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Is There a Route Back to the UFC’s Welterweight Title for Bettendorf Native, Robbie Lawler?

During the mid-2000s, there can be no doubts that the Iowa native, Robbie Lawler, was one of the scariest MMA fighters on the planet. Aptly nicknamed Ruthless, the 38-year-old defeated…

Legislative update from House District 54 Rep. Shannon Latham

Legislative update from House District 54 Rep. Shannon Latham

The following is a legislative update from Representative Shanon Latham, Iowa House District 54, covering portions of Cerro Gordo, Butler and Franklin counties: To the People of House District 54…

Women’s College Basketball: Cyclones rally past Kansas, 84-82

Women’s College Basketball: Cyclones rally past Kansas, 84-82

AMES – Iowa State (14-8, 10-5 Big 12) rallied in the fourth quarter to get past Kansas (7-12, 3-10 Big 12) 84-82 Wednesday night at Allen Fieldhouse. Bill Fennelly’s Cyclones…

Opinion: GOP unemployment legislation pending in Iowa hurts those out of work

Opinion: GOP unemployment legislation pending in Iowa hurts those out of work

Many Iowans have experienced filing for unemployment for the first time this year. As a result, many Iowans now realize just how important this lifeline can be for working people…

OBIT: OJ Houston Jr.

OBIT: OJ Houston Jr.

On Saturday, January 30th, 2021 at 33 years of age, OJ Houston, Jr. passed away, ending his lifelong battle of depression. A visitation will be held Thursday, February 25, 2021…

OBIT: Arthur H. Kalvig

OBIT: Arthur H. Kalvig

Arthur Henry Kalvig, 92, of Northwood passed away peacefully Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at the IOOF home in Mason City. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 p.m. Sunday, February 21,…

Opinion: Let’s work together to make Iowa public schools great again

Opinion: Let’s work together to make Iowa public schools great again

By Sen. Zach Wahls and Rep. Todd Prichard Public education has long been the foundation of our state. For generations, Iowans could count on a great public education from Iowa…

OBIT: Larry L. Wright

OBIT: Larry L. Wright

Larry L. Wright, 78, of Northwood passed away Wednesday, February 17, 2021 in Fort Myers, FL. A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held in the near future.…

Ways to Make the Most of Your Outdoor Space 

Ways to Make the Most of Your Outdoor Space 

The past year has made people appreciate any outside space that they are lucky enough to have at home. With the room that you have available to you, it is…