- Business executive named University of Iowa president Updated: Sep-03-15 4:07 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - The University of Iowa's governing board on Thursday named a corporate management expert with little higher education experience as the school's next president, an unusual choice meant to shake up the culture of the state's flagship academic institution.
- Big Ten nonconference schedule strong, and getting stronger Updated: Sep-03-15 1:59 pm
The Big Ten this summer unveiled a strategy to beef up nonconference football schedules across the league. A look at the 2015 schedules of the five most powerful leagues shows the Big Ten's slate already is mighty tough.
- Engineers map river in Iowa to help assess flood risk Updated: Sep-03-15 12:55 pm
RED OAK, Iowa - Engineers with the Iowa Flood Center are mapping the East Nishnabotna River as part of an effort to better track areas at risk of flooding when heavy rainfall occurs.
- First television ad backing Walker touts fight with unions Updated: Sep-03-15 11:13 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - The first television ad backing Republican Gov. Scott Walker's presidential campaign to begin airing in Iowa next week highlights his 2011 battle with public sector unions.
- Accused killer says woman was in 'wrong place at wrong time' Updated: Sep-03-15 11:07 am
DUBUQUE, Iowa - Court documents show an Iowa man charged with sexually assaulting and killing a woman told police that she simply was "in the wrong place at the wrong time."
- Iowa school district settles lawsuit by another district Updated: Sep-03-15 9:01 am
PRESTON, Iowa - The Easton Valley school district has settled a legal dispute with a neighboring district in eastern Iowa.
- Marion considers buying fitness trackers for city employees Updated: Sep-03-15 7:10 am
MARION, Iowa - The Marion City Council is expected to vote Thursday on whether to buy fitness trackers for city employees.
- 5 taken to hospital for carbon monoxide exposure at motel Updated: Sep-03-15 3:11 am
SIOUX CITY, Iowa - Authorities say five people have been taken to the hospital in critical condition after being exposed to carbon monoxide at a Sioux City extended-stay motel.
- Grassley seeks update into Iowa man's Missouri drowning Updated: Sep-02-15 6:11 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley says he wants an update on the investigation into a 2014 drowning of a handcuffed Iowa man who fell from a patrol boat in the Lake of the Ozarks.
- Company offering customer services to add 150 jobs in Iowa Updated: Sep-02-15 4:58 pm
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - A California-based company that provides customer-related services for businesses is adding 150 jobs to its office in West Des Moines.
- Dubuque treats trees infested by emerald ash borers Updated: Sep-02-15 4:52 pm
DUBUQUE, Iowa - A pesky insect that slowly kills ash trees has been found in Dubuque and is expected to spread quickly through the city's extensive ash tree population.
- Library supporters seek tax levy for operations cost Updated: Sep-02-15 12:58 pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Supporters of a Cedar Rapids library are seeking a 27-cent tax levy to help with its operating costs.
- Davenport police probing fatal shooting of Illinois man Updated: Sep-02-15 12:47 pm
DAVENPORT, Iowa - Authorities say a 19-year-old man has been fatally shot in Davenport.
- Eastern Iowa pipe plant cutting production, workforce Updated: Sep-02-15 11:47 am
CAMANCHE, Iowa - Officials for a Houston-based company say it will cease production and cut jobs this month at an eastern Iowa plant.
- Longtime coach Kirk Ferentz overhauls Hawkeyes Updated: Sep-02-15 11:36 am
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Instead of the new coach many Iowa fans were hoping for, the Hawkeyes has apparently gotten a new Kirk Ferentz.
- Resident, 88, dies after pickup rams into Iowa nursing home Updated: Sep-02-15 10:00 am
HULL, Iowa - Authorities say an 88-year-old resident has died after a pickup crashed through a wall into a nursing home in northwest Iowa.
- Grand opening: College football starts, playoff talk begins Updated: Sep-02-15 9:47 am
No sports season starts better than college football.
- Iowan arrested after standoff pleads not guilty to abduction Updated: Sep-02-15 8:41 am
NEW HAMPTON, Iowa - A northeast Iowa man arrested after an armed standoff with officers has pleaded not guilty to a kidnapping charge.
- Boy, 10, dies in Denison all-terrain vehicle incident Updated: Sep-02-15 7:25 am
DENISON, Iowa - A 10-year-old boy has died after an all-terrain vehicle rolled on top of him in rural Denison.
- John Deere to lay off 30 employees at Davenport plant Updated: Sep-01-15 7:40 pm
DAVENPORT, Iowa - John Deere says it will lay off 30 employees at its plant in Davenport.
- Baez among 4 players added to roster by Cubs Updated: Sep-01-15 7:23 pm
CHICAGO - The Chicago Cubs have added infield prospect Javier Baez and three others from Triple-A Iowa before Tuesday night's game against the Cincinnati Reds.
- Officials confirm emerald ash borer in Dubuque County Updated: Sep-01-15 6:28 pm
DUBUQUE, Iowa - The trace of a pesky insect that slowly kills ash trees has been reported in Dubuque County in eastern Iowa.
- Iowa enters 2015 with questions at WR Updated: Sep-01-15 6:06 pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Iowa wide receiver Tevaun Smith drew attention this offseason by catching 41 passes in 60 seconds with just one hand, a feat captured for a video that's been viewed over 200,000 times on YouTube.
- Gazette Company sells KCRG-TV9 to Atlanta company for $100M Updated: Sep-01-15 5:21 pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Officials of the Gazette Company in Cedar Rapids say they have agreed to sell television station KCRG to an Atlanta, Georgia company for $100 million.
- Dubuque County, state in dispute over expert witness fees Updated: Sep-01-15 4:32 pm
DUBUQUE, Iowa - Dubuque County and the state are at odds over who should pay expert witness fees for a trial that didn't happen.