Bacon prices are up

Bringing home the bacon could be costing you a bit more.


Preventing tractor rollovers

Normally when we hear about accidents on the farm, we tend to think about the ones involving grain bins. But as it turns out, tractor rollov…

Herd of cows on Iowa highway causes crash

GILBERTVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a meandering herd of cows on a highway in northeast Iowa caused several vehicles to crash, but no …

3 escape safely from Waterloo house fire

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say three people safely fled a Waterloo house after a fire broke out. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier rep…

Scene of stabbing in Northwood, IA

Neighbors react to stabbing

“There were just all kinds of lights flashing all over the place, sirens, and the helicopter flew over the house,” said Gary Bachtle.


Mental health and violence

After the navy yard shooting in Washington last week, media outlets have been discussing how the shooter’s mental health plays a role in the…