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Latino Hall of Fame goes virtual for weekend ceremony

DES MOINES — This weekend’s Iowa Latino Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held virtually for…

Retired Admiral to run for US Senate again

SIOUX CITY — Retired three-star Admiral Michael Franken is making a second run for the Democratic nomination…

Deere plants shut down as union strikes

OTTUMWA — The John Deere plants in Waterloo, Ottumwa, Dubuque, Davenport and Ankeny sat quiet and the…

Iowa Climate Statement: We need to bolster electric grid to prep for extreme weather

AMES — Iowa needs targeted investments to strengthen and expand its electrical grid to prepare for extreme…

Hinson blasts Democrat spending plan

WASHINGTON — First District Congresswoman Ashley Hinson, a Republican from Marion, voted against raising the debt limit…

Warm fall weather key to increasing cover crops on Iowa farms

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Iowa’s fall harvest is under way, with some farmers reporting better yields than expected…

New insurance option available for farmers from U.S.D.A.

DES MOINES — The U.S.D.A. is rolling out a new insurance option designed for producers with small farms…

Iowan’s non-profit tapped by Snapchat for its ‘Run for Office’ project

MOUNT PLEASANT — The non-profit an Iowa legislator co-founded to mentor Generation Z conservatives who’re entering politics…

Rate of new COVID cases in north-central Iowa slightly down in the past week, four new deaths recorded in our area

MASON CITY — The number of new weekly COVID-19 cases is down in north-central Iowa very slightly while…

Deere & Co. workers go on strike after rejecting contract

MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — More than 10,000 Deere & Co. workers went on strike at midnight this…



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