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  • C-M nets win over Warhawks

    COLFAX — Junior Ries Wilson and senior Amy Russell are both pitchers on the softball diamond. They both rely on fastballs to get opposing hitters out. ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • Hawks capture win over East Marshall

    LE GRAND — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks turned things around quickly after dropping the first set of Thursday’s non-conference match against host East Mars ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • Column: The boys of fall are back

    Football is my favorite sport. Take no offense to this statement, please. I enjoy all sports, cover all sports as equally as I can — some sports my kn ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 11:17 am
  • CMB falls in five sets

    Collins-Maxwell/Baxter junior Katie Camp serves during the win against Lynnville-Sully on Tuesday. The Raiders won the first two games against Roland- ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • Warner, McConeghey record top-20 finishes for C-M harriers

    OTTUMWA — Running without their best, the Colfax-Mingo cross country teams still managed two top-20 finishes at the Pekin Invitational. The meet took ...
    Sept. 2, 2016 - 10:20 am
  • Cardinals strive for pressure and poise

    Winless teams are dangerous.Newton High’s Cardinals face Waterloo East’s Trojans Friday and the Troj ...
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 10:50 am
  • Heart of Iowa rivals CMB, North Polk seeking first win

    Both Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and North Polk lost season-opening games to teams who had struggled to win games the past two seasons.
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 10:24 am
  • Column: Take the over for Iowa, ISU

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    Sept. 1, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • Cardinals fall to Indians in Little Hawkeye Conference

    Either team can score a point on each serve during a volleyball match. Serving and protecting the serve are as important as always in the sport.
    Sept. 1, 2016 - 12:47 am
  • CMB begins season with win over L-S

    BAXTER — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter volleyball team got its legs knocked out from underneath it last season when Brianda Bane went down with an ACL in ...
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Hawk harriers open season at Williamsburg

    WILLIAMSBURG — Lynnville-Sully’s boys and girls cross country teams finished 10th in each of their divisions at Tuesday’s Williamsburg Invitational.
    Aug. 31, 2016 - 10:26 am
  • Once a Cardinal Always a Cardinal

    Newton High’s football team lost would-be senior lineman Trenton Brady in June. Brady died in a car accident. The Cardinal players’ will wear a memori ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:57 am
  • Endwell, New York, wins Little League World Series

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — As Ryan Harlost stepped to the mound Sunday, he took it all in.Chants ...
    Aug. 30, 2016 - 10:15 am
  • L-S flexes muscles in dominating win over C-M

    SULLY — With five of its top six tacklers returning from last year, the Lynnville-Sully defense was primed to have a big season.
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Cardinals rough up Bulldogs in opener

    Hello, Class 4A football.Newton High returned to Class 4A football competition with a strong opening ...
    Aug. 29, 2016 - 11:00 am