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Council Bluffs man sentenced in domestic abuse case

A 28-year old Council Bluffs man was sentenced to 15 years behind bars on domestic strangulation and two counts of willful bodily injury charges as part of a plea agreement. According to nonpareilo... Read More

Scotus teacher to receive award

Columbus Scotus chemistry teacher Jane Dusel-Misfeldt is going to receive the 2015 Freda Battey Distinguished Educator Award in Lincoln on Friday. The Norfolk Daily News reports the award recognizes teaching excellence and includes a monetary awar... Read More

Missing Missouri Boy may be in Nebraska

Authorities in Missouri have issued a missing person advisory for a 2-year old boy believed to be in Nebraska and in danger. A formal endangered person advisory has been issued by the Jefferson City, Missouri Police Department for Colton Dominguez... Read More

Oakland City Council Member resigns

Tammy Schinck has resigned from the Oakland City Council. reports that a lack of communication and respect by certain colleagues were reasons she left the council. Schinck joined the council in January of this year....... Read More

Sioux City North holds graduation

Nearly 300 graduates were in attendance at Sioux City North's High School Graduation on Wednesday. According to the Sioux City Journal, 22 students did not attend. The ceremony was held at the Tyson Events Center....... Read More

South Sioux City man found guilty in meth case

A 42-year old South Sioux City man has been found guilty of selling meth. According to the Sioux City Journal, Jose Orellana faces a minimum of five years in prison, and a maximum of 40 years. Trial evidence showed Orellana was involved in a co... Read More

EPA Rules Would Restrict Pesticides, Protect Pollinators

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is proposing new pesticide label restrictions designed to protect managed bees used as part of pollination services from foliar applications during bloom, according to a document released by the agency Thursda... Read More


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Four Morningside softball players named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes

Four Morningside College softball players have been named 2015 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes. The Mustangs’ softball Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes are: Tiffany Brasby, a senior first baseman from North Platte, Neb. Brasby has a 3.74 cum... Read More

Cooperwood & Welp receive MVP awards

Neeia Cooperwood and Jay Welp received Morningside College’s Most Valuable Player awards for the 2015 track & field season. Cooperwood, a senior from Omaha, Neb., earned NAIA All-America honors in three events in both the indoor and outdoor ... Read More

Hickman Earns Louisville Slugger All-America Honors

University of Iowa junior Blake Hickman has been tabbed as a third-team All-American by Louisville Slugger, it was announced Thursday by Collegiate Baseball newspaper. Hickman is Iowa's first All-American since Brad Carlson in 1999 and the third H... Read More