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 new group called “Onward Yankton” has been teasing what they have been calling a new initiative for the community.
The amount of sediment flowing into Lewis and Clark Lake from the Niobrara River have groups struggling to find a solution.
National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson is calling on members of Congress not to attach additional clauses to appropriations bills.
National Biodiesel Board leaders are calling on EPA to reconsider their recent decision allowing Argentinian biodiesel imports into the United States under the Renewable Fuel Standard.