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(Radio Iowa) – The latest crop report from the U.S.D.A. shows things are turning back to the dry side in the farm fields. The report says some areas received rain but most of Iowa saw below average rainfall ...

(Radio Iowa) – The state’s chief executive says union work rules are to blame for some of the problems uncovered at the state home for troubled juveniles, a charge the head of a union that represents state ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowans who want farm-fresh products grown the old-fashioned way but who also want to order it on-line now have a couple of options. Jason Grimm is the founder of the Iowa Valley Food Coop, which ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack is trying for a second time to rally support in Washington, D.C. for a bill to establish a national research center to study floods. In 2011, the National Flood ...

(Radio Iowa) – Members of an animal rights group are staging protests outside two Iowa Walmart stores this week as part of a regional demonstration. Jeni Haines, national campaign coordinator for Mercy for ...

(Radio Iowa) – Democratic Congressman Dave Loebsack supports the Obama Administration’s decision to close U.S. embassies in the Middle East and North Africa this week. “I’ve not been privy to any of the ...

(Radio Iowa) – A national bus tour has rolled into Iowa today to urge lawmakers to require background checks for private gun sales. Carlee Soto came to Des Moines for the event. Her sister Victoria was a ...

(Radio Iowa) – A former youth pastor at a Des Moines church is facing sexual abuse charges.   Des Moines police say they were contacted by a female juvenile and her parents who said she had been sexually ...

‘Sliders’ Snatching Valuables From Cars Across US

In a new wave of crime that occurs in an instant, thieves are cagily sliding into victim’s cars and snatching valuables from open windows, in what police are calling “sliding.” From Corbin, Ky., to Tampa, ...

Cleveland Kidnapper Ariel Castro’s ‘House of Horrors’ Demolished

Michelle Knight was on-hand today to see the Cleveland “house of horrors” where she was held captive for 11 years by Ariel Castro demolished. A smiling Knight, 32, greeted crowds and handed out yellow ...