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  • CMB spoils PCM’s Senior Night

    MONROE — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s volleyball team had been in a similar situation that it was in against Prairie City-Monroe on Tuesday night.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 12:30 pm
  • Cubs rally for 4 runs in 9th, beat Giants 6-5 to win NLDS

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Javier Baez’s tiebreaking single capped a four-run rally in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Resilient Hawkeyes remain in Big Ten contention

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa hasn’t looked like a Big Ten title contender in weeks.Yet with the season half ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • Iowa State plagued by fourth-quarter collapses

    AMES (AP) — Rookie Iowa State coach Matt Campbell has often implored his team to “trust in the process.”
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Dodgers beat Nationals to force Game 5 in NLDS

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw was out of the game, his head down in the dugout, the Los Angeles bullpen faltering and the season slipping away.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 11:11 am
  • PCM holds off Cardinal JV

    MONROE — Newton High’s junior varsity football team came up short again Monday. The Cardinals dropped a 19-14 decision to host Prairie City-Monroe’s M ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:28 pm
  • Rhoads runs 9th, earns LHC honors

    INDIANOLA — Rachel Rhoads ran in her second Little Hawkeye Conference cross country meet for Newton High’s Cardinals on Monday. She earned all-confere ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:25 pm
  • PCM’s Ellens finds redemption in HOIC championship

    DES MOINES — Prairie City-Monroe senior Chris Ellens still has the memory of last year’s Heart of Iowa Conference cross country meet fresh in his mind ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:09 pm
  • Indians top Red Sox, complete sweep, reach ALCS

    BOSTON (AP) — The ball settled into the right fielder’s glove, the Cleveland Indians poured onto the diamond and the Fenway fans fell silent.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Ranked Raiders narrowly edged by North Polk, Gilbert at HOIC meet

    DES MOINES — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s girls cross country team has toed the start line with some of the best teams in the state of Iowa this fall.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:16 pm
  • Giants stay alive, Nats put Dodgers on the brink

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They piled on Joe Panik at home plate in celebration, and just as has been the case so many times before with everything on the l ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Tigerhawks take down Sigourney on Senior Night

    COLFAX — The Colfax-Mingo volleyball team honored its three seniors before Monday’s South Iowa Cedar League match with Sigourney.
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Topsy-turvy day at Charlotte tightens NASCAR playoffs

    CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — It should have been catastrophic nearly any way Joey Logano looked at his situation. His wrecked race car was in the garage durin ...
    Oct. 11, 2016 - 12:19 pm
  • PCM football continues district dominance

    EDDYVILLE — Prairie City-Monroe’s football team continued to dominate its competition in Class 2A District 6 on Friday night.
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 11:07 am
  • Rams derail Cardinals in 4A district game

    Making it into the Class 4A football playoffs was a goal for Newton High’s Cardinals. The Cardinal players believed in themselves to do something not ...
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 12:55 pm