It would be illegal to use a hand-held cellphone while driving if a bill proposed by the Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau becomes law.
Senator Joni Ernst is now chair of a subcommittee that oversees U-S-D-A programs that promote renewable energy and broadband expansion.
The first committee votes on a bill that would raise the state fuel tax by as much as a dime a gallon may come this week at the statehouse.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Parts of Iowa, Missouri and other Midwest states are teetering close to drought status.
With snow expected in many places this weekend, testing is underway on a project in central Iowa that could reduce the number of traffic crashes during snow storms.
The leader of a group created nearly four decades ago to lobby for a smaller state government and reduced taxes says Iowa legislators will pay a price in 2016 if they support a gas tax…
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — Health officials say more than 400 Iowans committed suicide in 2013, a 17 percent increase from the previous year.
A bill in the Iowa Legislature would allow more strip searches of inmates in city and county jails, in accordance with a U-S Supreme Court ruling.
The case of a Clive, Iowa man who drowned while in the custody of Missouri troopers is getting another look from a special prosecutor.
Governor Terry Branstad says his administration won’t be violating state law if they continue to run “significant” prison operations and a military-style academy on the Mental Health Institute campuses in Mount Pleasant and Clarinda.