The Latest: Iowa State blows past Illinois 84-68 in Maui
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on the Maui Invitational (all times local):
Talen Horton-Tucker had 26 points and 14 rebounds, Michael Jacobson added 23 points and Iowa State ran away from Illinois in the second half for an 84-68 victory Tuesday in the Maui ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A state audit says the Iowa Department of Natural Resources has been mismanaging a multimillion-dollar fund set up to help oversee Iowa livestock farms and their manure.
The audit report issued Tuesday said the agency improperly transferred money from a fund meant to ...
No. 25 Iowa St has milestones in reach, but K-State up first
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Its winning streak snapped and no longer in contention for a championship, No. 25 Iowa State now has to focus on something else.
That should not be a problem for coach Matt Campbell and his players because they still can go where few Iowa State teams have gone ...
2020 Democratic contenders already eyeing top staff in Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Andrew Turner was driving Iowa’s Democratic candidate for state auditor back to Des Moines last month when a potential presidential contender called to make an introduction. It was one of many such overtures the 23-year-old has fielded.
“I’m hearing from them,” said ...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz caused a stir last week when he intimated that star tight end Noah Fant’s lack of snaps in a loss to Northwestern was due in part because T.J. Hockenson had passed Fant on the depth chart.
The Hawkeyes (7-4, 4-4 Big Ten) corrected course last ...
Top-ranked Duke to face No. 8 Auburn in Maui semis
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — The second day of the Maui Invitational kicks off with loser’s bracket games between Xavier and San Diego State, Iowa State and Illinois.
The marquee games come later.
Top-ranked Duke will put its undefeated Maui Invitational record on the line when it faces ...
Some Iowa puppy mill dogs being moved to other shelters
NORTHWOOD, Iowa (AP) — Officials say some of the nearly 170 dogs seized from a puppy mill in northern Iowa are being placed with shelters and rescue groups across the Midwest.
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals announced Tuesday that dogs have been sent to Iowa ...
Diocese removed Iowa priest after girl reported touching
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A longtime Roman Catholic priest in Iowa has been removed from the ministry indefinitely after a girl complained a year ago that he improperly touched her, a diocese has confirmed.
The fourth-grader alleged that the Rev. Brian Danner of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in ...
Iowa historic building to be torn down, rebuilt after fire
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — A 122-year-old building in southeast Iowa that was damaged by a fire last summer will be torn down, its owner said, citing the high cost of preserving the charred structure.
The Burlington City Council learned of the plan to demolish the Tama Complex on Monday,
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is replacing her legal counsel days after winning a four-year term in office.
Reynolds’ press secretary Brenna Smith confirmed late Monday that attorney Colin Smith has left the office as of Nov. 14.
Brenna Smith says that Windsor ...
Man gets probation for ‘Field of Dreams’ site vandalism
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — A man accused of driving onto and damaging the eastern Iowa baseball field made famous by the 1989 movie “Field of Dreams” must serve two to five years of probation.
Records say woman admitted setting fires for insurance money
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A woman has been accused of setting two fires in Cedar Rapids.
Linn County court records say 48-year-old Carolyn Mittman is charged with two counts of arson. Her attorney didn’t immediately return a call Tuesday from The Associated Press. Mittman’s next court ...
Des Moines council urged to adopt ban on racial profiling
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Des Moines City Council has been urged to adopt a ban on racial profiling by police.
Creation of a civilian review board was among the proposals aired at the council meeting Monday night. The proposals include bans on what were described as “pretextual stops”: ...
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2nd man gets life term for killing of Iowa gender-fluid teen
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — A judge has sentenced a second man to life in prison for the 2016 killing of a gender-fluid Iowa teenager.
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa farmers are nearing the end of this year’s harvest of corn and soybeans.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported Monday that 91 percent of the corn crop had been harvested by Sunday. That matches last year’s harvest but was three days behind the five-year ...
