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Iowa Attorney General joins lawsuit alleging conspiracy to fix prices for more than 100 drugs

Iowa Attorney General joins lawsuit alleging conspiracy to fix prices for more than 100 drugs

DES MOINES — Attorney General Tom Miller joined 43 attorneys

Nora Springs man charged with child sexual exploitation offenses

Nora Springs man charged with child sexual exploitation offenses

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Nora Springs man has been charged with

Young teen boy charged with felony after shooting in Fort Dodge Thursday morning

Young teen boy charged with felony after shooting in Fort Dodge Thursday morning

FORT DODGE – A young teen boy has been charged

Two men caught after fleeing police in Charles City

Two men caught after fleeing police in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – Two men were caught Sunday after fleeing

Northern Iowa man accused of sexually abusing 6-year-old girl

Northern Iowa man accused of sexually abusing 6-year-old girl

ESTHERVILLE – A Northern Iowa man is accused of sexually

Alabama lawmakers ban abortions

Alabama lawmakers ban abortions

MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA – Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday signed into

Clear Lake’s Dairy Queen building demolished for likely Kwik Star

Clear Lake’s Dairy Queen building demolished for likely Kwik Star

CLEAR LAKE – Clear Lake’s Dairy Queen building is being

Waterloo sex offender sentenced to eight years in federal prison for possessing a sawed off shotgun

Waterloo sex offender sentenced to eight years in federal prison for possessing a sawed off shotgun

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo sex offender who possessed a

Cerro Gordo county expense report for May 7, 2019

Cerro Gordo county expense report for May 7, 2019

CLAIMS May 7, 2019 Cerro Gordo County Alliant Energy, utilities

Mason City students participate in World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute

Mason City students participate in World Food Prize Iowa Youth Institute

  AMES – On Monday, April 29th, the eighth annual World

Thousands of boaters expected on Iowa waters for Memorial Day weekend

Thousands of boaters expected on Iowa waters for Memorial Day weekend

CLEAR LAKE – The peak season for boating in Iowa

Iowa prison inmate dies of apparent suicide, officials say

Iowa prison inmate dies of apparent suicide, officials say

ANAMOSA, IOWA – An Iowa prison inmate died of apparent

Hampton man accused of drunk driving for second time

Hampton man accused of drunk driving for second time

HAMILTON COUNTY – A Hampton man was arrested for a

Grassley, other Senators want Chinese military scientists barred from American labs

Grassley, other Senators want Chinese military scientists barred from American labs

WASHINGTON – Today Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) joined senators Tom

Iowa State honors two legends with award names

Iowa State honors two legends with award names

AMES – The Iowa State Athletics Department is honoring two

Illegal alien caught in Emmetsburg sent to prison

Illegal alien caught in Emmetsburg sent to prison

SIOUX CITY – A man who entered the United States

Gov. Reynolds announces significant assistance for Iowa applicants seeking federal broadband investment

Gov. Reynolds announces significant assistance for Iowa applicants seeking federal broadband investment

DES MOINES – Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced that Iowa

Clarion man sent to prison for possessing stolen mail after burglarizing “beautiful people”

Clarion man sent to prison for possessing stolen mail after burglarizing “beautiful people”

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Clarion man who possessed stolen mail

Mason City man accused of arson and burglary after burning garage

Mason City man accused of arson and burglary after burning garage

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Rockwell man jailed after domestic incident and alleged attack on officer

Rockwell man jailed after domestic incident and alleged attack on officer

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Gov. Reynolds signs legislation into law

Gov. Reynolds signs legislation into law

DES MOINES – On Monday, May 13, Gov. Reynolds signed

Joni Ernst calls on China to make a trade deal as tariff feud escalates

Joni Ernst calls on China to make a trade deal as tariff feud escalates

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst called on China

College Football: Iowa State head coach places Lewis, Olson and Walker on scholarship

College Football: Iowa State head coach places Lewis, Olson and Walker on scholarship

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head football coach Matt Campbell

North Iowa CEOs to discuss future of technology in North Iowa at Surf Ballroom

North Iowa CEOs to discuss future of technology in North Iowa at Surf Ballroom

MASON CITY, Iowa – Four of North Iowa’s CEOs will

Gov. Reynolds appoints Dan Huitink to State Judicial Nominating Commission

Gov. Reynolds appoints Dan Huitink to State Judicial Nominating Commission

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds Friday announced her appointment

College Basketball: Cyclones sign transfer Javan Johnson

College Basketball: Cyclones sign transfer Javan Johnson

AMES – Iowa State has signed Troy University transfer Javan

Award winners announced at the Charles H. MacNider Art Museum for the 39th Annual Cerro Gordo Photo Show

Award winners announced at the Charles H. MacNider Art Museum for the 39th Annual Cerro Gordo Photo Show

MASON CITY – Award winners were named in the 39th

NIACC’s Barragy set to play at nationals

NIACC’s Barragy set to play at nationals

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – For the 13th straight season, the

Fifth farmer pleads guilty in connection with organic fraud scheme totaling nearly $140 million in fraudulent sales

Fifth farmer pleads guilty in connection with organic fraud scheme totaling nearly $140 million in fraudulent sales

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Missouri man who conspired with others

College Basketball: Iowa’s Cordell Pemsl hardship waiver petition approved

College Basketball: Iowa’s Cordell Pemsl hardship waiver petition approved

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa junior forward Cordell Pemsl’s hardship

Health Department environmental health specialist receives Harry Grant Award

Health Department environmental health specialist receives Harry Grant Award

MASON CITY  –  Mark Mathre, CFSP, has been named the

Gov. Reynolds issues proclamation to extend disaster assistance available to Iowans

Gov. Reynolds issues proclamation to extend disaster assistance available to Iowans

DES MOINES – Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds extended existing proclamations

Gov. Reynolds signs legislation into law

Gov. Reynolds signs legislation into law

DES MOINES – On Friday, May 10, Gov. Reynolds signed

Rural Charles City house burned Thursday

Rural Charles City house burned Thursday

CHARLES CITY – The Charles City Fire Department responded to

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of May 9, 2019

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of May 9, 2019

CLEAR LAKE – This weekly fishing report is compiled from

City hall in small Northern Iowa town robbed; police seek suspect

City hall in small Northern Iowa town robbed; police seek suspect

VINCENT, IOWA – A man robbed a city hall in

Former Cedar Falls man sentenced to 27 months in federal prison for attempted transfer of obscene material to a minor

Former Cedar Falls man sentenced to 27 months in federal prison for attempted transfer of obscene material to a minor

A man who attempted to transfer obscene material to a

City of Mason City expense report for May 9, 2019

City of Mason City expense report for May 9, 2019

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Sanders promises moratorium on pension cuts

Sanders promises moratorium on pension cuts

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders today announced that if

DNR says May to April period wettest in Iowa’s history

DNR says May to April period wettest in Iowa’s history

DES MOINES – While most stream flows continue to drop