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  • Study finds big wealth gap in rural Iowa counties

    AMES (AP) — A new study by a sociologist at Iowa State University found three rural Iowa counties were among the top 10 in the nation in growth of inc ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Branstad offers disaster relief to Union County

    DES MOINES (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad issued a disaster proclamation Monday for Union County which suffered damage after severe storms and rain on Sep ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Artist agrees to create another freedom rock

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — A Greenfield artist known for painting patriotic scenes on large boulders has agreed to create another freedom rock in Cedar Falls.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • Witness describes shooting at Iowa courthouse

    DES MOINES (AP) — An Iowa man who was killed during a public meeting shot at a county official despite numerous pleas from a group to put the gun down ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Sheriff: Man fatally shot during public meeting

    MAQUOKETA (AP) — An Iowa man angry about his property taxes was fatally shot during a public meeting Tuesday after he pulled a gun from a briefcase an ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:20 am
  • U. Iowa expels 2nd student for sexual misconduct

    IOWA CITY (AP) — A second student has been expelled from the University of Iowa for committing a sexual assault, and school officials warned all stude ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Officials confirm mosquito-borne virus in Iowa

    DES MOINES (AP) — Health officials have confirmed the first human case of the chikungunya (chicken-GUN’-yuh) virus in Iowa.
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 2:52 pm
  • State has paid out over $2 million in settlements

    DES MOINES (AP) — A review from the state auditor shows that since 2010, Iowa has paid out $2.4 million in settlement payments, mostly to former emplo ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Iowa attorney general sues beauty school chain

    DES MOINES (AP) — The Iowa attorney general’s office has filed a lawsuit against a cosmetology school chain, accusing it of defrauding students.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Supreme Court gets input on changing bar exam rule

    DES MOINES (AP) — A proposal that would allow Iowa law school graduates to practice without taking the bar exam would help students pay off debt more ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Quick news

    Officials worry over rise in unvaccinated childrenDES MOINES (AP) — Iowa health officials are concer ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Branstad will again seek broadband legislation

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An effort to improve access to broadband Internet in rural Iowa failed in the Legislature this spring, but Gov. Terry Branstad ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:19 am
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