Around the State

Around the State

The site of a homicide this morning in Des Moines has a turbulent past. Police were called to 508 Indianola Ave. south of downtown at 3:36 AM New Years Day. An 18 year old died on the scene from...
Check out this animated map that shows the African-American population in Iowa by county since before the Civil War to the first Bush administration. Decennial census data was provided by the National Historical Geographic Information System at the University...
A police officer responding to the scene of an accident was maced Thursday morning in the Merle Hay neighborhood of Des Moines. After committing the assault 25 year old Brandon Bordinat escaped in a black 1998 Toyota Camry with a...
Native Iowan's often fail to realize we live in one of the most convenient places in the country. Did you know Iowa is one of only 15 states that don't require vehicles to pass mechanical inspection or emission tests...
Living out a real life Home Alone scenario is not what one Iowa couple had in mind on Christmas Day. A Cedar Rapids man says his daughter was left alone in Houston by United Airlines after flying unaccompanied from...
Dropping temperatures, slush in the streets and diminishing daylight isn’t going to slow down Iowans in the winter. There are plenty of activities to do in Iowa that will keep you warm and entertained, all season long. Whether you...
An amateur drone filmographer posts his second piece of work, this time capturing NE Cedar Rapids during snow flurries near Mound Farm Dr. Give him a look. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({});
The Freedom From Religion Foundation is making its debut at the Iowa State Capitol to counter a recently installed Christian nativity scene. The centerpiece of its display in Des Moines' most famous building will be a whimsical Bill of Rights...