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  • Friday, November 17, 2017 2:55 PM
    The city of Ankeny will unveil a draft of its new comprehensive plan, called Ankeny Plan 2040, during an open house from 4 to 8 p.m. Dec. 12 at Otter Creek Golf Course’s Pinnacle Club. 

  • Friday, November 17, 2017 11:37 AM
    The Federal Communications Commission approved new rules Thursday to protect consumers from unwanted robocalls, allowing phone companies to proactively block calls that are likely to be fraudulent because they come from certain types of phone numbers.

  • A Closer Look: J. Benjamin Champ
    BY KENT DARR
    Friday, November 17, 2017 6:00 AM
    Ben Champ was named Pleasant Hill city manager in July after serving the city since 2008 in a variety of roles, including as community development director and assistant city manager. 

  • BY PERRY BEEMAN
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:18 PM
    The fight over Bill Northey’s nomination as undersecretary at the U.S. Department of Agriculture has turned into a T-shirt-wearing, letter-writing free-for-all between ethanol and oil interests.

  • BY PERRY BEEMAN
    Wednesday, November 15, 2017 2:17 PM
    The fight over Bill Northey’s nomination as undersecretary at the U.S. Department of Agriculture has turned into a T-shirt-wearing, letter-writing free-for-all between ethanol and oil interests.

  • Wednesday, November 15, 2017 11:31 AM
    Iowa’s largest union for public employees has filed an appeal in a case challenging the state’s new law sharply limiting collective bargaining rights.

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 2:32 PM
    Helen Eddy has been named director of the Polk County Health Department, effective in February with the retirement of current Director Rick Kozin.

  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 11:24 AM
    The fiscal 2019 budgeting cycle will be “tough,” but Gov. Kim Reynolds said Monday she believes there still would be room for reducing Iowa’s income taxes if Congress does so for federal taxes.

  • Friday, November 10, 2017 1:49 PM
    U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue told Iowa farmers today to expect a “bumpy ride” as the Trump administration works to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement — but to look for good results in the end.

  • Friday, November 10, 2017 11:07 AM
    Matt McQuillen has been named Clive city manager, effective Jan. 20 after the retirement of Dennis Henderson, who has served the city for 22 years. McQuillen, who has been assistant city manager in Clive since 2011, was selected from a field of 40 candidates following a regional search by HR OneSource, according to a release.

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 10:39 AM
    More than three-fourths of law school graduates who want to become an Iowa lawyer passed the state’s bar exam this year — significantly higher than 2016, Iowa Judicial Branch data show.

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 10:39 AM
    U.S. Postal Service workers have taken to the sidewalks to protest job cuts at Des Moines' main post office and other postal facilities across the country.

  • BY KENT DARR & PERRY BEEMAN
    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 11:33 AM
    Dallas County voters’ overwhelming approval of a local option sales tax Tuesday has Greater Des Moines leaders talking of a similar vote in Polk County as early as March 6, which would be a special election. 

  • BY KENT DARR & PERRY BEEMAN
    Wednesday, November 8, 2017 11:32 AM
    Dallas County voters’ overwhelming approval of a local option sales tax Tuesday has Greater Des Moines leaders talking of a similar vote in Polk County as early as March 6, which would be a special election. 

  • BY KENT DARR
    Tuesday, November 7, 2017 11:09 AM
    Here’s an alert to Dallas County voters: The eyes of Polk County are upon you today as you vote on the adoption of a penny-on-the-dollar local option sales tax.

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