Iowa State News
Board of Regents to consider subcommittee on campus safety and security
The board that governs the three state universities will discuss creating a campus safety and security subcommittee at its meeting next week in Ames. Board of Regents spokesperson Sheila Doyle Koppin says she’s not sure who put forward the idea for the committee, but says it is related in part to a national campaign. “It’s […]Full Post...
ACT study finds half of college students change major in 2nd year
New research indicates half of second-year college students will change the major they chose in high school. The study comes from ACT, the Iowa City-based college entrance exam company. Maureen Schafer, with the University of Iowa’s Academic Advising Center, told KCRG-TV she’s not surprised. “Entering college is a time of exploration,” Schafer said. “We don’t […]Full Post...
Judges rules rezoning around ‘Field of Dreams’ was reasonable
A district court judge has ruled the Dyersville City Council acted reasonably when it rezoned the area around the “Field of Dreams” as commercial rather than agricultural property. Jim Heavens was Dyersville’s mayor at the time the council made that decision. “This has been something that’s really been weighing on all of us here,” Heavens […]Full Post...
Iowa coach says Big Ten baseball will continue to get multiple NCAA bids
Iowa baseball coach Rick Heller believes this season will become the norm for Big Ten baseball. The Hawkeyes were one of a record 5 teams from the conference to be selected for an NCAA regional. Just a few years ago the Big Ten only sent its conference tournament champion as the automatic qualifier. “One of […]Full Post...
Omaha police officer, Iowa native laid to rest
Hundreds of mourners gathered in an Omaha church — with several thousand more and at an arena nearby — to pay their respects this morning for Iowa native and Omaha Police Officer Karrie Orozco. The 29-year-old new mother was fatally shot in the line of duty last week in a shootout with a wanted man, […]Full Post...
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Look closely! Picture taken on Memorial Day, May 25th, 2015 during a Severe Thunderstorm right outside of Webster City. No worries... this is not a tornado. This is just peculiar rain coming down in one spot.
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