Woman files ethics complaint against state Sen. Boulton
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A woman has filed an ethics complaint against Iowa legislator Nate Boulton, detailing allegations she initially made in May that led the lawmaker to drop his campaign for governor.
Iowa doctors hesitant about new medical marijuana program
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Only about 325 of Iowa’s 7,000 doctors have certified people for the state’s new medical marijuana program, in part because many are uneasy about their role in the system.
Doctors certify that patients have qualifying medical conditions but don’t prescribe medical ...
Man imprisoned for neglect of wife’s disabled daughter
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport man whose wife’s intellectually disabled daughter was always locked in a bedroom has been given 10 years in prison.
Woman rescued after breaking through pond ice in north Iowa
CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say police officers rescued a woman who’d fallen through ice on a pond while trying to retrieve her dog.
The Clear Lake Fire Department says in a news release that 28-year-old Kelsey Boehnke went onto Fieldstone Pond to get her dog a little after 3:30 ...
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a man was injured in a fire that destroyed a detached garage at his home in Cedar Rapids.
Firefighters were dispatched to the residence a little before 4 p.m. Saturday. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says Aaron Wyatt was working on a vehicle in ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Bridget Carleton and Ines Nezerwa had 15 points each and Iowa State dominated throughout to beat No. 24 Miami 75-52 in the Preseason WNIT championship on Sunday.
Iowa State pulled away to its largest lead with a 14-2 run to get to 70-44 on Nezerwa’s layup with 5:38 left ...
Iowa 4-H head fired after push to drop discrimination rule
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Government documents and emails show that Iowa’s top 4-H leader was fired earlier this year after a proposed policy discouraging discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender was withdrawn.
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Navy says it has commissioned the USS Sioux City into service.
The Navy said in a news release that the combat ship was placed into active service on Saturday at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
It’s the nation’s sixth littoral ...
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WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Cathy McRoberts knows the anguish families endure when a baby is born premature. She lived it when her granddaughter didn’t survive after being born with only 28 weeks and 6 days in the womb.
Now she’s healing her broken heart by providing some light to other families ...
BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — Wisconsin’s Chaz Myhre and Steve Stoll love to entertain and a great evening for them is filled with friends, food and good conversation. So it is not surprising that after they relocated to Burlington in 2013, they decided to build a business on their party ...
No. 13 Texas defense smothers No. 18 Iowa State 24-10
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Longhorns are on a late-season stampede toward the Big 12 title game. And given how things are unfolding around them and a sudden resurgence on defense, they like where they stand.
Now if only quarterback Sam Ehlinger’s throwing shoulder will hold ...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Megan Gustafson had her 58th career double-double and Hannah Stewart had 15 points, seven rebounds and six assists to help No. 13 Iowa beat North Carolina Central 106-39 on Saturday night.
Gustafson finished with 20 points, on 9-of-13 shooting, 10 rebounds and two ...
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Eli Dunne passed for 227 yards and a pair of touchdowns, and Korby Sander had two takeaways as Northern Iowa ended its season with a 37-0 shutout of Missouri State on Saturday.
Sander, who led with 13 tackles, headed a defense that held Missouri State to nine first ...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Nate Stanley passed for 178 yards and three touchdowns while Mekhi Sargent and Toren Young added two rushing touchdowns each as Iowa rolled over Illinois 63-0 on Saturday.
It tied the largest margin of defeat in Illinois history, matching a 63-0 loss to the ...
UNI, Old Dominion advance to 4th-place game at Paradise Jam
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Northern Iowa’s players knew they let a winning opportunity slip by Friday.
The Panthers didn’t let it happen again Saturday, holding off a late challenge from Eastern Kentucky for a 90-85 victory in the consolation round of the Paradise Jam ...
The Latest: Northern Iowa holds off EKU at Paradise Jam
ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — The Latest on the Paradise Jam (all times local):
A.J. Green scored 23 points, and Northern Iowa held off a late challenge to beat Eastern Kentucky 90-85 Saturday in the consolation round of the Paradise Jam tournament.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Nick McGlynn scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Drake beat Texas State 75-69 on Saturday.
