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World War II Veterans Prove Unstoppable, Entering Memorial

Another day, another barricade crossed. Following the example set on Tuesday by a group of fellow veterans from Mississippi, World War II “honor flights” from Missouri, Illinois and Michigan entered the ...

(Radio Iowa) – The ”honor flight” of World War II veterans from the Story County area got to see their national memorial today, despite the federal government shutdown. A Stars and Stripes reporter on ...

(Radio Iowa) – An annual survey by State Farm Insurance on deer/vehicle crashes shows a mixed result for Iowa. State Farm spokesperson, Ann Avery, says they survey their claims and accident reports from ...

(Radio Iowa) – Most Iowans are seeing new choices in fuel at their local gas stations. Many pumps will now have ethanol stickers above two handles instead of just one. Due to a national change in how gasolines ...

(Radio Iowa) – For the first time since the mid-1990s, the federal government is essentially closed as Congress wrangles over funding for the federal health care program. Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley, in his ...

(Radio Iowa) – The exchanges were set up for each state to help individuals and small business owners shop for and buy health insurance coverage. Iowans who got on a computer and logged onto the state exchange ...

(Radio Iowa) – The leaders of Iowa’s two major political parties are engaged in the same war of words as their counterparts in the nation’s capital. Iowa Democratic Party chairman Scott Brennan held a ...

(Radio Iowa) – Iowa farmers have harvested five-percent of the state’s corn and soybean crops, according the latest update from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The mostly dry weather over the last week ...

Government Shutdown Standoff: What Happens Next?

With government departments and agencies officially in shutdown mode this morning, the warring parties on Capitol Hill appear just as entrenched as they did when the standoff started. Senate Majority Leader Harry ...

The Most Surprising Consequences of a Government Shutdown

The government is now in the midst of its first partial government shutdown in almost 18 years and the effects will be felt in some unusual places. From the shuttering of Congress’s barber shop and dry cleaning, ...