Freezing rain makes roads icy, some schools cancel
There are some slick roads and sidewalks across the state due to freezing rain this morning. Many schools in eastern Iowa canceled or delayed the start of classes. Robert Fangmann, the Cedar County Engineer in Tipton, said roads that were cleared earlier are turning icy again. “Because we had some snow before the ice, it […]Full Post...
Senator Grassley: Netanyahu speech not disrespectful to the president
Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says he’ll be paying no heed to the dozens of Democrats who plan to skip today’s speech by Israel’s prime minister before a joint session of Congress. Some are upset that Benjamin Netanyahu did not go through the White House to give the address. Grassley, a Republican, was asked if Netanyahu […]Full Post...
Mother and son from eastern Iowa sentenced for selling synthetic drugs
An eastern Iowa mother and son are both going to federal prison for selling synthetic marijuana commonly known as K-2 and bath salts. Fifty-three year old Mary Ann Ramos of Evansdale was found guilty by a jury in June of two counts of distribution of the synthetic drugs as well as two counts of possession […]Full Post...
Cyclones surge in second half to down Oklahoma
A huge comeback in Ames. Trailing Oklahoma by 21 points in the second half Iowa State responded with a 22-0 run and went on to post a 77-70 victory. “It was really fun to just go out there and just see things clicking after a first half where we just couldn’t get anything going,” ISU […]Full Post...
Unity Christian overcomes poor shooting to advance in 2A
Chanda Zomermaand scored 19 points as top ranked Unity Christian advanced to the class 2A semifinals with a 53-34 win over Cascade. The Knights remained unbeaten despite shooting only 35 percent and committing 20 turnovers. “It was a good win, things were a little messy during the game, we had a lot of turnovers and […]Full Post...
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