Mar 25, 2024 - News

The Ear: Little tassels, less hassle

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The family of a man who was fatally stabbed while working at Sonic in Johnston is suing the restaurant's owners claiming gross negligence. (Des Moines Register)

🚨 Fleur Heights nursing home was fined $500 for failing to promptly report that a resident said a CNA had been physically rough. (Iowa Capital Dispatch)

Iowa Attorney General Brenna Bird has refused to pay for rape victims' emergency contraception and abortions for over a year while waiting for an audit of the program. But the office has a completed draft of the audit, public records show. (Des Moines Register)

🥼 Iowa researchers are scrutinizing a recent report that says binge drinking could be contributing to the state's rise in cancer rates. They point to pesticide and nitrate exposure instead. (Iowa Capital Dispatch)

⭐️ Today's headline maker: Craig Cadman of Sioux Rapids.

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