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Iowa News Digest

Jun. 14, 2021 15:21 PM EDT

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Iowa. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Des Moines Bureau at 515-243-3281 or apdesmoines@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast,...

Omaha firm seeks to offer flight training in Sioux City

Jun. 14, 2021 10:25 AM EDT

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Omaha aviation company is working to open a center at Sioux City’s airport and offer professional flight training there. Oracle Aviation of Omaha plans to partner with Morningside University to establish a fully-accredited aviation program,...

Aberdeen preps for first LGBTQ pride events

Jun. 11, 2021 13:17 PM EDT

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — The city of Aberdeen is preparing for its first LGBTQ pride events on Saturday night. The Aberdeen News reported Thursday that events will include live music and karaoke outside the Red Rooster Coffee House and a drag show...

Iowa man accused of using homemade chloroform in abduction

Jun. 04, 2021 15:32 PM EDT

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Authorities on Friday arrested an Iowa man accused of hiding in the backseat a Nebraska woman’s car and using zip ties, duct tape and homemade chloroform to abduct the woman and imprison her in a storage shed at his home. Police arrested Zack...

Sioux City man pleads to lesser charge in shooting death

Jun. 02, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Sioux City man admitted that he was one of three people who shot into a house where people were attending a New Year's Eve party, killing one person and injuring three others. Anthony Bauer, 18, pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree murder...

Ex-South Sioux City coach pleads not guilty to sex assault

May. 25, 2021 13:40 PM EDT

DAKOTA CITY, Neb. (AP) — A former northeastern Nebraska coach has pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl who was a student at his school. Nathan Rogers, 25, filed a written plea on Monday to charges of first-degree sexual assault and child abuse,...

Iowa woman pleads guilty in $1.5 million embezzlement

May. 24, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The former manager of a Denison credit union pleaded guilty Monday for her role in an embezzlement that cost the institution nearly $1.5 million. Janine Keim pleaded guilty to making false statements during a hearing in federal court. ...

Teen pleads not guilty to murder in Sioux City killing

May. 24, 2021 16:18 PM EDT

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A teenager charged with first-degree murder and other counts in the fatal shooting of another man in downtown Sioux City has pleaded not guilty. Dwight Evans, 17, pleaded not guilty Monday to the murder count, as well as going armed with intent...

Police: 2 arrested, charged in Sioux City shooting death

May. 03, 2021 13:52 PM EDT

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Two people have been arrested in the killing of a man who was shot after he came to the aid of his girlfriend, who was being attacked by one of the suspects, police in Sioux City said. Martez Harrison, 22, of Sioux City, died after being shot in...

2nd student alleges sex abuse by ex-South Sioux City coach

Apr. 30, 2021 13:32 PM EDT

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) — A former South Sioux City High School assistant football and basketball coach has again been arrested after police say a second student accused him of sexual abuse. Nathan Rogers, 25, was arrested Wednesday and is being held on $1 million...