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COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Senior Skylynne Ellazar hit a fourth inning home run and junior Sydney Golden threw a complete game shutout to seal a 1-0 win over Iowa Sunday. The victory completed a three-game sweep over the Hawkeyes (15-17, 1-4), Maryland's first conference sweep since 2015, and the ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa bison known for surviving a lightning strike has died. The Des Moines Register reported Friday that the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge announced Sparky the bison's death. He was 14 years old. Sparky was struck by lightning in July 2013. Biologist Karen ...

HOSPERS, Iowa — In Sioux County, where swine barns interrupt the vast landscape of corn-stubbled fields, exports of meat, grain and machinery fuel the local economy. And there's a palpable sense of unease that new Chinese tariffs pushed by President Donald Trump — who received more than 80 ...
If Iowa had legislation regulating how its Board of Regents handles free speech issues, maybe the University of Iowa and Iowa State University could have avoided recent costly legal battles that have attracted national attention, according to a lawmaker who proposed such regulations this session.
An Iowa Eagle Scout has restored an aged, cracked victory bell for his high school. April 1, 2018 ... WEST BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — When Daniel Crooks, 17, restored the aged, cracked victory bell for West Burlington High School, he helped cement his last name as part of the school's legacy. "I think it's ...
FILE - This Feb. 23, 2018, file photo provided by the American Civil Liberties Union of Iowa shows Josh Harms in Sibley, Iowa. Harms, threatened by city officials with legal action for saying on a website that his hometown smelled like "rancid dog food," won a free-speech lawsuit Thursday, March 29, when a ...

The University of Iowa has long been an innovator in bringing the analog and the digital together. Its Special Collections team (which maintains the Hevelin collection) is practically a small media company with shows on YouTube, an active and vibrant Tumblr and other social media channels documenting ...
Five Iowa players went through the NFL combine earlier this month so pro day is about refining their resumes in workouts and answering any additional questions. For the rest of Iowa's draft-eligible players, pro day is their only shot in front of a prospective employers. Their workout numbers can help them ...
West High senior Lujayn Hamad, 17, greets protesters on College Street during the March For Our Lives protest on Saturday, March 24, in downtown Iowa City, IA. Students, parents, friends and family from across the Iowa City Community School District (ICCSD) gathered at College Green Park and march ...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Autopsies indicate an Iowa couple and their two children died from inhaling toxic gas at a rented condo on Mexico's Caribbean coast, but there was no sign of foul play or suicide, Mexican authorities said Saturday. The prosecutors' office in the Caribbean coast state of Quintana Roo ...

Light Freezing Rain Overnight Into Monday Morning... .Rain and drizzle will move across northwest Iowa at times from tonight through Monday. As air and road temperatures fall below freezing overnight, this will lead to light accumulations on elevated surfaces and some untreated roads, resulting in difficult ...
Four members of an Iowa family whose bodies were recently found in a condominium in Mexico died of inhalation of toxic gases, the authorities said on Saturday. Kevin Sharp, 41; his wife, Amy, 38; and their children, Sterling, 12, and Adrianna, 7, had been vacationing in Akumal, a small coastal town on the ...
Man arrested in connection to Mercy-North Iowa threat said he 'was going to the hospital to shoot' ... Mason City, Iowa – A man who was charged Wednesday with first-degree harassment in connection to an incident at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa allegedly told an employee that “he was going to the ...
DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines police officers said a home on the city's east side was one of the worst they've ever entered, according to WHO. Officers were called to a home in the 800 block of E. Morton Avenue on Wednesday afternoon to investigate a strong ammonia scent. Animal control officers say ...
Miller says the findings by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting seem consistent with an earlier University of Iowa study that documented home loan denial rates for Latinos. The analysis published last month found that Latinos applying for conventional mortgages in the Iowa City metropolitan ...
MASON CITY | Three of Mercy Medical Center--North Iowa's registered nurses have been named to the prestigious annual 100 Great Iowa Nurses list. Michelle Kingland, Douglas Meyers, Bryan Williams and more than 500 Iowa nurses were nominated by the honor by patients, colleagues and friends.


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