Floyd County sheriff plans to close jail

CHARLES CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Floyd County sheriff intends to close the county jail and send inmates to Mitchell County as a cost-saving mov…

Minnesota town embraces cold weather

EMBARRASS, Minn. (AP) — A tiny township in northeastern Minnesota, that’s often the coldest spot in the state, is taking the latest blast of…

Trial delayed again for Iowa doctor

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A trial has been delayed again for a Council Bluffs doctor charged with sexually abusing a 5-year-old girl. The …