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Storm Chasers fall to Sky Sox

Colorado Springs salvaged the final game of their four game series with Omaha, winning 2-1 Monday night. The Storm Chasers were led by Orlando Calixte, who went 2-3. Omaha returns to action on T... Read More

Gomez, Team USA Win Gold At Pan Am Games

Iowa State centerfielder Brittany Gomez and the 2015 U.S. Pan American Women's Baseball Team made history with an 11-3 victory over host-country Canada to claim the gold medal in front of a capacity crowd of 5,224 at President's Choice Ajax Pan Ameri... Read More

Car accident in Sioux City causes power outage

A car struck two parked vehicles and utility poles in Sioux City Saturday morning, leaving over 1,300 MidAmerican Energy customers without power for a period of time. The Sioux City Journal reports two people were injured in the accident, and one ... Read More

Burns, Armand Win WPSL National Title

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa junior soccer student-athletes Corey Burns and Rachele Armand helped lead the Chicago Red Star Reserves to a Women's Premier Soccer League (WPSL) National Championship -- the team's first national title -- on Sun... Read More

Barnett Joins Iowa Field Hockey Staff

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa head field hockey coach Lisa Cellucci announced the addition of Jessica Barnett to her staff on Monday, July 27. Barnett, a native of North Vancouver, Canada, will serve as a volunteer assistant coach. Iowa’... Read More

Crop Progress and Condition Report

Nebraska For the week ending July 26, 2015, Nebraska experienced near normal temperatures throughout the State, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Portions of the southeast received up to four inches of rain, while t... Read More

Kids with disabilities get a chance to play sports at camp

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) _ Kids in wheelchairs from different states will get a chance to try 16 different sports at a special camp this week. The wheelchair sports and recreation camp will introduce attendees to a variety of different sport and ... Read More


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Authorities say father killed daughter's ex-boyfriend

FREMONT, Neb. (AP) _ Authorities say an eastern Nebraska man shot and killed his daughter's ex-boyfriend when the 22-year-old tried to talk to the visit the woman. The Dodge County Sheriff's office says Tyler Childs, of Fremont, was fatally shot l... Read More

(Audio) Nebraska Student Named American Star Farmer Finalist

Logan Peters (Courtesy UNL/Engler Entrepreneurship Program) The National FFA Organization has selected four students from throughout the United States as finalists for its 2015 top achievement award: American Star Farmer. The American Star Fa... Read More

Nebraska man, 85, says mail carrier saved his life

SCHUYLER, Neb. (AP) _ An 85-year-old Nebraska man credits a mail carrier with saving his life on a recent hot day after he fell in the yard. Marvin Skarda didn't let the summer heat keep him from doing his yard work. But after mowing the back yard... Read More