The Iowa Department of Public Health confirmed Iowa’s first death of a child from COVID-19. Few details were provided, other than the child was under the age of 5 and had “significant underlying health conditions.” The death, reported Aug. 23, 2020, happened in June. The case investigation was completed Aug. 6 by the State Medical […]
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First coronavirus death reported in Iowa...
Just hours after offering no new guidelines to prevent the spread of coronavirus in Iowa, the office of Gov. Kim Reynolds reported the first death tied to the virus in the state. Reynolds stressed the need to keep Iowa’s economy going during her press conference today. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and […]
Iowan pleads guilty to possessing protec...
Even as the bald eagle population has rebounded in Iowa and elsewhere, the bird remains a protected species. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is seeking information on the death of one bald eagle near Des Moines. Read on for more from the DNR: The search continues for the party responsible for the death of […]