80-74

CEDAR FALLS – UNI men’s basketball overcame a 17-point second half deficit on Tuesday night as the Panthers rallied to defeat the Indiana State Sycamore 80-74 in overtime at the…

OBIT: Donald “Don” Eugene Fischer

OBIT: Donald “Don” Eugene Fischer

Donald “Don” Fischer, 62, of Parkersburg, IA passed away on the morning of Friday, December 31, 2021, at Unity Point Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo, IA. Following Don’s wishes, cremation…

OBIT: Judith “Deon” Stadtlander

OBIT: Judith “Deon” Stadtlander

Judith “Deon” Stadtlander, 88, formerly of Rockford, IA and Mason City, IA died on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at the Manly Specialty Care Center. A Memorial Service will be held…