Quantcast
Tag archive for ‘Iowa’
By The Dispatch On Thursday, August 15th, 2019
0 Comments

Noel Man, Mahamud Mahamed Charged with Kidnapping Murder Victims Daughter

A Noel, Missouri, man has been charged in federal court with kidnapping the 4-year-old daughter of a woman whose body was discovered in a suitcase last month. Mahamud Tooxoow Mahamed, 37, a Somali national, was More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 13th, 2019
0 Comments

Bernie Sanders doubles down: climate change bigger national security threat than ISIS, Al Qaeda, Trump is an idiot for being skeptical

2020 presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said climate change represents a bigger threat to national security than ISIS or Al Qaeda during a campaign speech in Des Moines, Iowa, Sunday. “Four More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, July 25th, 2019
0 Comments

Iowa Man, Garrett Kelsey Charged with Making Threats to Jewish Organization

Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, William F. Sweeney Jr., the Assistant Director in Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, July 25th, 2019
0 Comments

Campaign Legal Center likens felon voter fees to Jim Crow, ‘Felony disenfranchisement’

FROM THE CLC: 10 million Americans owe more than $50 billion in fines and fees related to criminal convictions Over half of the disenfranchised population is no longer incarcerated and is living in a state that More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
1 Comment

Election 2020: Bernie Sanders cuts hours for staff to get, keep them at $15 per hour

Capitalism 1010 descended on the Bernie Sanders campaign. Sanders pushes for a $15 minimum wage and has announced this weekend he will cut staffers’ hours so that they can effectively be paid a $15-an-hour More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, July 13th, 2019
0 Comments

Chris Young headlines ‘Raised on Country World Tour’ with fall dates set

After launching his USAA sponsored “Raised On Country World Tour 2019” in May, multi-platinum entertainer Chris Young has already played to capacity crowds over the first 12 shows of his headlining tour. And More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, July 11th, 2019
0 Comments

Robert Lewis Sentenced to 30 Years for Conspiracy to Distribute Meth out Boxes of Car Parts

A man who conspired with others to distribute ice methamphetamine was sentenced yesterday to 30 years’ in federal prison. Robert Lewis, age 44, from Janesville, Iowa, received the prison term after an August 22, More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, July 10th, 2019
0 Comments

Cedar Rapids Man, Troy French Pleads Guilty to Possessing Child Pornography

A man who possessed child pornography pled guilty on July 8, 2019, in federal court in Cedar Rapids. Troy French, age 29, from Cedar Rapids, was convicted of one count of possession of child pornography.  At the More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, June 28th, 2019
0 Comments

John Crist sets ‘Immature Thoughts’ tour dates throughout the fall

John Crist’s “Immature Thoughts Tour” will find the headliner trekking to mostly new markets this fall, including the first ever jaunt in Eastern Canada for the standup comedian and internet More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 27th, 2019
2 Comments

Iowa Man, Michael Weddell Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact by Force

United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Sioux City, Iowa, man convicted of Abusive Sexual Contact by Force was sentenced on June 24, 2019, by U.S. District Judge Karen E. Schreier. Photo/Gerd Altmann Michael More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, June 18th, 2019
2 Comments

Washington coach headed to prison for 25 years in kiddie porn case

Special Agent in Charge Brad Bench of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Seattle Field Office and U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran announced today that the former coach More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, June 13th, 2019
1 Comment

Iowa Man, Mark Spicer Pleads Guilty for Interstate Transportation of a Minor for Prostitution

United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced that Mark Spicer, a/k/a Chief, age 24, of Iowa, pleaded guilty in federal court to one count of interstate transportation of an individual under the age of eighteen More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
0 Comments

Cash Burch Guilty of Distributing Meth from Prison is Sentenced to 10 Years

A man who was responsible for distributing pounds of ice methamphetamine while he was in state prison was sentenced May 17, 2019, to ten years in federal prison.drugs Cash Burch, age 35, from Des Moines, Iowa, received More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, May 18th, 2019
1 Comment

North Sioux City Man, Brendon Reed Sentenced to Federal Prison for Bank Robbery

A man who led law enforcement on a high speed chase after robbing a bank was sentenced May 14, 2019 to more than eight years in federal prison. Brendon Daniel Reed, age, 43 from North Sioux City, South Dakota, received More...

By Taylor Reed On Saturday, May 18th, 2019
1 Comment

Mega Con 2019: ‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not!’ teases ‘giant human hair ball’ and new show with Bruce Campbell

‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not!’ has been around for 100 years, starting in 1918 with their founder Robert Ripley who wanted to show the odd and unusual by giving his audience a physical representation More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
1 Comment

Youth Basketball Coach, Gregory Stephen Sentenced to 180 Years for Sexual Exploitation of Children

On May 2, 2019, Gregory Scott Stephen, age 43, of Monticello, Iowa, was sentenced by United States Northern District of Iowa Judge C.J. Williams to 180 years – the maximum statutory penalty – in federal prison, More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
0 Comments

How Are Drug Laws Changing Across the US in 2019?

A law passed by the federal government is only as functional as a state’s agreement to enforce it. That’s why laws passed at the federal level can often have little to no effect on state jurisdictions. More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
0 Comments

Florida Man, Patrick Colvin Sentenced to 10 Years for Unlawfully Possessing a Handgun

A Florida man who formerly lived in Cresco, Iowa, was sentenced today to the maximum possible sentence of ten years in federal prison for unlawfully possessing a firearm. Patrick Colvin, age 29, from Lake Whales, More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, April 9th, 2019
0 Comments

Omaha Woman, Valeria Ramirez Sentenced to Prison for Laundering Drug Money

On April 2, 2019, Valeria Ventura Ramirez, age 48, of Omaha, Nebraska, was sentenced to 24 months in prison to be followed by three years of supervised release for conspiracy to launder money, announced United States More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019
0 Comments

Democrats and Republicans work together to make changes to retirement savings, easier for businesses to offer plans

Lawmakers in both the House and Senate are considering bipartisan bills aimed at making it easier for Americans to save for retirement. This story should be the headline in every retiree heavy state, like Florida More...


Recent Posts

August 19, 2019, Comments Off on

August 19, 2019, Comments Off on

DISPATCH BLOGS

Splash Page logo 300x146 Today in History