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Thursday Crime Stories: Is missing Mollie Tibbetts alive & held hostage near her Iowa hometown?
Investigators suspect missing Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts is still alive and being held by a man somewhere near her hometown of Brooklyn, Iowa, according to a RadarOnline.com report. Nancy Grace talks withRadarOnlinereporter Alexis Tereszcuk about the revelation. They are joined by forensic
Iowa woman sues Sioux Falls doctor for removing her kidney
Dena Knapp was to have her right adrenal gland and an "associated mass" removed by Dr. Scott Baker of the Surgical Insitute of South Dakota on October 5, 2016. Instead, Baker removed her right kidney and left much of the mass inside her.
How are missing persons cases handled in Iowa?
"In light of incidents where they aren't resolved, we keep a full-court press on until information stops coming in," said Mitch Mortvedt with the Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation.
Police say remains are 'consistent' with missing Iowa boy
LA PORTE CITY, Iowa — Human remains recovered from a creek this week are believed to be those of a 16-year-old autistic boy who vanished from his small Iowa hometown in April, authorities said Thursday.Jake Wilson’s disappearance had prompted a search involving the FBI, state and local police office
Iowa State sees room for two between Deshaunte Jones and Tarique Milton at 'M' receiver position
AMES, Iowa—Deshaunte JonesandTarique Miltonmay appear to be in a heated battle for reps at Iowa State’s ‘M’ position, but that race might not be quite as it seems.
Father of missing Iowa teen Jack Wilson charged with assault
Jack Wilson, 16, has been missing since the night of April 7 in La Porte City, Iowa. Authorities announced on August 16 they discovered human remains where the teen went missing.National Missing and Unidentified Persons System
State patrol troopers report deadly 2 days on Iowa roads
Traffic on westbound Interstate 80 was backed up for miles Thursday afternoon following multiple crashes, one of which was fatal. That accident happened just west of Newton when Colorado resident Ted Wall, 58, rear-ended another vehicle that had slowed down to avoid another crash.
VOTE: What 2018 Iowa Hawkeye loss will make you most angry?
In the lead up to each football season, I (BoilerHawk) find myself going through theIowa Hawkeyesschedule about 1000 different ways. One I continually come back to is how will I feel if they lose tothisteam? It’s a good way to ground myself in expectations so I can remind myself of them when they in
Human remains found in search for missing Iowa boy
LA PORTE CITY, Iowa – Authorities searching for Jake Wilson says human remains have been found.Police Chief Chris Brecher says the remains were found by some kayakers along Wolf Creek. Brecher says the water level of the creek has dropped in the past few weeks and that is what allowed the remains to
Competency of SE Iowa murder suspect in question
WASHINGTON, Iowa —The competency of a southeast Iowa man accused of killing his roommate is in question.Clarence Pedersenis facing a First-Degree Murder charge in the death of Ed Jones.On Wednesday, Pedersen's defense made a motion asking to determine if Pedersen is competent to stand trial.The onli
Iowa High Court Nullifies Horrible U.S. Supreme Court Fourth Amendment Precedent
DES MOINES, Iowa (Aug. 16, 2018) – A recent ruling by the Iowa Supreme Court effectively nullified bad U.S. Supreme Court precedent in the state. The decision was a win for privacy and demonstrates the how state-level action can undermine overreaching federal power.
Pipeline Foods Acquires Grain Elevator in Atlantic, Iowa | Markets Insider
MINNEAPOLIS,Aug. 17, 2018/CNW/ --Pipeline Foods LLC, the first U.S.-based supply chain solutions company focused exclusively on organic, non-GMO and regenerative food and feed, has announced the acquisition of a 3.4 million bushel grain elevator inAtlantic, Iowa, USA.
Tensions boil over between missing Iowa boy's father, stepfather at press conference: 'I blame you!'
The father and stepfather of a missing Iowa boy got into a scuffle during a news conference on Thursday, resulting in the former's arrest. Authorities in Iowa said on Thursday they believed they recovered the remains of Jake Wilson, a 16-year-old boy with autism who was last seen on April 7. Jake W
Iowa boaters urged to help stop spread of zebra mussels
Clean all mud, plants, and animals from your boat and equipment before you leave the water.Drain all the water from the boat and equipmentDry everything it touched, including people and pets.Avoid releasing fish, animals or plants into the water unless they came from that same body of water; and emp
Complaint: Captain 'too close' to Iowa governor for scrutiny
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A state employee has alleged she was warned that an Iowa State Patrol captain was "too close" to Gov. Kim Reynolds to face any consequences for mishandling her report that she was harassed by one of his troopers.A spokeswoman for Reynolds said that if true, the warning attribu
Little League World Series 2018: Friday Schedule, TV Info and Bracket Prediction
Friday marks Day 2 of the 2018Little League World Series, held annually in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin news in brief
Knapp eventually had a second surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., to remove the gland and mass.
Eastern Iowa authorities search for missing Iowa boy
Braxten has brown hair, brown eyes, weighs about 150 pounds and is approximately 5 feet 6 inches tall.
When a tornado devastated an Iowa town, it revealed something unexpected: Historic original architecture
With intricate pillars and engravings peeking out from the damaged facade, workers carefully removed what was left, exposing the original glory of a bank thought to be built in the late 1800s.
Iowa State eager to build on best season since 2000
AMES, Iowa (AP) — For decades, Iowa State's slogan could have easily been "first in tailgating, last in the Big 12."