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Women’s College Basketball: No. 12 Cyclones open season with 65-38 win over Omaha

Women’s College Basketball: No. 12 Cyclones open season with 65-38 win over Omaha

AMES – The 12th-ranked Iowa State (1-0) women’s basketball team opened the 2021-22 campaign Thursday morning with a 65-38 win over Omaha (0-1) at Hilton Coliseum. Emily Ryan had nine…

U.S. State Department press briefing for November 5, 2021: War in Africa, buildup of Russian troops at Ukrainian border, Nicaraguan elections

U.S. State Department press briefing for November 5, 2021: War in Africa, buildup of Russian troops at Ukrainian border, Nicaraguan elections

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. State Department held a press briefing on November 5, 2021, touching on subjects ranging from war in Africa, buildup of Russian troops at Ukrainian border,…

Free nurse aide training at NIACC in December 

Free nurse aide training at NIACC in December 

MASON CITY – Looking for a fresh start or different career direction in 2022? North Iowa Area Community College’s new 4-week Nurse Aide training program may be a good fit…

OBIT: Adeline R. Kral

OBIT: Adeline R. Kral

Adeline R. Kral, 98, of Forest City died Wednesday, November 3, 2021 in Lakeville, Minnesota. A funeral mass will be held 10:30 a.m., Saturday, November 6, 2021 at St. James…

OBIT: Kathryn A. Colville

OBIT: Kathryn A. Colville

Kathryn “Kae” Ann Colville, age 98, died peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2021 at her daughter’s home in Marshalltown, IA. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, Nov.…

College Basketball: Iowa opens its season Tuesday against Longwood

College Basketball: Iowa opens its season Tuesday against Longwood

IOWA CITY – The Iowa men’s basketball begins its season Tuesday in a home opener against Longwood. Tipoff is scheduled for 9:05 p.m. (CT) on Mediacom Court at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.…

OBIT: Marlys Wiemers

OBIT: Marlys Wiemers

Marlys Wiemers, age 91 of Gilmore City, passed away Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at her home in Gilmore City. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, November 6, 2021 at…

Estherville woman arrested after allegedly pointing gun at people in car

Estherville woman arrested after allegedly pointing gun at people in car

ESTHERVILLE – An Estherville woman was arrested after allegedly pointing a gun at people in a car driving down a street. On Friday, October 29th during the early morning hours,…

OBIT: Mark Bohle

OBIT: Mark Bohle

Mark Nathan Bohle uttered his last words of profanity on November 1st, 2021. The world has lost a great joke teller and spreader of laughs. A one of a kind…

NIACC’s Vais headed to NJCAA hall of fame

NIACC’s Vais headed to NJCAA hall of fame

MASON CITY – Curtis Vais started the NIACC cross country program in the fall of 2004. The veteran coach said he had to beg then NIACC athletic director Ryan McGuire…