Shelby Young, 2018 graduate of Exira-EHK, will work full time this spring with legislators at the Iowa Statehouse. Young, the daughter of Brian and Erin Juhl of Exira, is earning college credit while helping State Senators communicate with constituents. She will intern with the Iowa Senate D…
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AVOCA -- This weekend’s Western Iowa Conference wrestling meet could work as a potential sectional meet preview.
ANITA -- Tuesday night paired two Rolling Valley Conference teams as Exira-EHK and CAM met for their first of two meetings of the season.
AUDUBON -- Whenever Treynor is in town it’s always a big night. It was no different story tonight as Audubon hosted the Cardinals.
OAKLAND -- For the first time since his sophomore season, AHSTW’s Gabe Pauley came away without a victory in a high school wrestling meet.
DECORAH — Despite having been mailed back before the November election, 29 absentee ballots in Northeast Iowa’s House District 55 race — which was decided by a mere nine votes — weren’t postmarked and therefore cannot be counted, state officials say.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in Des Moines say rescue crews have pulled the body of a man from the Des Moines River.
To Curt Zingula, a Linn County grain farmer, a newly written federal rule means more clarity and less concern about the federal government’s jurisdiction over his land.
OSCEOLA, Iowa (AP) — The Clarke County prosecutor has again been arrested.
LA VILLA, Italy (AP) — Seven-time defending overall World Cup champion Marcel Hirscher dominated the first run of the Alta Badia giant slalom Sunday.
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Chennedy Carter scored 27 points as injury-depleted Texas A&M beat No. 8 Oregon State 76-70 on Saturday night in the Maui Jim Maui Classic.
DENVER (AP) — Even down to one healthy cornerback, another spitting up blood, three sidelined with injuries and one ejected for throwing a punch, Vance Joseph trusted his defense more than his…
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tremont Waters scored 18, while Emmitt Williams added 15 and six rebounds to lead LSU past Saint Mary's 78-74 as the Tigers survived a late Gaels' run on Saturday night.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — TJ Starks had 18 points and eight assists and Texas A&M won their third straight game with a 67-64 victory over Oregon State at the Dam City Classic on Saturday night.
You wouldn’t think Jon the Giant and a group of students from York Central Elementary School would have much in common. But they have an unlikely connection in ninja warrior training.
Electronic devices are a common part of today’s world, and each one of them — from cellular phones to tablets — require batteries to function.
As it gets chillier, you may notice the cooler weather has begun to wreak havoc on your skin, hair and nails. While cold temperatures can definitely play a role in this, it’s also possible that your diet has something to do with it.
As the wintry atmosphere has settled outside and the heat gets cranked up indoors, the dry air can wreak havoc on the body — particularly your eyes. Your sight is an especially important sense; it’s important during these cold months to keep up on the health of your vision. If you’ve noticed that your eyes seem redder than usual, you have blurred sight or watery eyes, or you have a hard time making tears, the culprit could be something a bit more serious than the dreary outdoors.
Instructor Amita Bhagat walks us through this traditional-style, physical and spiritual workout
(15 Dec 2018) Peter Jackson's new WWI doc tells stories of boys who were on the front lines when they were just 14, 15 or 16 years old. But viewers that age won't be able to see the film without a parent when it's shown in U.S. theaters, due to an 'R' rating for disturbing war images. Jackso…
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Republican who lost the U.S. Senate race last month and also lost primaries for two statewide races in recent years says he's stepping back from statewide elections.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man who illegally demolished a San Francisco house designed by the modernist architect Richard Neutra has been ordered to build an exact replica.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Rep. Beto O'Rourke and four other Democratic members of Congress have toured a remote tent city in West Texas where they say 2,700 immigrant teens are being held at a cost of roughly $1 million per day.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Koreans are marking the seventh anniversary of the death of leader Kim Jong Il with visits to statues and vows of loyalty to his son and successor, Kim Jong Un.
BERLIN (AP) — The German government anticipates a drop in asylum applications in 2018, even including the thousands of babies born to recent migrants.
BEIRUT (AP) — Hundreds of Lebanese have taken to the streets to protest against a political stalemate that has prevented the formation of a new government seven months after elections.