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Boynton Beach man Gene Huber, who gained instant fame in February when President Donald Trump called him onstage at a rally in Melbourne, doesn't limit ...
The university said in a news release Tuesday that the damage estimate from the June 11 fire has been raised to at least $1.5 million and doesn't include damage to lab equipment or supplies that may need repairing or replacing.
A new grocery store specializing in organic products will open its doors Wednesday morning in Iowa City's Riverfront Crossings district.
Officials are blaming an idle electrical extension cord for an accidental fire that damaged the Bowen science Building at the University of Iowa campus in Iowa City. The university said in a news release Tuesday that the damage estimate from the June ...
"It's always terrific to be able to leave that Washington swamp and spend time with the truly hard working people we call American Patriots, truly amazing people," President Donald Trump told a crowd attending his latest still-campaigning rally, in ...
Des Moines, Iowa (AP) - Iowa independents who helped Donald Trump win the presidency see last year's tough-talking candidate as a thin-skinned chief executive and wish he'd show more grace.
New research from the state health department suggests the species has been reported in the state at least once in the last 10 years, but there is no need for panic -- those mosquitoes are not fit for surviving the climate in Iowa. "This is my busiest ...
Gov. Kim Reynolds has set a special election this summer to fill the Iowa House seat left vacant by the death of Curt Hanson.
President Trump held a campaign-style rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Wednesday night, five months into his presidency. "History is written by the dreamers, not the doubters," Mr. Trump told his supporters at the rally, rebuffing criticisms that his ...
Des Moines | More than 500 locations in Iowa have been approved by the state to sell consumer fireworks under the state's new law, according to the state fire marshal's office.
Des Moines, Iowa (AP) - Iowa's last health care insurer to sell policies to individuals statewide through the federal Affordable Care Act is seeking a 43.5 percent increase in premium rates for next year.
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a man and his son who got lost fishing have been found at George Wyth State Park in Waterloo after spending a cool night there.
SIOUX CITY -- The owners of a local fireworks stand are probably hoping for a bust instead of a boom in the near future. The Iowa Fireworks Co. stand at 4400 Gordon Drive, which opened last week, was burgled over the weekend, according to the Sioux ...
Des Moines, Iowa - Many people use their cellphones to play games, waste time or check the latest sports scores - but one Iowa woman believes an app she downloaded saved her baby girl's life. "I haven't let my mind go there," said Emily Eekhoff about ...
Mason City, Iowa (AP) - A Mason City man accused of trying to kill his girlfriend has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.
ADEL, Iowa -- The security screening process could become the new normal at courthouses across Iowa. "They hold divorce hearings in these places.
Iowa City, Iowa (AP) - Officials are blaming an idle electrical extension cord for an accidental fire that damaged the Bowen science Building at the University of Iowa campus in Iowa City. The university said in a news release Tuesday that the damage ...
Self-identified independents in Iowa voted for Trump over Democrat Hillary Clinton by a 13-percentage-point margin last year, according to exit polls conducted for The Associated Press and television networks.
FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2016, file photo, then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Iowa independents who helped Trump win the presidency see last year's tough-talking candidate as a ...
BETTENDORF, Iowa (AP) - City officials in eastern Iowa are celebrating the completion of the last section of the Mississippi Riverfront Trail.
Des Moines, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Supreme Court has for the first time issued a statewide order prohibiting weapons in courthouses and other public areas ...
After years of losses, officials in a western Iowa City are considering privatizing a 90-year-old city golf course.
Omaha (AP) - Residents in parts of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa were cleaning up Saturday after severe thunderstorms - some producing hurricane-force winds - shattered homes, tore down trees and left thousands without power.
These particular scams involve out-of-state buyers trying to use fake, fraudulent checks to steal money, and typically occur through online classifieds or marketplace websites, according to a news release from the Iowa City police Department. The ...
LANGOLA TOWNSHIP - A man from Iowa was hurt after being rear-ended on his motorcycle. The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened around 7:10 a.m.
AMES, Iowa (AP) - The solar vehicle Iowa State University students are showing off across the state doesn't look a lot like your standard American car.
