The Iowa House has waded into the touchy topic of what some people do with racy digital images of their partner after a nasty break-up. The House tonight passed a bill that makes it a crime to post a sexually-graphic picture or video online or send it to someone else via text or email without the […]
The minimum wage hike that was to go into effect this Saturday in Iowa’s largest county will likely be cancelled. That’s because Governor Branstad is likely to sign a bill into law that nullifies local minimum wage hikes in Polk County as well as Johnson, Linn and Wapello Counties. Senator Janet Petersen, a Democrat from […]
The level of the Missouri River is rising, but it’s according to plan. Dave Becker, operations manager at Gavins Point Dam near Yankton, South Dakota, says more water is being released to prepare for the start of boating season downriver in a few days. “We started increasing our flows on March 19th to build up […]
Police officers from five towns and deputies from two county sheriff’s offices were involved in a three-hour standoff early this morning in the northwest Iowa town of Ireton. The incident began as a car burglary, but soon escalated after the victims were looking around their vehicles and were confronted by a man who allegedly made […]
After turning the basketball program around at Furman Niko Medved will try to do the same at Drake. Medved was introduced as the Bulldog’s new head coach this afternoon. “I am extremely excited to welcome Niko Medved and his family to Drake University,” said Drake Director of Athletics Sandy Hatfield Clubb. “Niko has built a […]