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    Field of Dreams is consider a classic baseball movie. It is also a ghost story.Just think about it. ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • NCMP’s Eide claims fifth at district to end first diving season

    PLEASANT HILL — Morgann Eide was the first diver to represent NCMP at district diving competition since 2011. The first-year freshman diver represente ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • Cardinals take a second go at top-ranked Pella

    How do you stop the juggernaut known as Pella Little Dutch?“I don’t know, but we’re going to give it ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • CMB’s historic season could get toughest challenge yet

    If the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter football team wants to stay alive in the playoffs and continue on its historic season, the Raiders will need to bring a ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 12:17 pm
  • Newton’s Coen headlinesarea runners at state cross country

    The annual Iowa High School State Cross Country Championships will take place Saturday at Lakeside Municipal Golf Course in Fort Dodge. 
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Gilman’s 310 yards not enough for Mustangs in playoff opener

    WILLIAMSBURG — Prairie City-Monroe’s football team lost a double-digit lead for the second straight week despite 310 passing yards from Logan Gilman. 
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Iowa State Hall of Famer Clay Stapleton Passes Away

    AMES — Clay Stapleton, the man who led Iowa State football to one of its most memorable seasons with the 1959 “Dirty Thirty” team, passed away this mo ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Mississippi State, Florida State top playoff list

    GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken — and it likes the SEC.
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Sandoval, Shields among 121 free agents

    NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s business season began Thursday when 121 players become free agents, a group that includes Pablo Sandoval, Michael Morse, Ja ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Iowa set for make-or-break stretch

    IOWA CITY (AP) — It’s hard not to wonder whether Iowa’s season is about to fall apart.The next month ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Iowa State offense showing life

    AMES (AP) — The Iowa State offense is kicking into gear and coach Paul Rhoads figures it all starts up front.
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Cardinals sink Clippers in 3A playoffs

    TIFFIN — Tyler Wood sat in the middle of the field with his arms outstretched and holding the football. Newton High’s senior quarterback and defensive ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • CMB's historic season continues after rout

    MAXWELL — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter added another notch to its historic football season Wednesday night.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 1:54 pm
  • Giants edge Royals to claim World Series

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants succeeded where no team had in 3 1/2 decades, winning Game 7 on the road for th ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Mustang fall in playoff opener

    Prairie City-Monroe's Ricky Reeve (3) gets to the end zone on this run to give the Mustangs a 7-0 lead over hots Williamsburg in Wednesday night's Cla ...
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 12:13 pm
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