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Coralville Man Drowns After Saving 8-year-old in Iowa River

When an emergency situation happens in the movies, we all think that we'd be the one to jump in and save someone who is in trouble. The kid trapped in a burning building, a person who is hurt in a car accident, someone having a medical issue, etc. -- we all believe we'd be the one to step up and save the day.
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Ashton Kutcher’s Beautiful Face Shaped Look of New Movie

We can all agree that Ashton Kutcher isn't bad to look at, right?. One of the newest films to hit theaters this summer is the dark comedy 'Vengeance.' Written and directed by BJ Novak, better known for his work on 'The Office' this movie follows a journalist and podcaster who is investigating the death and possible murder of a girl that he briefly hooked up with.
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Naomi Judd’s Family Obtain Court Order to Keep Her Death Records Sealed

Naomi Judd's family have obtained a court order that temporarily seals the late country star's death records from public release. NBC News reports that Judd's husband, Larry Strickland, and her two daughters, the Judds singing partner Wynonna Judd and actor Ashley Judd, filed for injunctive relief in Williamson County, Tenn., on Monday (Aug. 1), asking a judge to keep Judd's records sealed from public release after authorities concluded a standard investigation into Judd's death.

Walker Hayes Says Keeping His Young Kids Grounded Is ‘Challenging’ Amid Newfound Success

Walker Hayes is grateful for his recent success, but he admits it can be challenging to keep his kids grounded in the middle of it all. It's been just over a year since a song about Applebee's took the world by storm. After more than a decade in the business, Hayes struck platinum with "Fancy Like," a song detailing simple date nights with his wife, Laney. Couple that with a fun TikTok dance and the song went viral online before spreading to country radio, where it reached No. 1.

Cedar Rapids Pools Slowly Closing Throughout August

It wasn't that long ago that we were talking about when Eastern Iowa pools would open. That announcement is always "a sure sign of summer". Another sure sign of summer is that it goes too quickly and we're now talking about pool closing dates. Bummer. After Cedar Falls announced earlier...

Carly Pearce Had an Epic Moment On Stage Friday in Iowa [WATCH]

On August 2nd, the Mississippi Valley Fair kicked off six days of concerts on the Grandstand stage. Not surprisingly, many of those concerts are country acts, including Dustin Lynch, Brantley Gilbert, Jimmie Allen, and Carly Pearce. On Friday night, August 5th, Carly Pearce took the stage in Iowa, and it...

Back to School Prep: School Supply KIts

As Amazon Associates, we earn on qualifying purchases. There's truly something about the ease of getting everything you need for the new semester in one discounted swoop. Whether it's a new backpack, pens, notebooks or art supplies, I've put together a few options for back-to-school supply bundles to make getting your kids ready to go back to school this fall a breeze!

Elgin Farmer Brings Family Back On The Farm [PHOTO TOUR]

When driving through the countryside just outside of Elgin, it’s easy to miss the driveway for Wenger Family Farms. But those that know where they are looking are welcomed onto a farm that exemplifies care standards, not only to their animals but to the environment. On Thursday, Wenger Family...

TV is Making a Fortune Off Thursday’s Field of Dreams Game

The 2022 edition of the Major League Baseball game at the Field of Dreams in Dyersville is right around the corner, and it's a blockbuster as far as revenue is concerned. According to Sports Business Journal, Fox, which will be televising the game between the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds, is raking in the cash. In mid-July, three-and-a-half weeks before the August 11 game, the network announced the game had already resulted in enough advertising to make it the highest revenue-generating baseball game in network history. Pretty impressive when you consider Fox routinely carries the World Series.

Bad Cases of ‘Corn Sweat’ Are Heating Up Iowa

Midwesterners are no strangers to oppressive summer temperatures. As a native East Coaster, one of the first things I really picked up on when I moved to Iowa was the whiplash-like weather that Iowa has. The winters are bitter and the summers are sweltering. In a recent report, parts of...