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The NFL has created a Sportsmanship Award that will be voted on by the players and presented to the winner on the eve of the ...
Raymond Beadle, a three-time NHRA Funny Car world champion and a championship NASCAR team owner, has died. He was 70.NHRA sai...
West Des Moines firefighters and medics say they have revived three kittens and one cat after a house fire.The West Des Moine...
Former Notre Dame soccer player Elizabeth Tucker was honored Sunday night as the NCAA Woman of the Year.Tucker, from Jacksonv...
Law enforcement policies on the use of stun guns vary greatly acrossIowa's99 counties, and civil rights experts who recen...
The Scott County attorney says five Davenport officers acted correctly in a shooting last month that left a man dead.Scott Co...
Police have reported a peaceful ending to a 3½-hour standoff with a man who said he had a gun in hisIowaCity mobile ho...
Gymnast Simone Biles added another trophy to her case.The 17-year-old won the Sportswoman of the Year award presented Wednesd...
A 17-year-old apprentice jockey has died from injuries sustained in a riding accident at an Indiana racetrack.The Jockeys'...
Grundy County authorities say an 84-year-old man has died after being pinned underneath his tractor.The Grundy County Sheriff...
A 27-year-old Mason City man has been given probation and suspended sentences on charges of child endangerment, domestic abus...
Dubuque police have arrested a man who they say led officers on a high-speed chase before crashing into a building.38-year-ol...
Two dogs rescued as part of a huge dog-fighting bust in Alabama are up for adoption in Waterloo.The American Staffordshire te...
Authorities trying to answer the longtime question of who bought an unclaimed multimillion-dollar lottery ticket inIowain 201...
Tonight will be the Homecoming game for Marshalltownagainst Fort Dodge.Last night Bryce King was namedthe Homecoming Kingand ...
The owner of a building in Cedar Rapids where posters appeared promoting the opening of a marijuana dispensary says the adver...
Authorities say a man has dropped off a newborn baby at a family medicine clinic in Des Moines.Des Moines police say they rec...
Cigar, the two-time Horse of the Year whose 16-race winning streak is considered one of racing's greatest achievements, h...
An overflow crowd spilled into the parking lot of a New York church at the funeral Mass for a Long Island high school footbal...
Former NFL running back Larry Johnson has been arrested on aggravated battery charges after an altercation at a South Beach n...
Philadelphia radio and TV sports announcer Bill Campbell, whose career spanned more than seven decades, has died.Editor and a...
The Utah Jazz are signing a 5-year-old free agent guard to a one-day contract for a special scrimmage on Monday night.JP Gibs...
A Waverly man faces an assault charge after authorities say he threatened a civil process server with a gun.The Bremer County...
A Davenport man who posed as a local television meteorologist has been fined and given probation.Online court records say 24-...
Homecoming week is underway at Marshalltown High School.The theme of the day today is "Movie Star Monday,students can dr...
A Davenport man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for multiple charges of fondling toddlers.The Quad-City Times report...
Beverly Hills police were called to the home of Donald Sterling after his wife Shelly reported a burglary, but found no crime...
Prosecutors are dropping criminal transmission of HIV charges against anIowaman saying they cannot proceed with prosecution a...
The American Leagues one game Wild Card playoff is tonight inKansas City.The Royals will host Oakland at 7:07 p-m.The winner ...
The Kansas City Royals will host the Oakland A's in a one game playofftomorrow night at the K in Kansas City. Play ball i...
A man who was thrown from a horse has been flown to a Mason City hospital for treatment. The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's...
A Marshalltown man has been sentenced to more prisontime after being convicted of arson and animal cruelty relatedcrimes in M...
There was a top 25 college football match up Thursday night.It saw #5 Auburn out of the SEC best Kansas State out of the Big ...
Kansas City beat the White Sox last night at home at the "K" in Kansas City 6-2.At the same the Twins beat Detroit ...
The Marshalltown Speedway will be hosting an event called the World NationalsThursday, Friday and Saturday. The event feature...
In Kansas City the Royals lost at home to Boston 6-3. Kansas City saw their leadover Detroit in the American League Central s...
