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Man arrested on accusation of having sex with underage girl

Sergeant Bluff, Iowa police have taken a man into custody for allegedly sexually abusing a 13-year old girl. KTIV reports Michael Angelo Acosta is behind bars for 3rd-degree sexual abuse. Acosta... Read More

Schuyler soccer players earn state honors

Five Schuyler soccer players have earned state honors. Neftali Mejia ws chosen to Class B's second team. Miguel Andrade, Mark Murua, Nathan Kutalu, and Jose Gonzalez earned honorable mention....... Read More

Sioux City woman's death being investigated as homicide

A 29-year old Sioux City woman's death is being investigated as a homicide. siouxlandmatters.com reports Alicia Hummel's body was found near Myron Grove in South Dakota Monday afternoon. An autopsy was done on Tuesday, and authorities are waiti... Read More

Sioux City Public Library kicks off summer reading program

Sioux City Public Library's summer reading program kicked off Monday morning. Local heroes from Sioux City Fire and Rescue, and the Sioux City Police Department were hosted by the Morningside Branch Library, according to KTIV. The summer readin... Read More

NCGA, ASA: IARC Pesticide Findings Create Confusion, Fear Among Consumers

National Corn Growers Association President Chip Bowling and American Soybean Association Chairman Ray Gaesser issued the following statement in anticipation of a second finding by the International Agency for Research on Cancer that would classify a... Read More

Bulls introduce Fred Hoiberg as new coach

CHICAGO (AP) _ The Chicago Bulls made it official Tuesday, hiring Iowa State's Fred Hoiberg to replace Tom Thibodeau. Hoiberg was long rumored as the replacement for Thibodeau, who was fired last  week after five seasons. Hoiberg went 115-56 w... Read More

Ripple Named New Athletic Director at Northeast

NORFOLK – Jacob Ripple has been named the new director of athletics at Northeast Community College.He arrives at Northeast with an extensive resume at the junior/community college level– most recently serving as eligibility and athletic acade... Read More

Former Hawkeyes Tim Dwight and Andre Tippett are Hall of Fame candidates

IOWA CITY, Iowa - Former University of Iowa All-American's Tim Dwight and Andre Tippett are listed on the 2016 Football Bowl Subdivision ballot for the College Football Hall of Fame. The announcement was made Tuesday by the National Football Foundati... Read More

I-80/I-680 interchange work set to start Friday

A lot of work on the I-80/I-680 interchange in Omaha starts at 10:00 p.m. Friday. According to WOWT, the West Center Road entrance ramp to I-80, both eastbound and westbound, will be closed, as will the I-L-Q feeder to eastbound I-80, and the sout... Read More

Cattlemen Highlight BQA at White House Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship

Today, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association participated in the White House Forum on Antibiotic Stewardship in Washington D.C. Chief Veterinarian, Dr. Kathy Simmons and Dr. Mike Apley, a cattle producer and veterinarian from Kansas attended an... Read More

Burak Wins Title, 7 Hawkeyes Medal at University Nationals

AKRON, Ohio -- Two-time All-American Nathan Burak outscored his opponents 64-1 to win the 97 kg/213 lbs. University Nationals freestyle championship on Sunday. Burak won all six matches by technical fall, blanking his opponents 52-0 before defeati... Read More