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The governor's proposal this week to lower spending in the 2018 and 2019 budget years portends more bad news for Iowa's public universities, prompting one regent who long has advocated for student access and affordability to acknowledge "everything is ...
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa (AP) - A Dubuque woman accused of stealing more than $70,000 from her employer has pleaded guilty. Thirty-five-year-old Jennifer Shively entered the plea Tuesday in U.S.
Clinton, Iowa (KWQC) - A commercial building received nearly $75,000 in damage in a fire early Tuesday morning, March 28, 2017.
Explosion Tears Through Iowa House, Injuring Mom, Kids. WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a woman and four children were taken to a hospital after an explosion ripped through their Waterloo home, starting a fire.
Iowa's defensive end depth is plentiful. The defensive tackles are inexperienced. Nelson is in a walking boot, but that doesn't mean the idea should be shelved.
Iowa GOP Lawmakers Scrap 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Bill. Iowa Republican lawmakers have dropped plans for what would have been among the nation's toughest abortion restrictions, retreating only a day after the proposal was announced.
Iowa House Republicans advanced an unconstitutional ban on abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy on Wednesday, sending it from the Human Resources Committee to the full House on a 11 to 8 vote.
FLAG DAY: The 96th anniversary of the Iowa Legislature adopting a Knoxville woman's banner as the official state flag was noted Wednesday in the Iowa House. Rep. Greg Heartsill, R-Melcher-Dallas, whose district includes Knoxville, told colleagues the ...
For the first time in decades of data, one-third of adult Americans have a bachelor's degree or higher - and Iowa needs to catch up, according to new U.S.
Des Moines, Iowa (AP) - A bill moving swiftly through the Iowa Legislature would eliminate the public's right to access 911 calls involving emergencies in which people are injured, sealing off key information about authorities' first response to ...
The Pentacrest on the campus of the University of Iowa including the Old Capitol Building (center), Macbride Hall (top left), Jessup Hall (bottom left), Schaeffer Hall (top right), and MacLean Hall (bottom right) in an aerial photograph in Iowa City on ...
Iowa City, Iowa - police are asking for the public's help to find a woman missing from Iowa City. According to the Iowa City police Department, Katherine "Katie" JoAnne Brooker, 37, was last seen at Mercy hospital in Iowa City on March 10, 2017. She ...
POSTVILLE - Nearly nine years have passed since immigration agents swooped into Postville, a northeastern Iowa town of fewer than 3,000, and arrested 389 undocumented workers.
ABATE of Iowa, District 15 is hoping to change that by educating both riders and non-riders through their annual Two wheel Trauma Class.
Iowa City police are asking for the public's help tracking down a missing 37-year-old woman. Officers say Katherine "Katie" JoAnne Brooker was last seen at ...
BUFFALO, Iowa (AP) - Perhaps the most striking thing about organ repair isn't the sight of lead alloy pipes reaching for the ceiling, nor the sheer number of antique switches, connections and keys involved in the puzzle - but the craftsmanship of a ...
During my time as an Iowa state senator and representative, I was very focused on growing our state's economy and am still committed to that goal today.
Floodwaters inundate the University of Iowa campus on June 16, 2008. The university, with most of its flood recovery work done, is using $4.9 million in funds originally committed to flood recovery to help cover the $9.2 million in budget cuts ordered ...
Tom Vilsack to speak at a public hearing in the northwest Iowa City and discuss the case on national television. The matter dominated that year's legislative session, resulting in legislation that today allows lawmakers to review confidential child ...
The three national companies have complained about losing about $450 million in Iowa's shift to private Medicaid management, which started last April, the Des Moines Register reported (http://dmreg.
Iowa City, Iowa - Kirk Ferentz isn't one to hide his feelings if he likes something. And he seems to like Nick Easley, the walk-on former junior college wide receiver who joined the program in January.
TAMA, Iowa (AP) - A Tama County man has died after being hit by a minivan on Highway 30 near Tama in east-central Iowa. The Iowa State Patrol tells Cedar Rapids television station KCRG ( ) that 41-year-old Randolph Papakee Jr.
MEDIAPOLIS, Iowa -- A group of Iowa firefighters is making news far from the scene of any fire. Six babies were born to the same firefighting family within seven months -- three girls and three boys.
Davenport, Iowa (AP) - A disbarred Iowa attorney sought for years by the FBI before finally being arrested has pleaded guilty to 11 federal counts of mail fraud.
Pennsylvania's Gavin Teasdale, who was committed to Iowa, announced via twitter on Tuesday that he instead will attend Penn State, which just won another national championship last weekend.
Davenport, Iowa (KWQC) - Where are the best burgers in Iowa? Apparently not in the Quad Cities area. The Iowa Beef Industry Council announced the Top ...
Steven Leath, Iowa State University President, sits in the back during a town hall forum at the Iowa State University Memorial Union in Ames on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.
Iowa -- All Iowans will soon have a chance to see the state's history in a mobile museum. The Iowa History 101 mobile museum will visit all 99 counties in Iowa over the next three years. The museum stopped by the Capitol on Tuesday for the governor to ...
The grant partners - Iowa Workforce Development, Iowa Economic Development Authority, Iowa Department of Corrections, Iowa Department of Education and the STEM Council - proposed a Quality Pre-Apprenticeship model within the grant to help ...
Iowa City, Iowa (CBS2/FOX28) - Iowa City mayor Jim Throgmorton will formally declare Tuesday as a "Cities Immigration Day of Action" at tonight's city council meeting (7:00 p.m.
BISMARCK, N.D. - Authorities in South Dakota and Iowa on Tuesday confirmed incidents of vandalism against the Dakota Access oil pipeline in which someone burned a hole through an empty section of pipe.
Iowa -- Surrounding states have rallied to help Iowa in times of damaging tornadoes and flooding, and now Iowa is trying to return the favor. Over the past month, wildfires have charred thousands of acres in Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. The ...
The Des Moines Register reports ( ) that the Iowa Department of natural resources is investigating. conservation officer Bill Spece says the first bald eagle was an immature bird found two weeks ago in the Boone Forks Wildlife Area.
Iowa Congressman Steve King was almost unanimously criticized for his comments on immigrants last week, now some fear his rhetoric could impact tourism in ...
It's coming around, little pieces of the game are coming at different times." Mike Reilly is a defenseman in Iowa. He's been up and down since he came on board from the Gophers, and he could get another shot.
For over 100 years, Iowa law has protected employers from lawsuits so long as they provide limited benefits to injured workers.
Des Moines, Iowa (AP) - State officials have issued burn bans in four Iowa counties due to dry conditions. The Iowa Department of Public Safety's State Fire Marshal issued the bans this week for Decatur in southern Iowa and Lee, Wapello and Muscatine ...
The Gazette | Two years ago, when Cynthia Heaton - a nurse in Iowa City - took a different job, she had no idea the nightmare her new health insurance ...
ELKADER (A) - Heavy equipment maker Caterpillar has announced it will close its plant in northeastern Iowa by the end of the year, costing the town of Elkader 75 jobs.
Syracuse's Alexis Peterson dribbles around Iowa State's Jadda Buckley, right, in the second half of a first-round game in the women's NCAA college basketball tournament, Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Storrs, Conn.





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