An enormous fire burned 60 acres of corn fields and brush just east of Mediapolis on Tuesday.
Burlington’s Police Chief says that despite contrary public sentiment, the crime rate in Burlington is actually going down, continuing a trend that has lasted for several years.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa schools will be able to start the upcoming academic year no earlier than Aug. 23, under a compromise bill that is now headed to Gov. Terry Branstad for approval.
A bill that would stall efforts to close the Mental Health Institutes in Mount Pleasant and Clarinda is still alive and well in the Iowa legislature.