On Sunday, May 5, 2019, at approximately 8 p.m., Buchanan County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Jarrod Lindsey Clark, 27, of Cedar Falls. Clark was charged with first offense Operating While Intoxicated/Drugged (serious misdemeanor) and cited for Failure to Maintain Control. This arrest was mad…

ROWLEY – Four girls from Cadette Troop 6717 in Independence completed their Silver Award, the second highest award that can be earned in Girl Scouts.

INDEPENDENCE – Wednesday, October 3 is National Coffee with a Cop Day!

INDEPENDENCE — A judge ruled on Thursday that a former KWWL reporter will not face contempt charges after she recorded a preliminary hearing of a former reality TV star’s two-vehicle accident, where a man died.

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The Iowa State Medical Examiner's Office has determined in a preliminary autopsy on Thursday that a body found Tuesday in a rural Poweshiek County corn field is that of a missing University of Iowa student.

PARIS (AP) — A catastrophic fire engulfed the upper reaches of Paris’ soaring Notre Dame Cathedral as it was undergoing renovations Monday, threatening one of the greatest architectural treasures of the Western world as tourists and Parisians looked on aghast from the streets below. France’s…

This November, the Independence Bulletin Journal will commemorate the 100th Anniversary of World War I (The Great War). To help us present this crucial point in history, and celebrate those who served our great nation, we would like to extend an invitation to the Independence community.