An official says two bridges in southwestern Iowa’s Cass County need to be restricted or closed
Gov. Terry Branstad has signed a bill that says Iowa schools can start the academic year no earlier than Aug. 23.
The mother of a 10-year-old eastern Iowa girl whose abduction triggered an Amber Alert last month has been arrested on child endangerment charges.
The world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales are scheduled to make several appearances in the area, including two at the Tulip Festival in conjunction with the parade.
A Sioux City man accused of fondling an 8-year-old girl has been acquitted.
A 34-year-old southwest Iowa man has been given life in prison for killing his girlfriend in 2009.
Police say someone who attempted to steal a truck parked outside a Des Moines home instead took a bag of dog poop.
NW Iowa Solid Waste Agency Pays $100,000 To Settle DNR Lawsuit Over Illegal Sheldon Landfill Dumping
The Northwest Iowa Area Solid Waste Agency (NIASWA) has paid a $100,000 civil penalty for illegally dumping waste into its landfill near Sheldon.
One man has been injured in a shooting near Drake University in Des Moines. The Des Moines Police Department responded to a report of a shooting around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday near 30th and Clark streets, on the northwest corner of Drake University.
Dakota Wesleyan pitcher Lorissa Loeppky and Northwestern shortstop Jensen Boger are the pitcher and player of the week respectively.
The number of trains carrying at least a million gallons of volatile crude oil across Nebraska and Iowa has increased significantly this spring.
Dakota Weselyan’s Lauren Fitts is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Women’s Golfer-of-the-Week
A Sioux City man accused of having sex several times with a teenage girl has entered a plea deal.
A second individual has died from an accident on Sunday at C-16 and K-42 in Plymouth County, Iowa, today. 8 year old Shawn Perez-Antonio was transferred to the Children’s Hospital in Omaha where he died. Plymouth County Sherriff’s Office, Iowa State Patrol, and Iowa State Medical Examiner’s Office is continuing their investigation.
Sioux County Attorney Thomas G. Kunstle announced that Angel Ortiz-Ramirez, age 39, of Sioux Center and Hull, was sentenced on Monday, April 6, 2015, in Sioux County District Court for the crimes of Identity Theft, a Class D Felony; and two counts of Possession of Methamphetamine, Serious Misdemeanors.
Drought conditions are expanding across a large section of the U.S., from California to the Great Plains.
Authorities say more than 1,000 hogs have died in a northwest Iowa blaze that ravaged a confinement building.
The Council Bluffs Police Department responded to a report of several shots fired just after 1:30 a.m. Monday. About 10 minutes after officers arrived at the scene, they were told that a man had checked into CHI Health Mercy Hospital with a gunshot wound.
Northwestern Iowa authorities say a 20-year-old Sheldon man died after he was ejected from his vehicle over the weekend.
Ag Partners feed mill plant in northwest Iowa is planning an expansion with $7.2 million in improvements to increase the plant’s ability to make livestock feed. Ag Partners officials announced the expansion on Thursday. Officials say construction will begin immediately and is expected to be complete in 2016. The first phase will include the addition of a 140-foot pellet mill tower, a 60-ton-per-hour pellet line and a 6-ton mixer. The additions will increase capacity to 600,000 tons of meal feed annually and 300,000 tons of pellets. Ag Partners officials say the expansion will meet an increased demand in the marketplace. A future second phase will include a second 60-ton-per-hour pellet line to double pellet capacity to 600,000 tons.