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  • Newton's Jenkins, area athletes earn all-district softball, baseball honors

    Eleven area athletes received the first of several postseason honors expected to be announced this week and next week in softball and baseball.
    July 29, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Washington County Pork Producers to sponsor pole day at Iowa Speedway

    NEWTON – Washington County Pork Producers has been named as the official sponsor of the Pork Be Inspired Award, given to the fastest driver in NASCAR ...
    July 29, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Keselowski returning to Iowa Speedway

    Saturday night’s U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway will feature the race’s defending champion on the track.
    July 29, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Area trio earn All-Elite track honors

    Three area athletes earned individual state track championships at the 2014 Iowa High School Track and Field Championship Meet in May in Des Moines. T ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • Newton Booster Club events coming in August

    The Newton Cardinal Athletic Booster Club has three fundraising events in August.On Aug. 4 is Drive ...
    July 28, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Gustin family takes two feature races at Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — Jenae Gustin and Richie Gustin had the right stuff on the track at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night. Both recorded their third win of ...
    July 28, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • MAT members capture national titles

    Six members of the Marshalltown Area Tumbling and Trampoline Team claimed national event championships at last month’s U.S.T.A. National Trampoline an ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Report says Prairie Pothole region losing wetlands

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Federal officials and conservationists say a recent report detailing wetland losses in the five-state Prairie Pothole Region ove ...
    July 25, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Hawk Ball

    FORT DODGE — “Yesterday is over and today is a new day. We were dealt these cards and we’re going to capitalize off the opportunities. The game plan d ...
    July 24, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Shaking off stinger

    FORT DODGE — Lynnville-Sully is not doing what it wanted to do today. Today could have been a day of rest for the Hawks, but things changed Tuesday af ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:12 pm
  • MLB Capsules

    Cubs 6, Padres 0CHICAGO (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit two home runs, and Kyle Hendricks pitched seven inn ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Lynnville-Sully loses state opener; plays Wednesday

    FORT DODGE — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks suffered their second loss of the 2014 season. It came at the wrong time.
    July 22, 2014 - 6:08 pm
  • Jaennette wins at Marshalltown Speedway

    MARSHALLTOWN — Newton’s Michael Jaennette captured his third win at Marshalltown Speedway Friday night. Jaennette had to stave off challenges by Donav ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Big 12 commissioner envisions big changes to college athletics

    DALLAS (AP) — Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a dire warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now.
    July 22, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Iowa's Uthoff honored

    University of Iowa basketball player Jarrod Uthoff has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court for the 2013-14 seaso ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:46 am
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