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UPDATE: Sixth-grader killed in Perry shooting identified

UPDATE: Sixth-grader killed in Perry shooting identified

A sixth-grader is dead and six others injured—one critically—after a school shooting at Perry High School in Perry, Iowa. On Friday, authorities identified 11-year-old Ahmir Jolliff as the slain child. His cause of death was three gunshot wounds. The incident happened...

Hawkeye, ISU marching bands among Top 5 in Metallica contest

Hawkeye, ISU marching bands among Top 5 in Metallica contest

Grammy-winning, Hall-of-Fame thrash metal rockers Metallica are making marching band competitions cool for a whole new crowd. In April, the band announced a marching band competition, "For Whom the Band Tolls," offering instruments and equipment music programs at high...

Find the perfect Christmas tree at these 24 Iowa farms

Find the perfect Christmas tree at these 24 Iowa farms

Iowa farmers only plant corn and beans, you say? Tell that to the 100+ Christmas tree farms dotted across Iowa's snowy landscape this time of year, where you can pick out the perfect Scotch pine, white pine, Canaan fir, Douglas fir, Frasier fir, Colorado blue spruce,...

Iowa Republican activist found guilty of voter fraud

Iowa Republican activist found guilty of voter fraud

 A Sioux City Republican activist was found guilty of 52 charges of voter fraud by a 12-person federal jury on Tuesday. According to federal court documents, Kim Phuong Taylor, 49, of Sioux City concocted various election schemes in 2020 to get her husband, Jeremy...