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You could be one of KIX 101.1’s LAST winners of 2015 thanks to comedian Ron White!Ron White will be at Stephens Auditor...
A long time ago…in a galaxy far, far away… well…wait…Actually a short time from NOW at a DOME not...
THE WINNERS! 9. JENNY & BELLA 22. TAZZ & LISA 29. DILLON & LIGHTNING ...
KIX101.1’s Morning Show co-host and animal-lover, Melia Jeanne,will broadcast live from Hy-Vee Drugstore’s &ldquo...
Do you hear this often? “What’s for supper”?Well Travis Kelly in the afternoons on KIX 101.1 ishere to help...
KIX101.1 WANTS TO TREAT YOU!LISTEN TO DORIS DAY'S COUNTRY CAFEALLWEEK. JUST BE THE CORRECT CALLERWHEN YOU HEAR HER TELL Y...
Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 along with It’s Unique in Marshalltown wants to remind you that Mother’s day...
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...
Name: KeithAge: 51Hometown:Oelwein IABrothers/Sisters: two older brothers and one younger brotherPet: dog named MiaWhen did ...
Name: Melia JeanneHometown: Oskaloosa, KansasBrothers/Sisters: Drew and Natalie (both older)Pets: None at the moment, but I a...
Name: Melia JeanneHometown: Oskaloosa, KansasBrothers/Sisters: Drew and Natalie (both older)Pets: None at the moment, but I a...
Name: LeRoyAge: 35Hometown: Davenport, IowaBrothers/Sisters: Amy and Megan (I’m the old one!)Wife: Taking offers...When...
Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 along with Ben’s Tire and Auto Service is getting ready for the Iowa State Fair!Ti...
Valentine #1 Merrell KilbornValentine Poem - AmazingYou can patch a pair of jeans;Sew on a button;Make a baby blanket;Create ...
KIX 101.1 along with LifeServe Blood Center is holding our annualCommunity Blood Drive again this year at Marshall Town Cente...
KIX 101.1 is showing you some LOVE by sending you to go seeLove and Theft at Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake Saturday November 16...
FOR A HOWLIN' GOOD TIME...Be at Theisen's of Marshalltown on Sunday, October 26th for the...DOG-O-WEEN CONTESTTheisen...
Name: J.W.Age: 25Hometown:State CenterBrothers/Sisters: 1 sister – TressaWhen did you start at KIX 101.1: February, 20...
Name: Amanda McGuire Age: 32Hometown: Grinnell, IowaBrothers/Sisters: Younger brother, Curtis Pets: Buddy - 13-year old blac...
Name: Ken FieldsAge: "OLD". Do the math!Hometown: Connecticut Brothers/Sisters: One brother.Pets: One Dog. When did...
Name: Travis KellyHometown: Fort Wayne, IndianaBrothers/Sisters: 2 sisters…A.J. and AlyssaPets: NoneWhen did you start...
Name: Doris DayAge: ah…do I have to… I’d rather say how much I weigh. I will tell you my birthday is Sept...
Name: Todd CollinsHometown: Carroll, IowaBrothers/Sisters: Kris, Chad & Jill (I’m the baby!)Wife: KristiDaughter: Brenn...
KIX CRITTER OF THE WEEK WITH DORIS DAY IN THE MIDDAY!Tune in at 1:40pm every Tuesday with Doris Day in the Middayto find out ...
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Police have identified the man who was found inside a fire-damaged Des Moines home after he resisted officers' rescue att...
University of Iowa police have confirmed that a research goat has been captured after being on the loose for over a week. Dis...
2.4 million dollars. That is how much money was raised by the students at the Univeristy of Iowa Dance Marathon this past wee...
2.4 million dollars. That is how much money was raised by the students at the Univeristy of Iowa Dance Marathon this past wee...
Good Morning Kix Country!I have not blogged about my fitness journey for a long time now. The last time that I shared on here...
Good Morning Kix Country!I have not blogged about my fitness journey for a long time now. The last time that I shared on here...
Police have arrested an Iowa City man after officers say he used a plastic gun to rob a bank. Iowa City police say the Tuesda...
Good Morning Kix Country!It is said that the Critics Choice awards are a good indicator for who will win at the Acadamy Award...
Authorities have identified the mother and three children killed a house fire in the centralIowatown of Boxholm. Rick Lampe w...
