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Brittany Low recognized as NIACC Pappajohn Center November Entrepreneur of the Month

Brittany Low recognized as NIACC Pappajohn Center November Entrepreneur of the Month

NORTHWOOD – The NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and the North Iowa Area SBDC announced Brittany Low of Fringe & Lace by Brittany as the November 2019 Entrepreneur of the Month. Fringe…

UNI Volleyball advances to MVC Championship Match

UNI Volleyball advances to MVC Championship Match

CEDAR FALLS – The UNI volleyball team took on the Crusaders of Valparaiso in the MVC semifinal match in the McLeod Center on Friday night, the Panthers defeated the Crusaders 3-1…

Has Elizabeth Warren Lost Frontrunner Position?

Has Elizabeth Warren Lost Frontrunner Position?

Is Elizabeth Warren losing steam in Iowa? Recent movement suggests the Democratic race for the 2020 presidential candidacy as switched to Pete Buttigieg in the state. Of course, fortunes can…

College Football: Iowa crushes Nebraska, 27-24

College Football: Iowa crushes Nebraska, 27-24

LINCOLN, NEBRASKA – Iowa (9‐3, 6‐3) defeated Nebraska (5‐7, 3‐6), 27‐24, on Friday at Memorial Stadium to retain the Hy‐Vee Heroes Trophy and ruin Nebraska’s hopes of a bowl game.…

Women’s College Basketball: UNI falls to Alabama, 87-77

Women’s College Basketball: UNI falls to Alabama, 87-77

LAS VEGAS – Alabama rode a second-half surge to an 87-77 win over the previously unbeaten UNI Friday night at the South Point Shootout in Las Vegas. The Panthers outscored…

Women’s College Basketball: Mackenzie Meyer scores career-high 29 in Iowa, 100-72 win over Towson

Women’s College Basketball: Mackenzie Meyer scores career-high 29 in Iowa, 100-72 win over Towson

PUERTO RICO – Mackenzie Meyer, a former Mason City Mohawk led the Iowa Hawkeyes to a 100-72 victory over Towson. The Hawkeyes scored their first 100-point game since North Carolina…

Iowa Supreme Court announces plans for the Chief Justice Mark S. Cady Learning Center

Iowa Supreme Court announces plans for the Chief Justice Mark S. Cady Learning Center

DES MOINES – The Iowa Supreme Court recently announced the initial steps towards creating the Chief Justice Mark S. Cady Learning Center on the first floor of the Judicial Branch…

College Basketball: Iowa State thumped by Seton Hall, 84-76

College Basketball: Iowa State thumped by Seton Hall, 84-76

PARADISE ISLAND –  The Iowa State men’s basketball team (4-3, 0-0 Big 12) fell to No. 13 Seton Hall (6-2, 0-0 Big East) 84-76 in fifth-place game of the Bad…

Panther volleyball players earn MVC recognition

Panther volleyball players earn MVC recognition

CEDAR FALLS – The Missouri Valley Conference announced its post season award winners and the annual ceremony prior to the MVC Volleyball Championship. Head Coach Bobbi Petersen earns her sixth…

College Basketball: Iowa State defeats Alabama, 104-89

College Basketball: Iowa State defeats Alabama, 104-89

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas – Iowa State (4-2) had a break-out shooting game to beat Alabama (2-4) 104-89 in the consolation semifinals of the Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Thursday…

College Basketball: Iowa 72, #12 Texas Tech 61

College Basketball: Iowa 72, #12 Texas Tech 61

LAS VEGAS – Iowa notched a big win against a ranked team Thursday night, knocking off #12 Texas Tech 72-61 in the semifinals of the Las Vegas Invitational. For the second straight…

Fort Dodge tax evader sentenced to 18 months in federal prison

Fort Dodge tax evader sentenced to 18 months in federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Fort Dodge man who failed to pay income taxes for at least five years and then evaded paying back taxes for at least seven years was…

