DPS Announces Torch Lighting Ceremony for Special Olympics’ Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg

The Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) has announced to hold a torch lighting ceremony for the 2015 Special Olympics’ Law Enforcement Torch Run Final Leg on Thursday, May 21. The torch lighting event will take place at 9:30 a.m. at the Oran Pape State Office Building. Several law enforcement agencies as well as DPS […]

University of Northern Iowa Offers Athletic Camps

The University of Northern Iowa offers several athletic camps this summer with the purpose of keeping students active. Students from for elementary through high school can take part the camps available for basketball, football, soccer, softball, swimming and volleyball. Attendees will have the opportunities to improve their skills individually through a positive, fun-filled learning experience […]

Blum and Young Introduce Fuel Choice and Deregulation Act

Today, Iowa District 1 Congressman Rod Blum (R) and Iowa District 3 Congressman David Young (R) introduced the House companion to the Fuel Choice and Deregulation Act of 2015 that was originally authored by U.S. Senators Rand Paul (R-KY) and Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley (R) in the senate.  Blum’s office says it would remove the burdensome […]

UNI to Celebrate National Playground Safety Week on April 20-24

The National Program for Playground Safety (NPPS) at the University of Northern Iowa has announced to celebrate National Playground Safety Week to assess the present status of outdoor play spaces. The week will be observed from April 20 to April 24. A project named Assessment of Iowa’s Early Childhood Outdoor Play Environments will be implemented […]

Iowa’s Samantha Logic Selected for Senior CLASS Award in Women’s Basketball

Samantha Logic of the University of Iowa was named yesterday as the recipient for the 2014-15 Senior CLASS Award in NCAA Division I women’s basketball. Women’s basketball coaches, media and fans chose the recipient of the award in a nationwide vote. The award is given to a senior athlete who shows outstanding performances in Division […]

T.J. Otzelberger to Join Iowa State as Assistant Coach Again

T.J. Otzelberger, former Iowa State assistant basketball coach, will rejoin the Cyclones program. Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg made the announcement on Wednesday. WHOtv reports that after serving the University of Washington for the last two seasons as an assistant coach, Otzelberger is returning the previous position as an assistant coach. He worked at […]