A restaurant in Adair is home to “Iowa’s Best Burger” for 2016. The Chuckwagon has won the annual contest operated by the Iowa Cattlemen’s Association and the Iowa Beef Industry Council. The restaurant’s owner, Kim Reha, is a lifelong resident of Adair. “It’s a huge honor, so this is very exciting,” Reha told Radio Iowa. […]
April was a month of weather extremes in the state, from snow and frigid temperatures in the teens to warm, sunny days in the mid-80s. State climatologist Harry Hillaker says despite the wide temperature swings, the month ended up close to average. “Temperatures averaged about one degree above normal with a few exceptions,” Hillaker says. […]
The filing deadline for your 2015 state income taxes is today. Iowa Department of Revenue spokesperson, Victoria Daniels,says you should be prepared to pay a penalty of an extra 10 percent on top of whatever you owe if you file late. “I will say that typically there is a very slight grace period. But I […]
A weekend traffic accident claimed the life of a western Iowa teenager. The Pottawattamie County Sheriff’s office reports 17-year old Dakota Gittins, of Underwood, died at a hospital from injuries he suffered in the crash that happened at around 2:40 a.m. Sunday, near Honey Creek. Three other teens, all from Council Bluffs, suffered minor injuries. […]
The Mercy Health Network based in Des Moines now owns three hospitals in northeast Iowa that were part of the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare network. Mercy senior vice president, Joe LeValley says the deal was finalized Sunday for the Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo; Sartori Memorial Hospital in Cedar Falls; and Mercy Hospital in Oelwein. “The […]