Man pleads guilty in Cedar Rapids assault

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A 35-year-old man acquitted in the slaying of a Cedar Rapids cab driver has been convicted in a separate assault c…

Iowa teachers honored at event in Altoona

ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) — Some of Iowa’s top teachers will be honored at an event in Altoona. The state Department of Education says 12 teachers …

Minnesota DNR cracks down on deer baiting

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With citations for deer baiting hitting an all-time high, conservation officers are reminding Minnesota deer hunters …

Remains of Minn. woman finally identified

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has made its first identification of previously unidentified remains as…

St. Cloud gets ninth bishop

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The new head of the Catholic Diocese of St. Cloud says the church must be an instrument of healing. Bishop Donald Ke…