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No. 13 Iowa State tops UMass to win Gulf Coast Showcase Championship

No. 13 Iowa State tops UMass to win Gulf Coast Showcase Championship

ESTERO, Florida – No. 13 Iowa State (7-0) closed out the Gulf Coast Showcase with a tough 76-71 win over UMass (7-1) to grab the Gulf Coast Showcase Championship. The…

OBIT: Thomas F. Felton

OBIT: Thomas F. Felton

Thomas F. Felton, 82 of Mason City and formerly of New Hampton passed away Monday, November 22, 2021 at the Good Shepherd Health Center in Mason City. A memorial service…

OBIT: Louise J. McPhail

OBIT: Louise J. McPhail

Louise J. McPhail, 97 of Osage and formerly of Mason City passed away peacefully Sunday, November 21, 2021 at the Faith Lutheran Home in Osage. A graveside service will be…

OBIT: Terry Joseph Simon

OBIT: Terry Joseph Simon

Terry Joseph Simon, 51, of Hastings, MN, died Thursday, November 18, 2021, at United Hospital in St. Paul, MN. Terry was born January 22, 1970, the son of Wilbur and…

Fire reported at Rockford hog facility

Fire reported at Rockford hog facility

ROCKFORD – A fire was reported at a Rockford hog facility Saturday night. Area fire departments were out late Saturday night into early Sunday morning assisting Rockford Fire with a…

College Football: Iowa wins Big Ten West Title, will face Michigan in conference championship game Saturday

College Football: Iowa wins Big Ten West Title, will face Michigan in conference championship game Saturday

INDIANAPOLIS – The Iowa Hawkeyes and Michigan Wolverines are set to meet in the 2021 Big Ten Football Championship Game presented by Discover, which will be played at 8 p.m.…

OBIT: Marlyn Quastad

OBIT: Marlyn Quastad

Marlyn Quastad, son of Adolph and Regina (Carson) Quastad, was born at home in Armstrong, Iowa on February 3, 1933. He passed away at his home in Armstrong, Iowa on…

Northern Iowa man busted with 2.75 pounds of pure meth faces 145 months in prison

Northern Iowa man busted with 2.75 pounds of pure meth faces 145 months in prison

SIOUX CITY – A Northern Iowa man who with 2.75 pounds of pure meth was sentenced on November 22, 2021, in federal court in Sioux City. Cory Mackey, 34, from…

College Basketball: UNI knocks off #16 St. Bonaventure, 90-80

College Basketball: UNI knocks off #16 St. Bonaventure, 90-80

ALLEGANY, N.Y – UNI men’s basketball knocked off its first ranked opponent of the year with a 90-80 win over No. 16 St. Bonaventure. The Panthers (2-3) handed the Bonnies…

OBIT: Luella Lickteig

OBIT: Luella Lickteig

A funeral Mass for Luella will be celebrated at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at Divine Mercy Parish ~ St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona. Visitation will be…

Beautiful the Carole King Musical to be performed at NIACC at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, December 6th, 2021

Beautiful the Carole King Musical to be performed at NIACC at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, December 6th, 2021

Beautiful the Carole King Musical is scheduled to be performed at the North Iowa Community Auditorium on the NIACC campus at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, December 6th, 2021. This presentation…

Fort Dodge man involved in distribution of more than 100 pounds of meth pleads guilty to federal crimes

Fort Dodge man involved in distribution of more than 100 pounds of meth pleads guilty to federal crimes

SIOUX CITY – A man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine pled guilty on November 18, 2021, in federal court in Sioux City. Demarcus Foy, 31, from Fort Dodge, Iowa, was…

OBIT: Daniel “Louie” Malkmus

OBIT: Daniel “Louie” Malkmus

Daniel “Louie” Malkmus, age 59 of Dakota City formerly of Livermore, passed away Sunday, November 21, 2021 at the West Bend Health and Rehab in West Bend. Mass of Christian…

Women’s College Basketball: Panthers falls to Creighton, 72-79

Women’s College Basketball: Panthers falls to Creighton, 72-79

OMAHA, Nebraska – In a game where neither team had more than a 10-point lead, the Panthers weren’t able to stop the Creighton Bluejays second-half offense falling 72-79. It was…

Women’s College Basketball: No. 13 ISU routs Penn State, 93-59; advances to GCS Championship

Women’s College Basketball: No. 13 ISU routs Penn State, 93-59; advances to GCS Championship

ESTERO, Florida – No. 13 Iowa State (6-0) cruised past Penn State (4-2), 93-59, to advance to the Gulf Coast Showcase Championship game in Estero, Florida. Competing with a limited…

College Football: UNI ousted from playoffs, losing to Eastern Washington, 19-9

College Football: UNI ousted from playoffs, losing to Eastern Washington, 19-9

CHENEY, Wash. – UNI football’s run in the FCS Championships ended with a 19-9 loss to No. 4 Eastern Washington. EWU (10-2) led all four quarters. UNI quarterback Matt Morrissey…