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(Radio Iowa) – Iowa workers paid 4.5 percent more in personal income taxes to the State of Iowa in the past five months than in the same five-month period of 2012. Just in November, though, personal ...

(Radio Iowa) – Farmers, agricultural leaders, consumers and others will gather in Des Moines today for the 95th annual convention of the Iowa Farm Bureau. Craig Hill, a farmer from Milo, is president of the ...

(Radio Iowa) – The CEOs of Iowa’s largest businesses are feeling positive about business activity in the coming six months, according to a new report. The Iowa Business Council (IBC), which is comprised of ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Iowa Board of Parole today agreed to grant parole to an inmate who was sentenced to life in prison for first-degree murder at the age of 15. Kristina Fetters, who is now 33, was convicted in ...

(Radio Iowa) – The first shotgun deer season in Iowa opens this coming Saturday (December 7th), while the bow hunting season that’s underway will continue through January 10th. DNR wildlife research ...

  (Radio Iowa) – The Iowa State Highway Patrol’s gradual switch to more fuel efficient vehicles has led to a five percent reduction in the patrol’s fuel use in each of the last two years. Iowa ...

(Radio Iowa) – A team from the University of Iowa has received $125,000 from the National Institutes of Health to study air around frack sand mines in Wisconsin, and around some sites in Iowa where sand is ...

(Radio Iowa) – More information has been released on drowning of two boys Saturday in a farm pond near Prescott. During a news conference today, Corning Fire Chief Donnie Willett and Adams County Sheriff Alan ...

(Radio Iowa) – After five months of declines, the leading indicators for Iowa’s economy show solid growth during November, according to a survey of business leaders in Iowa and eight other Midwestern states. ...

Derailed Train Was Going 82 mph at 30-mph Curve

(ABC News) - A commuter train that derailed over the weekend, killing four passengers, was hurtling at 82 mph as it entered a 30 mph curve, a federal investigator said Monday. But whether the wreck was the result ...