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Gov. Reynolds announces legal action following Supreme Court decision

DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) - On Tuesday, Governor Kim Reynolds and legislative leaders announced two planned legal actions following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision that the Constitution does not confer any right to abortion. First, Governor Reynolds will urge the Iowa Supreme Court to rehear Planned Parenthood v. Reynolds....
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Ames Fire Department Responds to Apartment Fire

The Ames Fire Department was called to an apartment fire on Monday evening on the city’s west side. At approximately 6:30 p.m., local fire crews were summoned to a reported fire in progress at 4210 Lincoln Swing. Upon arrival, crews found heavy smoke coming from a single apartment. The...

Iowa's Governor wants state abortion limits reconsidered after overturn of Roe v. Wade

DES MOINES, Iowa – As Iowa’s Governor urges state courts to re-examine restrictions on abortion, the state’s Attorney General says he won’t be part of that. Governor Kim Reynolds is asking the Iowa Supreme Court to rehear Planned Parenthood v. Reynolds (known as PPH IV), in light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs. That case concerned a 24-hour waiting period for an abortion. Reynolds say she will also request Iowa courts lift the injunction against enforcement of Iowa’s fetal heartbeat law.

Gov. Reynolds announces legal actions regarding abortion in Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa — Gov. Kim Reynolds announced Tuesday two legal actions following theU.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. I will do whatever it takes to defend the most important freedom there is: the right to life." Reynolds said she will urge the Iowa Supreme...

Iowa governor to pursue abortion restrictions in courts

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said Tuesday that she'll seek to end most abortions in the state by turning to the courts. She'll ask them to relax the legal standard used to evaluate restrictions and to reverse a decision that halted a ban as early as six weeks into a pregnancy. That law bans abortions once cardiac activity can be detected. A state court judge found the 2018 law unconstitutional under previous Iowa Supreme Court rulings.

RECRUITING: Three-star LB to announce decision Wednesday

A three-star linebacker recruit out of Indianapolis, Indiana will announce his college decision over social media on Wednesday. Iowa State target Aycen Stevens announced he would be making his decision between the program in Ames, Virginia Tech, Nebraska and Purdue this Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. CT. Stevens other offers included...

Gov. Reynolds seeks court action to reinstate Iowa's abortion laws

DES MOINES, Iowa — Gov. Kim Reynolds is asking Iowa's courts to take another look at the state's abortion laws following Friday's landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn Roe v. Wade. There are multiple abortion laws referenced in the Tuesday announcement:. A ban on abortion after...

Hawkeye 50 at Boone Speedway, July 25th

BOONE, Iowa—After a successful debut at Boone Speedway in 2021, the World of Outlaws CASE Construction Equipment Late Models return to the Iowa track Monday, July 25, for the Hawkeye 50. The event, originally scheduled for early July, will now kickoff one of the biggest weeks in Late Model...

Adel Fire Department Responds To Fire Call Tuesday Afternoon

The Adel Fire Department responded to a call for a fire Tuesday afternoon in Adel. Fire Chief Braden Nemechek says at approximately 1 p.m. they received a call for a garbage truck that was thought to be on fire. Nemechek says before they arrived the garbage truck driver was able to dump the load, which was the source of the fire, and it was burning in the parking lot next to World Liquor and Tobacco + Vapors just off of Court Street in Adel.

Boone High School Gym Continues to Progress

BOONE, Iowa—Headed toward the July 4th Holiday and quite a bit of progress continues to made on the Boone High School gymnasium. The project will update the gymnasium and will include air conditioning. Work is scheduled to be completed by the time school starts in August. This week, south windows have been installed, ceiling painting is almost complete and gym floor installation will begin.

Iowa State's Purdy honored with Big 12 Sportsmanship Award

(Ames) -- Iowa State’s Brock Purdy has received the 2021-22 Big 12 Sportsmanship Award, the conference announced on Tuesday. The award recognizes student-athletes who displayed an extraordinary degree of sportsmanship, community service and academic achievement. View the complete release from Iowa State athletics linked here.