Economic News

Figures from a survey of supply managers in nine Midwest and Plains states have risen for the second month in a row, suggesting more improvement in the regional economy. A report issued Tuesday ...Read more

A Vote in Carlisle

Voters in south-central Iowa will decide next week whether to approve a local city sales tax increase of 1 percent. The vote on Carlisle’s proposed sales tax increase will be held Tuesday. ...Read more

News From Iowa City

Police officers in Iowa are finding ways to use social media tools to share information and connect better with the people they are trying to protect. Police in Iowa City, Coralville and at the ...Read more

Health News

Iowa state health officials say two more Iowa travelers have become ill with the Zika virus. The Iowa Department of Public Health said Friday that the women, who have not been identified, recently ...Read more

Court News

A pioneer in the U.S. halal foods business has been sentenced to two years in prison for committing fraud in exporting beef products to Malaysia and Indonesia. A federal judge in Cedar Rapids ...Read more