Iowa's legislature has quickly put through a bipartisan bill. Trying again to stop people from lying to get onto farms.
Cedar Rapids is preparing for rising river levels.
This week's weather is looking quiet overall, which is just what's needed with many rivers flooding.
Several streets in the area are closed as water levels rise
A nonprofit in Dubuque is celebrating 10 years and hoping to get more volunteers. It's a group called DuRide and it gives rides to senior citizens. "We provide rides for folks 65 and older in Dubuque, East Dubuque, and Asbury who can no longer drive on their own and dont have access to other transportation," Executive Director Greg Orwoll explained.
Specially-trained dogs from Montana are coming to Iowa to help round up a rare and threatened turtle species. The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports that the Bur Oak Land Trust is coordinating the project this spring to help gather the ornate box turtle, Iowa's only native terrestrial turtle.