5 Well-Known Student Activists in Modern US Politics

5 Well-Known Student Activists in Modern US Politics

Someone can say that student life is easy and careless. The main goal is to study well. People in college are usually nice and supportive. And if some studying-related problems…

How to Master Social Media in Your Business

How to Master Social Media in Your Business

It can be difficult when starting out in social media if you’re new to this particular marketing and engagement technique; especially if you have already seen a host of other…

5 Tips to Make Moving Office a Stress-Free Experience

5 Tips to Make Moving Office a Stress-Free Experience

Moving to a new office is an exciting experience but it can be a stressful one if you don’t take your time to plan well. There is so much to…

College Basketball: UNI beats South Carolina, 78-72

College Basketball: UNI beats South Carolina, 78-72

CANCUN, MEXICO – The UNI men’s basketball team took on the Gamecocks of South Carolina in the third place game in the Riviera Division at the Cancun Challenge, the Panthers…

DNR responds to semi crash on Highway 20 with leaking diesel fuel

DNR responds to semi crash on Highway 20 with leaking diesel fuel

GRUNDY COUNTY, IOWA – DNR environmental specialists responded to a semi tractor trailer leaking diesel fuel after a crash on November 26 in Grundy County. It happened on Highway 20…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa beats Cincinnati, 69-61, in Puerto Rico

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa beats Cincinnati, 69-61, in Puerto Rico

PUERTO RICO – The Iowa women’s basketball team opened the Puerto Rico Clasico against Cincinnati and notched a 69-61 victory Wednesday. Iowa (3-0) Sophomore Monika Czinano scored a career-high 16…

College Football: Duncan named finalist for Lou Groza Award

College Football: Duncan named finalist for Lou Groza Award

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa kicker Keith Duncan has been named one of three finalists for the Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award. The announcement was made Monday by the…

Iowa bounty hunter sentenced to federal prison for unlawfully transferring a gun to a felon

Iowa bounty hunter sentenced to federal prison for unlawfully transferring a gun to a felon

SIOUX CITY – A Sioux City man, who was a part-time bounty hunter and cement contractor, was sentenced to one month in federal prison on November 22, 2019, for providing…

OBIT: Richard “Rick” Murray, 62, of Floyd

OBIT: Richard “Rick” Murray, 62, of Floyd

Richard “Rick” Murray, 62, of Floyd, passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. A Mass of Christian Burial for Rick…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Laura Parrish as District Court Judge

Gov. Reynolds appoints Laura Parrish as District Court Judge

DES MOINES– Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Laura Parrish as a district court judge in Judicial Election District 1A. Parrish, of Decorah, Iowa, currently practices law with…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Paul Ahlers to the Court of Appeals

Gov. Reynolds appoints Paul Ahlers to the Court of Appeals

DES MOINES– Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced her appointment of Paul Ahlers as a judge of the Iowa Court of Appeals. Ahlers, of Fort Dodge, Iowa, currently serves as a…

Iowa DNR conservation officer and park ranger rescue duck hunters

Iowa DNR conservation officer and park ranger rescue duck hunters

MONONA COUNTY, Iowa — DNR Conservation Officer Gary Sisco and DNR Park Ranger Katie Hoeppner responded to a stranded boat with duck hunters on West Blue Lake, a marsh off…

College Football: Iowa prepares to face Nebraska

College Football: Iowa prepares to face Nebraska

IOWA CITY – The Iowa football team is preparing for its final regular season tis of the season, a road game against Nebraska. University of Iowa Football Media Conference Tuesday,…

OBIT: Kenneth “Ken” Kreis, 61, of Charles City

OBIT: Kenneth “Ken” Kreis, 61, of Charles City

Kenneth “Ken” Kreis, of Charles City, went home to heaven on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 knowing “God is good all the time.” A funeral service for Ken Kreis will be…

