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Hundreds attend service for slain ISU student

Hundreds of people turned out for a memorial service to remember an Iowa State University student from China whose body was found last week in the trunk of her car. About 250 people gathered in a circle on the Iowa…

posted 2014-10-04 15:37:32 by KXEL

Woman reports sexual assault at University of Iowa

The University of Iowa has received another report from a student that she was sexually assaulted on campus — the sixth sexual assault report made since the school year started in August. The woman reported the assault Tuesday, saying she…

posted 2014-10-04 12:33:22 by KXEL

Parents sue, say son abused at Waterloo school

The parents of a boy they say was strapped to a classroom chair with a belt are suing the Waterloo school district. The parents filed the lawsuit against the Waterloo Community School District on Sept. 24 in Black Hawk County.…

posted 2014-10-04 12:30:30 by KXEL

Satellite voting locations set in Black Hawk County

The Election Division of the Black Hawk County Auditor’s Office will operate several satellite absentee voting centers prior to the November 4, 2014 General Election. Satellite voting allows people to vote prior to the election at a location other than…

posted 2014-10-04 07:29:43 by KXEL

UNI to host public information panel on Ebola

The University of Northern Iowa will host a public information panel on the Ebola virus from noon to 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 8, in the College Eye Room in Maucker Union. The discussion will focus on cultural, health, virology and…

posted 2014-10-04 07:27:31 by KXEL

Secretary of state candidates seek new approach

The candidates running to succeed Secretary of State Matt Schultz are trying to distance themselves from his tenure, but for different reasons. Schultz, who is leaving office after serving one four-year term, ran on a platform of tougher voter identification…

posted 2014-10-04 07:22:01 by KXEL

Freeze could end growing season for immature crops

A freeze could stop the growing season in the upper Midwest as far south as Nebraska and Iowa, leaving farmers in a difficult situation because much of the region's corn and soybean fields are not quite ready for harvest. The…

posted 2014-10-04 07:21:09 by KXEL


IRS scam surfaces in Black Hawk County

The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office is warning the public about a telephone scam that has surfaced in the area. The Black Hawk County Communications Center has received over 50 calls from the public Friday stating they received a phone…

posted 2014-10-03 14:27:25 by KXEL

Judge denies lower bond for Holy Cross man in crash

A judge has denied a request to reduce bond for an Iowa man facing vehicular homicide charges in the deaths of four teenagers. Dubuque District Court Judge Todd Geer wrote in an order made public Thursday that he considered multiple…

posted 2014-10-03 13:09:01 by KXEL

Ossian livestock operator to pay EPA penalty

A livestock operator has agreed to pay $7,500 after environmental officials say it violated clean water regulations at its dairy operation in northeast Iowa. The Region 7 office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says E&M Farms, Inc. will pay…

posted 2014-10-03 12:53:38 by KXEL

Man who discarded gun in chase gets prison

A man who discarded a gun while fleeing from police earlier this year has been given prison time. The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Iowa says Harris Ceaser III, of St. Louis, was sentenced Wednesday to more…

posted 2014-10-03 12:45:56 by KXEL

Iowa Air National Guard official to retire

Brig. Gen. Derek Hill, deputy adjutant general of the Iowa Air National Guard, has announced his plans to retire. Officials said in a news release Friday that Hill will step down on Nov. 2.  Col. William D. "Drew" DeHaes will…

posted 2014-10-03 12:01:37 by KXEL