Heard of Made-Rite? If you're from Iowa you have. And if you've eaten at The Iowa Cafe in Mesa, you'd know its Maiden Rite sandwich is a homage to the 86-year-old fast casual restaurant's famous loose meat sandwich. Wait, what's the heck's a loose meat sandwich? "Think of it like a sloppy Joe wit ... More >>
Paul Dedrick Gray (1972-2010) The Internet has blown up over the last hour with news that Slipknot bassist Paul Dedrick Gray has passed away. The 38-year-old musician, better known by his nom de rock as "#2" or "The Pig" was reportedly found dead in a Des Moines hotel room earlier today ... More >>
The nation's largest newspaper chain buys the state's biggest paper -- but will anyone even notice the difference?
Retired Army colonel sets up office to resolve citizen complaints about state government