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  • Newton’s Travis to play football for St. Ambrose

    Newton High senior Jordan Travis made an impact on both sides of the football for the Cardinals last fall.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:46 am
  • Dr. Jessen featured as Hometown Hawkeye

    Thomas Jessen’s decision to pursue a career in medicine followed the influence of his time as an undergraduate student at the University of Iowa.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • No. 19 Baylor upsets No. 12 Iowa State

    AMES (AP) — Iowa State’s Big 12 title hopes are suddenly in big trouble.Taurean Prince scored 20 poi ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • White scores 29 points in Iowa’s win over Illinois

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Aaron White remembers how Iowa limped down the stretch last season. The senior doesn’t want to let it happen again.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Cardinal Lanes Bowling

    Feb. 25Women’s Wednesday Morning CoffeeNewton Daily News 3, Deere Daisies 1Newton Daily News — 3,320 ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Mustang Lanes Bowling

    Feb. 23Monroe Men’s City LeagueFloor Store 2, The Underground Co. 2Floor Store — 3,111: Chad Rorabau ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:16 am
  • Drake loses to Loyola-Chicago in OT

    DES MOINES (AP) — Earl Peterson scored 20 points and Jeff White hit back-to-back jumpers in the final two minutes of overtime to help Loyola of Chicag ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • No. 10 Northern Iowa beats Evansville

    CEDAR FALLS (AP) — Deon Mitchell scored 17 points and No. 10 Northern Iowa beat Evansville 68-57 on Wednesday night, setting up a showdown with 11th-r ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Humphrey, Stice earn state bowling medals; Cardinals place fifth in 2A state tournament

    DES MOINES — The towel and penny worked.Newton High’s junior Madison Humphrey and senior Melanie Sti ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Slow start hurts PCM in district final

    OSKALOOSA — The Prairie City-Monroe boys’ basketball team was playing catch-up for the majority of the Class 2A District 11 final against Pella Christ ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • US plays Britain in first round of Davis Cup

    LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray will return to his native Scotland next week to lead Britain against the United States in the first round of the Davis Cup.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Lynnville-Sully boys advance to Class 1A District 10 final

    MOULTON — It will be an all South Iowa Cedar League final Thursday for the Class 1A District 10 championship.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Ankeny beats Newton in substate play

    PLEASANT HILL — Newton High’s Cardinals had their runs to the lead in Monday night’s Class 4A Substate opener. But a 14-6 third-quarter surge by Anken ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:40 am
  • Orioles edge Hawks out of 1A regional title

    IOWA CITY — It was a matchup of ranked teams with a Class 1A regional championship and state tournament berth on the line.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • K-State upends No. 8 Kansas in Big 12 play

    MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Nigel Johnson scored a career-high 20 points, Nino Williams hit a clinching jumper in the final minute and Kansas State rallied ...
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 11:04 am
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