Don’t Be Distracted

With the thawing and refreezing catching some drivers off guard around the area last night, the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department posted a video on Facebook, showing a near-miss of a deputies ...Read more

“Tax-ing” The System

Iowa’s top tax man says the computer systems that handle tax collections in 38 OTHER states have been modernized in the past decade. Iowa Department of Revenue director Kraig Paulsen is ...Read more

New Department Home

The new Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences building on the University of Iowa campus was dedicated yesterday. U-I Professor and department chair Mark Blumberg says the six-floor, ...Read more

Abortion Amendment

Republicans on an Iowa Senate committee have advanced a proposed constitutional amendment designed to override an Iowa Supreme Court ruling that nullified abortion restrictions. Senator Jake ...Read more

Income Tax Amendment

A proposal advancing in the Iowa Senate would amend the Iowa constitution to make it more difficult to raise INCOME taxes. The amendment would require any income tax increase to be approved by a ...Read more

We’re #1

The folks at have determined that you and I live in the best state in union in which…to drive. Using 31 key metrics, WalletHub says Iowa tops the list, since, among other items, the ...Read more


The trial of accused murderer Cristhian Rivera is now on hold. Earlier in the week, the attorneys for the man accused of killing Mollie Tibbetts requested a delay in order to allow the Iowa Supreme ...Read more

Understanding The Census

You know it’s coming, you might even be dreading it, but you shouldn’t. It’s a new decade and that means the government will be taking the Census to see who lives where. To make you more ...Read more

More White Stuff

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Wet snow expected. Total snow accumulations of up to two inches. * WHERE...Central Iowa. * ...Read more