Charles City, IA – New Floyd County EMA Coordinator Lezlie McCrabb has been on the job for about a month and is starting to get feel for what needs to be done. McCrabb, who hails from West Liberty, says it has been a bit overwhelming getting started she definitely has a plan for what she…
The Charles City Comet girls basketball team was in non conference action against Dike New Hartford. The Comet girls had no answer for the height advantage the Wolverines had and went down 62-31. Jamie Sindlinger led the Comets with 15 points as the Charles City girls fall to 7-9 overall. The Comet girls will be…
Dorothy M. Moetsch, age 83 of New Hampton, IA passed away on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, MN. Funeral services for Dorothy will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at Trinity Lutheran Church in New Hampton, IA with Pastor Kevin Frey and Pastor Cindy Krause officiating.…
Des Moines, Iowa – House Democratic Leader Mark Smith of Des Moines has appointed Representative Todd Prichard of Charles City to several key posts for the upcoming 2015 legislative session. Prichard was selected by his peers to serve as an assistant leader earlier this month. He was selected to serve on the Ways and Means,…
- Projected snow totals increased for the weekend January 30, 2015It appears more snow will be falling in Iowa this weekend than previously forecast. National Weather Service meteorologist Jeff Zogg says it will be a “long duration” snow event affecting most of — if not the entire — state. “Right now we’re expecting south-central into southeast Iowa, basically locations from Interstate 80 to the south […]Pat Curtis
- Education session on preventing human trafficking held at Evansdale truck stops January 30, 2015The United States Attorney for the Northern District of Iowa and the leader of the state’s Motor Vehicle Enforcement (MVE) Division were on hand at two Evansdale truck stops in eastern Iowa today to talk about human trafficking. U.S. Attorney Kevin Techau says the non-profit group “Trucker Against Trafficking” has help support the effort to […]Dar Danielson
- Survey finds loss of confidence in some food labels January 30, 2015A survey finds a rising number of Iowans believe food labels are beneficial, but their confidence is falling in the trustworthiness of what some labels actually say. Aaron is spokesman for the Iowa Food and Family Project, which conducted the survey. “While the percentage of Iowans who find food labels helpful increased dramatically over the […]Radio Iowa Contributor
- Lake Delhi getting closer to a refill January 30, 2015The board overseeing Lake Delhi in eastern Iowa opened bids Thursday for the final phase of the project to restore the lake. Flood waters from the Maquoketa River caused the dike beside the dam to collapse in July of 2010 and all the water drained out of the lake, leaving the homeowners and businesses in […]Dar Danielson
- Stacyville chief called to fight a fire at his boyhood home January 30, 2015Imagine being a firefighter and being dispatched to fight a fire at an address that’s all-too familiar. It happened this week to a north-central Iowa fire chief after flames struck the house where he grew up. Stacyville firefighters were called shortly after 11:00 A.M. on Thursday to the home of Joan Adams. She’s the mother […]Radio Iowa Contributor
- The world's most powerful rocket? January 30, 2015SpaceX has released video of--what they say-- is the space rocket of the future. CNN's Rachel Crane reports.
- Singer, soccer stud welcome 2nd child January 30, 2015
- CNN host calls out Goodell January 30, 2015CNN's Rachel Nichols asks NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell about a conflict of interest within his organization.
- 'The Thorn Birds' author dies January 30, 2015The Australian author of the bestselling novel "The Thorn Birds" has died.
- Telemarketer' alerts police to alleged assault January 30, 2015A telemarketer making a sales call from Las Vegas helped to end a domestic violence situation 900 miles away in Oregon on Wednesday evening, according law enforcement officials.
- A church rises in a godless land January 30, 2015A neglected, weed-strewn field in a small Cuban town where there are more horses than cars seems an unlikely setting for a major shift in government policy.
- Andy Murray's fiancee unleashes volley of abuse January 30, 2015It turns out that it isn't just the players who let the tension of the Australian Open get to them. Kim Sears, the fiancee of finalist Andy Murray, was caught on camera mouthing off -- apparently about his semifinal opponent, Czech player Tomas Berdych.
- Transgender man, pope meet January 30, 2015Has Pope Francis taken another step to push for tolerance in the Catholic Church?
- Bodies in streets as shelling rocks Ukraine city January 30, 2015The Ukrainian military and pro-Russian separatists are blaming each other after 12 people are reportedly killed in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk.
- Convinced he could win but 'unlikely' to reconsider January 30, 2015"I've decided it is best to give other leaders in the party the opportunity to become our next nominee," the 2012 GOP nominee tells supporters. TRUMP: 'I TAKE FULL CREDIT'