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Mark Nicola started Angelo's Pizza in 2005. Last year, Nicola closed all but his 1310 Grand Avenue West Des Moines location, then moved the business to 1238 Eighth Street in West Des Moines and merged the business with the occupant at the time, Jimmy's on 8th.
A former chief administrative law judge had plenty to say about Iowa Workforce Development Director Teresa Wahlert and nothing good.
A new law in Iowa allows for use of non-psychoactive cannabis oil for the treatment of epilepsy.
Several recent polls have shown a close race in the U.S. Senate contest in the Hawkeye State, and Public Policy Polling adds another one.
An Iowa mayor has resigned from office as he prepares to defend himself against charges he sexually abused two children.
Sorting out who is here and who has left from prior recruiting classes is the easy part.
A 41-year-old Iowa woman has pleaded not guilty to stealing money while managing property in South Sioux City.
Conservation officers with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources have been working to stop the spread of chronic wasting disease for a number of years.
Margaret Johnson, deputy director of the Iowa Public Information Board, conducted a session on Iowa's open meetings and open records laws with the Washington Conservation Board on Aug. 12. The complaints from Dan Ehl of Kalona and Bruce Endris of Hills concerned closed sessions held by the Washington County Conservation Board and go over Iowa's ... (more)
Defensive tackle Darian Cooper posted a Facebook update Monday that indicates he'll miss the upcoming season: "Surgery was a success sorry I couldn't ride with my brothers this season but ima come back even better next season #glorytoGod #hawkeyes ."
"I mean they were just kids. They were 18, 19. My husband landed in Vietnam on his 20th birthday.
Gov. Terry Branstad, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds and Iowa Workforce Development Director Teresa Wahlert announced Monday that Iowa employers who pay into the state unemployment trust fund will see their contributions drop by $108 million when the average jobless insurance tax rate dips from 1.6 percent to 1.2 percent for the 2015 calendar year.
The state Department of Corrections says 22-year-old Melvin William Spencer III was placed on escape status Sunday after he failed to return from a furlough.
A private academy for troubled youths in Clarinda uses a "cut-and-paste, one-size-fits-all" approach to treating and teaching its special education students that deprives them of an adequate education, state officials allege.
The accident happened around 1 a.m. Saturday at a rural intersection about four miles south-southeast of Wall Lake.
Prosecutors in southeast Iowa have asked the Iowa attorney general's office to review the case of a Fort Madison police officer who fatally shot a 27-year-old man.
There aren't many competitive races in the Plains States, but the region features some critical contests that could signal how well Republicans and Democrats are faring across the country.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 03:47 am
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