Iowa City man shoots himself, ultimately arrested for felony gun possession

An Iowa City man faces multiple felony charges stemming from a fight involving a gun. According to an Iowa City police arrest report Dante Tyrone Beard, 25, had an...

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Kofi Annan, former U.N. chief and Nobel peace laureate dies at 80

ACCRA/GENEVA (Reuters) — Former U.N. Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan died on Saturday at the age of 80, his foundation said, after decades of championing efforts...

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Former U.S. Rep. Leonard Boswell, an Iowa Democrat whose political career spanned decades, has died, a family spokesman confirmed Friday. Boswell, 84, was found unresponsive in his Decatur County...

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Davenport superintendent Art Tate reprimanded

DAVENPORT — The Iowa Board of Education Examiners has reprimanded Davenport Superintendent Art Tate for intentionally spending more than the state allows school districts to spend, an effort that...

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Linn County Sheriffs pursue white BMW driver wanted from Jones County, still at large

According to a release from the Linn County Sheriff’s Office, a pursuit from Jones County traveling toward Linn County remains ongoing. On August 17, 2018 at noon a 2003...

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Today’s best bets around Siouxland

Today’s top picks from our online calendar. Find more events at siouxcityjournal.com/calendar.

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Sergeant Floyd burial re-enactment highlights historical weekend

SIOUX CITY — Explore an 1804 living-history camp replicating the Lewis and Clark expedition’s stay in present-day Sioux City at the annual Sergeant Floyd Memorial Encampment on Saturday and...

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‘She personified respect’: Residents remember Aretha Franklin’s Sioux City visit

SIOUX CITY — Durinda Aspleaf on Thursday recounted the time she sneaked Aretha Franklin some pre-performance cookies, to the chagrin of the music legend’s manager.

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Former U.S. Rep. Leonard Boswell, an Iowa Democrat whose political career spanned decades, has died, a family spokesman confirmed...