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Five Iowa Players Shining As Rookies In The NFL

Five Iowa Players Shining As Rookies In The NFL

Once again during the NFL Draft back in April, Iowa were represented with a number of graduates from college programmes in the state, many of which went in the first…

College Wrestling: Hawkeyes blank Mocs in season opener

College Wrestling: Hawkeyes blank Mocs in season opener

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa Wrestling team opened the 2019-20 season Sunday with a 39-0 shutout of Tennessee-Chattanooga at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The Hawkeyes swept 10 bouts, scoring bonus…

Mason City woman faces felony drunk driving charge

Mason City woman faces felony drunk driving charge

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman is facing a felony drunk driving charge. Sheila Rick, age 31, was arrested by Mason City police Friday morning, November 15, 2019 and…

Women’s College Basketball: UNI downs Iowa, 88-66; Meyer scores 14

Women’s College Basketball: UNI downs Iowa, 88-66; Meyer scores 14

CEDAR FALLS – The Northern Iowa women’s basketball team overcame 14 points from former Mason City Mohawk Megan Meyer and used a 7-1 opening game run to top the Iowa…

College Basketball: Iowa Hawkeyes sign 5 prep athletes

College Basketball: Iowa Hawkeyes sign 5 prep athletes

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced on Monday that Keegan Murray, Kris Murray, Josh Ogundele, Tony Perkins, and Ahron Ulis have signed with…

Two former Twitter employees and a Saudi National charged as acting as illegal agents of Saudi Arabia

Two former Twitter employees and a Saudi National charged as acting as illegal agents of Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three men have been accused of allegedly acting as illegal agents of Saudi Arabia by providing information about Twitter users to representatives of the Kingdom of Saudi…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State women’s basketball inks No. 7 recruiting class

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State women’s basketball inks No. 7 recruiting class

AMES – The Iowa State women’s basketball program and head coach Bill Fennelly announced Wednesday that four consensus Top-100 prospects have signed their letters of intent to play for the…

USDA announces its intent to ensure adequate sugar supply

USDA announces its intent to ensure adequate sugar supply

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that it fully intends to take appropriate actions to ensure an adequate supply of sugar to the U.S. market.…

Women’s College Basketball: Hawkeyes’ 2020-21 recruiting class ranked No. 15 nationally

Women’s College Basketball: Hawkeyes’ 2020-21 recruiting class ranked No. 15 nationally

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa women’s basketball head coach Lisa Bluder announced the 2020-21 signing class on Thursday with Caitlin Clark, Sharon Goodman, Lauren Jensen, and Shateah Wetering signing…

Waterloo felon sent to prison after threatening ex with gun

Waterloo felon sent to prison after threatening ex with gun

CEDAR RAPIDS – A convicted felon who was twice previously convicted of being a felon in possession of a firearm was sentenced November 14, 2019, to nearly seven years in…

College Wrestling: No. 12 Iowa State tops Bucknell 24-15

College Wrestling: No. 12 Iowa State tops Bucknell 24-15

AMES – The No 12 Iowa State wrestling team (1-0, 0-0 Big 12) topped Bucknell (0-2, 0-0 EIWA), 24-15 in the dual season-opener. The Cyclones won six of the 10…

Lime Creek Nature Center is under renovation

Lime Creek Nature Center is under renovation

MASON CITY – Renovations are being completed at the Lime Creek Nature Center. The Lime Creek Nature Center is entering the final phase of their exhibit renovation project. During this…

USDA invests $7.2 million in rural broadband in Iowa and South Dakota

USDA invests $7.2 million in rural broadband in Iowa and South Dakota

HAWARDEN, IOWA – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Under Secretary for Farm Production and Conservation Bill Northey recently announced USDA has invested $7.2 million in high-speed broadband infrastructure that will…

Missouri man sentenced for providing material support to terrorists

Missouri man sentenced for providing material support to terrorists

ST. LOUIS – Ramiz Zijad Hodzic, aka Siki Ramiz Hodzic, 45, of St. Louis County, Missouri, was sentenced to 96 months in prison for conspiring to provide material support to terrorists…

The importance of religious pluralism in 2019

The importance of religious pluralism in 2019

In increasingly divided times, religious pluralism has never been more important. It’s known that many newspapers have different political leanings and agendas; however, sometimes this can result in causing a…

Opinion: Let’s clear the air on Trump

Opinion: Let’s clear the air on Trump

This is what really happened; Trump goes to Russia on the pretense of holding preliminary talks on building a new hotel. Putin books him into a hotel suite that is…