A veteran Iowa criminal investigator said he was fired Wednesday in retaliation for complaining about the governor’s vehicle speeding through highway traffic, an assertion state officials rejected.
A butter sculpture of President Abraham Lincoln will share the dairy-centric spotlight this year with the world-famous butter cow at the Iowa State Fair.
A trooper pursued an SUV that was speeding on a highway at 90 mph with Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad inside, but declined to pull the driver over after realizing who was inside, audio recordings released Tuesday indicate.
The USDA is expected to issue permits for horse-slaughtering facilities in Gallatin, Mo., and in Iowa this week.
An Iowa man’s online classified ad offering an oak coffin for sale neglected to mention the full skeleton inside, so police interrupted the deal and seized the bones.
The National Weather Service said the river had crested in the St. Louis area and the Illinois towns of Grafton and Alton further north.
The new jackpot has a $350.1 million cash option. The next drawing is scheduled for Saturday.
Iowa is about to tie a state record for the longest stretch without a reported tornado.
As we look forward to warming up and drying out, Mother Nature may not be on the same page.
Some towns in the stretch of river from Quincy, Ill., to Grafton, Ill., reached 10-12 feet above flood stage.