Grinnell Fire Department was presented with aLife Safety Achievement Award for its fire prevention accomplishmentsin 2013 by ...
Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley has a friend in Carole King.Braley's campaign announced Thursday that the singer...
A 9-11 Memorial Pork Loin Dinner will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall today.The timing is social hour at five o clock...
The Kansas City Royals on Thursday shut out the Detroit Tigers at ComericaField 3-0. They took one game out of a three game s...
The Cubs lost to Toronto 9-2, Detroit beat the Royals 4-2 and tied up the race in theAmerican League Central Division, the Re...
The United Way will be kicking off their 84th yearly fundraising campaign today with a luncheon event at the Fisher Community...
KFJB will carry President Obama's speech about ISIS this evening at 8pm.
The baseball beat goes on today: the Royals take on Detroit in the Motor City trying to hang on to a divisional lead which is...
The Marshalltown City Council Monday pledged their continued supportto a local Not In Our Town Anti bullying effort.Mike Schl...
The Marshalltown City Council will be meeting this afternoonat Marshalltown City Hall.According to the published agenda Counc...
The House of Compassion in Marshalltown will have afundraising 5 and 10 K race and run tomorrow.Spokeswoman Amy Walker says t...
There will be a stargazing opportunity tonight at the Dean Memorial Observatory at the GreenCastle Recreation Area.The timing...
The man who helped create and nuture a railroad train andtrack at Camp Courageous at Monticello has died.Gerry Rohr was from ...
The Anderson Funeral Homes team won the tournament championship at the recentMarshalltown Chamber of CommerceGolf Tournament ...
Dear KFJB Listeners,After a year with Marshalltown Broadcasting, today was my last day. I have appreciated everyday that I ha...
DES MOINES,Iowa(AP) — A woman has assaulted a Des Moines man who tossed a toaster pastry and wrapper onto the woman'...
The United Way organization has announced they will kick off their 84th yearly fundraising campaign on September 10th with a ...
In the American League Tuesday night the Kansas City Royals edged the Minnesota Twins 2-1. Detroit also one their game howeve...
WATERLOO,Iowa(AP) — Police say an officer who was head-butted by a student used a stun gun on the boy at Waterloo's...
EMMETSBURG, Iowa (AP) — The king of the Netherlands plans to visit Iowa next month to attend the grand opening of a nor...
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the in...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton will headline the annual steak fry for retiring Sen. Tom Harkin...
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) — A 54-year-old mansion on Des Moines' south side prized by preservationists could be torn do...
Today is Day number eight of the Iowa State Fair.The incredible run of Fair weather is expected to continue today.Today is Io...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A loaded gun and an extra magazine have been found by security officials at the Des Moines airp...
Some area wood carvers did well at a competition held at the Iowa State Fair.Clark Weaver who is from Grinnell won 1st place ...
Attendance figures at the fair lag behind last year for the three of the four days in which attendance figures have been post...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines police say they shot a man who struck an officer with his car in a hotel parking lot...
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is spending two days in the key presidential campaign state of Iowa...
There will be a press conference in Ames at the Memorial Union today in which University President Stephen Leath will talk ab...
JANESVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Photos of Iowa veterans killed in the Vietnam War will be on display in a Waterloo museum.The p...
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A Waterloo man has been accused of shoving a woman's head into a toilet bowl.Waterloo police ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines shopping mall has announced it will close its caged animal exhibits following publ...
INDIANOLA, Iowa (AP) — Indianola city leaders are deciding whether they will enforce a ban on pet chickens and ducks wi...
Brad Keselowski won the U-S Cellular 250 at the Iowa Speedway at Newton, Brandon Jones won the Autolite 150 event. Dale Earnh...
C-J's Sports Bar and Grill beat the Old Timer Tavern 3-2 in the finals of the ASA State Men`s 16 inch Softball Tournament...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Animal control officers removed 46 pet rats from a Des Moines homes but didn't charge the h...
The Marshalltown Police Department seeks a man in a sex offender registry violation case.27 year old Jonathon Lee Robinson is...
