The Local Angle
CityLocal AngleMentioned InContext Link
Algona Steve Doocy (native) Watch Dr. Oz surprise the hosts of 'Fox & Friends' by talking about America's pot 'hypocrisy'  (Sep 19) context
Ames Harrison Barnes (native) Viral Steph Curry-LeBron James dance video happened at Iowa native Harrison Barnes' wedding  (Jul 31) context
Anamosa Marshal Yanda (native) Yanda inactive for Ravens against Browns  (Nov 11) context
Ankeny Larry Noble (resident) Why Ben Carson's appearance in Phoenix was likely a violation of federal law  (Aug 23) context
Ayrshire Peter Dawson (politician) (native) Jordan Spieth will not participate in Rio Olympics  (Jul 11) context
Buffalo Seth Rollins (native) WWE Monday Night RAW Results - Bray Wyatt Vs. Seth Rollins, Finn Balor Vs. Roman Reigns, Goldust  (May 16) context
Burlington Kurt Warner (native) Cardinals president Michael Bidwill sends private jet to pick up Kurt Warner's stranded family  (Aug 04) context
Cascade Greg McDermott (native) Ohio State basketball offers head coaching job to Creighton's Greg McDermott: Report  (Jun 08) context
Cedar Falls Terry Stotts (native) NBA Summer League offers experience, growth for young Portland Trail Blazers  (Jul 16) context
Cedar Rapids Ashton Kutcher (native) Ashton Kutcher Fasted for a Week in the Woods After Demi Moore Divorce: 'I Started to Hallucinate'  (Feb 21) context
Clear Lake Linda Upmeyer (resident) Iowa House Republicans elect leadership, outline priorities  (Nov 16) context
Columbus Junction Tom Sands (resident) Key Iowa lawmaker says he's retiring  (Jun 09) context
Corning Johnny Carson (native) From Carson to Colbert, Kimmel and the Rest: Whatever the Left Dominates, It Ruins  (May 09) context
Council Bluffs David Yost (native) The Power Rangers Introduces Its First Gay Character  (Mar 20) context
Cumming Tom Harkin (native) Watch Tom Harkin Show Delegates How to Sign 'America'  (Jul 26) context
Davenport Seth Rollins (resident) WWE Monday Night RAW Results - Bray Wyatt Vs. Seth Rollins, Finn Balor Vs. Roman Reigns, Goldust  (May 16) context
Roger Craig (American football) (native) Hall of Fame announces 94 modern-era nominees for 2017  (Sep 15) context
Denison James Hansen (native) Scientists issue new 'Warning to Humanity'  (Nov 14) context
Des Moines Jim Inhofe (native) Scott Pruitt's Political Patron Now Questions the EPA Chief's Ethics  (Apr 24) context
Dubuque Bob Holly (resident) CM Punk On What The WWE Locker Room Is Missing  (Sep 09) context
Grinnell Danai Gurira (native) Danai Gurira on 'Black Panther' and the incredible power of Wakanda  (Feb 13) context
Iowa City Nancy Hogshead-Makar (native) How parents can protect their young athletes from the Larry Nassars of the world  (Jan 24) context
Zach Johnson (native) All 156 players in The Open Championship field, ranked  (Jul 13) context
Jefferson George Gallup (native) Voters beware: The perils and promises of polling  (Sep 19) context
Knoxville Edward C. Stone (native) NASA celebrates 40th anniversary of Voyager probes  (Sep 08) context
Leland Terry Branstad (native) Branstad OKs Medicaid oversight mandates  (May 27) context
Marion Christopher Reed (resident) 2 deputies shot in Bellflower; hunt for suspect underway  (Jun 24) context
Marshalltown Ray Young Bear (native) Manning: 'And Then the Dogs Came': Dakota Access Gets Violent, Destroys Graves, Sacred Sites  (Sep 04) context
Mason City Linda Upmeyer (native) Iowa House Republicans elect leadership, outline priorities  (Nov 16) context
Mount Ayr Peggy Whitson (native) NASA astronaut on verge of becoming oldest woman in space  (Nov 16) context
Mount Pleasant Dana Holgorsen (native) Backup QBs at forefront of Oklahoma-West Virginia matchup (Nov 25, 2017)  (Nov 21) context
Muscatine Tom Sands (native) Key Iowa lawmaker says he's retiring  (Jun 09) context
New Hartford Chuck Grassley (native) Grassley rips Trump administration for blowing off certain oversight requests  (Jun 09) context
Newton Sara Haines (native) 'The View' co-host Sara Haines welcomes daughter: 'She's here!'  (Dec 24) context
Orange City Nick Collison (native) NBA roundup: Russell Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Spurs 104-94  (Mar 11) context
Ottumwa Tom Arnold (actor) (native) Tom Arnold Goes On Expletive Filled Rants Against Candace Owens & Gets Accused of Racism  (Apr 23) context
Red Oak Joni Ernst (native) Ernst: Trump 'must have his eyes set on somebody else' for VP  (Jun 16) context
Seymour Jane Wilson (native) Australian aid worker freed 4 months after kidnapping in Afghanistan  (Aug 29) context
Sheldon Bob Vander Plaats (native) Trump meeting with Christian leaders includes 'total phony' Vander Plaats  (Jun 21) context
Sioux City Tony Watson (native) Dodgers' Kenta Maeda pitches seven scoreless innings in win over Braves  (Aug 02) context
Solon Christopher Reed (native) 2 deputies shot in Bellflower; hunt for suspect underway  (Jun 24) context
Spencer Robin Thede (native) What We're Losing with the Cancellation of Comedy Central's 'Nightly Show'  (Aug 16) context
Spirit Lake Bill Northey (resident) Presidential candidates' trade positions concern Iowa agriculture secretary  (Aug 04) context
Storm Lake Steve King (native) White House distances itself from King comments  (Mar 14) context
Truro Kim Reynolds (native) Branstad confirms meeting with Trump  (Dec 06) context
Waterloo Michele Bachmann (native) Michele Bachmann tells televangelist she might run for Al Franken's Senate seat  (Jan 02) context
Waverly A. J. Hinch (native) AJ Hinch Denies TMZ Report He Was in Bar Altercation After World Series Game 1  (Oct 26) context
West Branch Herbert Hoover (native) Fergie joins this list of those who've mangled 'The Star-Spangled Banner'  (Feb 19) context
West Des Moines Peter Hedges (native) 'Manchester By the Sea' filled with famous relatives  (Nov 16) context
Wilton Jeff Kaufmann (resident) Cuccinelli: Trump Camp Threatened To Take Iowa's First In Nation Status  (Jul 19) context
Winterset John Wayne (native) Thursday's Hot Clicks: David Puddy Supports the Team  (Apr 19) context
Winthrop Michelle Monaghan (native) The Wildest, Most Daring Outfits Stars Wore to the 2017 CMA Awards  (Nov 09) context