The city of Dubuque staff are requesting more money to further study the future of the Five Flags Civic Center. The city council is exploring options for upgrading the 40-year-old facility.
Iowa Hawkeyes announcer Gary Dolphin is suspended indefinitely for those comments. It came during Tuesday's broadcast of the Iowa Men's basketball game against Maryland, comparing a black Maryland player to King Kong.
A drive-by shooting in the middle of the afternoon sent one person to the hospital in Cedar Rapids. It happened near the corner of 18th Street and Wilson Avenue.
Victim advocates in Linn County are concerned about the ripple effect of Smollett's allegedly fake hate crime.
The national nursing shortage is hitting a Dubuque nursing home and addressing it might cost taxpayers.
Gary Dolphin was suspended on Friday after referring to a Maryland basketball player as 'King Kong'.