44°FOvercastFull Forecast


  • Mustang teammates to play together again at DMACC

    During the recruitment process, Prairie City-Monroe seniors Jayci Vos and Kayla Jennings did not plan to play the same sport at the same college.
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:25 am
  • C-M girls continue to trend positively

    COLFAX — Amy Russell grabbed a loose ball in the middle of the free-throw lane, turned around and heaved it towards the basket at the other end of the ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:24 am
  • Early lead propels Rockets past C-M boys

    COLFAX — Colfax-Mingo boys’ basketball coach Nick Noring wanted his team to mimic the style of the Wisconsin Badgers on Monday.
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:27 am
  • Royals, Herrera agree to $5,325,000 deal, avoid arbitration

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals felt comfortable trading star closer Wade Davis in part because they had Kelvin Herrera, a two-time All-Star in his ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 9:50 am
  • Third quarter dooms PCM boys against Knoxville

    MONROE — One quarter doomed the Prairie City-Monroe boys’ basketball team Monday against Knoxville.T ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 9:51 am
  • Coach Prohm has Iowa State back near top of Big 12

    AMES (AP) — Former coach Fred Hoiberg raised the expectation level at Iowa State exponentially before leaving for the NBA.
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:06 am
  • Royals, Jason Hammel agree to $16M, 2-year deal, source says

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals knew at some point they would have to move on from grieving over the sudden and tragic death of Yordano Ventura and ...
    Feb. 7, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • Knoxville beats Cardinal bowling teams in finale

    MONROE — Just six pins separated Newton High’s girls from Knoxville in Saturday’s bowling dual on the alleys at Mustang Lanes in Monroe. Newton’s boys ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • Fourth-ranked Lady Dutch pull away from Cardinals

    PELLA — Compete, improve, move forward are stressed for Newton High’s girls during this basketball season.
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:44 am
  • Patriots rally to win Super Bowl in overtime

    HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady led one of the greatest comebacks in sports history highlighted by an unbelievable Julian Edelman catch that helped lift New ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:08 am
  • Cubs hold off Mustang girls in battle of ranked teams

    NEVADA — The Class 3A No. 12 Prairie City-Monroe girls basketball team hung with one of the best teams in the entire state Friday night on the road du ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • NCMP boys come up short at district

    JOHNSTON — NCMP’s boy swimmers made three trips to the district meet podium, but their times in the events were not fast enough to qualify for the 201 ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Cardinals cruise past 3A No. 2 Pella

    PELLA — All those passing drills in practice pay off for Newton High’s Cardinal boys. The Cardinal players move well without the basketball to find op ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:25 am
  • C-M girls ‘play best game of year’ in win over Tigers

    COLFAX — The Colfax-Mingo girls basketball team played well in spurts during several games this season, but coach Larry Roberts was waiting for his Ti ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:59 am
  • Raider girls cruise past South Hamilton

    JEWELL — Five players scored at least six points, and the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls basketball team grabbed an early lead over South Hamilton and w ...
    Feb. 6, 2017 - 10:06 am