Net worth of most Iowans in Congress modest compared to colleagues

CEDAR RAPIDS - In his 1926 short story, #x201c;The Rich Boy,#x201d; F. Scott Fitzgerald famously wrote: #x201c;Let me tell you about the very rich. ... »

Iowa child, family advocate named to census advisory panel

A longtime Iowa advocate for children and families has been appointed to the U.S. Census Bureau's National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and ... »

Eastern Iowa Republican leader leaves post to endorse Cruz

CEDAR RAPIDS - A member of the Republican Party of Iowa State Central Committee has resigned in order to endorse Texas Sen. Ted Cruz for the party' ... »

Democrats paying for own TV ads in Eastern Iowa, while many GOP candidates using Super PACs

Democrats running for president have paid for nearly all their own Eastern Iowa television ads so far in the lead up to Iowa's first-in-the-nation ... »

New center in Lansing to highlight history, driftless area

LANSING - Ground has been broken on a groundbreaking exhibition center in far northeast Iowa, for a center intended to showcase the interlocking an ... »

Fact Checker: Senate candidate Bob Krause and the Renewable Fuel Standard


#x201c;My opponent Tom Fiegen has come out against the Renewable Fuel Standard and for the end of the corn ethanol industry as w ... »

North Liberty leaders consider renaming Highway 965 through town

NORTH LIBERTY, Iowa - People driving through North Liberty could see some changes in the near future.

The city is starting the discussion to ... »

Iowa City plays catch up with leaf collection after early storm

IOWA CITY - Leaf collection crews were back at it Friday, trying to play catch up after Iowa City suspended the service for last week's snowstorm. ... »

Oversight of DOT contracts questioned

The Iowa Department of Transportation has awarded 47 contracts valued at $1 million or more - more than $168 million worth - since 2013 without app ... »

Trump fourth among Republican hopefuls in new Iowa State poll

CEDAR RAPIDS - He's riding high in many polls but Donald Trump finished fourth in a survey of likely Iowa GOP caucusgoers who chose #x201c;honest a ... »

Judge: Toss WellCare out of Iowa Medicaid program

WellCare of Iowa, one of four companies chosen by state officials to receive lucrative contracts for privately managing Iowa's $4.2 billion Medicai ... »

Iowa DOT testing blue lights on snow plows this winter

CEDAR RAPIDS - Around Iowa, there's still plenty to test when it comes to how best to deal with winter.

At the Iowa Department of Transportat ... »

Legal battles delay Chauncey, add cost to project

IOWA CITY - It was in Jan. 2013 that local developer Marc Moen's Chauncey tower ... »

Transportation projects, schools could transform north Johnson County

NORTH LIBERTY - Transportation changes might dramatically alter the look, use and flow of a part of Johnson County that's being urbanized - a buffe ... »

Poll: Little change in Iowa Democratic caucus race

CEDAR RAPIDS - Despite giving her low grades for handling the economy, likely Iowa Democratic caucusgoers are sticking with Hillary Clinton as thei ... »