The filing period for Burlington Municipal Elections closes at 5 pm on Thursday, but as of Wednesday afternoon, only one person has signed up to run for City Council.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A 38-year-old Kansas man has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for mail fraud connected to an insurance commissions scam in Iowa.
MONETA, Va. (AP) — The general manager of a TV station in Virginia says two crew members were fatally shot on air in central Virginia.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — To protect a flock of rare chickens from the possibility of getting the bird flu, Iowa State University has canceled classes for about 500 students at its poultry teaching and…
An Abingdon, Illinois man is in serious condition at Great River Medical Center after losing control of his Motorcycle on Mount Pleasant Street last night.
A second victim of a motorcycle-pickup truck accident in Keokuk earlier this month has died.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Comptroller Leslie Munger’s office says required payments by the state are putting it on pace to rack up a $5 billion deficit.
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa authorities say a 40-year-old inmate has failed to return to a work release facility in Ames after an authorized five-hour furlough.
Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie of Chicago introduced the measure Tuesday. It authorizes releasing $146 million in motor fuel taxes to counties, cities and road districts for costs through Sept. 30.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Planned Parenthood is asking a federal judge to stop Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration from ending Medicaid payments to the organization’s Louisiana clinics.