DES MOINE — Two years after Republicans swept nearly all state and federal offices in Iowa, Democrats showed they still have some life in the state.
During the first Iowa gubernatorial debate, Democratic candidate Fred Hubbell mentioned old textbooks at Oelwein schools when responding to a question about the biggest problem in Iowa he would like to fix.
As Election Day nears, Abby Finkenauer, the Dubuque Democrat who is challenging Rep. Rod Blum, a Republican, for the 1st District Congressional, says the energy is building up among voters.
Republican Governor Kim Reynolds and Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell recently sparred in a televised debate in Des Moines. This article will take a look at a couple issues that are important to each of them.
HOLSTEIN, Iowa (AP) — After six decades of construction, an expansion project to build a four-lane expressway across northern Iowa is finished.
The American Red Cross is seeking donations to help with its response to Hurricane Michael, which has hit the Gulf Coast. The American Red Cross is on the ground providing safe shelter, relief supplies and more to residents in Florida and surrounding states, according to a news release.
LELAND (AP) — Authorities say an 88-year-old woman died after her car collided in northern Iowa with a pickup truck driven by one of her grandchildren.
IOWA CITY (AP) — The University of Iowa has agreed to pay $55,000 to settle a lawsuit that claimed its 2015 presidential search violated the state’s open meetings law.
LeCLAIRE, Iowa (AP) — Police in eastern Iowa say they have arrested a suspect in the armed robbery of a convenience store — the ex-boyfriend of the clerk who was held at knifepoint.
VAN HORNE – After chasing storm clouds Monday that dropped four funnel clouds to the ground south of Vinton, Chase McKibben wants to be a storm chaser.
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — The Bellevue School District in eastern Iowa is asking voters to approve a $16 million bond to build a new elementary school.
BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) — The father of slain Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts in an opinion piece spoke out against using his daughter's death in support of "views she believed were profoundly racist," a call that comes after President Donald Trump and others seized on the suspected killer'…
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A former secretary for Iowa soil and water conservation districts allegedly embezzled nearly $300,000 in cash and personal purchases over a 7-year period.
DES MOINES — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds became emotional Friday discussing her telephone conversation with the mother of slain college student, and she urged residents not to politicize the case.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The arrest of a Mexican farmworker in the death of an Iowa college student renewed calls to change immigration laws, but it also focused attention on the immigrant workers whose labor is essential to the state's agricultural industry.
MONTEZUMA — Authorities have announced Tuesday afternoon that a man has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the disappearance of Mollie Tibbetts.
MONTEZUMA — Authorities announced Tuesday afternoon that a 24-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the disappearance of Mollie Tibbetts.
CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 2-year-old who'd shot himself with his father's gun at a suburban Des Moines hotel is expected to soon leave a hospital.
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — A judge has ordered the release of four dogs in Jasper County, saying the county's ordinance regarding vicious animals is unconstitutional.
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Mason City man accused of stabbing five people at a downtown bar intends to rely on defenses of intoxication and diminished responsibility.
DES MOINES — North Fayette Valley FFA placed seventh as a chapter in the FFA Poultry Show judged Thursday at the 2018 Iowa State Fair. The Waverly-Shell Rock FFA placed 8th.
DES MOINES — Hailey Swan, 17, of Davis County was crowned the 2018 Iowa State Fair Queen Saturday night, marking the 54th anniversary of the contest.
DES MOINES — Iowa election officials were told Friday by the state Supreme Court they cannot implement several absentee voting requirements in a new voter ID law until a challenge to the law can be heard at a trial.
CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — Residents have a few more weeks to find new homes before the power is shut off at their eastern Iowa apartment building.
BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) — The brother of a missing University of Iowa student's boyfriend says there were no signs of struggle at the home where she had been staying.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The daughter of two Iowa State Fair concession owners killed 22 years ago at the fair campgrounds has returned to the fair, carrying on the family funnel cake business.
INDIANOLA, Iowa (AP) — Voters have approved a bond measure to finance construction of a replacement courthouse and jail in southern Iowa's Warren County.
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have confirmed the body of a child recovered the Mississippi River in eastern Iowa is that of a child who fell into the water upstream on the Illinois side.
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — A local official in central Iowa is proposing turning a wind turbine blade into a sculpture that would be a new landmark for the community.
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — A trial has been scheduled for a Dubuque man who police say told officers he set his apartment ablaze so he could get arrested and have a bed and three meals a day while in custody.
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A major Iowa hospital and medical clinic system has notified about 1.4 million patients and former patients about a computer breach that might have exposed their personal information.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines officials say nearly 8,000 tickets have been issued to speeders in the first month of renewed operation of an Interstate 235 traffic camera.