Local Mask Mandates Remain in Effect Around Iowa Despite Governor Lifting COVID-19 Mitigation Measures

At 12:01 this morning, the latest of Governor Kim Reynolds' pandemic disaster proclamations went into effect, rescinding previous measures she'd ordered including a limited...

Dowling Catholic Jumps Ahead of Des Moines Public Schools in Race to Vaccinate the...

Despite being set to receive approximately equal amounts of the coronavirus vaccine, Des Moines’ private parochial schools will be able to vaccinate their entire...

Schultz: Porn Tweet Liked by Mistake or as “Intentional Attack”

WARNING: This story includes details and links of a pornographic nature that are probably not safe for work. Thanks to a tip from a perceptive...

Reynolds Targets BLM in Pro-Cop Bill As She Touts Reforms They Forced Her to...

At the annual Condition of the State address last Tuesday, Governor Kim Reynolds proposed her Back the Blue Act, painting it as a bill...

In Wake of Deadly Capitol Riot, Iowa’s Congressional Republicans Stay True to Trumpism

In the time since Wednesday's deadly assault on the United States Capitol by a mob of Trump supporters clinging to the delusion that the...

Trump’s Fascistic Vision for America Comes Home to Roost

“Stand back and stand by,” President Trump's response when asked during a September debate if he would condemn white supremacist and militia groups, came...

Black Lives Matter Protester Sues DMPD Over Her Arrest Last May [Updated]

Update, 1/4: Nicolai and Lynch held a brief press conference on the steps of Polk County Courthouse today after signing and preparing to submit...

Through the Looking-Glass, and the Election Fraud the Iowa GOP Found There

The Electoral College is set to convene Monday to make Joe Biden's victory official, but even this inevitability hasn't stopped Iowa Republican leaders from...

DMPD Promotion Caps Off Year of Council Refusals to Meet BLM Demands

In June, the Des Moines Black Liberation Movement (formerly Black Lives Matter) called for police officer Brian Foster to be arrested, charged with abuse...

Leaders of TestIowa Startup Sold Stock for Big Profits Amid Scrutiny of COVID-19 Test...

Board members and executives at Co-Diagnostics, one of the Utah startups administering the controversial TestIowa COVID-19 program, profited handsomely by selling shares of the...