9 Good Friday and Easter traditions from around the world
Posted Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 01:29 PM courtesy of Top Stories

In France, they make a giant omelet! .. read more..

Metro leaders working on extreme flood action plan
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 06:38 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The city of Clive is putting together an action plan for future flood risks along Walnut Creek. .. read more..

Photos: March for Our Lives - Des Moines
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 06:21 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A small crowd gathered on the steps outside the state Capitol on Sunday for a March for Our Lives rally.                 .. read more..

Iowa man sought in shotgun slayings of 2 people in Nebraska
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 06:21 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Authorities are seeking an Iowa man suspected of shooting to death two people at their home in southeast Nebraska - the parents of his former live-in girlfriend. .. read more..

Video: Father risks his life to save 11-year-old daughter from speeding car
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 06:13 AM courtesy of Top Stories

"I'm not a hero, I'm just a dad. I mean, at no point in time, you know, have I ever thought that you know I'm a hero. I just did what I was supposed to do." .. read more..

Six takeaways from AG William Barr's letter summarizing Mueller's r...
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 06:00 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Mueller "did not establish that members of the Trump Campaign conspired or coordinated with the Russian government in its election interference."                 .. read more..

Police sergeant accused of killing his wife, an elementary school librarian
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 05:55 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The couple had been married more than three decades and had two grown children. .. read more..

NASA releases images of giant 'fireball' exploding over Earth last ...
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 05:49 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

NASA released satellite images of a giant 'fireball' exploding over the Bering Sea last December. It was the most powerful observed since 2013.                 .. read more..

1-year-old boy playing in front yard mauled to death by neighbor's Rottweilers
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 05:15 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Neighbors said the dogs have a history of digging out of their yard. .. read more..

Rental car employee admits to putting LSD in co-workers' water bottles
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 03:47 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The 19-year-old told police he wanted to combat "negative energy" in the workplace. .. read more..

Bingo and bongs: More seniors seek marijuana for age-related aches
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 03:38 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Many industry officials say the fastest-growing segment of their customer base are aging baby boomers. .. read more..

American Airlines canceling 90 flights a day because of 737 Max grounding
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 03:37 AM courtesy of Top Stories

American Airlines plans to cancel flights well into April. .. read more..

Carlisle track teams reach finish of indoor season
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 01:00 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Carlisle track teams reach finish of indoor season                 .. read more..

March Madness latest: Battle to Sweet 16 continues
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 12:43 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Will your favorite make it to the Sweet 16? .. read more..

Mile posts: Items on Capital Striders banquet with Sonya Heitshusen, Coe Coll...
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 12:34 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Sonya Heitshusen posed the question to those attending Friday’s Capital Striders banquet and meeting at the Hilton Garden Inn in Johnston: “What do you want your life to look like?”                 .. read more..

Leistikow: How this Hawkeye basketball season will be remembered
Posted Monday, March 25, 2019 at 12:28 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Chad Leistikow went around the Hawkeye locker room and asked the same question to several players after Iowa's 83-77 overtime loss to Tennessee.                 .. read more..

Mansion Monday: Stunning beauty found throughout this award-winning Ankeny home
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 11:03 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Located on Precedence Road in Ankeny, this award-winning home has unique design elements and custom features that must be seen.                 .. read more..

Justice Department: Special counsel's report doesn't clear president or find ...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 10:07 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Special counsel Robert Mueller did not exonerate President Donald Trump of obstruction of justice or find that he committed a crime. .. read more..

Gustafson, Iowa blow past Missouri 68-52
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 10:01 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Second-seeded Iowa blew past Missouri 68-52 on Sunday to advance to its second Sweet 16 in five years. .. read more..

Mansion Monday: Award-winning Ankeny home filled with custom details
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 09:54 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

This Ankeny property is a home show award-winner with more than 4,300 square feet of finished living space, gorgeous features and custom finishes.                 .. read more..

Iowa Republican leaders react to Mueller investigation summary, concluding no...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 09:08 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa Republicans react to special counsel Robert Mueller's report which did not find evidence the president colluded with Russia in the 2016 election.                 .. read more..

Comeback falls short: Iowa narrowly loses to Tennessee 83-77 in OT
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 09:05 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Comeback falls short: Iowa narrowly loses to Tennessee 83-77 in OT .. read more..

Hawkeyes land 2022 Cedar Rapids Washington product Hannah Stuelke
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 07:27 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa got a nice bonus after wrapping up its first Sweet Sixteen appearance since 2015.                 .. read more..

