Governor Terry Branstad says he has broad authority to close state institutions without legislative approval — and he does not intend to delay the shut down of the Mental Health Institutes in Clarinda and Mount…
A Fort Madison man is in jail after a 14 year old boy was shot during a domestic disturbance on Sunday.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Police are investigating the shooting death of a man near downtown Davenport.
A Fort Madison Woman is dead following a fatal late Saturday accident in Rural Des Moines County.
Two Country music up and comers will be headlining the 68th Annual Tri-State Rodeo in Fort Madison this year.
A fire destroyed a car and damaged two houses on Friday afternoon.
Illinois State Police have identified the victim of a one-car fatal accident that occurred in the early hours of March 22nd.
Mary LaHay is a woman on a mission. That mission: shut down or, at minimum, improve conditions at so called “Puppy Mills”, or pet-breeding farms where dogs are bred–often times with little regard for the…
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A House committee has approved a bill that would keep two state mental health facilities open longer.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The head of a legislative oversight committee says there is an additional problem at Iowa’s new but empty prison in Fort Madison.