KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City civic leaders have announced a campaign to boost the legal age for buying tobacco products to 21.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A jury has found an aide to Ron Paul’s 2012 presidential campaign guilty of one of five charges he faced related to secret payments to an Iowa lawmaker. A second…
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will be in Iowa more as the leadoff presidential caucuses draw closer. It’s a shift after months of focusing heavily on New Hampshire. Christie has…
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Officials have cancelled afternoon classes at a Des Moines high schools after many staffers suffered from food poisoning, apparently by a catered meal.
(DES MOINES) – Gov. Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced that all 336 Iowa school districts have applied to join the state’s Teacher Leadership and Compensation System, the most comprehensive teacher…
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tests on more than 750 ducks shot by Minnesota hunters this fall have turned up no signs of the kind of bird flu that devastated the Midwest poultry industry earlier this year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The state of Illinois says it will allow the movement of firewood from non-coniferous trees within the state as part of the effort to stop the emerald ash borer.
CHEROKEE, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged the Iowa Utilities Board’s authority to give the power of eminent domain to an out-of-state developer of an oil pipeline through Iowa.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A taxidermist has been given 27 months in prison for purchasing and transporting black rhinoceros horns from Oregon to Iowa.
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Jury selection has begun for the trial of a 28-year-old man accused of fatally shooting an acquaintance in Waterloo.