Brother of North Iowa scammer sent to prison for protecting his sibling

Brother of North Iowa scammer sent to prison for protecting his sibling

CEDAR RAPIDS – The brother of a North Iowa former investment adviser  – who was convicted for stealing over $2.4 million from his clients and was sent to prison –…

Illegal Mexican worker in Iowa convicted for using fake social security card

Illegal Mexican worker in Iowa convicted for using fake social security card

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Illegal Meixcan woman who used a false identification document and someone else’s social security number was convicted by a jury this week after a one-day trial in…

Gov. Reynolds extends harvest and propane proclamations

Gov. Reynolds extends harvest and propane proclamations

DES MOINES – Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds extended two proclamations relating to the transportation of grain and the hours of service for the delivery of propane. The governor signed a…

College Football: UNI heads to playoffs to take on San Diego

College Football: UNI heads to playoffs to take on San Diego

CEDAR FALLS – Sixth-ranked UNI Football makes its 21st Playoff Appearance and the fifth in six seasons and begins the playoff run by hosting San Diego, the Pioneer League Champions, Saturday…

College Basketball: UNI falls to West Virginia, 60-55

College Basketball: UNI falls to West Virginia, 60-55

CANCUN, MEXICO – The UNI men’s basketball team took on the Mountaineers of West Virginia in the late game of the Cancun Challenge on Tuesday night, falling to the Big…

College Wrestling: Iowa State’s David Carr named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week

College Wrestling: Iowa State’s David Carr named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week

AMES – After an outstanding performance in the Iowa Corn Cy-Hawk Dual, David Carr has been named the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week with his 6-1 victory over No.…

Iowa’s Judicial Nominating Commission now accepting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court

Iowa’s Judicial Nominating Commission now accepting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court

DES MOINES – The State Judicial Nominating Commission, which is responsible for selecting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court, announced today it will begin accepting applications for the…

Mason City airport to get new manager

Mason City airport to get new manager

MASON CITY – The Mason City airport will be getting a new manager. The Mason City Airport announced this week that the Airport Commission has approved the appointment of David…

Person saved from drug overdose at Diamond Jo Casino

Person saved from drug overdose at Diamond Jo Casino

NORTHWOOD – A person was saved from a drug overdose at the Diamond Jo Casino. On November 22, 2019 at approximately 3:44 AM, the Worth County Sheriff’s Office received a…

UN emissions report: Catastrophe looms as world on course for more than 3 degree spike, even if climate commitments are met

UN emissions report: Catastrophe looms as world on course for more than 3 degree spike, even if climate commitments are met

NEW YORK – Even if countries meet commitments made under the 2015 Paris Agreement, the world is heading for a 3.2 degrees Celsius global temperature rise over pre-industrial levels, leading…

Sioux City bank robber sentenced to twelve years in federal prison

Sioux City bank robber sentenced to twelve years in federal prison

SIOUX CITY – A Sioux City man involved in two separate robberies, after several convictions for violent state offenses, was sentenced on November 22, 2019 to twelve years in federal…

DNR and several agencies find missing deer hunter

DNR and several agencies find missing deer hunter

MONROE COUNTY, Iowa – Iowa Department of Natural Resources conservation officers and park rangers responded to a report of a missing deer hunter on November 24 at the Tyrone State…

Gov. Reynolds celebrates Iowa Turkey Industry, pardoning two turkeys

Gov. Reynolds celebrates Iowa Turkey Industry, pardoning two turkeys

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds pardoned two turkeys today at Terrace Hill in Des Moines, continuing a longstanding Thanksgiving tradition celebrating Iowa’s Turkey Industry. Benjamin and Franklin will move…

DNR: IHAP sites help meet the demand for public hunting areas

DNR: IHAP sites help meet the demand for public hunting areas

WEST UNION, IOWA – The winding roads of Fayette County, east of Eldorado, lead to a 130-acre area split by the Turkey River that could be a sneaky-good spot for…

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