The Iowa State Education Association wants families to be aware of the risks of the Delta variant with school starting within the next four weeks. The association says all students, vaccinated or not, should wear masks in classrooms and crowded areas this fall.
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds defended her decision to send Iowa State Troopers to the Texas border while talking about their deployment on Wednesday. She described some of the responsibilities troopers fulfilled during their time at the border, and announced those deployed were back in Iowa.
NextEra Energy presented it’s proposal for the use of Linn County conservation land near the northwest side of Palo. NextEra representative Kimberly Dickey said the plan would add a 3,500-acre solar farm.
Iowa City police had a busy weekend following several reports of gunfire over the course of two days that injured three people. Now, police are looking at shootings in previous years to try and prevent gun violence from continuing in Iowa City.
Campers in Our Town Monticello have found a new way to express themselves, no matter their abilities. Camp Courageous is welcoming campers with special needs back to their campgrounds this summer. And now they have a new way to play and communicate through music.