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Canadian Beef Prices Show No Sign of Easing

While U.S. producers work towards rebuilding cattle numbers after a prolonged drought, another drought has left Canadian producers in a similar situation. Bloomberg reports a drought has parched pastu... Read More

Fremont man facing multiple charges

A 47-year old Fremont man faces numerous charges after allegedly chasing and threatening people with a knife. According to the Fremont Tribune, David Wervelca has been charged with criminal attempt-second degree assault, use of a weapon to commit ... Read More

Chapman given five more years for attempting to escape

A Denison, Iowa man serving life in prison for murder was given an additional 5 years for attempting to escape. According to the Sioux City Journal, 20-year old Jayden Chapman pled guilty in Crawford County District Court to assaulting a jailer wi... Read More

U.S. Grain Industry Leaders Explore Cuba Grain Market Potential

Nine farmer leaders and staff members from the U.S. Grains Council (USGC), the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) and the North Dakota Barley Council (NDBC) traveled to Cuba last week to see first-hand opportunities for expanding U.S. coarse gr... Read More

Steffen Qualifies To John Deere Classic

SILVIS, Ill. – Former Iowa State golfer Zach Steffen will play in his first PGA Tour event this weekend at the John Deere Classic, July 9-12 at TPC Deere Run. A native of Des Moines, Iowa, Steffen punched his ticket through the Monday qualifier ... Read More

Meyers To Honor Bray By Wearing No. 58 In 2015

AMES, Iowa – Junior defensive end Mitchell Meyers announced Monday  he will switch his jersey number to No. 58 in honor of former Iowa State assistant coach Curtis Bray, who died of a pulmonary embolism in January of 2014. Bray, who was member ... Read More

Bote Gonzalez Earns Title at Spanish Championships

IOWA CITY, Iowa-- University of Iowa freshman Marta Bote Gonzalez won the 3,000-meter steeplechase title at the Spanish Junior Championships last weekend. Bote Gonzalez coasted to a first-place finish in 10:46.81 to qualify for the 2015 European Jun... Read More

Lehnertz, Freeman Set for Pan Ams

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa sophomore Tereysa Lehnertz and UI graduate and volunteer assistant coach Deidre Freeman will compete in the 2015 Pan American Games from July 12-16 in Toronto. "It's exciting to have such a great Iowa presence... Read More

Iowa Men's Basketball Ranked 20th Nationally in Attendance

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa men's basketball team ranked 20th nationally in average attendance, averaging 14,101 fans at its 18 home contests in 2014-15. It is the second straight season and 21st time that Iowa has cracked the top 20 in... Read More

Iowa Women's Hoops Ranks 14th Nationally in Attendance

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa women's basketball program ranked 14th nationally in average attendance, welcoming a total of 95,417 fans to Carver-Hawkeye Arena in 2014-15. An average of 5,301 fans per game witnessed the Hawkeyes' accompli... Read More

Crop Progress and Condition July 6

Nebraska For the week ending July 5, 2015, rainfall of one inch or more was common across much of the northern half of Nebraska, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Temperatures averaged above normal in the western ha... Read More