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  • Indians close out Toronto, advance to World Series after win over Jays

    TORONTO (AP) — For the Cleveland Indians, the script was the same every game — hope for the best from whoever they started, then count on Andrew Mille ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 12:04 pm
  • Raiders owner Mark Davis makes pitch to NFL owners

    HOUSTON (AP) — His eyes on Las Vegas, Raiders owner Mark Davis says he hasn’t shut the door on anything. Oakland, though, might have shut the door on ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 10:39 am
  • NHS Monster Dash fun run is Oct. 29

    Newton High’s cross country teams are hosting the NHS Monster Dash, a haunted fun run/walk, at 4 p.m. Oct. 29 at the West Shelter in Maytag Park.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:28 am
  • Aquagirls win LHC swim championship

    INDIANOLA — Senior Sarah Prendergast and sophomore Lindsey Blommers paced NCMP’s Aquagirls to a Little Hawkeye Conference Swim Meet championship. The ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:32 am
  • Big 12 presidents decide to pass on expansion

    GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — The smallest Power Five conference is not getting any larger. The Big 12 is staying at 10 schools.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:49 am
  • Tigerhawk netters upend Montezuma in five-set thriller

    COLFAX — The Colfax-Mingo volleyball team was in a familiar position against Montezuma on Tuesday night.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 11:26 am
  • Short-term ratings slide or long-term issue for NFL?

    The slide in NFL ratings could be as much a trend as a blip.The presidential campaign, the growing m ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:38 am
  • NASCAR rolls out changes to rules package for next season

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — NASCAR is unveiling its rules package for next season, changes designed to reduce downforce and give drivers more control of ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:38 am
  • NASCAR returns to Mexico for 2017 with new sponsor PEAK

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR will resurrect its series in Mexico behind new title sponsor PEAK, an automotive products company seeking to boost its p ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Hill outpitches Arrieta; Dodgers defeat Cubs for NLCS lead

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill never strayed from his mindset of pitching in the moment, even when he was far from the major leagues playing independent ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • Blue Jays stave off elimination with win over Indians

    TORONTO (AP) — Just in time, Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays broke out the bats to save their season.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:37 am
  • On an island: Teams avoiding Iowa star CB King

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Judging Iowa cornerback Desmond King for postseason honors won’t be easy.King might ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 10:36 am
  • Pettyjohn rolls his first 300

    MONROE — Seven years ago Andy Pettyjohn was asked to bowl on a men’s league team in Pella. He admits he was horrible when he started.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:57 am
  • Dusty Kain inducted into Simpson Hall of Fame

    INDIANOLA — Dusty Kain was a four-sport athlete at Prairie City-Monroe High School in Monroe. He went on to be a three-time first team All-Iowa Confer ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 2:13 pm
  • Lynx beat Sparks, claw back to tie WNBA Finals

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Midway through the first quarter, Maya Moore was looking in her teammates’ eyes, searching for clues as to how the game would go.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 11:39 am