Fair
75°FFairFull Forecast
Pro Football Weekly Updated Draft Guide

State

  • Man arrested on charges he killed Iowa puppy during dispute

    DES MOINES (AP) — A man who had been sought since last month for allegedly killing a puppy by snapping its neck during a dispute about Wi-Fi in Des Mo ...
    Aug. 21, 2017 - 11:15 am
  • Officials: No Powerball winner, jackpot swells to $650M

    DES MOINES (AP) — Powerball officials say there was no grand prize winner in the latest drawing, meaning one of the nation’s largest lottery jackpots ...
    Aug. 21, 2017 - 11:15 am
  • American Idol open auditions planned in Omaha, Neb.

    Open call auditions for American Idol, will be held Tuesday, Aug. 29, at Lewis and Clark Landing, 345 Riverfront Drive, in Omaha, Nebraska.
    Aug. 21, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • Parent company of former Iowa casino owner added to lawsuit

    SIOUX CITY (AP) — The parent company of a former Iowa riverboat casino has been added to a lawsuit seeking nearly $2 million in unpaid revenue-sharing ...
    Aug. 18, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • Lag in Trump's condemnation frustrates Iowa GOP Sen. Ernst

    FORT DODGE (AP) — Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst expressed frustration Monday that it took President Donald Trump two days to specifically condemn white suprema ...
    Aug. 15, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Longtime fugitive gets 30 months for mail fraud

    DAVENPORT (AP) — A disbarred Iowa attorney who’d eluded the FBI for years has been sentenced to prison.
    Aug. 15, 2017 - 11:04 am
  • Powerball jackpot expected to be $430 million on Wednesday

    DES MOINES (AP) — The Powerball jackpot will continue to grow above $400 million this week because no one matched all the numbers in Saturday’s drawin ...
    Aug. 14, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Designer defends options for new Iowa vehicle license plates

    AMES (AP) — The graphic designer of the new Iowa license plate options has expressed her disappointment and frustration with some critics of the desig ...
    Aug. 14, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Swing-district House GOP feel the heat on health care

    RED OAK (AP) — Republican Rep. David Young angered conservatives in Iowa when he initially opposed a House Republican health care bill then weeks late ...
    Aug. 11, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • Residents can vote on Iowa license plate designs

    DES MOINES (AP) — After nearly 20 years, Iowa’s standard license plate will get a new design, and residents can vote on which of three options they li ...
    Aug. 11, 2017 - 10:52 am
  • $1M bill deposit attempt leads to Iowa man's drug arrest

    SIOUX CITY (AP) — Authorities say a man who tried to deposit what he presented as a $1 million bill has been charged with drug possession in Iowa.
    Aug. 9, 2017 - 10:35 am
  • Judge won't move trials in Iowa teen's starvation death

    WEST DES MOINES (AP) — A judge has decided the trials won’t be moved out of Polk County for the adoptive parents of a West Des Moines teenager who off ...
    Aug. 9, 2017 - 10:35 am
  • Arson trials scheduled in Madison County bridge fire

    WINTERSET (AP) — Trials have been scheduled for three people charged with arson, accused of burning a covered Iowa bridge featured in the novel “The B ...
    Aug. 8, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • Report: Iowa school uses full-body wraps, denies mental care

    DES MOINES (AP) — An Iowa school for juvenile offenders subjects the boys to restraints and seclusion rooms and denies them essential mental health ca ...
    Aug. 8, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • Agriculture secretary visits Iowa, touts need for farmers

    DES MOINES (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue is visiting Iowa on a tour to tout the importance of bringing more young people into farm ...
    Aug. 7, 2017 - 10:39 am
  • Reader Poll

    What is your favorite part about the Iowa State Fair?
    Trying new foods
    Concerts
    People watching
    Checking out exhibits
    Other