The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Wednesday, October 02, 2013. Showers and thunderstorms continued to move through parts of the Pacific N…

Evansdale hires first full-time paramedic

EVANSDALE, Iowa (AP) — Evansdale has hired its first full-time paramedic after years of relying on paid, on-call volunteers. Fire Chief Kent…

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan a Hollywood hit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jack Ryan is the sort of American hero that’s been a screen staple since the silent era. Harrison Ford, Alec Baldwin and …