GRAETTINGER, Iowa (AP) — A participant in an annual bicycle ride across Iowa has died due to a medical condition.Offici...
GRAETTINGER, Iowa (AP) — A participant in an annual bicycle ride across Iowa has died due to a medical condition.Bob Li...
One of the features of the Linn Creek Arts Festival in Marshalltown Saturday will be a horse that paints.Owner Adonna Combs s...
Today is day number one of the Central Iowa Fair in Marshalltown.Lots of livestock, animal and Four H related activities toda...
The man whom the Marshalltown Police Department put out the word out about a theft at the area Menards store has been arreste...
A road closure update:Major road closures:Iowa highway 14 north of Marshalltown…U-S 63 in the Tama area between county...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines police have made an arrest in connection with the death of a 97-year-old Des Moines ...
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — A mitt signed by legendary New York Yankees slugger Lou Gehrig is going up for auction.Howard H...
OTTUMWA, Iowa (AP) — A 25-year-old Marine from Iowa who was killed in Afghanistan is being remembered as a kind and str...
GRUNDY CENTER, Iowa (AP) — An 84-year-old Grundy County man has died after his tractor lunged forward and hit him.Harol...
Scores of interest:High School baseball:Ankeny Centennial 10, 8 Marshalltown 6, 0High School softballAnkeny Centennial 10, 11...
Scores:Cubs 7 Reds 3ICubs 6 Albuquerque 2Dodgers 2 Royals 0Angels 8 Twins 6Rockies 10 Cardinals 5High School Softball:Ankeny ...
DE SOTO, Iowa (AP) — A Florida man who is riding a mule across the country to keep a promise to his granddaughter is ge...
MASSENA, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a man has died after getting stuck in a hay baler in southwest Iowa.The Cass Count...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A crop scientist credited with developing hundreds of varieties of disease-resistant wheat adap...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The World Food Prize Foundation is announcing the winner of its annual award at a ceremony in W...
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Officials at a Waterloo amusement park say six people received minor injuries when two pieces of ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Former Iowa State basketball star Melvin Ejim has been named the university's male athlete of the...
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — A San Diego man charged with enticing a minor while posing as an actor from the "Twilight"...
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The man who led North Dakota State through its successful transition to NCAA Division I athletics is...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Yolanda Griffith is savoring a Women's Basketball Hall of Fame induction that she never exp...
NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — The mother of a Newton teenager says police should have arrested a man who inappropriately touched ...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — A university task force wants Iowa State University to continue having a universitywide event but not...
The 27th Annual Lennox/Quakerdale Invitational Pro Am Golf Tournament was held in Marshalltown yesterday at the Elmwood Count...
DYERSVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Local officials are finishing preparations for this weekend's party celebrating the 25th an...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona isn't waiting for an apology from Manny Ramirez.Francona guided Bos...
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Waterloo police say officers shocked a man with a stun gun after the man beat and stabbed a famil...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines woman hospitalized after being hit by a car in her driveway said she was targeted ...
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — One of the four pianos painted by high school students and placed around Mason City has been da...
CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — The Goodwill store in eastern Iowa's Clinton has returned almost $2,000 found in a donated coa...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa is offering live streaming on its website of all 10 commencement ceremoni...
GRIMES, Iowa (AP) — A memorial service has been set for a Grimes man fatally shot on Thursday.Amemorial service will be...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed against Drake University by a former stude...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad and other state officials will mark National Police Week by honoring four l...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A man has been accused of driving a lawn mower in the middle of a Des Moines street while intox...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says he has decided to present the Iowa Award to Kenneth Quinn, the preside...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says he has decided to present the Iowa Award to Kenneth Quinn, the preside...
NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway's love affair with "The Bridges of Madison County" is ending quickly.Producers s...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A jury has acquitted a Des Moines doctor on charges of involuntary manslaughter in connection w...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A jury has acquitted a Des Moines doctor on charges of involuntary manslaughter in connection w...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The House has passed and sent to Gov. Terry Branstad a bill that would end greyhound racing in ...
MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — A 48-year-old man has been arrested and charged with arson after a fire at the former St. Mar...
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Sioux City Council has given its final approval to changing the ordinance that bars pit bul...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A lawyer for a Des Moines doctor accused of prescribing large amounts of narcotic painkillers w...
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has given coach Fred Hoiberg a $600,000 a year raise, bumping his annual salary to $2.6 mi...
CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has ordered U.S. and Iowa flags to be flown at half-staff to honor a Clinton m...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A nonprofit group that supports low-income families who can't afford to bury their children...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A nonprofit group wants Iowa lawmakers to approve financial assistance for low-income families ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that previously added pets to domestic abuse protective orders was amended by the Iowa H...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The scientist credited with agriculture's so-called "Green Revolution" has a permanent ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Supreme Court is considering whether a former Drake University law student who trains ...
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Iowa State senior forward Melvin Ejim has been selected as the Big 12's player of the year by ...
~ MARION, Iowa (AP) - State records say a mentally disabled woman overheated and died inside a Marion group that had been hea...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A manslaughter trial has been delayed again for a former Des Moines doctor accused of improperly pr...
~ AMES, Iowa (AP) - An Ames man has been accused of displaying a handgun during an argument with a driver near Iowa State Uni...
The Marshalltown High School basket teams will all visit Dowling Catholic on Tuesday.No broadcast of the games on KFJB this t...
~ SOCHI, Russia (AP) - It's a tale of two toilets. When BBC reporter Steve Rosenberg went to use the bathroom at the cros...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Gov. Terry Branstad has received big campaign contributions from Iowa business leaders, special int...
~TIPTON, Iowa (AP) - An environmental commission has rejected an Iowa pet cemetery owner's request to throw out a $10,000...
~DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A state panel has agreed to pay more than $1,400 to fix damage to first lady Christine Branstad'...
In news from the Marshalltown Public Library:The public will get a chance to see a champion Samoyed Therapy Dog on Wednesday ...
~ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say an employee plotted with a man to fake a robbery at a fast-food restaurant in the Des M...
After a long period of time entertaining family and friends, it's about time you take a bit of time for yourself. And wha...
Everyone wants a home for the holidays. Heidi Drager from the Marshalltown Animal Rescue League says there’s no reason ...
Get in the holiday spirit by donating blood with KIX 101.1 and LifeServe Blood Center on Friday, December 13, 2013! This spec...
A Marion man was hit by pellets from a shotgun while pheasant hunting in Linn County shortly after noon on Sunday.37 year old...
NEW YORK (AP) - Pittsburgh Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen and Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera have won basebal...
The United States Chamber of Commerce has awarded the Marshalltown Chamber of Commerce with a Four Star accreditation.The acc...
The 10th annual Dog-O-Ween event was held on Saturday, October 27 at Theisen's. KFJB's Kyle Martin was emcee for the ...
Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey has announced that the Brauer family, who raise both hogs and cattle on their farm...
Missy Franklin keeps piling up the awards.The 18-year-old swimmer won the Sportswoman of the Year award presented Wednesday n...
After winning two Grand Slam titles and an Olympic gold medal, Andy Murray has been given the royal seal of approval.Murray r...
Pitching great Pedro Martinez has a success story to share - his own.The three-time Cy Young Award winner has a book deal wit...
Fans of St. Louis Cardinals great Stan Musial will get a chance to own a piece of his personal collection - items ranging fro...
Police were called to the 400 block of N. 11th Ave. on Wednesday,October 2nd,just after noon due to the report of a stabbing....
Ken Harrelson and Mike Shannon are among the 10 finalists for the Baseball Hall of Fame's broadcasting award.Harrelson ha...
The Iowa Court of Appeals is upholding the conviction of an Iowa man who didn't tell a sexual partner he was HIV-positive...
If you are headed to the Oktemberfest parade in Marshalltown there are a few places you want to avoid starting at seven on Sa...
Flags at the state Capitol and at other public buildings, grounds, and facilities throughout the state will be flown at half-...
A group plans to install a 16-foot-tall lighthouse monument in Burlington to honor victims of a 2012 boating crash and remind...
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