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Are you ready for another KIX Studio Sessions LIVE!?We’re bringing KIX Studio Sessions LIVE to the Central Iowa FairJul...
COUNTRY MUSIC ARTIST, TATE STEVENS!Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 along with Western Edge welcomesTate Stevens to the C...
Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 is proud to welcomeKenny Chesney back to Central Iowa!Kenny will be at Wells Fargo Arena...
May 5th2003 was my first day here at KIX 101.1! Just over eleven and a half years I have been on The Morning KIX Start! Wow&h...
Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 is proud to welcomeBrantley Gilbert’s Let it Ride tour to Wells Fargo Arena Octobe...
John Michael Montgomery is coming to Oktemberfestin Marshalltown Saturday, September 27!John has mentioned to us here at KIX ...
Iowa's Best Country, KIX 101.1 (KXIA) covering Central Iowa for over 26 years including Marshalltown, Ames, Des Moines, a...
All summer long KIX 101.1 and Jensen Ford have beenqualifying you to drive away with The Renovated Ride!If you want to see th...
AND THE WINNER IS...JACE MCKEEVER!KIX Country voted and Jace McKeever and his wife, Amber, are the winners ofthesterling silv...
If you want to be a Holiday Hero and help save livesthen mark Friday, December 13th on your calendar!KIX 101.1 along with Lif...
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Good Morning Kix Country!Well, it is the Monday following a holiday. That means that for a lot of you it was tough getting ou...
Yesterday was a day for exploration. I have been living in Central Iowa since October and had never been to Ames. Well, yeste...
Yesterday was a day for exploration. I have been living in Central Iowa since October and had never been to Ames. Well, yeste...
Good Morning Kix Country!It is definitely a Monday morning. We have had some interesting weather in the northern part of the ...
Police in central Iowa say a man is dead following an overnight shooting. The Ames Police Department says officers received a...
Good Morning Kix Country!It is a rainy start to the week, but it was a good time in the studio this morning. LeRoy and I were...
Good Morning Kix Country!This morning instead of our usual Throw Down Thursday, LeRoy and I had better things to focus on. Fo...
Good Morning Kix Country!This morning instead of our usual Throw Down Thursday, LeRoy and I had better things to focus on. Fo...
Central Iowa residents are picking up fallen tree limbs and dealing with other minor damage from overnight storms. The storms...
Strong storms damaged farm buildings across central Iowa, knocked down trees and toppled dozens of empty railcars. The storms...
The trial of a Prairie City woman facing charges stemming from her dog's fatal attack on a 4-year-old girl is set to begi...
The Marshalltown Police Department arrested a 22 year old woman on Tuesday in connection with a stabbing that took place. Pol...
The Marshalltown Police Department is investigating a stabbing case.Police Captain Brian Batterson says it happened at an Apa...
A man convicted of killing his parents with a machete on the Meskwaki Nation Settlement in central Iowa has been sentenced to...
Officials say a large grass fire in western Iowa caused by what was meant to be a controlled burn has been contained. Three a...
Things I have learned doing the Morning KIX Start with Melia.1. Don't fool around with HBO. Seriously, don't do it.2....
Good Morning Kix Country!It is so nice to come to work at 4am and not be freezing my tail off! That was the situation this mo...
Good Morning Kix Country!It is so nice to come to work at 4am and not be freezing my tail off! That was the situation this mo...
So, almost certainly if you are reading this, you did not win the Powerball. Personally, I didn't even match one number. ...
So, almost certainly if you are reading this, you did not win the Powerball. Personally, I didn't even match one number. ...
Good Morning Kix Country!What a great morning we have already had. I hope your Monday is going well.We talked about some of t...
Good Morning Kix Country!What a great morning we have already had. I hope your Monday is going well.We talked about some of t...
Good Morning Kix Country!Well we finally got a winner for the Brain Buster today. Nina got the answer correct to our question...
Good Morning Kix Country!Well we finally got a winner for the Brain Buster today. Nina got the answer correct to our question...
Parts of the area got better than a foot of snow from a nasty winter storm that beganSaturday night and lingered through most...
Alliant Energy is reporting numerous power outages across central Iowa, as a result of snowfall in the state. According to Al...
Marshalltown High School will host Mason City in a Central Iowa Metro League girl/boy doubleheader this evening. The games ar...
According to a Marshalltown Police Department press release, police have arrested José EnriqueMorales. Morales was arr...
Officials say theIowaState University student found dead inIowaCity last September may have been killed in a centralIowahotel...
What an interesting morning we have had. I really had a hard time deciding on a title for this post because of the variety of...
What an interesting morning we have had. I really had a hard time deciding on a title for this post because of the variety of...
Another fine freezing morning in Central Iowa. With really super cold temperatures and dangerous wind chills, the topic of th...
Another fine freezing morning in Central Iowa. With really super cold temperatures and dangerous wind chills, the topic of th...
A company is planning to build a large indoor fish farming operation in Webster City that will employ 150 people.VeroBlue Far...
There will be a stargazing opportunity tonight at the Dean Memorial Observatory at the GreenCastle Recreation Area.The timing...
Today will be day number two of three days of the Iowa Rodeo Cowboys Association Championshipsat the Central Iowa Fairgrounds...
Today will be day number one of three days of the Iowa RodeoCowboys Association 2014 Finals at the Central Iowa Fairgrounds.T...