Good Morning Kix Country!The nominations for the 2016 Acadamy Awards have been announced. And the nominations go to.....Best ...
Good Morning Kix Country!The nominations for the 2016 Acadamy Awards have been announced. And the nominations go to.....Best ...
The 73rd Annual Golden Globe Winners List MOVIESBest Supporting Actress Kate Winslet, "Steve Jobs"Best Original Sco...
(Coralville, IA) - A Coralville man is behind bars for using a can of baked beans for more than just dinner. Police responded...
Good Morning Kix Country!Last night was the ceremony for the 2016 People's Choice Awards. There were some interesting and...
Good Morning Kix Country!Last night was the ceremony for the 2016 People's Choice Awards. There were some interesting and...
Good Morning Kix Country!I cam across this story and just had to share it with you all. Zac Brown, who used to be a camp coun...
Good Morning Kix Country!I cam across this story and just had to share it with you all. Zac Brown, who used to be a camp coun...
This has been a record year for the ethanol industry in Iowa. A trade group says the state's refineries produced a record...
(Guthrie County, IA) - A gruesome discovery out of Guthrie County as officials discovered, a cow had been butchered and its r...
(Newton, IA) - Newton Police need your help finding a missing 12-year-old girl. Charlene Brown was last seen on Christmas Eve...
The American Film Institute released their lists of the top movies and TV shows of the year. And they take this stuff SERIOUS...
The American Film Institute released their lists of the top movies and TV shows of the year. And they take this stuff SERIOUS...
Good Morning Kix Country!Christmas is just days away. If you have a tought person to buy for on your list, you may have to ge...
Good Morning Kix Country!Christmas is just days away. If you have a tought person to buy for on your list, you may have to ge...
Good Morning Kix Country!It's the holiday season and that may mean that you will get a random gift from a co-worker gift ...
Good Morning Kix Country!It's the holiday season and that may mean that you will get a random gift from a co-worker gift ...
Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz has won the Eddie Robinson Award that goes to the nation's top major college football coach. He&#...
(Marshalltown, IA) - Marshalltown Police have had their hands full this month, dealing with a string of burglaries. Officers ...
Good Morning Kix Country!We told you this morning about Safyre, the girl that lost her family to a fire a few years ago. All ...
Good Morning Kix Country!We told you this morning about Safyre, the girl that lost her family to a fire a few years ago. All ...
This guy is your winner of this season of the Voice. Calling it now...Jordan Smith!! Why? Just watch....
This guy is your winner of this season of the Voice. Calling it now...Jordan Smith!! Why? Just watch....
Good Morning Kix Country!CMA Country Christmas supports the work of St. Jude's Children's Hospital, highlighting the ...
Good Morning Kix Country!CMA Country Christmas supports the work of St. Jude's Children's Hospital, highlighting the ...
Good Morning Kix Country!This morning we talked about the Toys R Us list of the top toys of 2015. Here they are!The National ...
Good Morning Kix Country!This morning we talked about the Toys R Us list of the top toys of 2015. Here they are!The National ...
(Newton, IA) - republican Presidential hopeful, Ted Cruz is back on the campaign trail following the Thanksgiving holiday. Se...
(Marshalltown, IA) - Police were called to a home in Laurel this morning and discovered a 25-year-old man suffering from a gu...
Good Morning Kix Country!Friday morning, LeRoy and I will be in the studio and will not be able to explore all the deals out ...
Good Morning Kix Country!Friday morning, LeRoy and I will be in the studio and will not be able to explore all the deals out ...
When you just want to feel superior to your kids....
When you just want to feel superior to your kids....
MidAmerican Energy says a wind turbine being built in southern Iowa will be the nation's tallest. The utility is building...
These are the kind of things you expect to see here....so enjoy!!Carrie Underwood...riding a mechanical bull!Yee haw!A video ...
These are the kind of things you expect to see here....so enjoy!!Carrie Underwood...riding a mechanical bull!Yee haw!A video ...
Hey KIX Country, you would have to be living under a rock not to know that the CMA Awards are tonight on ABC. I know, I know,...
The L.A. Kings blanked St. Louis 3-0. Jhonas Enroth posted his sixth career shutout with 24 saves.
