Government policy

State of Iowa takes over CoOportunity Health

Financial problems have lead the state's insurance commissioner to take control of the management of the not-for-profit insurance provider CoOportu ... »

After Sept. 1 schedule ruling, Iowa schools prepare for possible calendar shift

DES MOINES - The school year appears headed for a significant shift.

A new state education department edict may force districts to start th ... »

North Liberty to consider letting urban chickens stay for good

NORTH LIBERTY - Daniela Williams has been raising chickens at her home in a subdivision on the north side of town for about a year.

Her four ... »

24,000 Iowans could lose health insurance subsidies

DES MOINES - Roughly 24,000 Iowans stand to lose hundreds of dollars in annual assistance to pay for their health care, pending a U.S. Supreme Cour ... »