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Iowa stores may soon be allowed to sell CBD

Iowa retailers selling CBD products may finally gain clarity on what is legal in the state, following a bill that passed the Iowa Senate...

After a spike in egg demand, Iowa producers seek pandemic assistance

Despite a recent surge in consumer demand for whole eggs, Iowa's elected leaders are asking the U.S. Department of Agriculture to let egg producers...

DNR denies sand mine’s latest application to export Iowa water

State environmental officials have again denied Pattison Sand Co.'s application to export Iowa water to dry western states. The denial, the third in a series,...

Reynolds: COVID-19 impact on farmers, producers has been ‘devastating’

Iowa’s meatpacking plants are operating at only 80 percent of capacity and livestock producers are facing the “emotional” prospect of euthanizing animals, Gov. Kim...

Cleaner Iowa petitions state to block grocers’ proposed bottle bill overhaul

Iowa should block grocers’ attempt to shift bottle and can redemption from their stores to redemption centers as much as 15 miles away, the...

Hunting, fishing license sales surge amid pandemic

Iowans looking for a break from isolation brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic bought far more hunting and fishing licenses than usual, state records...

Federal coronavirus aid posed barriers to rural small businesses, lawmakers hear

Rural small businesses have largely missed out on federal coronavirus assistance and many may not survive without another round of aid tailored to small-town...

State parks open campsites, restrooms beginning Friday

Just in time for Memorial Day weekend, Iowa state parks will open their cabins and campground restrooms and showers. Kayla Lyon, director of the Iowa...

State panel bans Beaver Creek paddling, snowmobiling in Camp Dodge’s line...

Canoeing, kayaking and snowmobiling will be banned on a northern stretch of Beaver Creek in Johnston because recreationalists are in danger of being injured...

MidAmerican: Wind tax credit extension would protect consumers

MidAmerican Energy said the Trump administration's move to extend renewable energy tax credits beyond the Dec. 31 deadline would protect consumers from potential construction...
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