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Mary Wolfe: Iowa State Rep.’s Sisters Found Dead

Mary Wolfe: Iowa State Rep.’s Sisters Found Dead

By Daryl Nelson February 10, 2014

Sarah and Susan Wolfe, the sisters of Iowa State Rep. Mary Wolfe, were found shot to death inside their Pittsburgh, Pa. home a few days ago, according to the local police. Based on reports from the Allegheny County medical examiner’s …

Dying Inmate Paroled For Hospice Care Dying Inmate Paroled For Hospice Care

Kristina Fetters, now 33-years-old, was convicted of murdering her great-aunt, Arlene Klehm, 73, in 1995 at the age of 14. She was the youngest inmate in Iowa to be serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole. However, after …

McCaughey Septuplets Turn 16 Today McCaughey Septuplets Turn 16 Today

The first septuplets to survive past infancy have turned 16. It was quite a scene when all the seven siblings were delivered by the same mother in 1997. The four boys and 3 girls were conceived as a result of …

Facebook's Iowa Data Center to Be 100% Wind-Powered Facebook's Iowa Data Center to Be 100% Wind-Powered
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When Facebook first announced their newest data center in Altoona, Iowa, they said that it would be among the “most advanced and energy efficient facilities of its kind.” Now, the company says that it will powered, in full, by a …

Sarah Palin: “It’s Time to Stiffen Our Spines” Sarah Palin: “It’s Time to Stiffen Our Spines”
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Sarah Palin had some pretty harsh words for the Republican party yesterday as she spoke at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition’s annual fall banquet. Her words were geared toward the members of the party who agreed to go ahead …

Loretta Lynn “Physically Unable” to Perform Loretta Lynn “Physically Unable” to Perform
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Loretta Lynn, one of the most popular faces in country music for generations, has had to cancel two shows in Iowa due to exhaustion. However, the star is slated to reschedule both shows. “The Coal Miner’s Daughter” singer has recently …

Loretta Lynn Cancels Shows in Iowa Loretta Lynn Cancels Shows in Iowa

It’s bound to happen to every performer at least one time in their career. When touring from city to city around the country, it’s almost inevitable – exhaustion. Now it’s happened to country music legend Loretta Lynn. The singer and …

University of Iowa TA Accidentally Emails Porn University of Iowa TA Accidentally Emails Porn
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This is a great lesson for any teaching assistant that sends emails from the same computer that their homemade porn stash is on–double check your attachments. Always. After a teaching assistant with the University of Iowa forgot to do just …

Gun Permits given to Blind in Iowa Gun Permits given to Blind in Iowa
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Blind Iowa residents are not able to get a driver’s license, but can they carry a gun? Sure. Des Moines Register reports Iowa is allowing people who are legally blind permits that will allow them to carry firearms in public, …

Missing Border Collie Found in Tree Missing Border Collie Found in Tree

All pet owners have experienced the feeling of having their pet go missing at some point or another. Maybe they ran off after another animal, or maybe they are simply venturing out of their normal environment. As a pet owner, …

Another Rural ISP Offers Gigabit Internet Another Rural ISP Offers Gigabit Internet
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Vermont Telecom made headlines in late April when it announced it would bring Google Fiber-like Internet speeds to its customers for only $35 a month. Now another rural ISP has started to offer gigabit Internet, but at a more expensive …

Facebook's Officially Announces New Iowa Data Center Facebook's Officially Announces New Iowa Data Center
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Facebook has officially announced a brand new data center in Altoona, Iowa, which they say will be among the “most advanced and energy efficient facilities of its kind” when it’s completed. The data center will be built with the same …

This 3D Printer May One Day Print Functioning Organs This 3D Printer May One Day Print Functioning Organs
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3D printers are making waves in the world of medicine as researchers continue to advance the technology’s ability to create parts of the human body. The latest 3D printer – coming from the University of Iowa’s Mechanical and Industrial Engineering …

Powerball Winner Has Yet to Come Forward Powerball Winner Has Yet to Come Forward
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The Powerball winner who purchased the magic ticket in Iowa has yet to step forward and claim their prize, according to ABC News. Iowa lottery officials have offered up the following advice to the individual who is literally on the …

Google Politics Show People Are Interested In This Jon Huntsman Fellow Google Politics Show People Are Interested In This Jon Huntsman Fellow

The good citizens of New Hampshire descend upon the voting booths today and, ahead of whatever today’s results may yield (i.e., Mitt Romney wins), Google Elections & Politics has some encouraging news for oft-neglected Republican candidate Jon Huntsman. As you …

Snoop Dogg Knows Prices, Legos Awesomeness, and Iowa Greatness Snoop Dogg Knows Prices, Legos Awesomeness, and Iowa Greatness

A viral video is one that becomes popular though the process of Internet sharing, via social media, sharing sites, or good ‘ole email. Everyday we highlight some of the best that are currently viral and some that are trending that …

Ron Paul Wins First Ever Online Iowa Straw Poll Ron Paul Wins First Ever Online Iowa Straw Poll
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The big Ames straw poll is not until tomorrow, but another straw poll already has a winner. Texas Congressman Ron Paul has won the first ever Online Iowa Straw Poll, and won by a wide margin at that. Out of …