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  • Newton falls at Fort Dodge; area prep football roundup

    Newton fell from the ranks of the unbeaten Friday night while Lynnville-Sully improved to 6-0. Prairie City-Monroe rolled to another win while Colfax- ...
    Oct. 1, 2016 - 12:27 am
  • Friday Night Prep Football Scores

    Iowa High School FootballFriday Night ScoresArea ScoresFort Dodge 43, Newton 21PCM 49, Chariton 0Lyn ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:24 pm
  • NCMP Aquagirls swim against Atlantic

    ATLANTIC — Swimming in their third meet in seven days, the NCMP Aquagirls were a bit sluggish Thursday night in the pool. They lost the varsity dual w ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 3:02 pm
  • Newton’s Randy Brooks places at national archery event

    Randy Brooks has been bow hunting since his childhood. Only recently did Brooks get bit by the archery competition bug.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Column: Big sports weekend for NHS teams

    This is a big weekend for Newton High fall sports. This weekend for NHS includes Tuesday because the Newton boys’ golf team competes in a Class 4A dis ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Newton comes up short against Pella Christian

    PELLA — Finishing sets and matches has been a problem for Newton High’s Cardinals on the volleyball court. It showed itself again Thursday against hos ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • Hawks deck Bears

    NORTH ENGLISH — On the road Thursday, Lynnville-Sully High’s Hawks netted a South Iowa Cedar League conference win. The Hawks kept host English Valley ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:45 am
  • No. 6 Houston rolls past UConn

    HOUSTON (AP) — Greg Ward Jr. threw for a career-high 389 yards and accounted for five touchdowns in just more than three quarters to help sixth-ranked ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Americans need short memory in the Ryder Cup

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The American Ryder Cup team could use what might be Dustin Johnson’s greatest asset in golf.
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Cubs-Pirates stopped by rain, first tie in majors since 2005

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Well, yes, there are ties in baseball.The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates play ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Green’s big game helps Bengals rout Dolphins

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals receiver A.J. Green followed his disappointing game with a dominating one — 173 yards and a touchdown — and the Cincinnati d ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Iowa State’s Warren finds stride after early struggles

    AMES (AP) — Even though Iowa State coach Matt Campbell has insisted that his first season is about building a stable program, he knows he has a player ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Banned Rose appeals to Hall of Fame for eligibility

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Pete Rose is appealing directly to baseball’s Hall of Fame to restore his eligibility, arguing the lifetime ban he agreed to in ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Controversial walk-off gives Cardinals key win in tight playoff race

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yadier Molina hit a disputed double that drove in the winning run with two outs in the ninth inning Thursday night, sending the St. L ...
    Sept. 30, 2016 - 10:44 am
  • Cardinals, Dodgers square off in district game

    Newton High’s Cardinals have to challenge of defending against the top passing offense in Class 4A District 4 in Friday’s football game at Fort Dodge. ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 11:30 am