18, Apr 2014 - Madison, IA Crime spree suspect to face more federal gun charges
A man facing charges related to a multi-county crime spree is facing additional federal firearms charges that could add up to 30 years in prison if convicted. James Kruger, 36, is charged in Dane, Iowa and Grant counties with numerous counts related to a crime spree in early September that ended in a high-speed chase that included a man he took hostage. Kruger was indicted in September on a ...
18, Apr 2014 - Madison, IA Suspect pulls a gun inside an Iowa courtroom
A security scare at an Iowa courthouse. A suspect pulled a gun in front of the judge at his sentencing hearing on a meth charge.
16, Apr 2014 - Madison, IA Fort Madison's brand-new prison is almost complete
The new Iowa State Penitentiary is almost ready to be occupied. The 44 acre prison is currently in the last stages of construction.
04, Apr 2014 - New Iowa prison nearly ready for prisoners
FORT MADISON, Iowa (AP) -- Iowa's new maximum-security prison in Fort Madison is nearly ready to house prisoners.
04, Apr 2014 - Des Moines, IA New Iowa prison nearly ready for prisoners - ABC5 News Des Moines, IA
FORT MADISON, Iowa (AP) - Iowa's new maximum-security prison in Fort Madison is nearly ready to house prisoners. The Burlington Hawk Eye reports ( http://bit.ly/1gQR6zi ) prison officials expect to move into the new facility sometime in the next few weeks once the State Fire Marshal approves.
03, Apr 2014 - Madison County bans firearms from courthouse
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Officials in Madison County have banned firearms from the courthouse following a gun scare in the building. The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday in favor of the ban. Madison County was the last of 16 counties in its judicial district to enact ...
02, Apr 2014 - UConn makes itself at home in NCAA win at Garden
NEW YORK -- Playing with the swagger of a home team on a neutral court, the Connecticut Huskies turned back the Iowa State Cyclones 81-76 on Friday night in the semifinals of the NCAA East Regional at Madison Square Garden, their "home-away-from-home." UConn (29-8), the seventh seed, faces the winner of Virginia-Michigan State on Sunday for a spot in the Final Four. With a large legion of fans ...
01, Apr 2014 - Fort Madison, IA Fort Madison shooting suspects pleaded guilty in court Friday
Two Burlington, Iowa natives are in court Friday in connection with a shooting in Fort Madison.