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Culver City, Calif. (AP) — President Joe Biden said Wednesday that while a college degree was still a ticket to a better life, that

A US company is accused of illegally hiring children to clean meat processing plants

Des Moines, IA (AP) — U.S. authorities have accused another sanitation company of illegally hiring at least two dozen children to

Sex ed classes in some states may soon watch a fetal development video from an anti-abortion group

Des Moines, IA (AP) — Baby Olivia isn’t a real baby. It’s an animated fetus that develops over the course of a

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Des Moines, IA- The Teamsters Union staged an hour-long protest outside the Iowa Capitol Wednesday over a bill about certification votes for unions representing state and local government

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Des Moines, IA-  The average price of gasoline in Iowa rose by 7 cents over the past week.

According to AAA, the average price of gasoline rose by 7 cents to $3.01 per gallon as of

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American Queen Voyages has made the decision to cease operations.

According to their website, American Queen Voyages says that the company has been unable to rebound from the effects of the

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Henry County, IA-  Applications are currently being accepted for a scholarship/loan program through the Friends of Henry County Health Center.

According to a news release, the purpose of

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Obituaries for Wednesday February 21st

Arlene M. Bonnesen, age 96, passed away peacefully, February 11, 2024, at Wapello Specialty Care Nursing Home in Wapello, Iowa. Arlene was born May 3, 1927, to Arthur “A.J” and Veronica Christensen. After graduating from […]

Obituaries for Tuesday February 13th

Robert E. McBride, 87, of Burlington, Iowa, died Monday, February 12, 2024, at OakView Nursing and Rehab in Burlington. Born on August 2, 1936, in Keokuk, Iowa, he was the son of Guy and Elba […]

Obituaries for Thursday February 8th

Dan J. Pfeifer, 79, of Burlington, died Friday, February 2, 2024, at Oakview Care and Rehabilitation Center in Burlington. Born January 12, 1945, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, he was the son of Doyle Pfeifer and […]

Obituaries for Wednesday January 31st

Steven Gregory Voyles, 61, of Burlington, died Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at his home. He was born March 4, 1962 in Marshfield, Wisconsin to John “Jack” L. and Glenna J. Hess Voyles. He was a […]

Obituaries for Friday January 26th

Kathryn L. (Phillips) Glasgow, 91, went home on Sunday, January 21, 2024. She was born in Bellflower, Missouri on November 11, 1932 to Arthur Wray and Mae Juanita (Stansbery) Phillips. In December of 1949, she […]