The Rodeo is coming to the Central Iowa Fairgroundsthis Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and the event hasbeen moved indoors fr...
Dear KFJB Listeners,After a year with Marshalltown Broadcasting, today was my last day. I have appreciated everyday that I ha...
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a central Iowa woman faces a child endangerment charge after it was discovered her ...
There is a Star Gazing opportunity tonight at the Green Castle Recreation area at rural Ferguson.Organizers say it will be at...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Department of Public Health says there have already been three reported cases of West ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A homeless shelter in downtown Des Moines has installed a greenhouse that will enable the organ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A beetle that destroys ash trees has been confirmed in Muscatine County, making it the 11th cou...
Ground has been broken on Marshalltown’s new $920 million investment. Ryan Stensland with Alliant Energy says he’...
At yesterdays meeting of the Marshalltown School Board, an item in regard to eight schools leaving the Central Iowa Metro Lea...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines Public Schools has announced its five schools will remain with the Central Iowa Metr...
The Marshalltown School Board will meet this afternoon at the districts new headquarters at 1002 South Third Street at five p...
The Germans beat Brazil 7-1 in the semi finals of the World Cup at Brazil.Omaha beat Iowa in the PCL yesterday 7-6.Marshallto...
Today is day number one of the Central Iowa Fair in Marshalltown.Lots of livestock, animal and Four H related activities toda...
The Fourth of July celebration in Marshalltown back on Friday was called a hit by organizers.There was entertainment at the C...
The Fourth of the July Fireworks show in Marshalltown this evening will be coupled with a special night of racing at the Mars...
Tornado Watches have been issed for Central Iowa. As of 4:15 PM the following counties will be under the watch until 8:00 PM:...
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — An audit of Veterans Affairs facilities has found nearly 1,000 veterans who requested an initial a...
Storm damage in southwest and south central Iowa Tuesday afternoon and evening. The most prominent damage reported in Adams, ...
DALLAS CENTER, Iowa (AP) — A man has died after crashing his truck into an airport building in central Iowa's Dalla...
NEVADA, Iowa (AP) — A central Iowa couple have filed a lawsuit over the fire threat they say is posed by thousands of c...
57-year-old Ginger Jefferson's trial is set to begin with jury selection on Monday. She is charged with first-degree murd...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Polk County supervisors have approved a $125,000 grant so about 130 central and western Iowa ve...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — State and local economic development officials in central Iowa have come up with a brand name a...
CLIVE, Iowa (AP) — Officers are still looking for a prisoner who escaped in suburban Des Moines while being transferred...
ELDORA, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say two juveniles that escaped from a north-central Iowa treatment facility have been c...
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's coaching staff has at times raved about its crop of redshirt freshman wide rece...
BLAIRSTOWN, Iowa (AP) — A stolen car has been pulled from Hannen Lake in east-central Iowa's Benton County.Authorit...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The iconic figures in Grant Wood's painting "American Gothic" have taken up tempo...
GRIMES, Iowa (AP) — Officials say there's an ongoing discharge of wastewater going into a creek in central Iowa.The...
The weather is getting nicer, so why not go for a run or walk for the Marshall County 4-H and their first ever Clover Run/Wal...
TAMA, Iowa (AP) — Officials in the central Iowa town of Tama are optimistic that an idle beef processing plant will reo...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A plan to extend a tax break provided last year to the Iowa Speedway at Newton has moved forwar...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The president of Drake University in central Iowa has announced plans to retire next year.Offic...
~ SULLY, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say an explosion and fire have been reported at a metal plant in central Iowa, but there are...
Its a day to keep your eye on the sky and be careful and wary of a mixed bag of precipitation. There are counties to the nort...
~LE GRAND, Iowa (AP) - Two people have been killed in a rollover crash off an icy highway in central Iowa. The Iowa State Pat...
~ ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - An Altoona casino that distributes profits to central Iowa charities won't say how much it spent s...
~ NEWTON, Iowa (AP) - Jury selection is expected to begin Tuesday for a 25-year-old central Iowa man accused of killing his i...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A sudden and intense snowstorm caused some school bus trips in the Des Moines school district to st...
~WOODWARD, Iowa (AP) - Residents of Woodward in central Iowa were without water after a water main break. The water was shut ...
~NEWTON, Iowa (AP) - A central Iowa fire chief says he's disappointed by the firefighters' vote of no confidence in h...
According to Twitter feeds:Iowa State Legislative leader Linda Upmeyer along with State Senator Bill Dix spoke at the West Si...
A man linked to multiple robberies in Story County has been arrested. According to a release from the Story County Sheriff&rs...
Marshalltown`s Hy Vee store will soon be adding a restaurant and bar called "The Fresh Market Grill" according to S...
GLADBROOK, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a woman has been killed and a man injured following a house explosion in central Iowa....
The Marshall County Conservation Board is celebrating two anniversaries this weekend. Mike Stegmann who is the director of th...
The harvesting season may be coming to an end for many farmers but at the Iowa state extension here in Marshalltown the thoug...
The Marshall County Sheriff's Office, Marshalltown Police Department, and the Central Iowa Safe Kids Coalition held a Chi...
A single winning Powerball Lottery ticket was sold in South Carolina worth an estimated 400 million dollars.In Iowa Lottery O...
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