Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Tuesday September 09, 2014
Iowa to reduce number of deer licenses
By Erin Murphy, Gazette-Lee Des Moines Bureau
DES MOINES — Fewer does will be hunted this year in Iowa under changes adopted Tuesday b ...
Monday August 04, 2014
In pursuit of butterflies
Editor’s note: Rick Hollis of rural North Liberty is past president and newsletter editor for the Iowa City Bird Club.
Rick Hollis, co ...
Thursday June 19, 2014
New program could boost pheasant totals
A new upland conservation program could put an additional 100,000 rooster pheasants per year into Iowa fields.
“The program has been d ...
Saturday June 14, 2014
No contest on river
HILLS — With the nation’s fastest paddler in the field, the competition was for second Saturday at the Great Iowa River Canoe ...
Sunday June 01, 2014
Gerber a perfect champ
CEDAR FALLS — Austin Gerber of Charles City shot his first perfect 100 score Saturday, and it, coupled with poise in a shootoff with ...
Saturday May 24, 2014
COMMUNITY: My first turkey
Editor’s note: Addilyn Munger is a third-grader in the West Central school district. This is her story about her first turkey.
By Addi ...
Friday May 16, 2014
COMMUNITY: Youth notebook
Robertson captures national title
Jori Robertson of the Iowa Gym-Nest won the Level 9 all around title recently at the Western National gymna ...
Thursday April 10, 2014
Deer disease found in Iowa
The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed the first case of the always fatal chronic wasting disease (CWD) in a wild Iowa deer.
The d ...