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  • Wrage, Sturtz to play college baseball at Cornell and Central

    Baseball is only one sport Derek Wrage and Chandler Sturtz excel in. Baseball is the sport the two 2014 Newton Senior High School graduates “love” to ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Iowa-Iowa State football game time announced

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa’s home game against rival Iowa State will kick off at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 13.
    July 18, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • After All-Star party, baseball gets back to work

    Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League’ ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Oklahoma is big favorite in Big 12 football poll

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma is the overwhelming favorite to win the Big 12 title in a preseason media poll.
    July 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Nadal, Djokovic highlight US Open field

    WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Defending champion Rafael Nadal and top-ranked Novak Djokovic highlight the men’s field at the 2014 U.S. Open
    July 18, 2014 - 10:37 am
  • McIlroy and Woods deliver at British Open

    HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.A lovely ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Douglas leaving Chow again after short reunion

    Olympic champion Gabby Douglas’ comeback is moving forward without coach Liang Chow.Douglas, the all ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Newton allows lead to slip away in regular-season finale

    NEWTON — Nine became a big number for Newton’s Cardinals Wednesday night. They left nine runners in scoring position during their final regular-season ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Hunter-Reay claims second straight ESPY as best driver

    LOS ANGELES — Verizon IndyCar Series driver Ryan Hunter-Reay now has a matching set of ESPY Awards.H ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Jones breaks through ahead of Nationwide debut

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Erik Jones has discovered that driving the No. 51 truck isn’t nearly as easy as Kyle Busch makes it look.
    July 17, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Royals, Rangers trade pitchers

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have gotten some relief help, acquiring veteran reliever Jason Frasor from the Texas Rangers for Triple ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Atcher repeats at Marshalltown during the Central Iowa Fair

    MARSHALLTOWN — Capturing his second consecutive win in the IMCA Stock Cars division at Marshalltown, Dave Atcher went to the front on the second lap a ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Cardinals claim win on Senior Night

    NEWTON — Senior Night is special for every team. Tuesday’s non-conference game against South Tama’s Trojans was just that for Newton’s senior trio — E ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Surging Albia tops PCM in playoffs

    EDDYVILLE — Two teams headed in opposite directions continued down their paths in a Class 2A District 14 playoff game Tuesday night.
    July 16, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — On a sparkling summer night in the Upper Midwest, baseball generations joined up and prepared to pass.
    July 16, 2014 - 10:46 am
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