'We are your future, but your future is being traumatized': Des Moi...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 07:12 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

About 100 people gathered on the steps of Iowa's Capitol on Sunday, urging gun reform as part of Des Moines's second March for Our Lives event.                 .. read more..

Iowa senators react to summary of Robert Mueller’s report
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 07:04 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Following Attorney General William Barr’s release Sunday of a summary of the Mueller report on Russian interference in the 2016 election, Iowa’s Republican senators both made note that... .. read more..

'Guys wanted it': Tyler Cook leads Hawkeye rally that comes up just...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 06:48 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Trailing by 25 points, Iowa star Tyler Cook flips the switch at halftime and leads Hawkeyes all the way back against Tennessee; Vols prevail in OT                 .. read more..

What we know so far about Chris Bagley’s death
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 06:45 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

There are many unknowns surrounding the death of 31-year-old Christopher Bagley of Walker, who went missing for 76 days before authorities found his body buried March 1 in southeast Cedar... .. read more..

Nail-biter! Duke overcomes deficits in dramatic game
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 06:43 PM courtesy of Top Stories

No. 1 seed Duke had a nail-biter with No. 9 seed University of Central Florida. .. read more..

David Montgomery and Brian Peavy share Iowa State's 2018 MVP award
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 06:27 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

David Montgomery and Brian Peavy were Iowa State's co-MVPs for last football season.                 .. read more..

Relive all the best moments of the NCAA First and Second Rounds in Des Moines
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 06:00 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Relive all the best moments of the NCAA First and Second Rounds in Des Moines                 .. read more..

Mission focus: Emphatic finish propels Hawkeyes past Missouri, into Sweet Six...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 05:42 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa closed it down much better than its opening-round performances. Hawkeyes are now in the Sweet Sixteen.                 .. read more..

Complaint: Tiffin man lied about his kidnapping, sent family a photo of himse...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 05:22 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

A Tiffin man was arrested Saturday for what Johnson County deputies say were lies about his kidnapping and being in mortal danger. According to a Johnson County criminal complaint, Frank A. Tanke,... .. read more..

Leistikow's Final Thoughts: On Tyler Cook's best decision, Nicholas...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 05:19 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Chad Leistikow looks at Tyler Cook's junior year and what's next; how much Nicholas Baer will be missed; and Jordan Bohannon's 3-point record.                 .. read more..

NCAA women's basketball second round photos: Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Missouri
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 05:02 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

See photos from the No. 2 seed Iowa Hawkeyes vs. No. 7 seed Missouri in the second-round tournament game, Sunday, March 24, 2019, in Iowa City.                 .. read more..

Iowa sprints away from Missouri, marches to the Sweet 16
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:52 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

IOWA CITY — The buzzer rang, the teams shook hands and Megan Gustafson slapped the floor. Hannah Stewart had another idea, a more amorous way to treat the Carver-Hawkeye parquet. “It... .. read more..

Iowa sophomore Luka Garza stops his answer to single out a senior he loves
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:45 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa sophomore center Luka Garza talks about the second-half free throws, but also makes sure to throw some love Nicholas Baer's way. Listen in:                 .. read more..

'I think the state of Iowa would be proud': Two Iowa natives face o...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:40 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa natives Ashley Joens and Elle Ruffridge will share the court Monday night.                 .. read more..

Iowa freshman Joe Wieskamp hit two clutch free throws to force overtime
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa freshman forward Joe Wieskamp on his team's near-perfect second half and his two big free throws to force overtime.                 .. read more..

Nicholas Baer: 'I’ll never forget the relationships'
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:31 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa fifth-year senior Nicholas Baer reacts after playing the final game of his college basketball career.                 .. read more..

Iowa forward Tyler Cook says players challenged each other at halftime
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:25 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa forward Tyler Cook says he and his teammates challenged each other at halftime. They obviously got results. Listen in:                 .. read more..

Elle Ruffridge returns to Iowa
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:24 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Missouri State women's basketball player Elle Ruffridge is excited to be back in her homestate.                 .. read more..

Ashley Joens on her freshman season at Iowa State
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:22 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Ashley Joens has had a strong freshman season with Iowa State.                 .. read more..

Iowa Hawkeyes' rally was everything but enough against Tennessee
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:17 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

COLUMBUS, Ohio — It was the worst of times, it was the best of times. Then it was overtime, and then it was over. "A Tale of Two Halves" is the simplified version of 10th-seed Iowa’s... .. read more..

Iowa guard Connor McCaffery on his team's adjustments and Tyler Cook tak...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:15 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa guard Connor McCaffery details what changed in the second half vs. Tennessee, led by Tyler Cook's determination.                 .. read more..