Well if you are like me your body NOW has to get used to a different sleeping schedule AGAIN!! So I thought I would help you ...
Good Morning Kix Country!We had a very busy morning. There was the usual Monday stuff like getting out of bed after the weeke...
Cleveland Browns Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown and his championship ring will be reunited nearly half a century after i...
The Chicago Bulls have opened their NBA schedule with back-to-back victories as they followed an impressive win over Clevelan...
Johnny Cueto gave the type of postseason performance the Kansas City Royals had hoped to receive when they acquired him from ...
So, in honor of Melia's birthday....here is some cuteness
So, in honor of Melia's birthday....here is some cuteness
The White House is honoring an Iowa farmer for promoting sustainable practices. Timothy Smith of Eagle Grove is being recogni...
You just have to do some crossovers every once in a while
You just have to do some crossovers every once in a while
(Marshalltown, IA) - Marshalltown residents can breathe a sigh of relief today, after police arrested a man accused of sexual...
The best-of-seven American League Championship Series has moved back to Kansas City for Game 6 between the Blue Jays and Roya...
The Kansas City Royals are one victory away from returning to the World Series. Ben Zobrist tagged R.A. Dickey for a two-run ...
So alot of times we get asked what goes on behind the scenes here at KIX 101.1. Well after we get off the air, Melia and I bo...
So alot of times we get asked what goes on behind the scenes here at KIX 101.1. Well after we get off the air, Melia and I bo...
Good Morning Kix Country!LeRoy pointed out to me this morning that today marks the first anniversary of my employment at Kix ...
Good Morning Kix Country!LeRoy pointed out to me this morning that today marks the first anniversary of my employment at Kix ...
I know I mentioned it on the air, but I wanted to take another moment to thank all of the folks who reached out to me during ...
I know I mentioned it on the air, but I wanted to take another moment to thank all of the folks who reached out to me during ...
Veteran Iowa legislator Jack Drake has died in a hospital at the age of 81. Marty Rieken of Duhn Funeral Home in Griswold say...
A man has been arrested after police say he drove erratically on a sidewalk in downtown Des Moines.The 29-year-old man was ar...
The family of a centralIowacar collector is auctioning off dozens of antique vehicles he purchased over at least six decades....
The man who played in more World Series games than any other major leaguer, and was a three-time American League Most Valuabl...
So here we are, roughly one month from Halloween, and how funny would that costume be for your dog? If you have little ones, ...
So here we are, roughly one month from Halloween, and how funny would that costume be for your dog? If you have little ones, ...
Good Morning Kix Country!It was definitely a Monday on the Morning Kix Start. Sleepy heads and foggy brains were in attendanc...
Good Morning Kix Country!It was definitely a Monday on the Morning Kix Start. Sleepy heads and foggy brains were in attendanc...
Good Morning Kix Country!We had a busy morning on the Morning Kix Start. We talked about people doing great things. Like the ...
Good Morning Kix Country!We had a busy morning on the Morning Kix Start. We talked about people doing great things. Like the ...
A man has shown up to claim the wedding ring he lost at a landfill on the north side of Marion in Linn County. A landfill wor...
Just when you think you have seen/heard it all you get this....Where do we go from here??
Just when you think you have seen/heard it all you get this....Where do we go from here??
Good Morning Kix Country!We are coming up on a year that I, Melia Jeanne, have lived in Iowa. I have come to appreciate and l...
Good Morning Kix Country!We are coming up on a year that I, Melia Jeanne, have lived in Iowa. I have come to appreciate and l...
1. Holding a Guiness World Record is apparently very lucrative if you can quit your job for it.2. Lorraine Balske might be th...
1. Holding a Guiness World Record is apparently very lucrative if you can quit your job for it.2. Lorraine Balske might be th...
Good Morning Kix Country!I know, I know, it is too early for Christmas stuff. Well I agree. It is too early for decorations a...
Good Morning Kix Country!I know, I know, it is too early for Christmas stuff. Well I agree. It is too early for decorations a...
The Marshall County United Way has begun its 85th Annual Fundraising Campaign.The agency did so with a kick off luncheon in d...
So the nominees for the CMA Awards were announced earlier this week. I have to say, the biggest loser is Jason Aldean. For a ...
