Sat, 21 Jan 2017 05:44:56 GMT
Well, tonight started poorly and ended poorly. Less than an hour before the dual, Iowa announced heavyweight Sam Stoll will miss the remainder of his junior campaign with a torn ACL - that proved to be an omen for how the night progressed as the No.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 03:41:43 GMT
"It was great! Actually, the whole atmosphere was just amazing," said Deena Brown, a Central Iowan. "People are so excited, the people that were here are so excited about the new administration coming in, and it was pretty moving."
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:26:58 GMT
Iowa-born Herbert Hoover is sworn in as the 31st President in 1929. Iowa-born Herbert Hoover is sworn in as the 31st President in 1929.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:10:42 GMT
A northwest Iowa dairy has settled a federal lawsuit and promises action to prevent future manure discharges into nearby streams. Prosecutors also said Thursday that Meadowvale Dairy, of Rock Valley, has agreed to pay a $160,000 civil penalty.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:37:14 GMT
As industries and young people leave rural Maine, there's a need to look outside the state's borders for ideas about how to revitalize these areas. A Dec. 13, 2016, article that's part of a Maine Focus project on the future of Maine's rural places looked at how small Canadian towns are bringing in refugees.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:08:31 GMT
Iowa's First District Congressman Rod Blum from Dubuque will be attending the inauguration today. He shared the following thoughts about the event: "I am honored to attend, alongside many Iowans from the 1st District, the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:04:04 GMT
They got some help in that second battle from fellow lawmaker John Forbes. The Urbandale Democrat and pharmacist packed his brief case with flu vaccine today.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:48:46 GMT
A defense attorney says a Des Moines woman accused of voting twice in the 2016 general election might not be competent to stand trial. A trial date of Feb. 6 has been set for 56-year-old Terri Rote, who's pleaded not guilty to charges of perjury and voter misconduct.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:22:42 GMT
An eastern Iowa man has been charged in the death of a woman who died after being injured by a homemade cannon. The Dubuque Telegraph Herald reports 29-year-old Max J. Fenton, of Greeley was charged Wednesday in Delaware County Court with involuntary manslaughter and released.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:54:14 GMT
Iowa has played an important role in the presidential election process for decades as a swing state in the heart of the Midwest, and this year it swung for Donald Trump. "He won the Electoral College because of the Midwest," said Beverly Harper, a 77-year-old who worked in therapeutic horseback riding from Bettendorf, Iowa, "You take Wisconsin, Iowa all those states and Pennsylvania also.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:17:35 GMT
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad delivers his annual condition of the state address before a joint session of the Iowa Legislature Jan. 10 at the Statehouse in Des Moines. DES MOINES - Two education initiatives created to improve Iowa schools could be at risk of delay or even scuttled due to budget shortfalls.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:04:37 GMT
Sherill Whisenand, who started the Iowa Straw Poll in 1979, has spent a lifetime in politics. Whisenand is a former Iowa GOP State Central Committee member and former Co-Chairman of the Republican Party of Polk County, and she can't wait to see the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:54:12 GMT
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa listens at left, as the committee's ranking member, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif. questions Attorney General-designate, Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:22:41 GMT
A two-year program is set to begin in the summer that officials say will lead to a healthy change in small communities. Hy-Vee stores in Iowa have been chosen to take part in the U.S. Department of Agriculture's program that will allow food stamp recipients to use the stamps online in order to have better access to healthy food.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:52:17 GMT
Dreaming of that next vehicle purchase? Online car shopping can be a great way to pass some time, but if you're seriously looking to purchase a vehicle from an online seller, the Iowa Department of Transportation has a few tips and tricks to make the purchase a success. a Take your time.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:19:09 GMT
KIMT News 3 - Iowa lawmakers are focused on balancing the budget among many other pieces of legislation including a religious freedom restoration act authored by a local legislator. It's a controversial bill but republican senator Dennis Guth is convinced that Iowans should be able to openly carry out their religion.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:52:05 GMT
Is there a future for the former Iowa Juvenile Home? It has been just over three years since Governor Branstad and the State of Iowa shuttered the former Iowa Juvenile Home / State Training School for Girls in Toledo? The doors closed and services stopped on Jan. 16, 2014. In February of 2016, the Iowa Development Authority announced a $249,000 contract with Matrix Design Group to develop plans for reuse of the Toledo, Clarinda and Mt.