Jordan Bohannon's emotional interview after overtime loss to Tennessee
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:12 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon left it all out there, and he will miss Nicholas Baer, too. The Hawkeyes fell, 83-77, to Tennessee in overtime.                 .. read more..

Fran McCaffery's thoughts on Tennessee loss, future of Hawkeye basketball
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:09 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Fran McCaffery reacts to an 83-77 overtime loss to Tennessee in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.                 .. read more..

None injured in Cedar Rapids house fire Sunday morning
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 03:02 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

No one was injured at a northwest Cedar Rapids house fire this morning, though the heavy fire was visible upon firefighters’ arrival and smoke was visible from blocks away. The homeowner at... .. read more..

Iowa State’s Willie Miklus ends his college career as a four-time All-A...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 02:32 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

“He’s had some peaks and valleys this year, but especially the last two weeks.”                 .. read more..

Photos: Iowa stages furious rally but falls 83-77 in overtime to Tennessee
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 02:27 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Photos from the Iowa men's basketball team's second-round NCAA Tournament matchup against Tennessee on Sunday, March 24, 2019, in Columbus, Ohio.                 .. read more..

FINAL: Iowa stages furious rally but falls 83-77 in overtime to Tennessee
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 02:23 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The 10th-seeded Hawkeyes fell behind by 25 points but managed to force overtime                 .. read more..

Mueller did not find that Trump campaign conspired with Russia, attorney gene...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 02:04 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

WASHINGTON - Special counsel Robert Mueller did not find that Donald Trump or his campaign schemed with Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, according to a summary released... .. read more..

Iowa’s furious comeback against Tennessee comes up short in NCAA Tourn...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 12:45 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

COLUMBUS, Ohio — It nearly became one of the greatest comebacks in NCAA men’s basketball tournament history. Iowa erased a 25-point Tennessee lead to force overtime, but ran out of gas... .. read more..

Judge: Bill is good first step on children's mental health
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 10:42 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

State Rep. Kenan Judge represents House District 44, which includes Waukee and portions of Clive and West Des Moines.                 .. read more..

Charting a healthier future for Linn County
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 08:47 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Chances are, when your thoughts turn to health, you think about it in a very personal way: taking prescribed medications, talking with your doctor, committing to exercise and a healthy diet, avoiding... .. read more..

2 shot at Woody’s Show Club parking lot
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 06:34 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Two people were shot Sunday morning in the parking lot of Woody’s Show Club. Cedar Rapids police responded to a call at approximately 4:20 a.m. March 24, for shots fired there. When... .. read more..

NCAA Wrestling: Northern Iowa's Drew Foster wins national championship
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 02:32 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Drew Foster is an NCAA Champion.                 .. read more..

Zaun: Legislation eliminates Iowa mandates on schools
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 12:32 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

State Sen. Brad Zaun represents Senate District 20, which includes Johnston, parts of Urbandale and Grimes and areas of northern Polk County.                 .. read more..

Derry: Legislation creates framework to deliver mental health services to chi...
Posted Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 12:17 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

State Rep. Karin Derry represents House District 39, which includes Johnston, Grimes, Urbandale Precinct 4, Webster Township and Jefferson Township.                 .. read more..

Arizona State's Zahid Valencia reacts after winning his second straight ...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 10:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Arizona State's Zahid Valencia reacts after winning his second straight NCAA title                 .. read more..

NCAA in Des Moines: Michigan defense drowns Gators; Michigan State clobbers G...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 10:20 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The second-seeded Michigan and Michigan State squads made mostly quick work of their second-round competition on Saturday at Wells Fargo Arena.                 .. read more..

Cyclones seeking next step as rebuilding program, UNI records historic finish
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:49 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

“If you look at the whole body of work, we made a lot of progress this year,” he said. “We showed a lot of fight this year. That’s what you have to do.”                 .. read more..

Live analysis: Second-round NCAA Tournament games in Des Moines
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:34 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Details from games involving Michigan, Florida, Minnesota, and Michigan State.                 .. read more..

March Madness: Michigan State vs. Minnesota second-round NCAA Tournament game...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

2-seed Michigan State and 10-seed Minnesota face off in the second round of the NCAA Tournament in Des Moines.                 .. read more..

Michigan State basketball pounds Minnesota, 70-50: Observations
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:20 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Michigan State Spartans pound Minnesota in 2019 NCAA tournament 2nd round to earn Sweet 16 berth, date with LSU                 .. read more..

UNI coach Doug Schwab reacts to Drew Foster winning an NCAA title
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:18 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Northern Iowa coach Doug Schwab reacts to Drew Foster winning an NCAA title.                 .. read more..

