Iowa 2013 biodiesel production a record

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa set a record for production of biodiesel last year reaching 230 million gallons. The Iowa Renewable Fuels Assoc…

Search for fourth drowning victim resumes

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — Winona County sheriff’s officials are once again using special sonar equipment from Carver County in their search for a…

Sioux City expects damage from ash killer

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A city official says Sioux City can expect up to $11 million in damage when the insect killer of ash trees reaches t…

Pipe bursts at Waterloo wrestling museum

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — An official says no pieces of wrestling history or other memorabilia have been damaged by water that rushed out of a b…

Iowa State Fair trades cash for tickets

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa State Fair will shift to a new system for buying food and drinks this summer. Fair spokeswoman Lori Chappel…