Over the last several years, Dubuque County's childcare workforce has shrunk by 23%, leaving many parents with no reliable way to rejoin the workforce. But a new childcare wage enhancement grant hopes to allow for more flexibility for parents, business, and childcare workers.
When Sue Humphry of Cedar Rapids got an usual letter in the mail, she knew something was off. An organization called the National Police Association is claiming to support increased police patrol within the city.
An eighth grader at Prairie Point Middle School and his mother have been identified as two of the four people killed in a crash in Cedar Rapids on Friday night, according to a letter from the school’s principal.
Ballistics missiles fired by Yemen’s Houthi rebels struck three commercial ships Sunday in the Red Sea, while a U.S. warship shot down three drones in self-defense during the hourslong assault, the U.S. military said. The Iranian-backed Houthis claimed two of the attacks
After seeing snow showers across Eastern Iowa last night and into the morning hours, we stayed partly to mostly sunny throughout the afternoon hours. We will see some cloud cover as we head into the evening and overnight hours.
The Philippine president blamed “foreign terrorists” for a bomb blast that killed four people Sunday, wounded dozens of other Catholic worshippers in the south and sparked a security alarm, including in the capital, Manila, where state forces were put on alert.
Ron DeSantis completed his campaign promise to visit each of Iowa’s 99 counties, crossing a symbolic but also tactical threshold by telling his audience in a central Iowa town “this should show you that I consider myself a servant, not a ruler.”