Iowa man with Nebraska porn record gets 50 years in prison
Iowa man with Nebraska porn record gets 50 years in prison

An eastern Iowa man has been given 50 years in prison for producing child pornography involving a prepubescent child and for trading child pornography.

4 hrs 14 mins ago
No one injured in northwest Iowa school fire
No one injured in northwest Iowa school fire

Authorities say a fire broke out at a school building in northwest Iowa about an hour after classes were done for the day.

5 hrs 26 mins ago
News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDT
News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDT

Iowa budget officials say the state budget will end its fiscal year for 2018 with a general fund surplus of about $127 million. That's nearly $96 million more than state officials had estimated in March. The...

Iowa 2018 budget surplus a higher than expected $127 million
Iowa 2018 budget surplus a higher than expected $127 million

Iowa budget officials say the state budget will end its fiscal year for 2018 with a general fund surplus of about $127 million. That's nearly $96 million more than state officials had estimated in March.

18 hrs 6 mins ago
Des Moines contractor announces plans for new buildings
Des Moines contractor announces plans for new buildings

A Des Moines mechanical, electrical and sheet-metal contractor has announced plans to build a $21 million corporate office and production facility in Des Moines, adding 115 new jobs in three years.

18 hrs 14 mins ago
News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDT
News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 5:40 p.m. CDT

Iowa budget officials say the state budget will end its fiscal year for 2018 with a general fund surplus of about $127 million. That's nearly $96 million more than state officials had estimated in March. The...

Iowa 2018 budget surplus a higher than expected $127 million
Iowa 2018 budget surplus a higher than expected $127 million

Iowa budget officials say the state budget will end its fiscal year for 2018 with a general fund surplus of about $127 million. That's nearly $96 million more than state officials had estimated in March.

18 hrs 6 mins ago
Des Moines contractor announces plans for new buildings
Des Moines contractor announces plans for new buildings

A Des Moines mechanical, electrical and sheet-metal contractor has announced plans to build a $21 million corporate office and production facility in Des Moines, adding 115 new jobs in three years.

18 hrs 14 mins ago
Quirk resolved: Border Missourians get Missouri addresses
Quirk resolved: Border Missourians get Missouri addresses

A quirk in the mail delivery system that forced some rural Missouri residents living along the Iowa and Arkansas borders to have mailing addresses in their neighboring states has been fixed.

23 hrs 19 mins ago
Trial reset for southeast Iowa man charged with wife's death
Trial reset for southeast Iowa man charged with wife's death

A trial has been rescheduled for a rural Burlington man who deputies found in a harvested cornfield, not far from body of his wife and their burning vehicle.

September 25th, 9:54 am
Dozens to close jobs when eastern Iowa plant closes
Dozens to close jobs when eastern Iowa plant closes

Officials say about 70 workers will lose their jobs when a medical supply company closes its eastern Iowa plant.

September 25th, 9:06 am
Trial delayed for couple charged in 4-year-old's death
Trial delayed for couple charged in 4-year-old's death

A trial has been delayed for two people charged in the death of a 4-year-old girl in Waterloo.

September 25th, 7:54 am
Residents return after fleeing ammonia fertilizer leak
Residents return after fleeing ammonia fertilizer leak

Residents have returned to their homes following the release of anhydrous ammonia fertilizer in their northwest Iowa town.

September 25th, 6:58 am
Authorities say man died in jail while awaiting murder trial
Authorities say man died in jail while awaiting murder trial

Authorities say a man died in Polk County Jail while awaiting trial on a murder charge.

September 25th, 5:46 am
80-year-old man dies in northern Iowa grain bin accident
80-year-old man dies in northern Iowa grain bin accident

Authorities say an 80-year-old man has died in a grain bin accident in northern Iowa.

September 24th, 5:41 pm
Victims of Missouri small plane crash identified
Victims of Missouri small plane crash identified

Authorities have identified the men killed in an eastern Missouri plane crash as an American Airlines pilot and his son.

September 24th, 4:05 pm
Ben & Jerry's creating "take back Congress" flavors
Ben & Jerry's creating "take back Congress" flavors

The founders of Ben & Jerry's ice cream in Bernie Sanders' home state are putting their ice cream expertise to work to support seven congressional candidates they call progressive.

