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OBIT: Geraldine “Jerry” Spurbeck

OBIT: Geraldine “Jerry” Spurbeck

Geraldine “Jerry” Spurbeck, 88, of Waverly, formerly of Charles City, passed away Monday, December 27, 2021 at UPH Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo. A funeral service for Jerry will be…

Women’s College Basketball: No. 12 Iowa State defeats TCU, 78-47

Women’s College Basketball: No. 12 Iowa State defeats TCU, 78-47

AMES – No. 12 Iowa State (14-1, 3-0 Big 12) earned a convincing 78-47 win over TCU (4-6, 0-1 Big 12) in Hilton Coliseum, as ISU moved to 3-0 in…

OBIT: Julie A. Haugen

OBIT: Julie A. Haugen

Julie A. Haugen, 59, of Garner passed away Monday, December 27, 2021 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City. A memorial service will be held 1:30 p.m., Saturday,…

OBIT: Mary L. Funke

OBIT: Mary L. Funke

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 3, 2022 at First Baptist Church in Bancroft. Visitation will be held from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on…

OBIT: Wilton “Wilt” Thomas

OBIT: Wilton “Wilt” Thomas

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Wilton Willard Thomas, age 87. He died peacefully with his wife of 68 years by his side on December 28th,…

College Basketball: UNI defeats Missouri State, 85-84

College Basketball: UNI defeats Missouri State, 85-84

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – UNI men’s basketball out-dueled the Missouri State Bears in a wire-to-wire Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) matchup, securing an 85-84 road victory on Saturday night at JQH Arena.…

Officer assaulted at Iowa State Penitentiary, then hospitalized

Officer assaulted at Iowa State Penitentiary, then hospitalized

FORT MADISON – On the evening of Friday, January 7, a correctional officer was assaulted by an inmate at the Iowa State Penitentiary. The department can confirm that the inmate…

Women’s College Basketball: UNI wins their first conference game, 58-54, over Loyola

Women’s College Basketball: UNI wins their first conference game, 58-54, over Loyola

CHICAGO, Illinois – The UNI women’s basketball team bounced back from a heartbreaking loss on Sunday, handing the Loyola Ramblers their first home loss of the season, 58-54. A defensive…

College Wrestling: Top-ranked Hawkeyes steam past Boilermakers

College Wrestling: Top-ranked Hawkeyes steam past Boilermakers

IOWA CITY – A top-five victory by freshman Drake Ayala and string of bonus-point wins sent the top-ranked University of Iowa wrestling team past No. 15 Purdue, 36-4, on Sunday…

College Wrestling: UNI falls to South Dakota State on the road, 27-13

College Wrestling: UNI falls to South Dakota State on the road, 27-13

BROOKINGS, S.D. – UNI wrestling’s Parker Keckeisen moved up a weight to pin his opponent and hand him his first dual loss of the year, but it wasn’t enough to…

Comedian Bob Saget dies at age 65

Comedian Bob Saget dies at age 65

ORLANDO, FL – Comedian Bob Saget has died at age 65 in a florida hotel, authorities say. Earlier Sunday, deputies with the Orange county, Florida sheriff’s office in Orlando were…