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DNR Warning: Warm Weather Leads to Thin Ice

DES MOINES, Iowa-The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is a warning of the possibility of thin ice on Iowa lakes, especially in the southern part of the state.   194 more words


Iowa Pork Producers Association Holds Annual Meeting

DES MOINES, Iowa – More than 200 pork producers gathered Tuesday to take part in the 2015 Iowa Pork Producers Association annual meetings.

Producers looked at way to improve the expansion and production of the product. 169 more words


Ringleader of CIETC Fraud Released from Prison

DES MOINES, Iowa — One of the key players in the CIETC scandal is out of prison.

According to the Federal Bureau of Prisons’ website, Ramona Cunningham was released on January 16th. 57 more words


Iowa Victims of Wage Theft Speak Out at Capitol

DES MOINES, Iowa – Some state lawmakers say wage-theft is becoming a serious problem in Iowa, and they brought several Iowans who claim to be victims of the issue with them to the statehouse Tuesday. 229 more words


State wants rifle back in evidence against Ellenbecker

FOREST CITY, Iowa – The prosecution is asking for crucial evidence to be readmitted in the trial of Thaddeus Ellenbecker.

Ellenbecker, a former Forest City Police Officer, was convicted in 2012 of stealing a rifle from a fellow officer’s vehicle and setting fire to the Forest City Police Station.  163 more words


Photo 365 #173

The snow we got over the weekend is now almost entirely gone, but that didn’t keep me from waking up to another white morning.  Once again, the ground was covered in frost when I left for work, and once again, I found some pretty leaves to take pictures of: 53 more words


Lawmakers Condemn 'ALEC' Lobbying Group at Statehouse

DES MOINES, Iowa – Two state lawmakers joined representatives from the advocacy group, Progress Iowa, Tuesday to speak out against a conservative organization they say operates as “stealth lobbyists.” 312 more words