Local News Headlines
- News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press
Republican Senate candidate Joni Ernst has cancelled a meeting with The Des Moines Register's editorial board, saying her time was better spent campaigning in Iowa. Editors at the newspaper say Ernst notified them last...
- Iowa Senate candidate cancels on newspaper editors
Republican Senate candidate Joni Ernst has cancelled a meeting with The Des Moines Register's editorial board, saying her time was better spent campaigning in Iowa.
- Iowa corrections facility escapees back in custody
Authorities say three men who walked away from a residential correctional facility in northeast Iowa are back in custody.
- Status of Cedar Rapids downtown district discussed
Supporters of a proposed historic district in downtown Cedar Rapids say the designation would enable property owners to get big tax breaks when renovating their buildings.
- Iowa universities want more study on job changes
The presidents of Iowa's three public universities are calling for more analysis before moving forward with cost-saving plans to restructure administrative jobs.
- Iowa man charged in theft of ginseng plants
An Iowa man is charged with illegally taking 134 ginseng plants from a state preserve.
- Dubuque school officials investigate speeding van
Dubuque school officials are investigating an apparently speeding district van caught by another motorist on video.
- Veteran U. of Iowa vice president set to retire
A longtime University of Iowa administrator credited with helping rebuild the campus after a 2008 flood has announced plans to retire.
- This Hour: Latest Iowa news, sports, business and entertainment
Online retailor Amazon has agreed to refund more than 1,000 Iowa customers over issues regarding a subscription service.
- Iowa woman dies in car crash in northeast Iowa
Authorities say a 67-year-old woman has died in a single-vehicle crash in northeast Iowa.
National News Headline
- N. America treated to partial solar eclipse Thurs.
North Americans, get set for the fourth and final eclipse of the year.
- With gay marriage comes question: I do or I don't
When gay marriage became legal in Pennsylvania earlier this year, Elissa Goldberg was ready to say "I do." Her longtime partner's reaction, however, was "I'm not so sure."
- Missouri police preparing for grand jury decision
Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury's decision about whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old in...
- Pesky, effective? Campaign signs spread like weeds
Pesky. Illegal. Effective?
- Ebola cases could spur lawsuits _ with big hurdles
In a land of lawsuits, this case seems made for litigation: A doctor appears to miss a red flag, an Ebola diagnosis is delayed, and a patient dies. But this is Texas.
- After 1st Ebola case in NYC, 3 others quarantined
A doctor who became New York City's first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation's most populous city need not fear his...
- Guide to developments in Ferguson police shooting
It has been nearly 11 weeks since Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, was shot and killed by Darren Wilson, a white Ferguson police officer. The Aug. 9 shooting and the protests that followed raised new awareness...
- Amazon's loss makes holidays a question mark
Amazon's trademark smile icon is becoming more of a grimace.
- NY doctor back from Guinea has Ebola, 1st in city
An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, becoming the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation.
- Obama offers federal help to NY with Ebola case
President Barack Obama is offering federal support to New York as it responds to its first Ebola case.
- #1 Boone Central tops #2 Norfolk Catholic; Cedar Catholic wins big
Top-ranked Boone Central/Newman Grove beat #2 Norfolk Catholic, 32-16, on Thursday in the regular season finale for both teams and Hartington Cedar Catholic blasted Ainsworth. See the highlights and the SportsFource football scoreboard.
- KTIV's Mark Freund previews game between #1 Boone Central & #2 Norfolk Catholic.
What can you say about the rivalry between Boone Central/Newman Grove and Norfolk Catholic? They met last year in the playoffs, with the Cardinals winning. Two years ago they met in the C1 championship game with the Knights winning. The #1 Cardinals and #2 Knights face off Thursday night in Albion.
- Unity Christian sweeps 2A district cross country titles
Unity Christian swept the boys and girls team titles at the Class 2A cross country qualifying meet in Orange City on Thursday. See the highlights and the cross country results in all classes.
- Briar Cliff women hope to rebound after disappointing season
After four straight trips to the NAIA national tournament, the Briar Cliff women's basketball team had a losing record last season. The Chargers were picked to finish sixth in the GPAC preseason poll, after a 14-17 record, but four of five starters return.
- Briar Cliff edges #21 Dordt in GPAC volleyball thriller
The Briar Cliff volleyball team defeated No. 21 Dordt at the Newman Flanagan Center on Wednesday. See the highlights and the college volleyball scoreboard.
- Woodbury Central's Paulsen twins named SportsFource Champions
Levi and Landan Paulsen of Woodbury Central will be playing for the Iowa Hawkeyes next year. The 6'5", 275-pound twins are this week's SportsFource Champions.
- Morningside women expect another big hoops season
The Morningside women's basketball team is coming off of another great season. The Mustangs finished in a four-way tie for the GPAC title, went 29-7, and made the NAIA national tournament for the 12th year in a row. They should be great again.Head coach Jamie Sale has 13 letterwinners back, and three starters.
- East grad Okwarabizie offered Iowa scholarship
Sioux City East grad Ikenna Okwarabizie has been offered a scholarship by Iowa, according to Rivals.com. The 6'10", 250-pound center averaged 13 points and 12 rebounds for the Black Raiders last season, shooting 60 percent from the field.
- Hinton & K-P open volleyball regionals with wins
Hinton and Kingsley-Pierson were among the winner's on the opening night of high school volleyball regionals in Iowa. See the highlights and Tuesday's SportsFource scoreboard.
- Briar Cliff goaltender sets record in win over Morningside
The Briar Cliff women's soccer team pitched its fifth straight shutout Tuesday, beating Morningside 1-0. McKayla Wessling scored the only goal of the match in the 54th minute.Kalynn Sortino tied the BCU school record for most shutouts in a season with 10.
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