BOSTON (AP) — Police say two men from Iowa who made online threats against Pokemon competitors — referring to the Boston Marathon bombings and the Columbine High School massacre — were stopped as they tried…
The Rockford Register Star reports (http://bit.ly/1JvcWpf ) that the deal between NIU and Rock Valley College was announced Monday.
FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — A blind man is thanking inmates at the Fort Dodge Correctional Facility for their work in training puppies that become guide dogs.
A new state law will require Illinois colleges to take steps to prevent and respond to sexual assault.
CHICAGO (AP) — A jury has ordered a defunct grocery store chain to pay Michael Jordan $8.9 million for using his name. Jurors returned the verdict Friday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Governor Bruce Rauner signed legislation Friday that supporters say will help prevent abuse and neglect of nursing home residents. It takes effect January 1st.
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The health insurance companies picked to manage Iowa’s $4.2 billion Medicaid program are promising to create hundreds of jobs in the state in the coming months.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — House Republicans have chosen Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer to serve as their next Speaker.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — No birds are on exhibit at the Iowa State Fair this year, as a precaution against the bird flu that ravaged the state’s poultry industry this year.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Some Iowa landowners are taking a different legal approach against a proposed oil pipeline, arguing in a lawsuit that a state board has no authority to grant access to private…