Iowa State News
Alliant Energy looking to add more solar power
Alliant Energy is looking to generate more of the electricity it feeds to Iowans from the sun. Alliant spokesperson, Justin Foss, says the company has issued a request for proposals seeking ideas on how to do that. “We’re asking solar developers and installers in the area, and I guess across the country. to come back […]Full Post...
Pedestrian hit in Iowa City accident dies
One of the pedestrians who was struck by a car in Iowa City last week has died. An online obituary states 49-year-old Peggy Knight died on Sunday at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. She and her husband, 59-year-old Anthony Knight, were crossing a road in the crosswalk near Kinnick Stadium on September 29 when […]Full Post...
Former Webster City wrestling coach pleads guilty to assault
A former Webster City High School wrestling coach who allegedly confronted his wife and her lover in a home in McCallsburg has been sentenced in connection with the incident. The case against another former coach who allegedly participated in the beating and vandalism is still pending. Fifty-year-old Ted Larson pled guilty to the charges in […]Full Post...
Senator Grassley to hold hearing in Iowa on fight against meth
It’s not often we hear about methamphetamine lab busts in Iowa any more, but crimes and other problems associated with meth addiction continue to raise concerns. Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley will chair a field hearing of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in central Iowa next week to discuss the ongoing battle with meth. Grassley says […]Full Post...
Congressman King to host House huddle tonight over speaker’s job
Congressman Steve King is hoping to influence the vote among his fellow House Republicans to replace John Boehner as the new Speaker of the House. King is chairman of the “Conservative Opportunity Society” in the House, a group that holds a weekly breakfast on Wednesdays and he will co-host an event in Washington, D.C. tonight. “Also […]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!