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College Basketball: UNI to face second top-25 opponent in St. Bonaventure

College Basketball: UNI to face second top-25 opponent in St. Bonaventure

CEDAR FALLS – UNI men’s basketball (1-3) returns to the floor this weekend to take on its second top-25 opponent in No. 16 St. Bonaventure. The undefeated Bonnies (5-0) were…

OBIT: Ralph “Dick” Bormann

OBIT: Ralph “Dick” Bormann

Ralph Charles Bormann, affectionately nicknamed “Dick” by his siblings, broke the bonds of this world and chains of suffering; entering his eternal resting place on Friday, November 19, 2021 with…

OBIT: Glen Keehn

OBIT: Glen Keehn

Glen Keehn, age 70 of Algona, passed away Friday, November 19, 2021 at the Kossuth Regional Health Center in Algona. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 24, 2021…

OBIT: Richard “Dick” Deist

OBIT: Richard “Dick” Deist

Richard “Dick” Deist, 69, of Charles City, passed away Friday, November 19, 2021 at his home after a long and courageous battle against cancer. A private family funeral Mass for…

College Basketball: Iowa State defeats No. 9 Memphis, 78-59, win Upsie NIT Season Tip-Off title

College Basketball: Iowa State defeats No. 9 Memphis, 78-59, win Upsie NIT Season Tip-Off title

BROOKLYN, NY – Iowa State defeated No. 9 Memphis, 78-59, Friday night to win the Upsie NIT Season Tip-Off title. Gabe Kalscheur (MVP) and Izaiah Brockington were named to the…

College Football: Iowa defeats Nebraska, 28-21, for 7th straight win in series

College Football: Iowa  defeats Nebraska, 28-21, for 7th straight win in series

LINCOLN, NE – Iowa (10-2, 7-2) defeated Nebraska (3-9, 1-8), 28-21, on Friday at Memorial Stadium. Iowa clinched a share of the Big Ten West Division title. Iowa scored the…

OBIT: Thomas Lauritsen

OBIT: Thomas Lauritsen

Thomas Arthur Lauritsen, the son of Arthur and Ruth (McManness) Lauritsen, was born on June 12, 1953 in Estherville, Iowa. He died on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at his home…

OBIT: Janice Grems

OBIT: Janice Grems

Janice F. Grems was born on December 12, 1937 to George and Alvina (Campbell) Grems in Estherville, Iowa. She passed away at Aspire Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Estherville on…

College Basketball: Iowa beats Portland State, 85-51; moves to 6-0 on season

College Basketball: Iowa beats Portland State, 85-51; moves to 6-0 on season

IOWA CITY – Iowa beat Portland State, 85-51, to move to 6-0 on the young season. Keegan Murray, the Big Ten’s leading scorer, led the team in scoring for the…

Women’s College Basketball: No. 13 Iowa State defeats Charlotte at Gulf Coast Showcase

Women’s College Basketball: No. 13 Iowa State defeats Charlotte at Gulf Coast Showcase

AMES – No. 13 Iowa State (5-0) topped Charlotte (1-4) 75-59 in the first game in the Gulf Coast Showcase in Estero, Florida. Iowa State would take the lead off…