When Barbara Woodstra started attending Faith United Church of Christ, she joined the choir immediately.
The central Iowa cycling community will be watching Monday as a vehicular homicide trial starts for an Urbandale man accused of killing a well-known bike store manager while driving drunk.
The organization is among the nonprofits participating in Give Local Des Moines, a crowdfunding event sponsored by The Des Moines Register and the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines.
Trying to decide where to take the family on vacation this year? We have a few ideas.
Conventional fuels have received $500 billion and counting in the last 100 years, dwarfing what renewables have received
Iowa’s Chuck Grassley deserves credit for getting this measure through the U.S. Senate without a single dissenting vote
You can experience plenty of far-flung cultures without even leaving the state.
2005 report says "it is within the discretion of the chair of a committee whether to hold a hearing on a nomination"
Iowa won't fund legitimate responsibilities, yet it pays a "co-governor" with no immediate, critical responsibilities
Save creatures from harm with "Wild Kratts," enjoy teen poet talents and more.
PITTSBURGH — Trial is scheduled to open Monday in the western Pennsylvania robbery and murder of two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker two years ago.
Adam Flack, regional marketing director for the Iowa Events Center, said the issue was most likely caused after additional shows were announced before the tickets even went on sale at 10 a.m.
Rose to Polk County for studying minimum wage increase
The Southern Poverty Law Center has a long history of taking a stand for human dignity and decency
I have been waiting for Sen. Grassley to complete his new protocol for filling judicial appointments by the president
A 200-member private women's group is branching into public advocacy for female candidates.
We pay you to work, don't malinger, don't shirk; we know justice delayed is denied
More than 600 students from across Iowa gathered in our capital city on Monday to compete in National History Day with an array of exhibits, papers and interactive websites they developed over the last few months.
Four Democrats who spoke at their party's district convention revealed sharp contrasts in style and focus.
When Marketa Oliver asked her daughter, 15, what she wanted to do for her "sweet 16" birthday, she got a surprising answer.
Charly Haley is night breaking news reporter for the Register.
The organization is among the nonprofits participating in Give Local Des Moines.
An activist wants to persuade officials in northern Iowa to take down a deer crossing sign that warns about "suicidal deer."
Most all who I know are more than willing to give up some privacy in the hope that lives will be saved
We must urge federal agencies to require thorough environmental impact studies for pipeline projects
Take a road trip to one of these Iowa dining destinations for your fill of food from the Hawkeye state.
A comprehensive list of 100 activities to do around the state this summer.
Scores, stats and standings from across Iowa.
Results from the annual track-and-field showcase at Drake Stadium.