DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — These Iowa lotteries were drawn Saturday:
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The federal government faces a second lawsuit over flooding along the Missouri River after it was ordered last month to pay some landowners for damages.
WINTHROP - Is a Buccaneer a Pirate? Or a Pirate a Buccaneer? Any who, the 17th Century Buccaneers were known for being sharpshooters, but on Tuesday night the Pirates of Alburnett out-shot the Buccaneers and left with the win.
SUMNER – Jesup boys basketball improves to 8-3 on the season with a double-overtime win against a very good Sumner-Fredericksburg (4-7) team. Don’t let the record fool ya. The Cougars are a better team than their record shows, knocking off then No. 6 ranked Wapsie Valley last week at Wapsi…
OELWEIN – NIDA Skills Offering Session II. The first six-week session of NIDA Skills was a success. We are pleased to announce the second session, beginning Monday, Jan. 18!
FAYETTE– The Bucs traveled to North Fayette Valley High School, on January 12th, to compete in a quadrangular with Wapsie Valley, Bellevue and North Fayette Valley. The Bucs come away with two wins and a loss, losing only to Wapsie Valley.
CENTER POINT – The Class 3A – No. 4 ranked Stormin Pointers (10-2) girls basketball team were not nice to their visitors on Tuesday night, when the Mustangs came to town for a WaMaC Conference game. CPU would win this one, 61-28.
INDEPENDENCE – There is no such thing as a “big lead” in the WaMaC Conference. This is probably the toughest conference in the state, and any team can beat anyone on any given night.
SUMNER – The Jesup girls’ basketball team traveled to Sumner to take on the Cougars of Sumner-Fredericksburg (9-4) on Tuesday night in a NICL Conference battle. These two teams met up in Jesup on December 1t, where Jesup pretty much manhandled the Cougar girls in the second game of the seaso…
WINTHROP – The East Buchanan boys basketball team hosted the Alburnett Pirates (6-5) in a Tri-Rivers West tilt. The season continues to be tough on the young Buccaneer team as Alburnett jumped all over the Bucs, scoring 26 points in the first quarter and leading at the half, 42-16.
January 18, 2011. Vinton-Shellsburg defeated Center Point-Urbana 54-48. Before taking the court Friday night in Vinton, CPU had bounced VS 16 times in a decade of dominance.
DES MOINES — The outstanding debt for state and local governments topped $17.9 billion in the fiscal year that ended last June, the state treasurer reported Friday.
Hinson, a Marion Republican who won the Iowa 1st District U.S. House race earlier this month, will be sworn in Jan. 3 as a member of the 117th Congress, succeeding Democratic Rep. Abby Finkenauer of Cedar Rapids.
U.S. Rep. Ashley Hinson, who has repeatedly called for targeted pandemic relief, is taking a wait-and-see approach to President-elect Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus plan.
SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced revisions to his COVID-19 mitigation tiers Friday that would allow earlier indoor dining, but no regions have thus far met the requirements.
A Davenport landlord owes $35,000 for wrongfully evicting a woman and her pregnant teenage daughter in a more than five-year-long housing discrimination case that made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court.
If you were planning to attend the presidential inauguration of Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris next week, forget about it.
SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B. Pritzker has activated 250 members of the Illinois National Guard amid FBI warnings of potential armed protests at the 50 U.S. state capitols in the days leading up to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration.
The total number of reported cases in the first two weeks back from winter break is the lowest since the district began reporting numbers in September.
Charcoal for eyes and buttons, sticks for arms and a carrot nose completed this lifesize snowperson in the west yard at Grandview Care Center. The artists pictured in front are Amy Haas, Sydnee Cosgriff and Brynna Jones. Standing are Marissa Skinner, Clara Cosgriff and Missy Cosgriff.
Missy Cosgriff gives up her stocking hat to complete a large snowman the group built in front of residents’ windows at Grandview Health Care Center on Friday. When they finished, the west and east yards at the care center were dotted with snow people of all sizes, much to the delight of resi…
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — A man who killed his one-time girlfriend in a Sioux City hotel room before setting the rooom on fire has been sentenced to 75 years in prison.
At its meeting Thursday night, the Waverly-Shell Rock School Board approved a motion to place a bond issue question on the ballot for Tuesday, March 2.
Sioux County authorities reported that an 18-year-old man died after injuries suffered in a crash on slippery roads Thursday afternoon.
The legislation would prevent a defendant from using a victim’s sexual orientation or gender identity as a mitigating factor if charged with murder or any violent crime.
BETTENDORF, Iowa (AP) — Two people, including a 5-year-old girl, have died in an eastern Iowa house fire that also injured two others, officials there said.
Kansas State defensive lineman and Vinton native Drew Wiley will forgo an extra year of college eligibility to pursue a career in the National Football League (NFL) Wiley announced on social media Friday afternoon.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It could be a profitable weekend for lucky lottery players as two of the largest jackpots in U.S. history will be on the line.
The Governor of Iowa has declared a Public Emergency because of the COVID-19 outbreak. The Mayor has determined that an in-person meeting of the City Council is impossible or impractical without violating the Governor’s mandates.
In 2020, more Iowa National Guard members were deployed overseas than any time during the previous 10 years, while also serving on the front lines right here in Iowa.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A storm lashed parts of New England and eastern Canada on Saturday with heavy rain, snow and wind, leading to power outages and slick roads.
Organizers of the March for Life, the anti-abortion movement’s preeminent annual event, are asking their supporters nationwide not to gather in Washington this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic and political unrest.
A double row of chain-link fencing circles the Arizona State Capitol. Windows on the Illinois and Ohio statehouses have been boarded up. National Guard troops in camouflage and flak jackets and heavily armed state troopers were stationed at state capitals across the U.S. in advance of protes…
WASHINGTON (AP) — The public won’t see President Donald Trump’s White House records for years, but there’s growing concern the collection won’t be complete, leaving a hole in the history of one of America’s most tumultuous presidencies.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Mount Semeru, the highest volcano on Indonesia’s most densely populated island of Java, spewed hot clouds as far away as 4.5 kilometers (nearly 3 miles) on Saturday.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Like many Brazilian public health experts, Dr. Regina Flauzino spent most of 2020 watching with horror as COVID-19 devastated Brazil. When the opportunity to join the government’s vaccination effort came, she was thrilled: She would be able to share her decades of on-th…
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda’s electoral commission says longtime President Yoweri Museveni has won a sixth term while top opposition challenger Bobi Wine alleges rigging and officials struggle to explain how polling results were compiled amid an internet blackout.
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s center-right party has elected Armin Laschet, the pragmatic governor of Germany’s most populous state, as its new leader — sending a signal of continuity months before an election in which voters will decide who becomes the new chancellor.