Maddie Poppe Knew She Won American Idol Before America Did
There was even a hint to the TV audience that Maddie knew she was the winner.
C.R. Business: $10,000 Reward For Info On Theft Suspects [PHOTOS]
The three are suspected of stealing thousands of dollars in tools during a Cedar Rapids break-in and the business is offering a $10,000 reward.
It Was Love At First Sight For Caleb Hutchinson & Maddie Poppe
The American Idol winner and runner-up fell in love instantly... at least one of them did.
Benton County Deaths Ruled Murder-Suicide
Authorities say a woman committed suicide and also murdered her son at the same time.
Iowa Man Finds 23 Pounds of Morel Mushrooms Under ONE Tree-VIDEO
You could look for morel mushrooms your entire life and not find as many as this guy did. 23.25 pounds... all under one tree!
Maddie Poppe Wins 'American Idol!' [VIDEO]
Maddie took home the crown in a 2-hour finale that included two BIG surprises in its final hour.
Does Social Media Tell Us Who Will Win 'American Idol?'
The vote is done. Now we wait. In what amounts to a popularity contest, the social media numbers may tell us who will win.
Abducted Child Found Safe in Eastern Iowa, Parents Arrested
Authorities told us yesterday they were concerned for the wellbeing of a child taken by her parents. Thankfully, she's now safe.
10 Iowa Puppy Mills On Humane Society's "Horrible Hundred"
Iowa has more on the list than any other state except Missouri and Ohio.
Law Enforcement Concerned For Missing Child Seen in Iowa
The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is asking for help locating a missing 2-year-old who was seen in Iowa this week.
American Idol Finale Features Voting Change & Special Guests
The show will also include footage from the top three's Hometown Visits, including Maddie Poppe's return to Clarksville and Allison, Iowa.
Three Injured In Separate Motorcycle Accidents In Linn County
A 12-hour period Tuesday saw three separate motorcycle accidents in Linn County and left cyclists with serious to life-threatening injuries.
Iowa Goes Wild For Maddie Poppe As She Returns Home
You knew there were going to be a lot of people in Butler County for Maddie Poppe's return, but even she was astounded by the turnout.
Very Different Kind of Puppy Found Along Busy Road
It's still called a pup, but you probably wouldn't want to take this one home.
Iowa Has Had Six F5 Tornadoes; Two Were 50 Years Ago Today
18 people were killed and more than 600 injured by two different F5 tornadoes in eastern Iowa on May 15, 1968.
Iowa's Oddest-Named Town Is Also The Hardest To Pronounce
The state of Iowa has some really strangely named towns, but this one is the winner for the oddest of all.
Police Say Linn County Drivers Getting Bad Advice From Their GPS
If your GPS tells you to turn in a certain spot in Linn County, DO NOT do it.
Maddie Poppe Is IN The American Idol Finale! [VIDEOS]
Ryan Seacrest called Maddie "Iowa's own" before her opening performance Sunday night. The entire state has been behind her and tonight, she moved into the finals as the dream took another step toward reality.
Central Iowa Man Shot By His Dog
Thankfully the man will be fine but, believe it or not, this isn't the first time this has happened.
Cedar Rapids Fire That Sent 8 To Hospital Was Intentionally Set
Cedar Rapids firefighters battled the two-alarm blaze early this morning and now say the fire was intentional.