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  • Ebola and food security topic at World Food Prize

    DES MOINES — The West African Ebola epidemic and its impact on food security will be a topic of discussion as international dignitaries gather for the ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Police say handgun found inside Iowa student's bag

    IOWA CITY — Authorities are investigating the discovery of an unloaded handgun and a box of ammunition inside the backpack of a high school student in ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Prosecutors shield plea deal with Iowa babysitter

    ORANGE CITY (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday temporarily kept secret the details of a plea agreement reached with an Iowa daycare provider charged with ki ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Iowa Supreme Court to hear traffic camera case

    STORM LAKE — The Iowa Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments Wednesday that Sioux City’s ordinance on traffic cameras is unconstitutional. Micha ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Police say Iowa woman stole about $30,000

    CLEAR LAKE — An Iowa woman has been accused of stealing about $30,000 from a pharmacy company where she worked. Clear Lake police say 29-year-old Abig ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Iowa investigators probe Johnson County shooting

    SOLON — The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says it will investigate an officer-involved shooting in Johnson County.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • LeClaire distillery expands with new warehouse

    LECLAIRE — A LeClaire distillery is expanding with work to build more warehouse space and create a patio spot for visitors.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Sen. Warren to campaign for Braley in Iowa

    DES MOINES — Sen. Elizabeth Warren will campaign in Iowa for Democrat Bruce Braley, who is locked in one of the nation’s closest Senate races, accordi ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Ebola patient cared for by 70 hospital staffers

    DALLAS (AP) — They drew his blood, put tubes down his throat and wiped up his diarrhea. They analyzed his urine and wiped saliva from his lips, even a ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • It's good to be the king

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe High School senior Joe Cunningham stood patiently waiting in the southeast corner of the school’s gymnasium as 2014 homec ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • 2015 Miss Iowa USA, Miss Iowa Teen USA crowned

    Taylor Even said her mom made her compete — a decision that clearly paid off as she was crowned the 2015 Miss Iowa USA Pageant winner Sunday in front ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • Police increase patrol at Maytag Park

    Following numerous complaints and an increase of activity at Maytag Park, the Newton Police Department has increased its patrol through the area.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Phillippson returns to reopened Mustang Lanes

    A familiar face is back at Mustang Lanes in Monroe. After a six and a half year retirement, Joe Phillippson took over as owner again at the bowling al ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Supervisors to vote on pet costume contest

    At Tuesday’s meeting, the Jasper County Board of Supervisors will hear two requests from community members for events at the courthouse and vote on ap ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Newton Hy-Vee employees honored at annual meeting

    Each year in October, Hy-Vee, Inc. leaders recognize and celebrate employees for their longevity of service in five-year increments, from five years t ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 11:58 am
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