Iowans are celebrating the decision of the International Olympic Committee to keep wrestling in the Summer Games in 2020. Former University of Iowa wrestling coach and grappling legend Dan Gable says he’s very happy with the decision by the IOC. Congressman Bruce Braley released a statement in support of the decision, while Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds took to Twitter to say “We did it Iowa!” Gable said the goal now is to become a top five “core sport” for the Olympics.
A 24 hour domestic abuse hotline is now available in Iowa.
The Iowa Environmental Council celebrated 20 years this weekend.
Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer says Russian military moves in Syria are concerning.
ConAgra said this week it will move it;s corporate headquarters from Omaha to Chicago.