Two Kansas Men Arrested In Nodaway Homicide

Two men have been arrested in connection with Allen Pafford homicide in Nodaway. Iowa DCI Agents, along with the assistance of the Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Hiawatha Kansas Police Department arrested 41 year old Jon Rubendall and 39 year old James Bost. Both are from Hiawatha, Kansas. On Friday June 26, agents from […]

State of Disaster Emergency in Iowa Extended Up to July 31

In response to the avian flu outbreak, the State of Disaster Emergency in Iowa has been extended until July 31. This is the second extension that Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad announced on Monday. The original disaster declaration was set to end on May 31, which was extended until July 1. Brandstad wrote a letter to […]

Paris Hilton Received The Most Horrible Prank From An Egyptian TV Show

Recently, Paris Hilton was the objective from “Ramez in Control” (“Ramez Wakel Elgaw”), an Egyptian actor Ramez Galal’s prank show, which made Hilton the victim of a terrible hoax. “Ramez in Control” is an Egyptian show. In the YouTube video, you can see that Hilton is going to Dubai to be in the opening event […]

Jared Leto Sent Scary Gifts To His “Suicide Squad” Co-Stars

Jared Leto has raised the bar of giving the grossest gifts after sending a rat and a dead hog to his “Suicide Squad” castmates. According to E!, Leto who is playing the role of The Joker in the upcoming “Suicide Squad,” decided to send obscene gifts to his costars to making up for the entire time […]

Hearing for Illinois Man Accused of Unethical Practices Scheduled

Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart recently announced the hearing schedule for Illinois man accused of Unethical Conduct. The hearing on the denial of Iowa securities licenses and the revocation of insurance licenses for David Gray of East Peoria in Illinois will take place at 9 am on August 28. Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart will […]

Court Bars New York-based Astrology Foundation from Iowa

Polk County District Court Judge Douglas F. Staskal on Thursday ordered the International Astrology Foundation and its principal to stop sending letters permanently to Iowans requesting money in return for help from fictitious psychics. The judge ordered Joseph Meisels and his Brooklyn, New York-based Foundation to refund $13,740 to 78 Iowa consumers who sent money […]

Nominations Called for Betty Grandquist Lifetime Achievement Award

The Iowa Commission on Aging has called for nominations for the 2015 Betty Grandquist Lifetime Achievement Award. Nominations for the prestigious award will be accepted up to July 15. The award recognizes an Iowan who has dedicated a portion of his or her personal or professional life to achieving excellence in the fields of aging […]

Jobless and Injury Benefits for Iowans Increase

The Iowa Workforce Development announced on Thursday that maximum weekly benefits for jobless Iowans and workers injured on the job would increase on July 5. The rise in benefits was caused by an increase in wages covered by unemployment insurance. The average annual wage for insured Iowa workers rose to $42,327.64 in 2014, up from […]

DCI Investigating Death of Iowa County Jail Inmate

The Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is looking into the death of an inmate in the Iowa County Jail, officials said. Ross Allan Emerson hanged himself in an apparent suicide in his cell at 4:54 pm on June 24. After performing CPR immediately, Emerson was sent to Marengo Memorial Hospital where he died. DCI […]