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College Basketball: Iowa beats Grand Canyon in NCAA Tournament First Round, 86-74

College Basketball: Iowa beats Grand Canyon in NCAA Tournament First Round, 86-74

INDIANAPOLIS – Iowa beat Grand Canyon in the NCAA Tournament First Round, 86-74, Saturday. Iowa has won an NCAA Tournament game each of its last four tournament appearances. Iowa is…

College Football: Hawkeyes announce team awards

College Football: Hawkeyes announce team awards

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa junior center Tyler Linderbaum and junior defensive tackle Daviyon Nixon were named Roy J. Carver Most Valuable Players as the Iowa football program announced…

OBIT: Jay Donald “Pete” Craven

OBIT: Jay Donald “Pete” Craven

Jay Donald “Pete” Craven, 84, died surrounded by his loving family on Monday, March 15, 2021 in his Mason City home. Family will be greeting the public from 5:00pm to…

OBIT: Judy Charlene Olinger

OBIT: Judy Charlene Olinger

Clear Lake – Judy Charlene Olinger, 77, of Mason City, died Tuesday, March 16, 2021, at her home. Arrangements are pending at this time. Judy was born September 22, 1943,…

Senator Amanda Ragan praises American Rescue Plan, calling it “good for Iowa families”

Senator Amanda Ragan praises American Rescue Plan, calling it “good for Iowa families”

The following is a legislative update from State Senator Amanda Ragan, representing portions of Franklin, Butler and Cerro Gordo counties: Women have been especially hard hit by the pandemic. Throughout…

Northern Iowa man gets 50 years in prison for murder after body found in lake

Northern Iowa man gets 50 years in prison for murder after body found in lake

PALO ALTO COUNTY, IOWA – A deceased person was found in a rural Northern Iowa lake in last summer, and now a Northern Iowa man has been sent to prison…

College Wrestling: Iowa’s Lee, Eierman, Kemerer advance to NCAA Finals

College Wrestling: Iowa’s Lee, Eierman, Kemerer advance to NCAA Finals

ST. LOUIS – University of Iowa wrestlers Spencer Lee, Jaydin Eierman and Michael Kemerer advanced to the finals of the 2021 NCAA Championships following semifinal wins Friday night at the…

OBIT: Erma E. Eygabroad

OBIT: Erma E. Eygabroad

Erma E. Eygabroad, 91, of Mason City, passed away Thursday, March 18, 2021 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at the…

Women’s College Basketball: Panthers advance in WNIT

Women’s College Basketball: Panthers advance in WNIT

ROCKFORD, Ill – The Dayton women’s basketball team took a 7-2 lead in the first quarter, but UNI responded with three consecutive three-pointers from Kam Finley to go up 11-7…