CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ U.S. senators want the federal government to consider national park status for the site of the first town founded and built by a freed slave before the Civil War.
With the Memorial Day holiday nearing, many Iowans are getting their boats ready for launch and National Safe Boating Week starts this weekend.
In the wake of DuPont-Pioneer’s announcement that it’s closing its Mt. Pleasant seed production plant, a western Iowa-based company says it’s opening a large-scale facility in the Monmouth area.
Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett says the next stop in trying to win a casino for his city could be in Des Moines.
Governor Branstad intends to sign a bill into law that will double a tax credit for volunteer fire fighters and others who volunteer to be “first responders” in Iowa.
Members of a White House task force to address climate change met in Des Moines Wednesday following previous gatherings in Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles.
AP-Police are investigating an Iowa couple’s report that they found marijuana among the layers on their double cheeseburgers.
The body of a missing boater found early this morning on Argyle Lake near Colchester, Illinois has been identified as 22-year old Derrick Hull of Coatsburg, Illinois.
It will be at least one month before the Department of Transportation makes any decision on the first traffic camera reports.
A 37-year old New London-area man will face charges of False Imprisonment and Domestic Abuse-Assault, for allegedly forcing his wife to the floor at rifle-point and handcuffing her on Mothers Day at their home on…