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  • Newton teams fall to ranked DCG; Area Prep Basketball Roundup

    In the four area high school girl-boy doubleheaders Friday night, Newton lost to ranked Dallas Center-Grimes’ teams while Lynnville-Sully and CMB spli ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:51 pm
  • Friday Night Prep Basketball Scores

    Iowa High School BasketballFriday GamesGirlsArea ScoresDallas Center-Grimes 56, Newton 24Lynnville-S ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:21 pm
  • Iowa upsets 25th-ranked Iowa State

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa State spent the last 61 weeks in the Top 25.After getting crushed by Iowa, the ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • Column: Tis the season rushes along

    Tis the season of hustle and bustle. We finally have winter temperatures. We have had our first snow of the winter come and go, which is the way I lik ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • Defense fuels Newton boys’ victory over Bobcats

    MARSHALLTOWN — Teams have off nights shooting the basketball. Good teams always play solid defense.N ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • NCMP boys fall to Boone in the pool

    Two similar sized swimming teams squared off on Thursday at Newton’s YMCA. NCMP’s Cardinals hosted the Boone Toreadors in a dual, and both teams numbe ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • Cardinal girls break losing skid with win over Bobcats

    MARSHALLTOWN — Snapping a three-game losing streak, Newton High’s girls defeated host Marshalltown, 45-38, in a non-conference game on Thursday.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:22 am
  • Mustangs roll against two HOIC opponents

    ALLEMAN — Seven Mustangs went 2-0, sophomores Wes Cummings and Jarron Trausch stayed undefeated and the Prairie City-Monroe wrestling team dominated ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Volquez finalizes contract with Marlins

    MIAMI (AP) — Edinson Volquez admits he was “tired” toward the second half of last season. That attributed to his bloated 5.37 ERA, he said.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:22 am
  • Raider wrestlers still searching for first win

    GILBERT — Senior Evan Bianchi won all three of his matches, while senior Archer McFadden and sophomore Caleb Fullerton each went 2-1, but the Collins- ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:23 am
  • Tigerhawk grapplers win two more duals at Saydel

    DES MOINES — The Colfax-Mingo wrestling team added two more dual wins to its overall record Thursday night.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:09 am
  • Nationals get CF Eaton from White Sox for three young pitchers

    OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The Washington Nationals did make a deal with the Chicago White Sox during their hometown winter meetings, after all, only it wa ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • Chiefs hold off Raiders, take control of AFC West

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs now control the AFC West. Tyreek Hill had touchdowns ...
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Bowl Stories: Finales, contrasts in style, coaching carousel

    The Alabama invitational, um, College Football Playoff is set, along with 38 other bowl games big and small.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • AP source: Chapman, Yankees reach deal for $86M for five years

    OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Aroldis Chapman found a spot in a most familiar bullpen — a very rich spot, too.
    Dec. 9, 2016 - 10:18 am