Rookie Miguel Sano cracked his 16th homer of the season to snap a 2-2 tie in the 12th inning of Minnesota's 3-2 victory a...
The Marshalltown Bobcats volleyball team upset #3 Johnston Tuesdaynight at the Roundhouse in five games by scores of 23-25, 2...
Police have charged a Marshalltown school board member with child endangerment and animal neglect after finding numerous pets...
The Marshaltown men`s soccer team won on the road Sunday at Carl SandbergCollege by the score of 2-1. With the win MCC is now...
David Stanley, a former Iowa lawmaker who helped start a tax reduction lobbying group, has died. Wesley United Methodist Chur...
An Iowa cooperative says one of its employees has died after entering a grain bin filled with soybeans. Farmers Cooperative C...
Well, so much for a daily update on the Iowa State Fair. It was a fun time as always, even though it rained during the perfor...
Kendrys Morales hit a solo homer while the Royals were building an early 3-0 lead in a3-2 win over Baltimore. Danny Duffy gav...
Hey KIX Country, anyone else faired out? LOL!! I am! It was fun while it lasted but tiring at the same time. Finally got to &...
Boston knocked off Kansas City 4-1 as Wade Miley held the Royals to a run and six hits in 7 1/3 innings. Ryan Hanigan sparked...
Every year as young folks get ready to start college, Beloit College in Wisconsin puts out what they call the "Mindset L...
Every year as young folks get ready to start college, Beloit College in Wisconsin puts out what they call the "Mindset L...
Good Morning Kix Country!We have been talking about it for days. It seems to be the only topic of conversation at this time o...
Officials are working to help Denison cope with the closing of a Tyson Foods plant there that employed about 400 people. Mayo...
So today is National Lefthanded Day!! One of Melia's favorite holidays. So in honor of today, I have decided to do everyt...
So today is National Lefthanded Day!! One of Melia's favorite holidays. So in honor of today, I have decided to do everyt...
The Iowa State Fair has been left with a big hole in its grandstand entertainment schedule because young pop singer Meghan Tr...
I have lost track of how many times I have gotten to experince the Iowa State Fair. Since I work at KIX 101.1 I get to attend...
NASCAR Hall of Fame nominee Buddy Baker has died at 74 after a brief battle with lung cancer. Nicknamed the "Gentle Gian...
A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in connection to a church burglary in Ankeny.The juvenile was arrested on Aug. 4. Accordi...
A female race car driver severely hurt while competing at Hawkeye Downs Speedway in Cedar Rapids has died from her injuries. ...
Hey everybody!I have an interesting mix of things to talk about today. First is my obsession with muffin tin meals. I talked ...
Hey everybody!I talked about this a little bit on the show today, but I wanted to talk about it here for those of you who oft...
Oh the things we won't do to have a good time. Who doesn't want front row tickets to see Reba at the Iowa State Fair?...
Oh the things we won't do to have a good time. Who doesn't want front row tickets to see Reba at the Iowa State Fair?...
American teenager Katie Ledecky has improved her own world record in the 1,500-meter freestyle at the swimming world champion...
Hey everybody!It is time for me to update once again, my fitness journey. It is an epic struggle of good versus evil.That is ...
Good Morning Kix Country!Melia Jeanne here. It was a good show this morning. I hope you enjoyed it. The best part of this mor...
Corey Kluber took a shutout into the ninth and rookie Francisco Lindor hit a three-run homer and had a career-high four RBIs ...
A young magician will have to tweak his act when he competes in an Iowa State Fair talent show next month. Michael Osman can&...
So I may be on an island here. Might be the only one that thinks this, but it isn't the first time, and probably won'...
So I may be on an island here. Might be the only one that thinks this, but it isn't the first time, and probably won'...
Well KIX Country, for the second day in a row I have forgotten my umbrella. OK, technically it's in my truck but not with...
Hope the start of your day, and week went better than mine this morning! I dropped my glasses and scratched both lenses. Awes...
Houston's Dallas Keuchel failed to get his 13th win as the KC Royals beat the Astros 5-1. Winning pitcher Yordano Ventura...
In a makeup game involving teams with the best records in baseball, St. Louis held off Kansas City 4-3. Matt Carpenter and Ra...
In my in box this morning I came across an e-mail with a list of seven artists and songs "you should start playing to le...
