The Iowa State University (ISU) Agricultural Engineering, Agronomy Research and Demonstration Farm near Boone has hired two new managers. On Aug. 8, ISU announced Mike Fiscus has been appointed superintendent of the farm. Fiscus earned a bachelor’s
This coming Tuesday, Aug. 16, several dozen supporters of the Bakken Pipeline Resistance Coalition, including members of Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement, will be holding a press conference and rally. They will meet at 10:30 a.m. at
Iowa Attorney General, Tom Miller, announced yesterday (Thursday) that a Connecticut-based marketing company will be paying $300,000 to the state of Iowa as just one part of a consent judgment filed Thursday in Polk County District Court.
Two Jefferson women have been formally charged after an investigation into an incident of reported underage drinking at Wild Rose Casino in Jefferson on Aug. 6. Allison Stoline and Chelsea Flack, both 20, were charged with misuse
Touted as the second largest Democratic political event in the state of Iowa, the annual Iowa Democratic Wing Ding will take place this Friday, Aug. 12 at 5 p.m. in the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake. The
So far this year, there have been 32 million minutes of physical activity recorded and 58,714 children have been engaged in healthy habits and physical activities through the Live Healthy Iowa and Live Healthy Iowa Kids challenges.
There will be no shortage of musical acts, performers, displays, vendors and livestock to be seen when this year’s Iowa State Fair gets underway Thursday, Aug. 11. The fair is also, traditionally, a time for elected officials
One of Hillary Clinton’s first orders of business for her afternoon in Des Moines will be tour of a popular downtown business, RAYGUN at 12:30 p.m. this afternoon. She will then hold a rally at Lincoln High
Students at the Glidden-Ralston School District will be welcomed back to class with a new looking second floor. During the summer break, changes were made to modernize parts of the school says Glidden-Ralston Superintendent, Kreg Lensch. Along
A Boone County couple found to be in possession of bombs and bomb-making materials last June will be arraigned today (Monday). A traffic stop in which six pipe bombs were found in the vehicle led to the