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Colorado man who threw water on U.S. Rep. Steve King sentenced to two years probation

Colorado man who threw water on U.S. Rep. Steve King sentenced to two years probation

SIOUX CITY – A Colorado man who pled guilty on September 23, 2019, in United States District Court in Sioux City after he threw water on Congressman Steve King has…

Congress passes $8.3 billion Coronavirus emergency funding package

Congress passes $8.3 billion Coronavirus emergency funding package

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congress passed a bipartisan $8.3 billion Coronavirus emergency funding package. The bill will allow the federal government to deliver a coordinated, comprehensive response to the Coronavirus…

Mason City’s Kay Kibsgaard wins $15,000 lottery scratch game prize

Mason City’s Kay Kibsgaard wins $15,000 lottery scratch game prize

CLIVE, IOWA — A Mason City woman has won a $15,000 lottery prize. Kay Kibsgaard won the fourth top prize in the Iowa Lottery’s “Cash Multiplied” scratch game. She purchased…

Illegal alien pointing silver gun at motorists who raced into North Iowa sent to prison for 18 years

Illegal alien pointing silver gun at motorists who raced into North Iowa sent to prison for 18 years

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College Baseball: Heller earns 900th career win in rout of Grand View

College Baseball: Heller earns 900th career win in rout of Grand View

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa baseball team pounded out 14 hits — five for extra bases — to defeat Grand View, 14-2, in its Duane Banks Field opener…

OBIT: Janice Eichenberger, 73, of Charles City

OBIT: Janice Eichenberger, 73, of Charles City

Janice Eichenberger, 73, of Charles City, passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City. A funeral service for Janice Eichenberger will be held…

College Wrestling: UNI’s Lujan, Steiert earn top seeds for Big 12 Championships

College Wrestling: UNI’s Lujan, Steiert earn top seeds for Big 12 Championships

IRVING – Taylor Lujan and Bryce Steiert received No. 1 seeds and four other Panthers were ranked in the top four of their brackets in the Pre-Big 12 Championship seeds…

College Basketball: Iowa’s Garza named Naismith Trophy Semifinalist

College Basketball: Iowa’s Garza named Naismith Trophy Semifinalist

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa standout Luka Garza is one of 10 semifinalists for the Naismith Trophy, which is presented annually to the most outstanding player who achieves tremendous…

Iowa makes progress toward reaching postsecondary attainment goal

Iowa makes progress toward reaching postsecondary attainment goal

DES MOINES – Iowa’s postsecondary educational attainment increased to 60.2% in 2019, growing by 2.6% from 57.6% reported in 2018. Iowa Workforce Development’s annual Laborshed Survey indicates an upward trend…

Waterloo bank robber with 47 prior convictions sent to federal prison

Waterloo bank robber with 47 prior convictions sent to  federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo bank robber with a long and violent criminal history was sentenced March 4, 2020, to more than 17 years in federal prison. Steven Lee Sisk,…