Ex-Pirate Edinson Volquez pitched effectively into the eighth inning against his old team and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run ...
The AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals touched Pittsburgh's 13-game winner Gerrit Cole for three runs in the eighth in...
Outstanding Drama Series:"Game of Thrones", HBO"Homeland", Showtime"House of Cards", Netflix&qu...
Outstanding Drama Series:"Game of Thrones", HBO"Homeland", Showtime"House of Cards", Netflix&qu...
Tuesday's major league All-Star Game drew a record-low television rating, earning a 6.6 rating and a 12 share on Fox. The...
Hey Everybody!I haven't checked in for a while and I wanted to share a few good things that have been happening as far as...
Van Meter city officials are scrapping plans to let people pay $5 for a chance to shock one of them with a stun gun. The ACLU...
Leaders of the host city for baseball's All-Star Game say Cincinnati is ready for its close-up.After more than two years ...
Throngs of young girls and other fans of the U.S. women's soccer team have turned out early for a parade celebrating its ...
The completion of a structure with space to store funeral urns at an easternIowacemetery highlights a trend toward cremation ...
Memories are made of this...sounds like a song, it is a song, anyway, last month when I had the chance to talk to the candida...
Lorenzo Cain and Jarrod Dyson hit two-run homers, Alcides (ahl-SEE'-deez) Escobar had four hits and the Kansas City Royal...
A 17 year old girl from rural Rhodes was named the 2015 Central Iowa Fair Queen.Shelby Sly is a student at West Marshall High...
Paulo Orlando launched a walk-off grand slam off Brad Boxberger with one out in the bottom of the ninth to lift the Royals pa...
Minnesota beat Baltimore 4-2 on Brian Dozier's two-run homer in the bottom of the 10th. Torii Hunter and Aaron Hicks also...
Minnesota blanked Kansas City 2-0. That's the fourth straight loss for the AL Central-leading Royals. Kyle Gibson threw e...
The Royals picked up their fourth straight win as Salvador Perez hit a two-run homer in the eighth and had three RBIs in a 5-...
There are times I would like to move to a different room when my husband is snoring, I usually touch him and he stops...I kno...
Mike Moustakas cracked a two-run homer and Omar Infante laced a three-run double, all while the Royals scored seven in the fo...
Kansas City still tops the AL Central by 3 ½ games over Minnesota following the Royals' 7-0 loss at Seattle. Rooki...
AMES— Ames police say one man has died and another was critically injured in a construction accident atIowaState Univer...
A new fire and rescue boat named after a longtime Clear Lake firefighter is ready for use.A christening ceremony was held Thu...
The Cardinals had won five straight before Eduardo Nunez drove in two runs to push Minnesota past the Redbirds, 3-1. Tommy Mi...
Good Morning Kix Country!At the time this post was written, Our Facebook page had 9,111 likes! When I started here last Octob...
Good Morning Kix Country!At the time this post was written, Our Facebook page had 9,111 likes! When I started here last Octob...
Ever wonder if you had the chance to have either a cook or maid come in your home which one would you choose? For me hands do...
So as you may have heard, I have been on a fitness journey for the last several months. Overall, I have been very good about ...
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...
A formerIowalegislative clerk has been indicted on suspicion of bringing white powder to the state Capitol in 2012, a move th...
Shelly from the Animal Rescue League called me today with the KIX KRITTER OF THE WEEK, I should say KRITTERS because since Ju...
A crew of inmates soon will begin tearing down much of a Fort Dodge zoo, which once had cared for lemurs and other exotic ani...
A search for a man who went missing in the Des Moines River has been postponed.Des Moines media outlets report emergency pers...
A man has found and returned a class ring lost in Mason City nearly 50 years ago.It was found by Tom Teeter, of Mason City, w...
Authorities say a Decorahcouple died after a highway accident in northeastIowa.The accident occurred around 11 a.m. Saturday ...
The Kansas City Royals have moved back into a tie for first in the AL Central by taking the opener of their series with the d...
Chris Christie is set to give a speech on education when he comes to Iowa next week.Samantha Smith, a spokeswoman for Christi...
This morning on The Morning Kix Start, I was happy to hear that we had an introduction we could play before we play "You...
The chairman of Football Federation Australia says bidding for the 2022 World Cup awarded to Qatar was not clean, explaining ...
