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Branstad disagrees with former foe’s ‘legal analysis’ about Planned Parenthood funding
Governor Terry Branstad says he disagrees with the assertions his 2010 Republican Primary opponent is making about state money going to Planned Parenthood. Bob Vander Plaats, a leading Christian conservative activist in Iowa, says Branstad is making “phony excuses” and failing to follow through on a 2010 campaign promise to “defund” Planned Parenthood. “I just […]Full Post...
Radio Iowa High School Football Poll 10/5/15
Class 4A 1. Dowling Catholic (5-0), LW #1 vs #9 Johnston 2. Bettendorf (6-0), LW #2 @ North Scott 3. WDM Valley (5-1), LW #3 @ Sioux City West 4. Cedar Rapids Kennedy (6-0), LW #4 vs Waterloo East 5. Cedar Falls (5-1), LW #5 vs Linn-Mar 6. Fort Dodge (6-0), LW #6 vs Marshalltown […]Full Post...
Goal: credentials beyond high school degree for 70 percent of Iowa workers
Iowa’s governor and lieutenant governor say they plan to work with educators and the business community to find new ways to ensure that 70 percent of Iowa workers have more than just a high school degree by 2025. Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds calls it the “new minimum.” “The goal demonstrates that we want to empower […]Full Post...
Hunters charged with killing and wounding trumpeter swans
Two eastern Iowa duck hunters are facing stiff fines and penalties after they allegedly shot two trumpeter swans at a Scott County wildlife area over the weekend. One of the birds was killed, the other was badly wounded. DNR Conservation Officer Jeff Harrison says he got calls Saturday morning from two sets of hunters reporting […]Full Post...
Coralville boy dies in ATV crash
A four-year-old boy died in an all-terrain vehicle crash. It happened late Saturday morning at a home in Muscatine. The Iowa State Patrol reports Lukas Thompson of Coralville was driving an ATV that hit uneven ground and rolled over. The boy was taken to a Muscatine hospital by ambulance where he was pronounced dead. The […]Full Post...
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Iowa's Premier Beer, Wine and Food Expo // 11/12/2015
HERO Board Members Brian Miller, Zack Chizek, & Kay Ross interviewed for HERO Foundation. Other board members include (not pictured): Jeff Pingel, Holly Stroner, Jerry Kloberdanz & Jake Pulis.
Our friends at our local Webster City Hy-Vee getting ready for the Hamilton County Fair Parade!