Fire Destroys Farm, Kills Nearly 20,000 Chickens In IowaNearly 20,000 chickens have died in a fire at a northeast Iowa farm. Fire officials say they responded Wednesday afternoon to a fire at S & C Organic Farms, northwest of Fort Atkinson.
Iowa Pastors Gets 25 Years For Abusing 5-Year-Old GirlRoger Kissel was sentenced Wednesday in Sidney. In March a Fremont County jury convicted the 68-year-old of sex abuse and two counts of lascivious acts with a child.
Police Investigate U. Of Iowa Student's Assault As A Hate CrimePolice are treating the assault of a black University of Iowa freshman as a possible hate crime. The Iowa City Police Department said Wednesday it is investigating the assault of 19-year-old Marcus Owens of Naperville, Illinois and has developed information on possible suspects.
Fmr. Iowa Police Officer Sentenced In Teen Sex CaseA former Dubuque police officer who had sex with a 14-year-old he met online has been given a suspended prison sentence of 10 years.
Iowa Man One Of Two Missionaries Killed In JamaicaJamaican police said Monday they are trying to determine the motive in the weekend slayings of two American missionaries in the north coast area where they lived and worked.
Iowa Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide In I-80 CrashA 31-year-old pickup driver has been charged with vehicular homicide in the crash death of a woman in Polk County. The accident occurred April 23 on westbound Interstate 80.
NWS Issues Flood Warning For Rivers In Northwest IowaHeavy rainfall over the past two days in northwest Iowa has swollen area rivers with storm runoff. The National Weather has issued flood warnings for the Big Sioux, Little Sioux and Ocheyedan rivers.
Crucial Trial Set For Iowa Teen Convicted Of Killing MomA placement hearing is scheduled May 6 for a teenager convicted of killing his mother at their Osage home more than four years ago.
Man, 23, Pleads Not Guilty To Northern Iowa KidnappingA June trial has been scheduled for a Mitchell man accused of kidnapping and injuring a woman last month.
Former Ron Paul Advisers Slated To Go On TrialThree top campaign advisers to 2012 presidential candidate Ron Paul who are scheduled to go on trial this week have lost their fight to get charges of conspiracy to cover up campaign payments to a former state senator dismissed.
Minnesota, Iowa Consider Medical Marijuana AgreementOfficials in Iowa and Minnesota are exploring a system to allow Iowa residents to buy medical marijuana from their northern neighbor, lawmakers from both states have told The Associated Press.
Neighbors Rescue Iowa Man From Burning Apartment BuildingAuthorities say neighbors suppressed flames and pulled a man from his Cedar Rapids apartment moments after an explosion.