Authorities say theIowawoman who died in a fall from a third-floor fire escape in La Crosse was heavily intoxicated.The La Cr...
Billy!! Billy!! Come on buddy...you can do it!! Billy has tried his darnedest to beat Melia. By his count now, four times the...
Billy!! Billy!! Come on buddy...you can do it!! Billy has tried his darnedest to beat Melia. By his count now, four times the...
Iowa State's beloved "Mayor" is gone, lured to the riches and challenges of the NBA.At least Fred Hoiberg left ...
The Chicago Cubs beat Kansas City 2-1 on an RBI single by David Ross in the bottom of the 11th. The game-winning hit came aft...
A man has been arrested after allegedly kicking out a window in a police car in Des Moines. Des Moines Police say an officer ...
Last week we received a call from a man claiming that I (LeRoy) had the best job in the world, because I got to sit across fr...
Last week we received a call from a man claiming that I (LeRoy) had the best job in the world, because I got to sit across fr...
Thousands have attended funeral services for Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco (or-ROHZ'-koh). They heard a priest say s...
Good Morning Kix Country!Well, after the long holiday weekend, I hope everyone is doing better than LeRoy and I. The Tree Tow...
Police say a baseball player from Des Moines has died after being struck by a ball in the northern Minnesota city of Bemidji....
Not many baseball fans expected the Minnesota Twins to be playoff contenders through Memorial Day, especially after their 1-6...
An 84-year-old man has died after being injured when the golf cart he was driving collided with a van near his driveway in Al...
A Grinnell family spent the long weekend in Washington, D.C., at a national seminar and grief camp for those coping with the ...
The body of Omaha Police Officer Kerrie Orozco (or-ROHZ'-koh) will be laid to rest Tuesday after a funeral in Omaha and b...
Officials say there's evidence a black bear has traveled into Dubuque. Iowa Department of Natural Resources officials say...
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad plans to attend the funeral of an Omaha, Nebraska, police officer who was killed in the line of duty...
Chris Young lowered his ERA to 0.78 by tossing shutout ball over six innings of Kansas City's 5-0 win against St. Louis. ...
It seems like we have been talking about it forever but it's finally here, the 2015 Tree Town Music Festival. In all of m...
Altoona police say an officer kept a wandering zebra under control until its owner showed up.Department spokesman Jason Fergu...
Police say a Storm Lake woman accused of snapping her 10-year-old daughter in the face with a rubber band has been arrested.T...
Authorities have arrested anIowaCity man accused of writing a post on Facebook in which he threatened to shoot white police o...
A man accused of tossing a cat into the Winnebago River in Mason City is scheduled to be sentenced later this month.The charg...
Good Morning Kix Country!Today's show was interesting to say the least. LeRoy left after work to go to Omaha and see Gart...
Good Morning Kix Country!Today's show was interesting to say the least. LeRoy left after work to go to Omaha and see Gart...
The Cubs at Busch Stadium in Saint Louis Wednesday night snapped the Cards eight game winning streak winning 6-5. Anthony Riz...
Authorities say a Fort Dodge man gave a Storm Lake car dealer a fake check of more than $70,000 in an attempt to buy two vehi...
Authorities say a southeastIowaman and the horse he was riding were killed by a lightning strike.The Muscatine County Sheriff...
A person familiar with the decision says Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has won the NBA's Most Valuable ...
The daughter of a man who was severely beaten and stuffed into his trunk last year before being rescued by police says he has...
A little dog picked up as a stray in Iowa has been reunited with the Louisiana girl who lost him three years ago. A Cedar Rap...
The first dog flu case inIowahas been confirmed in Sioux City.Dr. Kyoung-Jin Yoon with the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory a...
One of professional wrestling's most celebrated performers and promoters, Verne Gagne, has died at age 89.Gene Okerlund, ...
A California man accused of posing as an actor from the "Twilight" movies has pleaded guilty to sexual abuse in Jas...
Police say a Minnesota man was shot following a rap concert inIowa.The West Des Moines Police Department says officers were d...
A 14-year-old girl fromIowahas died and three others have been injured in a two-vehicle crash in southern Minnesota.The State...
Good Morning Kix Country!We gave away a ton of stuff on The Morning Kix Start today! Gift certificates, CDs and flowers.We al...
