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  • Colfax-Mingo gets into win column against Thunder

    DES MOINES — Reegan Van Dyke threw three of his five touchdown passes to Zarek Hill, and the Tigerhawks got into the win column with an easy 42-6 vict ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Arnold Palmer dies at 87, made golf popular for masses

    Arnold Palmer brought a country-club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner’s touch, At ease with both presidents and ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:58 am
  • Vikings stop Newton, snap Panthers’ home win streak

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings keep finding ways to overcome injuries —and keep finding ways to win football games.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:58 am
  • Cyclones drill San Jose State

    AMES (AP) — For once, there wasn’t a quarterback controversy for Iowa State.The Cyclones excelled be ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 11:04 am
  • Marlins ace Fernandez dies in boating accident

    MIAMI (AP) — Jose Fernandez escaped from Cuba by boat on his fourth try as a teenager, and when his mother fell into the Yucatan Channel during the jo ...
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Wadley’s late touchdown run lifts Hawkeyes over Rutgers

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Iowa didn’t travel to Rutgers and get that big one-sided, bounce-back win in their Big Ten Conference opener.
    Sept. 26, 2016 - 10:58 am
  • Cardinals win 4A district opener; all area teams notch victories

    It was 5-for-5 for area high school football teams Friday night. Newton, Prairie City-Monroe, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter, Lynnville-Sully and Colfax-Mingo ...
    Sept. 25, 2016 - 4:00 pm
  • Friday Night Prep Football Scores

    Iowa High School FootballFriday ScoresArea ScoresNewton 45, Marshalltown 14PCM 42, Central Lee 0Lynn ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Cardinal harriers run in tough meet at Indianola

    INDIANOLA — Newton High’s cross country runners competed on another warmer-than-usual fall afternoon Thursday. The Cardinal girls finished 11th and th ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Column: Catching excellence is doable

    Legendary football coach Vince Lombardi said, “Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.”
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:29 am
  • Ellens wins at PCM Invitational

    MONROE — Eric Karr is enjoying all the success PCM senior Chris Ellens has had this season. But if the Mustang cross country coach has one complaint, ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • Hostetter wins at PCM Invitational

    MONROE — Colfax-Mingo senior Dakota Hostetter has a busy fall schedule. She runs on the cross count ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Warriors clip Hawks in five-set SICL match

    SULLY — It was odds and evens Thursday at Lynnville-Sully High School in a South Iowa Cedar League conference volleyball match.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • Patriots shut out Texans

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Maybe the Texans thought Jacoby Brissett would run out of bounds at the 5 in the first quarter of his first NFL start.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • No. 5 Clemson dominates first half, beats Georgia Tech

    ATLANTA (AP) — The halftime stats were almost comical. Clemson looked as though it was going against the scout team, not a fellow Atlantic Coast Confe ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:21 am