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College Football: UNI beaten by North Dakota State, 34-20

College Football: UNI beaten by North Dakota State, 34-20

FARGO, North Dakota – The #12 UNI football team took on the #5 North Dakota State Bison Saturday afternoon, falling 34-20. The loss is the first loss to an FCS…

College Football: #3 Iowa defeats #4 Penn State, 23-30

College Football: #3 Iowa defeats #4 Penn State, 23-30

IOWA CITY – Iowa (6-0, 3-0) defeated Penn State (5-1, 2-1), 23-20, on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa has won 12 consecutive games. The Hawkeyes have outscored their last 12…

College Basketball: Iowa State says goodbye to highly-rated recruit

College Basketball: Iowa State says goodbye to highly-rated recruit

AMES – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach T.J. Otzelberger announced Friday that redshirt freshman Xavier Foster is no longer a member of the program. “We hold our program to…

Lime Creek Nature Center Timber Trot held October 2

Lime Creek Nature Center Timber Trot held October 2

MASON CITY – The Lime Creek Nature Center Timber Trot was held on October 2 at the Lime Creek Conservation Area. The event was sponsored by the Cerro Gordo County…

End of the 2021 water year sees continued drought conditions in Iowa

End of the 2021 water year sees continued drought conditions in Iowa

DES MOINES — The end of September brought the 2021 Water Year to a close, and drought conditions have not improved significantly as the state moves into fall. The “Water…

“Lit” Mississippi felon found sleeping in car along Iowa interstate shoulder sentenced to prison for possessing a firearm

“Lit” Mississippi felon found sleeping in car along Iowa interstate shoulder sentenced to prison for possessing a firearm

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who was found sleeping on the side of Interstate 380 with over three ounces of marijuana and a loaded handgun was sentenced today to more…

OBIT: Brad A Hurst

OBIT: Brad A Hurst

Brad Alan Hurst Sr., age 69, of Schley, Iowa, passed away peacefully on October 1, 2021, at Regional Health Services of Howard County in Cresco, Iowa surrounded by his family.…

Northern Iowa man sentenced to federal prison for guiding and outfitting illegal deer hunts

Northern Iowa man sentenced to federal prison for guiding and outfitting illegal deer hunts

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Northeastern Iowa man who guided and outfitted illegal deer hunts was sentenced on September 23, 2021, to federal prison. Cory Gene Fritzler, age 46, from Lansing,…

OBIT: Linda Schmitt

OBIT: Linda Schmitt

Linda Schmitt, 73, of Charles City, passed away Sunday, October 3, 2021 at UPH Allen Memorial in Waterloo, Iowa. A funeral Mass for Linda Schmitt will be held at 10:30…

Iowa man pleads guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine

Iowa man pleads guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine

SIOUX CITY – A man who possessed with intent to distribute methamphetamine pled guilty September 7, 2021, in federal court in Sioux City. Todd Gruis, 50, from Melvin, Iowa was…

Democratic challenger for Iowa’s first district seat in Congress Liz Mathis reports over $640,000 in first campaign filing

Democratic challenger for Iowa’s first district seat in Congress Liz Mathis reports over $640,000 in first campaign filing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Liz Mathis, lowa State Senator and candidate for Congress in lowa’s 1st Congressional District, announced that her campaign will report raising over $640,000 on her third quarter…

OBIT: John Goossen

OBIT: John Goossen

John Dickinson Goossen, 67, of Iowa Falls, passed away on Wednesday September 29th, 2021 in Newport Beach, California. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Thursday, October 21,…

OBIT: Roberta G. (Renken) Aukes

OBIT: Roberta G. (Renken) Aukes

Roberta G. Aukes, 77, of Wellsburg, Iowa passed away on the evening of Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at the Grand JiVante in Ackley, Iowa surrounded by her loving family. Funeral…