An Anamosa man is going back to prison for helping to sell stolen guns. Forty-eight-year-old David Miller pleaded guilty to one count of posession of a firearm as a felon and was sentenced to seven years in federal prison. Miller admitted to getting seven stolen guns from another man and taking them to Olin to […]
A singer and songwriter who recorded nearly four dozen top-40 hits is helping aspiring musicians in a northwest Iowa school district. Barry Manilow announced the winners of his Manilow Music Project on stage in Las Vegas. “In second place is Sioux City School District from Sioux City, Iowa,” Manilow said. “They get $20,000 worth of […]
The Des Moines Register reports Casey’s General Stores executives are exploring how automation may help deal with the difficulty in finding part-time employees. Earlier this month, out-going Casey’s CEO Terry Handley touted the company’s “e-commerce” initiative. “As we witness the continued evoluation of the retail landscape and ever-changing consumer habits, we must continue to adapt,” […]
Two former hospital administrators in Manchester were arrested on theft charges this weekend. Former Regional Medical Center CEO Lon Butikofer and former System Fund Development Director Mike Briggs were charged by the Manchester Police Department with first-degree theft. The State Auditor’s Office released a report on an investigation into Regional Medical Center in February. The […]
Federal investigators are looking into the cause of a small plane crash in rural Clayton County. At about 11 a.m. last Thursday, the Clayton County Sheriff was called to the Elkader Airport, on the report of a plane that went down. The pilot, 62-year-old Mark Koehn of Elkader, was attempting to land at the municipal […]