Cedar Rapids Animal Shelter Offers Safe Haven As Flooding LoomsThe Cedar Rapids Animal Care and Control shelter is providing a safe haven for pets as flooding looms. The Des Moines Register reports that officials hope the offer of shelter will help persuade people to leave their flood-prone homes.
Flood Forecast For Cedar River LoweredFlood forecasts for the Cedar River have been lowered. The river is expected to crest Tuesday, 11 feet above flood stage.
With Cedar River Rising, Residents Of Low-Lying Areas Evacuating HomesResidents are leaving low-lying areas of Cedar Rapids, adhering to a request by the authorities to clear out by 8 p.m. Sunday due to the risk of flooding from the rising Cedar River.
Body Of Student From Eden Prairie Recovered From RiverThe body of a college student from Eden Prairie was recovered from a river in Decorah, Iowa over the weekend.
Officials: Infant From MN Found Not Breathing In IA HomeState authorities are helping local officers investigate the death of a baby girl in northwest Iowa's Sac City. The Sac City Police Department says officers and medics were dispatched to the home Friday morning to check a report that a 1½-month-old infant was not breathing.
Fight Involving 70 Juveniles Shuts Down Iowa Corn FestivalThe St. Jude Sweet Corn Festival has ended for the year as scheduled after closing early one night because of several fights between about 70 juveniles. The fights that broke out Saturday night caused the festival in Cedar Rapids to be closed down more than an hour early.
Train Goes Off The Rails In Iowa, Hits Bar Called DeRailedPolice say a freight train car that derailed in northern Iowa rolled into and damaged a trackside tavern called DeRailed.
Trump Making Stops In Iowa, WisconsinDonald Trump faced an all-too-clear sign of GOP divisions Friday in two Midwestern battlegrounds, embraced by party leaders in one state but ignored in another as he strained to overcome deepening concerns about his presidential candidacy.
Probation For Iowa Man Who Punched, Robbed His MomAn Iowa man accused of punching and robbing his mother has pleaded guilty in a deal with prosecutors.
Iowa Defensemen Questioned By Police While Playing Pokémon GoPolice have released body camera footage showing a University of Iowa football player being questioned by police who were searching for a robbery suspect.
Sanders To Meet With Delegates Prior To DNC StartAmid lingering angst over the primary process, Bernie Sanders has a chance to encourage his supporters to embrace party unity.
NW Iowa Couple Pays $15K In Manure LawsuitIowa Attorney General Tom Miller says his office has reached an agreement with a northwest Iowa couple that requires them to pay a $15,000 fine for allowing hog manure to end up in a creek killing thousands of fish.