Northern Iowa's Drew Foster reacts after winning an NCAA title
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:16 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Northern Iowa's Drew Foster reacts after winning an NCAA title.                 .. read more..

All of the Register's photos from the 2019 NCAA Tournament in Des Moines
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 08:50 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

All of the Register's photos from the 2019 NCAA Tournament in Des Moines                 .. read more..

Part of Interstate-29 reopens in western Iowa after days-long flooding closure
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 07:54 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

I-29 from Council Bluffs to U.S. 34 near Glenwood was reopened in both directions Saturday.                 .. read more..

At first town hall, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne embraces supporters and fields Iowan...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 06:23 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne embraced supporters and fielded Iowans' questions during her first town hall Saturday in West Des Moines.                 .. read more..

President Trump announces major disaster declaration for 56 Iowa counties
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 05:52 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

PresidentTrump approved a major disaster declaration for more than half of Iowa's counties following days of historic flooding, the White House announced.                 .. read more..

Farmers confront a mental health crisis
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 05:14 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

The worst agricultural downturn since the 1980s is taking its toll on the emotional well-being of American farmers. Operators at Farm Aid’s hotline have seen a doubling of contacts In... .. read more..

'Done the research': Why a North Iowa legislator thinks doctors, CDC are wron...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 04:00 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

Sen. Dennis Guth, R-Klemme, authored and introduced Senate Bill 239 requiring health care professionals who sign a medical exemption "state that the immunizations required could, rather than would, be injurious to the health and well-being of the applicant or a… .. read more..

Trump grants disaster declaration for Iowa flooding
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 03:32 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

DES MOINES — President Donald Trump has granted a disaster declaration for 56 Iowa counties swamped by flooding. The presidential declaration will make assistance available to homeowners,... .. read more..

Mason City's Will Symonds seeks solutions: 'Even if you don’t make a choice, ...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 02:00 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

As a first-term councilman, beard-sporting Will Symonds attempts to listen to as many people as possible, particularly on issues he's not intimately familiar with. If something in the often labyrinthine council packet doesn't make sense to Symonds, he'll circle back… .. read more..

Rep. Steve King got doused with glass of water at an Iowa restaurant. Police ...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 01:35 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

While eating lunch at the Mineral City Mill and Grill in Fort Dodge, Iowa, on Friday, Rep. Steve King — the Iowa Republican who has made a series of statements embracing white nationalism... .. read more..

Orchestra Iowa and Des Moines Civic Center announce their 2019-20 seasons
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 01:26 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

ORCHESTRA IOWA CEDAR RAPIDS — Orchestra Iowa will be blasting audiences to infinity and beyond during the 2019-20 season, with an elemental exploration of the heavens and earth, as well as the... .. read more..

Taking the Cedar Rapids Follies in a new direction
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 01:14 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

The spotlight shines on new faces with every Cedar Rapids Follies, but the unsung hero in the orchestra pit has been making the show sing for 35 years. Damon Cole’s fingers have been flying... .. read more..

Miller Lite invades Bud Light’s world in ads set for March Madness
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:24 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Miller Lite is invading Bud Light’s “Dilly Dilly” medieval kingdom with two attack ads airing during March Madness broadcasts. The latest salvo in the escalating Corn Syrup War... .. read more..

Co-ops provide students practical experience
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:22 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

In today’s competitive job market, earning a college degree does not necessarily guarantee employment. That’s where on-the-job practical experience, in the form of either a cooperative... .. read more..

Fortnite billionaire pledges $100 million
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:21 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Grants would go to game developers, educators Bloomberg News Tim Sweeney, the billionaire founder of Epic Games, is offering $100 million in grants to game developers, with no strings attached, to... .. read more..

Women of Achievement: Elizabeth Riechers’ devotion to service
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:19 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Elizabeth Riechers’ community service track record is well-summarized in one statement. “If I would hear of a need, I would do something about it,” she said. Case in point:... .. read more..

Feed Iowa First seeks to grow after founder Sonia Kendrick Stover’s death
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:15 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — On the first day of spring, volunteers and supporters gathered in the Feed Iowa First workshop in the Oakhill Jackson neighborhood and pressed seeds into soil. They planted... .. read more..

Pesticide drift complaints grow, but not staffing
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:10 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Iowa will not add investigators to handle an increased number of pesticide drift complaints, instead favoring more efficient ways of handling complaint inspections, the state’s chief... .. read more..