In this June 2017 photo, Brian Hickey, golf maintenance manager at the Palmer Hills Golf Course in Bettendorf, talks about the recently planted vegetable garden, in Bettendorf, Iowa. Hickey indicated the produce will be served at the Palmer Grill ...
Iowa insurance commissioner Doug Ommen this week unveiled his proposal to address the likelihood that the state will have no insurance companies selling individual plans on the marketplace next year, which would leave nearly 72,000 Iowans without ...
An Iowa University plans to close a club that has for decades hosted meetings, wedding receptions and other celebrations to make way for future redevelopments of the area.
GUTHRIE COUNTY, Iowa (AP) - Iowa authorities are investigating the weekend drowning death of a 19-year-old man. The Iowa Department of natural resources says Ashton Maier of Grimes, Iowa, drowned Saturday. Authorities say Maier was kayaking ...
Iowa City to Begin $1M Historic Downtown Restoration Project. A nearly $1 million restoration project of buildings in an eastern Iowa city aims to restore some of the charm to the downtown area in hopes of attracting business owners, residents and ...
Minneapolis-based Medica tells CNBC it intends to offer Obamacare health plans in both Nebraska and Iowa in 2018, two states where it stands to be the only insurer on the exchanges after Aetna and other carriers announced plans to pull out of those ...
Des Moines, Iowa (AP) - One lucky intern will have the best summer job ever: cycling central Iowa's 600 miles of paved trails on a tricked-out "data bike.
Iowa City has won a $25,000 award from Amazon for its efforts to divert people with mental illness and substance abuse disorders away from jail.
The Iowa City farmers market served as the pilot program for Double Up Food Bucks last year. This year, Iowa City receives state money as part of the Iowa Healthiest State Initiative. The city says the farmers market is a good way to bring the ...
I condemn this action in the strongest possible terms." Michael Briggs was the communications director for the Sanders campaign.
Iowa City, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Amazon has picked Iowa City as its winner of the Dream Big Award for the city's justice initiative.
CHARITON, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a road construction worker has been killed in southern Iowa. The accident occurred Tuesday in northern Lucas County.
The Rev. Sarah Trone Garriott, an ELCA Lutheran pastor in Des Moines, argues with a supporter of Senate File 2 in January at an Iowa Senate subcommittee hearing on the bill, which proposes denying funding for health providers that offer abortion services.
WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) - students attending Southeastern Community College next year will pay more to do so. The Hawk Eye reports that the college's board of trustees voted Monday to raise tuition and fees in lieu of cutting programs or faculty to ...
Heckroth is finding that people in the 20-county northeast Iowa district that includes Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Marshalltown and Dubuque are "open to a discussion of solutions, of good ideas.
Iowa State University has lost a second appeal of a federal free speech lawsuit over administrators' decision to prevent a marijuana advocacy group from printing a T-shirt showing the university logo and a marijuana leaf.
The lawsuit, against the Iowa Department of public health, challenges a state law that makes it a crime for doctors to open up a new outpatient surgery center without first obtaining special permission - a certificate of need - from the government.
The department has received criticism over the past several years for controversial decisions, such as moving 600,000 Medicaid recipients over to private health insurance plans in April 2016, closing two state-run Mental Health Institutes and shutting ...
Despite approval in the House, the Iowa hospital Association says it'll continue to work with federal lawmakers. "Senators Grassley and Ernst are really two key players as we move forward because they are in that swing vote area," Baumert said.
Online court records show 68-year-old George Andersen pleaded guilty and was fined $250. He's mayor of Nora Springs. Forest City police had cited Andersen May 17.
It's Little Brown Jug week! And Ohio State's trip to Iowa drips with intrigue, while Northwestern's junket to Nebraska will play a big role in shaping the Big Ten ...
The Cedar Falls, Iowa native graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1999 with Bachelor's degrees in Astronautical engineering and Engineering science.
The Iowa prosecutor said the motel clerk was a bad actor, and the jury apparently agreed, convicting the man of theft and other crimes during a staged robbery.
"He's just really bought in so far which is awesome to see," Iowa senior tackle Ike Boettger said. "He's always asking questions, trying to learn more.




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