“The special session is designed for a specific purpose, and that purpose should be to address maps and then go home,” Konfrst said. “We should not be using this as an opportunity to pass more partisan political agendas.”
LINN COUNTY LOTTERY WINNER: Officials with the Iowa Lottery announced Friday that a Linn County man had won the $100,000 top prize in the lottery’s ‘$100,000 Mega Crossword’ game. Michael Murphy of Hiawatha won the 10th top prize in the lottery scratch game after purchasing the winning $10 ticket at a Hiawatha business. He claimed his prize Thursday at the lottery’s Cedar Rapids regional office.
SCAM WARNING: Officials with the state Board of Pharmacy say they have been notified by several Iowa pharmacies regarding recent phishing scams.
The callers have spoofed legitimate pharmacy board telephone numbers and requested the name of the pharmacy’s wholesale distributor. The callers state that the board…