A southeast Iowa board of supervisors has cleared the way for solar power projects to proceed. The Hawk Eye reports that the Louisa County board on Tuesday approved zoning ordinance and other amendments that will guide construction of a 350,000-panel solar power farm being developed south of Wapello.
The brother of a man standing trial for a third time in a decades-old double murder case says he committed the murders alone, without the help of defendant Mark Lankford. The Idaho Press reports Bryan Lankford gave the testimony Monday in his brother's trial. Bryan, who is serving a life sentence in connection with the killings of U.S. Marine Capt. Robert Bravence and his wife, Cheryl Bravence, has claimed he acted alone in the killings before. But he's also previously recanted that claim.
Keith Ridler, Associated Press | PostedSep 17th - 11:50am
A Texas company that made Idaho a natural gas and oil-producing state but is facing a federal lawsuit from disgruntled royalty recipients as well as an investigation by Idaho authorities involving production records has filed for bankruptcy protection.