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  • Aquagirls deck Southeast Polk, Marshalltown

    PLEASANT HILL — Three of the top 16 swimming teams powered through the waters at Southeast Polk High School Tuesday. NCMP’s Aquagirls won out in the d ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Astros beat Yankees in AL wild card game

    NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros defied expectations all season long. Facing his biggest test yet, the bearded ace beat the odds ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Presidents Cup golf to begin

    INCHEON, South Korea (AP) — Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson battled at Chambers Bay in the U.S. Open. They will be partners in South Korea at the Pre ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Upstart Cubs face steady Pirates in NL wild card

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — The hot, young talent. The emerging ace with the electric stuff. The relentlessly upbeat manager. The giddy relief that comes with w ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Americans use second-half surge to beat Panama in Olympic qualifying action

    COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Substitute Jerome Kiesewetter sparked the offense with a goal and an assist in the second half, and the United States beat ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Dolphins’ new head coach says team needs a change in culture

    MIAMI (AP) — The new Miami Dolphins coach says talent is not their problem.Dan Campbell thinks the D ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Aquagirl family includes managers

    Mornings, afternoons and evenings — Austin Bunker and Madison Humphrey are right there for the members and the coaches of the Newton/Colfax-Mingo/Pell ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:17 pm
  • It’s time to give Colfax-Mingo football credit it deserves

    The Associated Press high school football poll comes out every Monday afternoon. And it has become a weekly tradition that a few of us voters take to ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Cardinal, Mustang harriers run at Norwalk

    NORWALK — Seven of nine runners for Newton High’s girls posted personal-best times in running the 5K races at Monday’s Norwalk Invitational cross coun ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:16 pm
  • Tigerhawks end losing skid with sweep of Tri-County

    COLFAX — The Colfax-Mingo volleyball team ended a five-match losing skid Monday when it defeated Tri-County in three sets.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:19 pm
  • Raider volleyball finishes second at Madrid tournament

    MADRID — Despite playing through injuries and lineup changes, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter volleyball reached the championship match of the Madrid Invit ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • Bad break, missed call allows Seattle to beat Detroit

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Detroit Lions fumbled away their chance at completing a drive that could turnaround the winless start to their season.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Hostetter sisters lead C-M to fourth at North Polk

    ALLEMAN — Dakota Hostetter returned to the Colfax-Mingo girls cross country lineup and finished fourth, while her younger sister Ilia placed 18th. The ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Cardinal junior varsity football falls to Ballard

    HUXLEY — Newton High’s junior varsity football team dropped an 18-14 decision to host Ballard Monday.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Harvick dominates in must-win race to advance in Chase

    DOVER, Del. (AP) — Kevin Harvick stood by his confetti-coated car and used it as a resting spot for a couple of crushed beer cans, when his crew belte ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:20 am
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