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  • Newton falls to No. 1 Valley; Area prep football roundup

    Newton, Colfax-Mingo and CMB were on the short end of decisions Friday night in Week 8 of the football season. Prairie City-Monroe rolled to a big win ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Friday Night Prep Football Scores

    Iowa High School Football Friday Night Scores Area Scores Valley 59, Newton 6 BGM 72, Colfax-Min ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 11:13 pm
  • Tackle challenges with best efforts

    There’s no doubt football is a violent game. Players are taught to tackle through a player. Players ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • Cardinals finish seventh in LHC volleyball tournament

    Seeded seventh going into the inaugural Little Hawkeye Conference volleyball tournament, Newton High’s Cardinals made a bid to finish higher in Thursd ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 1:02 pm
  • Hostetter guides C-M to second in SICL

    BROOKLYN — Dakota Hostetter knew repeating as South Iowa Cedar League champion would be tough this season.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:41 pm
  • Aquagirls compete in Ram Relays

    PLEASANT HILL — NCMP sophomore Lindsey Blommers and freshman Allison Paulius combined to win the 2x100-yard breaststroke relay at Thursday’s Southeast ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 1:04 pm
  • CMB takes momentum into regional tourney

    BAXTER — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s volleyball team got some much needed momentum heading into the postseason.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:44 pm
  • Tigerhawks settle for fourth in SICL Gold Quad

    MARENGO — In the span of eight days, the Colfax-Mingo volleyball team lost two leads to South Iowa Cedar League rival Belle Plaine.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • Lynnville-Sully wins SICL Silver Quad for 5th place

    SIGOURNEY — Lynnville-Sully heads into Tuesay’s Class 1A Region 4 volleyball tournament with a head of steam. The Hawks put the finishing touches on t ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:49 pm
  • Ellens wins again, PCM girls finish third at Saydel

    DES MOINES — Prairie City-Monroe senior Chris Ellens is hitting his stride at the most important part of the cross country season.
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Colfax-Mingo’s Warner leads area boys at conference meet

    BROOKLYN — Colfax-Mingo’s Cameron Warner is tired of other schools looking down on his school.Warner ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 12:53 pm
  • Mustangs seek first district championship since 2011

    The Prairie City-Monroe football team has rolled through competition during Class 2A District 6 action this season.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:42 am
  • Column: Area athletes shining this fall season

    If you haven’t noticed, this fall has been quite the sports season for area athletes. The 2016 cros ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 10:56 am
  • Cardinals take on top-ranked Valley

    Making the playoffs is out of the picture for Newton High’s football team. The Cardinal players and coaches know this but are ready for the challenge ...
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:45 am
  • Newton hosting first LHC volleyball tourney

    In the history of the Little Hawkeye Conference, there has never been a conference volleyball tournament.
    Oct. 13, 2016 - 11:49 am