McGlynn was one of five Drake (2-1) players to score in double figures. Nick Norton had 15 points and passed out nine assists, Brady Ellingson scored 13 and D.J. ...
Autopsy: Carbon monoxide found in 4 killed in plane crash
GUTHRIE CENTER, Iowa (AP) — Preliminary autopsy results show four people who died in a small plane crash in central Iowa earlier this month were suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning.
Television station KCCI reports that the Iowa State Medical ...
Patrol: Pregnant woman, toddler killed in Iowa crash
OSCEOLA, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa State Patrol says a pregnant woman and her 2-year-old stepson have died in a crash in south-central Iowa.
Television station KCRG reports that the crash happened Friday evening in Clarke County, about 9 miles south of ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A former northeastern Iowa high school teacher arrested in April for being drunk at work has had his teaching license suspended.
Construction of Dubuque skate park nears completion
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — Community organizers and city staffers look excitedly at the other side of winter when the skate park at Dubuque’s Flora Park is set to be completed, 13 years after the idea was conceived.
As temperatures continue to drop, folks can see that in the past few months, ...
Iowa middle school student raises money for pet oxygen masks
LE MARS, Iowa (AP) — To say Brooklyn Bockelmann loves dogs might be an understatement.
Dressed in leggings covered with dog images, socks that feature dogs and a hoodie promoting animal adoption, the 14-year-old Le Mars eighth-grader leaves no doubt about her love for dogs.
She knows ...
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NEW YORK (AP) — Iowa learned a lot last season. The Hawkeyes are putting those lessons to good use right now.
Tyler Cook scored 26 points, Luka Garza had 22 and Iowa beat Connecticut 91-72 in the 2K Classic championship game on Friday night.
The Hawkeyes went 14-19 last season, ...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the 2K Classic (all times local):
Luka Garza scored 18 of his 22 points in the first half, and Iowa beat Connecticut 91-72 in the 2K Classic championship game on Friday night.
Garza was named MVP of the tournament. He also joined Tyler ...
Authorities ID 2 killed, 1 injured in eastern Iowa crash
SOLON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have identified two people killed in an eastern Iowa collision.
The crash occurred around 8:30 p.m. Thursday on Iowa Highway 1, just south of Solon in Johnson County. The
NEVADA, Iowa (AP) — DuPont has agreed to repay Iowa $10.5 million in incentives it received.
The news of the settlement come a year after the company announced it was seeking a buyer for its 30-million gallon, $400 million cellulosic ethanol plant in central Iowa.
The Des Moines ...
Iowa Supreme Court justice battling cancer to resign
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Supreme Court Justice Daryl Hecht, who has been receiving treatment for skin cancer, will resign from the high court.
The court made the announcement in a news release Friday. Hecht’s resignation is effective Dec. 13.
Hecht, of Sloan, resumed hearing ...
Purdy leading Iowa State into key Big 12 game with Texas
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Ask Texas about Iowa State’s young quarterback Brock Purdy and the answers, from head coach to players, come quick.
“He’s undefeated,” Longhorns coach Tom Herman said.
“He’s mobile. He can throw,” defensive end Charles Omenihu said. “He’s 5-0.”
Purdy sure ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is using a pesticide that has been linked to Parkinson’s disease to eliminate undesirable fish from a Des Moines lake as part of a decade-long effort to improve the habitat and water quality.
Rotenone was applied Tuesday to ...
FAIRBANK, Iowa (AP) — Developers of three northeast Iowa wind turbine towers have lost another round in their battle to keep them up or rebuild them.
Iowa unemployment rate drops slightly to 2.4 percent
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa’s unemployment rate has dropped slightly to 2.4 percent in October, the lowest in the state in more than 18 years.
Iowa Workforce Development released the figures Friday, showing the unemployment rate had fallen from 2.5 percent in September. Iowa’s ...