Iowa Hunter Kills Healthy Grey Wolf

Iowa Hunter Kills Healthy Grey Wolf

Wolves are a protected species in Iowa, but a hunter who mistook one for a coyote has shot and killed a healthy young female. Due to full cooperation with the authorities the hunter has not been cited. The animal was shot back in February in Buchanan County, but DNA tests have now been carried out […]

Iowa Baby Returned to Birth Mother Dies Just Weeks Later

Iowa Baby Returned to Birth Mother Dies Just Weeks Later

Rachel and Heidi McFarland of Iowa were overjoyed when they adopted baby Gabriel.  They cared for their newborn son until Gabriel’s  16-year-old birth mother, Markeya Atkins, changed her mind about raising her son and took him back from the McFarlands. While watching the news one Wednesday last March, just weeks later, the McFarlands learned that […]