Call today for your BID #!
Iowa State News
‘Draft Biden’ has new Iowa staff, long-time Biden backer as co-chair
A former Democratic leader in the Iowa House has signed on as co-chair of the Draft Biden effort in Iowa. Kevin McCarthy of Des Moines was in the legislature for 11 years and he served as House Majority Leader for four years. In a statement released by the Draft Biden organization, McCarthy called Biden “the […]Full Post...
#8 Urbandale tests two-time defending 4A champs
Eighth ranked Urbandale takes on the two-time defending champions in class 4A when the J-Hawks collide with fourth ranked Dowling Catholic in a non-district contest. Urbandale opened with a 68-7 win over Des Moines Hoover and coach Sam Anderson says while the Maroons have a bunch of new starters this season they don’t lack experience. […]Full Post...
Blum announces he’s a ‘no’ on Iran deal
Congressman Rod Blum plans to vote “no” on the Iran nuclear deal when it comes up for a vote in the U.S. House. Blum doubts the deal will be able to keep Iran from getting the bomb. “I don’t think our country or the Middle East will be safer when Iran has a nuclear weapon,” Blum […]Full Post...
New U-I president promises to take school from ‘great to greater’
The man who faced harsh questioning by faculty members Tuesday in a public forum was named the new University of Iowa president Thursday by the Board of Regents. Bruce Harreld is a business consultant and former executive at IBM and the Boston Market restaurant chain. Faculty at the university had been against his selection because […]Full Post...
Man accused in crash that killed 4 teens sent to prison
The man police accused of driving drunk when he hit and killed four teenage boys on an ATV last year in northeast Iowa was sentenced to 10 years in prison today. In July, 24-year-old Joseph Connolly accepted a plea deal in the case knowing he would likely be sentenced to a decade behind bars. Police […]Full Post...
News & Weather on Your Phone
Iowa's Premier Beer, Wine and Food Expo // 11/12/2015
had a great time at POET
Biorefining's luncheon and
tour of their facility in Jewell!
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!
Brian Imbus hypnotized people during the Hamilton County Fair!