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Iowa Legend on Beer Can!

Carson King, the young man who held up a sign for beer money during ESPN’s coverage of the Iowa State-Iowa Gameday festivities has been labeled an “Iowa Legend” and will have his picture on Busch Light Beer

Iowa Unemployment Remains Low

Iowa’s unemployment rate remained at 2.5% for the second straight month according to the Iowa Workforce Development office.  5900 more Iowan’s found jobs last month.  The US unemployment rate also remained low at 3.7%

Prisoner Dies

A Grundy Center man has died after being arrested, jailed and then had a medical issue. Ricky Siglar was stopped by a sheriff’s deputy in the city yesterday afternoon and booked into the Grundy County Jail on

Embezzler Sentenced

An Altoona man will spend 18 months in prison for an embezzling scheme involving the Local 74 of International Heat & Frost Insulators and Allied Workers and the United Way of Central Iowa.  Theodore Eric Watson was

Busy Ballot

It’s a crowded field for the At-Large position of the Marshalltown City Council. Five individuals filed prior to yesterday’s deadline; James Walker, Mark Eaton, Dex Walker, Bruce McConnell, and Gary Thompson. The quintet will vie to replace

Flash Flood Watch

…Flash Flood Potential Through Tonight Over Portions of Central Iowa… .Widespread thunderstorms have developed early this morning across much of northern Iowa. These storms will gradually shift southeast this morning with training of storms are expected at

Murder Trial Moved

The murder trial of a Fort Dodge man accused of killing two brothers last year will now take place in Story County. Tanner King is charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of

Bands Taking A Stand

The Iowa and Iowa State athletics departments have issued a joint statement about “rude, vulgar and, in some cases, violent behavior” directed at the Hawkeye and Cyclone marching bands during their rivalry games. The statement indicated both

Big Vision

Take some prime real estate on campus, add some “what-ifs” to it and you have the vision unveiled yesterday at Iowa State to build a multi-use entertainment district between jack Trice and Hilton Coliseum. ISU Athletic Director

Deadline Tomorrow

You only have a couple more days to vote in Premier of Iowa’s Make My Non-Profit Run Better promotion. Your votes will decide which non-profits will share in a total of $60,000 in IT makeovers from Premier.