Iowa Republican U.S. Representative Mariannette Miller-Meeks is calling on Congress to, “follow precedent” and dismiss a complaint filed by democrat Rita Hart challenging her win in Iowa’s second district race.
The damage that August’s derecho did to the mountain biking and fat tire biking trails in Cedar Rapids was enormous and wide spread. With their trails covered by giant trees, a group of local cyclists, that are members of the Linn Area Mountain Bike Association, rolled up their sleeves and went to work clearing the trails.
Jerry Burns, convicted of murdering 18-year-old Michelle Martinko in 1979, has hired a lawyer famous for representing one of the subjects in Netflix’s “Making of a Murderer” true crime documentary series to appeal his February 2020 conviction
It’s been one year since the first case of COVID-19 was diagnosed in the United States. The first case was a man in Washington who had traveled to Wuhan, China where the pandemic began. Since then there have been over 24 million cases in our country, 307,000 of them have been right here in Iowa.