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One dead in Winneshiek County crash

The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office says a man died in single-vehicle crash Saturday morning. It happened just after 7 a.m. Officials say 60-year-old Daniel Murray of Decorah was driving north on Clay Hill Road when his vehicle left the roadway.  Murray was…

posted 2014-11-16 12:49:53 by KXEL

Dubuque police investigate shooting that hurt 2

A shooting in downtown Dubuque that injured two women is being investigated. Police Lt. Pablo Ramirez says 46-year-old Tanya Brisco and 34-year-old Danielle Brown were both wounded shortly before 2 a.m. Saturday. Both women sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the shooting.…

posted 2014-11-16 12:42:33 by KXEL

Waterloo police arrest 2 men on weapons charges

Waterloo police have arrested two men on weapons charges following a traffic stop and search of a home Saturday night. The incident began about 8 p.m. when officers with the Violent Crime Apprehension Team tried to make contact with 24-year-old…

posted 2014-11-16 07:33:41 by KXEL

Iowa readies for second health enrollment period

It's sign-up time again for people looking to buy medical insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act. The second enrollment period runs from Saturday to Feb. 15.  Last year, many people were stymied by a poorly functioning website and widespread…

posted 2014-11-16 07:16:20 by KXEL

Walford man injured in ATV accident

The Linn County Sheriff's Office says a man was injured in an all-terrain vehicle accident on Highway 151 south of Commercial Drive in Walford Saturday night. Sgt. Harvey Hall says the mishap happened at about 9:15 p.m.  Deputies arrived to…

posted 2014-11-16 07:11:49 by KXEL


Dunkerton woman injured in rollover crash

The Black Hawk County Sheriff Office says a Dunkerton woman was injured in a rollover accident Saturday. Sgt. Tom Nichols says the incident happened on Dunkerton Road approximately a half-mile west of Crane Creek.  Road conditions at the time were…

posted 2014-11-15 16:19:03 by KXEL

2 hospitalized in Linn County crash

The Linn County Sheriff's Office says two people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash near Fairfax Saturday morning. Emergency personnel responded to 16th Avenue and 80th Street Southwest at about 11:05 a.m. Sergeant Tim Payne says a northbound 2014…

posted 2014-11-15 14:53:54 by KXEL

Attorneys want to limit info in Tama slaying trial

Attorneys on both sides of Dustin Jefferson's murder case want to limit what information jurors will hear when his trial begins next month. Authorities say the 39-year-old Jefferson either killed or helped kill his wife, Kerry O'Clair Jefferson.  She died…

posted 2014-11-15 14:23:42 by KXEL

Second health insurance enrollment underway

The second open enrollment period for buying health insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act started Saturday. Here are some things to know about the health care enrollment process in Iowa: TIMELINE The second enrollment period to buy insurance on…

posted 2014-11-15 08:21:02 by KXEL

Semi rollover causes Highway 30 detour

The on-ramp from southbound Highway 13 to eastbound Highway 30 in Linn County was closed for several hours Friday night due to an accident. The Linn County Sheriff's Office says a semi driven by 50-year-old Leroy Reyes of Harlingen, Texas…

posted 2014-11-15 07:45:30 by KXEL

Dubuque Police investigate overnight shooting

Police are investigating an overnight shooting at a Dubuque bar. Officers were called to The Mad Hatter at 1902 Central Avenue shortly before 2:00 A.M. Saturday. Officials say two people were injured.  Their wounds were described as non-life threatening. Police…

posted 2014-11-15 07:38:47 by KXEL


Cedar Rapids leaf collection starting to catch up

The City of Cedar Rapids Leaf Vacuum Collection Program has started to catch up. The crews completed collection of the orange group yesterday and collected leaves from the green Monday and Tuesday routes today.  Leaf vacuum trucks will continue to…

posted 2014-11-14 19:33:00 by KXEL