TRAIN STRIKES SEMI AT DAKOTA COUNTY CROSSINGDakota County authorities say a truck driver was attempting to turn right at a rural intersection when his vehicle was struck by a train Monday near Homer, Nebraska.
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An Iowa Latino leader says several children from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras who crossed into the U.S. along the southern border are now living in Iowa, but their arrival has been kept quiet to visit web site avoid controversy. “There’s a number of Latino families who have extended family members who are [...]
An internationally known bicycle designer died while riding on RAGBRAI Monday. Sixty-three-year-old Tom Teesdale of West Branch built custom frames for bicycles. University of Iowa professor Steve McGuire taught design classes with Teesdale. “Students just loved his teaching and to this day I’m not sure that they realized how important and [...]
Defending champion Dowling Catholic scored three runs in the cialis india top of the fifth and got a 3 hitter from senior pitcher Claudia Farrell as the second rated Maroons got by number-seven Pleasant Valley 4-1 in a class 5A quarterfinal. Farrell says she was concerned when the game was scoreless heading [...]
Gasoline prices can be impacted by international events, but the military action in Israel and the downing of click here the Malaysian airliner have not led to an increase. Department of Agriculture analyst Harold Hommes says gas prices have been falling. “Basically around a dime from that 3.37 mark here in the [...]