September 24th, 10:45 am
Murder trial moved, rescheduled after mistrial declared
Murder trial moved, rescheduled after mistrial declared

A man is scheduled to start trial again Monday, a week after a mistrial was declared at his first trial on charges of murder and other crimes.

September 24th, 8:53 am
Cedar Rapids evaluating need for more flood measures
Cedar Rapids evaluating need for more flood measures

Cedar Rapids officials will be considering additional flood protection measures as the Cedar River rises.

September 24th, 7:41 am
Woman agrees to testify against man in Des Moines slaying
Woman agrees to testify against man in Des Moines slaying

A woman has pleaded guilty to lesser charges in the slaying of a Des Moines man.

September 24th, 7:01 am

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Odor from troubled rendering plant overwhelms neighbors
Odor from troubled rendering plant overwhelms neighbors

Residents of a northwest Iowa town say they're being overwhelmed by the stench from a nearby rendering plant.

September 24th, 5:49 am
Eyeing White House, Cory Booker introduces himself to Iowa
September 24th, 5:37 am
Train derails in NW Iowa, dumping sand, railcars into river
Train derails in NW Iowa, dumping sand, railcars into river

No injuries were reported when a train derailed in northwest Iowa but 20 of the cars carrying soybean oil and sand fell into the flooded Floyd River.

September 23rd, 5:56 pm
New flood maps show reduced risks in Dubuque area
New flood maps show reduced risks in Dubuque area

New federal maps show that fewer buildings in Dubuque are at risk of flooding.

September 23rd, 12:03 pm
In governor's races, Trump emerges as a defining issue
In governor's races, Trump emerges as a defining issue

Governor's races are on the ballot in 36 states this year, and the common thread running through many of them has nothing to do with state policy: It's President Donald Trump.

September 23rd, 9:19 am
Iowa State honors slain golfer before Akron game
Iowa State honors slain golfer before Akron game

Iowa State honored slain former golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena with an elaborate ceremony ahead of the Cyclones' game against Akron on Saturday.

September 22nd, 11:22 am
Water released from dams on Missouri River reduced
Water released from dams on Missouri River reduced

The amount of water being released into the lower Missouri River will be temporarily reduced because of recent heavy rains in southeastern South Dakota and northwestern Iowa.

September 22nd, 9:42 am
Prairie seed harvest set this weekend in central Iowa
Prairie seed harvest set this weekend in central Iowa

The Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation and other land trusts in Iowa will be harvesting prairie seeds this weekend in central Iowa.

September 22nd, 9:42 am
Des Moines city cemetery cleanup will see grave decor tossed
Des Moines city cemetery cleanup will see grave decor tossed

Flowers and decorations left on graves in several Des Moines city cemeteries must be picked up by the end of the month, or be thrown out by city workers.

September 22nd, 9:42 am
2 Iowa farmers sentenced to prison over bank loans
2 Iowa farmers sentenced to prison over bank loans

Federal prosecutors in eastern Iowa have announced prison sentences for two farmers convicted in separate cases.

September 21st, 5:13 pm
Records: Suspect in golfer's death struggled after prison
September 21st, 12:17 pm
3 Marines killed in Vietnam War to be buried at Arlington
3 Marines killed in Vietnam War to be buried at Arlington

The Pentagon says the remains of three U.S. Marines killed when their helicopter was shot down during the Vietnam War will be buried next week at Arlington National Cemetery.

September 21st, 11:36 am
Department proposes fines over attacks on school workers
Department proposes fines over attacks on school workers

The Iowa worker safety agency has proposed fining the Iowa Human Services Department, saying the department's school for delinquent juveniles isn't protecting its employees.

September 21st, 11:32 am
Investors buy steel company assets from bankruptcy court
Investors buy steel company assets from bankruptcy court

A local investment group has bought an eastern Iowa steel castings company that filed for bankruptcy protection in March.

September 21st, 11:08 am
Iowa unemployment rate down to 2.5 percent, 2nd lowest in US
Iowa unemployment rate down to 2.5 percent, 2nd lowest in US

Iowa's unemployment rate dropped slightly to 2.5 percent in August, giving the state the second-lowest rate in the country.

September 21st, 9:44 am

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