Black Earth Gallery aims to engage the viewer
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:09 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — Anne Stamats believes art has power. She vividly recalls weeping when she saw Vincent Van Gogh’s “The Starry Night” in person. “I think you have to... .. read more..

Loss of Myspace artifacts highlights impermanence of the Web
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:09 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

The most surprising thing people may have learned about Myspace this past week was that it still exists. But the old social network’s accidental purge of 12 years’ worth of its... .. read more..

Skipper: Clear the cupboard for memories
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 12:00 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

Silly me. .. read more..

News Track: Linn County prepped for flooding
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 11:48 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Background CEDAR RAPIDS — In the fall of 2016, the Cedar River reached flood levels second only to the historic 2008 flood. Damage caused by the nearly 22-foot crest in Cedar Rapids was... .. read more..

Cedar Rapids assessor Beth Weeks retiring this month
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 11:46 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — After more than three decades as a community assessor, Beth Weeks, who has been the Cedar Rapids city assessor since 2015, has announced plans to retire. “It’s... .. read more..

Peterson: If Iowa State's 'core nucleus' returns, the Cyclones...
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 11:34 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa State has the potential to be very good again next season, but Lindell Wigginton and Talen Horton-Tucker have program-shaping decisions to make between now and then.                 .. read more..

Congress, Ernst eye transit pilot program
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:48 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Isn’t the goal of effective transportation to get people where they need to go? There is a great deal of talk in Iowa about the need to build workforce and provide for the needs of existing... .. read more..

PuppyCow Goat Rescue in Riverside saves injured, special needs animals
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:45 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

  RIVERSIDE — Duke the baby goat had trouble walking when he was born on Christmas Eve. He has cerebellar hypoplasia, which means his cerebellum is not fully developed. That impacts his motor... .. read more..

Time Machine: Cedar Rapids Fire Station No. 2
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:11 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

The new west-side fire station that opened in January 1909 was the first permanent building to be built and owned by the city of Cedar Rapids. Every other structure had been built by private... .. read more..

In IPO, Lyft notes why ridesharing could fail
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:08 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Lyft is due to be the first giant tech start-up to list its shares on the stock market this year — and it has laid out all the roadblocks that could derail not only its own business, but the... .. read more..

Swollen Mississippi adds headaches for grain farmers
Posted Saturday, March 23, 2019 at 09:07 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

High water and strong currents on the lower Mississippi River are squeezing barge traffic and driving up the cost of agricultural shipping. As the snow melts in the Upper Midwest and flows into the... .. read more..

Iowa State Loses to Ohio State 62-59 in the NCAA Tournament
Posted Friday, March 22, 2019 at 11:02 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

TULSA, Oklahoma — Iowa State rolled into the NCAA tournament coming off a Big 12 tournament championship. Six-seeded Iowa State was a six-point favorite over 11-seeded Ohio State. But none of that helped the Cyclones to a victory Friday night. Iowa State fell to Ohio State 62-59 in the firs... .. read more..

Travel Ban Lifted in Rural Warren County
Posted Friday, March 22, 2019 at 09:26 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa — Flooding in parts of rural Warren County made roads unsafe. Earlier in March, a Unity Point ambulance got stuck while picking up a patient. The Warren County Board of Supervisors initiated a travel ban and approved spending more money to fix roads, but some people still a... .. read more..

Charges Filed Against Ankeny Man Shot by Police in Car Wash Burglary
Posted Friday, March 22, 2019 at 08:29 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

ANKENY, Iowa — Charges have been filed against an Ankeny man shot by police Tuesday. Myles Regenold, 27, is charged with burglary, possession of burglar’s tools, criminal mischief and violating his probation. Police say Regenold forced his way into a car wash early Tuesday and charged... .. read more..

Hawkeyes Survive a Scare from Mercer
Posted Friday, March 22, 2019 at 07:16 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

The Iowa Hawkeyes advances in the Women’s NCAA Tournament with a 66-61 win over Mercer at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Iowa plays Missouri Sunday for a berth in the Sweet Sixteen. All-American senior Megan Gustafson led Iowa with 30 points and 16 rebounds. .. read more..

Heated roads in winter? They’re on it
Posted Friday, March 22, 2019 at 06:40 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

The Iowa Department of Transportation works with Iowa State University in search of projects that could help the future of roads. Their latest: looking into technology for heated pavement. Halil... .. read more..

Distant relative learns her DNA led to arrest in Michelle Martinko slaying
Posted Friday, March 22, 2019 at 06:20 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Vancouver, Wash., woman, trying to find out more about her father’s side of the family, never expected that her DNA would help catch an Iowa man accused of killing... .. read more..

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