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Two hurt in Iowa crash that slices grain truck in half
FLOYD COUNTY, Iowa- Two men were injured in a Friday morning crash, in northern Iowa's Floyd County, which a pick-up hit a empty grain trailer slicing it in half. The Iowa State Patrol says a pick-up, driven by 41-year-old Tony Keeling of Nora Springs, ran a stop sign and collided with a semi, drive
5 arrested after taking dog in northwest Iowa home invasion
SLOAN, Iowa (KCAU) - Five people were arrested Wednesday night after they allegedly broke into a Sloan apartment. Shallya Oertwig-Smith, 23, of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Gerald Williams, 32, of Sioux City, Robert Steiner, 26, of Sioux City, Jacob Petty, 29, of Sioux City, and Keely Hegge, 22, of South Siou
Convict missing from Cedar Rapids, Iowa work release
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa- Eastern Iowa authorities are looking for convict who failed to return to a work release facility in Cedar Rapids. Corrections officials say 21-year-old Nicholas Robert Campbell-Scott failed to return to the Larry A. Nelson Residential Facility Friday night.
Colorado man accused of helping hide a body after homicide arrested in Iowa
Authorities believe a man arrested in Iowa helped conceal the body of an April homicide victim in Colorado. Nathan A. Ryan was arrested in Mills County on Thursday, Mesa County (Colorado) Sheriff's Office announced. Mills County Sheriff's Office has not responded to calls for comment about where Rya
Police: Officer injured after scuffle with Iowa man who has history of harassment, eluding
A central Iowa man with a history of eluding and harassment led police on another chase, leaving the responding officer with minor facial injuries. Jason Calder Ogletree, 33, was jailed Thursday after leading Urbandale police on a chase that eventually ended with a scuffle in a backyard in the 7000
New Twist in Decades-Old Disappearance of Iowa TV Anchor Jodi Huisentruit
A new CBS special is shedding light on the 23-year-old case of a missing Iowa anchorwoman. Anchorwoman Jodi Huisentruit was scheduled to work at 4 a.m. to host an early morning newscast on June 27, 1995. When she didn’t show up, a colleague called her on the phone. Huisentruit said she'd overslept a
Video released of Iowa principal who allegedly told female student to 'hold his banana'
After a nearly yearlong public records battle, video has been released of an Iowa school principal disciplined for dressing in a banana costume and allegedly asking a female student to “hold his banana” — referencing a piece of the outfit that protruded from between his legs.
These Are The 10 Worst Places To Live In Iowa For 2019
Join RoadSnacks ▼ Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our fifth time ranking the worst places to live in Iowa.
Three Drug Arrests Made In A Small Northeast Iowa Town
Calmar, Iowa – The Winneshiek County Sheriff’s Office and the Calmar Police department have made three arrests in an on-going drug investigation. According to a press release, law enforcement arrested 37-year-old Destiny Chambers, 21-year-old Dominick Watson both of Calmar and 27-year-old Lane Breit
Iowa Considering Two More Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana Program
Heeding the pleas of parents convinced that their kids’ severe autism could be helped by cannabis consumption, members of the Iowa Board of Medicine voted on Friday to expand the conditions for which medical CBD oil can be prescribed. Ulcerative colitis and severe autism were added to the list of co
Pleasant Grove too much for Iowa Park in state semifinals
Key factor: Texarkana Pleasant Grove’s offense couldn’t be stopped Friday night in the Class 4A Division II semifinals at the Ford Center. Ben Harmon threw three first-half touchdown passes, finding Jackson Cobb wide open on scores of 44 and 49 yards. The defending state champions effectively put th
Iowa man pleads guilty in conspiracy to distribute over 100 pounds of meth in Fort Dodge area
FORT DODGE – A man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine pled guilty November 26, 2018, in federal court in Sioux City. Craig Eugene Essing, 59, from Fort Dodge, Iowa, was convicted of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.
Iowa State leads research to increase pig survivability
AMES, Iowa — A research project led by the Iowa Pork Industry Center at Iowa State University seeks to increase pork producers’ profits by improving the survivability of their animals.
Missing Iowa TV Anchor To Be Featured On National TV News Show [WATCH]
It's one of Iowa's most awful mysteries. What happened to Jodi Huisentruit?. June 27, 1995: Mason City TV news anchor, and former CBS2 employee, Jodi Huisentruit was late for work for her KIMT morning show. A co-worker called her at home and Jodi immediately asked what time it was. She was told "It'
Waukee, Iowa School Chief Operating Officer arrested
WAUKEE, Iowa- The Chief Operating Officer of the Waukee School District has been arrested and booked into the Dallas County Jail. Fifty-year-old Eric Rose turned himself into authorities around 7 o'clock this (Saturday) morning. His attorney, Grant Woodard tells WHO Radio News Rose has been charged
U of Iowa Booted a Dozen Religious Groups from Campus, Now a Huge Faith and Freedom Fight Is Underway
A Christian organization is in a court battle with the University of Iowa and is seeking permanent equal treatment for all organizations on campus. Intervarsity Christian Fellowship is being represented by The Becket Fund, a non-profit law firm that specializes in religious liberty cases.
This 45-Minute Iowa Sleigh Ride Takes You Through A Winter Wonderland
Wintertime in Iowa is a beautiful season, but it can be hard to find ways to pass the time if you don’t want to be stuck indoors. Head to Granger, Iowa for one of the most unique wintertime adventures in Iowa — the Jester Park Sleigh Rides!
Iowa State set to host five official visitors between Dec. 14-17
Iowa State won't reach the finish line of its 2019 recruiting class by Early Signing Day next week, but it could move closer to a full class during the final weekend before the dead period.
CBS news show to feature disappearance of Iowa news anchor
MASON CITY, Iowa — The 1995 disappearance of Iowa news anchor Jodi Huisentruit will be featured on an episode of CBS' "48 Hours" airing this weekend. The Des Moines Register reports that the episode, titled "Find Jodi," will air at 9 p.m. Saturday.
High School wrestling: Looking at North Iowa's wrestlers in The Predicament's second rankings of the season
The Predicament released its preseason high school wrestling rankings Nov. 26, and we have a fresh, new set of rankings, which were released Thursday. Similar to the first set of rankings, a handful of North Iowa teams - and even more wrestlers - made the list. Here's a look at where they stand afte