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College Football: Iowa thumped by Wisconsin, 27-7

College Football: Iowa thumped by Wisconsin, 27-7

MADISON, WI – Iowa dropped its second Big Ten Conference game in a row Saturday, losing to Wisconsin 27-7/ Wisconsin (5-3, 3-2) defeated Iowa (6-2, 3-2), 27-7, on Saturday at…

OBIT: Beverly Ann Graves

OBIT: Beverly Ann Graves

Beverly Ann Graves (Long), 85, of Dike, IA, passed away on Sunday, October 24, 2021. A few months ago, Bev fell and broke her femur. No real surprise she was…

State of Iowa joins lawsuit challenging vaccine mandates for workers employed by a federal contract

State of Iowa joins lawsuit challenging vaccine mandates for workers employed by a federal contract

DES MOINES –  Governor Reynolds announced Friday that the State of Iowa has joined nine other states in a lawsuit challenging President Biden’s vaccine mandate for all workers employed by…

OBIT: Betty R. Elsberry

OBIT: Betty R. Elsberry

Betty Rae Wilcox was born October 3, 1947 in Fort Dodge, daughter of Raymond and Gladys (Young) Wilcox. She grew up in Lehigh and attended school there in her younger…

OBIT: Jake J. Jackson

OBIT: Jake J. Jackson

Jacob Jay “Jake” Jackson, 47, of Hanlontown, Iowa passed away October 22, 2021. Jake was born on March 31, 1974 in Iowa City to Jacob and Roxanne (McCourt) Jackson. He…

Suspect charged with murder after shooting death of Iowa man at bar

Suspect charged with murder after shooting death of Iowa man at bar

DAVENPORT – A suspect has been charged with murder after the shooting death of an Iowa man at a Davenport bar. The Davenport Police Criminal Investigation Division has charged 28-year-old…

OBIT: Alicia Ann Linderman

OBIT: Alicia Ann Linderman

Alicia Ann Linderman, 31, of Webster City passed away Sunday, October 24, 2021 in Des Moines. A celebration of her life will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.…

OBIT: Irene Evelyn (Lauterbach) Miller

OBIT: Irene Evelyn (Lauterbach) Miller

Irene Evelyn Miller, 95, of Oelwein, Iowa passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 21, 2021 at Arlington Place in Oelwein, Iowa, surrounded by her loving family. Irene Lauterbach was born…

Man shot dead at Ames bar Saturday night

Man shot dead at Ames bar Saturday night

AMES – A man was shot dead at an Ames bar Saturday night. On October 29, 2021, at 11:57 p.m., the Ames Police Department responded to a report of shots…

College Cross Country: Iowa men and women routed in BIG10 Championships

College Cross Country: Iowa men and women routed in BIG10 Championships

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The University of Iowa cross country teams competed at the Big Ten Championships on Friday morning at the Blue/White Golf Course in University Park, Pa. The…

OBIT: Mary Sue Graettinger

OBIT: Mary Sue Graettinger

Mary Sue Graettinger was born in Estherville, Iowa on March 11, 1950, to Al and Violet Graettinger and grew up on the family farm near Graettinger. She was the youngest…

Opinion: Fight the corrupt system and lazy bureaucrats

Opinion: Fight the corrupt system and lazy bureaucrats

Most of you have never had to deal with the State bureaucracy down in Des Moines. In this respect, I have been unfortunate. Unless one is a multi-millionaire who can…

Iowa teen girl arrested after stabbing two other teen girls during brawl

Iowa teen girl  arrested after stabbing two other teen girls during brawl

DUBUQUE – Teens went wild in this Iowa community this week as a brawl erupted and young girls clashed, landing two in the hospital and one in detention. On October…