Good Morning Kix Country!We gave away a ton of stuff on The Morning Kix Start today! Gift certificates, CDs and flowers.We al...
The Mayo Clinic says Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg is expected to be released today, less than a week after open-heart surger...
The man who was involved in an accident in StoryCounty in which he was run over by a tractor hasdied.Dennis Johnston of Marsh...
UPDATE (3:48pm Wednesday)Mercy Medical Center Spokesperson Gregg Lagan says Dennis Johnston has passed away at the age of 66....
So, today was a fun one. In honor of National Jelly Bean Day on Wednesday we are giving away a bunch of jelly beans, see our ...
I know what my TV schedule will be on Sunday night....watching the ACM Awards. I have to be honest, I haven't really paid...
Good Morning Kix Country!Today is composer Bill Conti's birthday. He is 73 today. You may wonder who he is. I'll tell...
Good Morning Kix Country!Today is composer Bill Conti's birthday. He is 73 today. You may wonder who he is. I'll tell...
Amongst your favorite baseball teams Sunday: the Cards beat the Reds in 11 innings 7-5, the Cubs rallied to beat the Rockies ...
Good Morning Kix Country!This morning was a bit strange. LeRoy was out sick today so Todd Collins came in to keep me on track...
Good Morning Kix Country!This morning was a bit strange. LeRoy was out sick today so Todd Collins came in to keep me on track...
The defending American League Champion Kansas City Royals are now 2-0 on the season. On Wednesday night they beat the White S...
Good Morning Kix Country!No winners this morning. We played the Brain Buster and that grew our jackpot to $10 for tomorrow mo...
Good Morning Kix Country!No winners this morning. We played the Brain Buster and that grew our jackpot to $10 for tomorrow mo...
Kentucky coach John Calipari and Spencer Haywood are among 11 new inductees going into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall ...
The Duke Blue Devils won their 5th national title with a 68-63 win over Wisconsinon Monday night. Tyus Jones lead the Duke sc...
Authorities have released the name of the man who was killed in a fire that ravaged an Ames home.The man was identified Wedne...
A northern Iowa couple who grew suspicious upon seeing a man toss a duffel bag into a river have rescued the cat they found i...
A woman and her four children have escaped from a fire that heavily damaged their mobile home on the southwest side of Dubuqu...
So Melia and I made our picks for the NCAA Tourney this morning. I have Kentucky, Wisconsin, Virginia, and IOWA STATE in my F...
The Roundhouse at Marshalltown High School will not be ready in time for commencement excercises on May 24th. School official...
Good Morning Kix Country!What a fun morning. I don't know if it is the improved weather and the promise of Spring or just...
Good Morning Kix Country!What a fun morning. I don't know if it is the improved weather and the promise of Spring or just...
Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith has said goodbye to Baltimore, where he starred for four seasons after being drafted out of...
Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky is the Big Ten's Player of the Year.As Kaminsky led the Badgers to the outright Big Ten ch...
Things I have learned doing the Morning KIX Start with Melia.1. Don't fool around with HBO. Seriously, don't do it.2....
So every once in a while, the stars line up and we get to spend a day not only having fun on the Morning KIX Start, but also ...
The news broke this morning that Shania Twain will go back out on the road for her first tour since 2004, and add to that, it...
The type of asset swap New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson is attempting to try to regain complete control of hi...
The Meskwaki Tribal Police are looking for a missing woman from the Tama area.Rita Papakee is a Native American woman who is ...
The Colo Nesco girls were ousted from the Girls State basketball tournament in Des Moines by Newell Fonda by the score of 70-...
Good Morning Kix Country!It was definitely a Monday. I have been dragging along all morning. I had another full day of cookin...
Good Morning Kix Country!It was definitely a Monday. I have been dragging along all morning. I had another full day of cookin...
The Burlington Animal Board has decided that a dog that was involved in a fatal police shooting of a woman was not dangerous ...
A southwestIowamother convicted in a cancer hoax involving her 5-year-old daughter must make restitution totaling nearly $33,...
Good Morning Kix Country!This has been a crazy morning. We had a winner on the Brain Buster. Diane won 20 dollars and the tit...
Good Morning Kix Country!This has been a crazy morning. We had a winner on the Brain Buster. Diane won 20 dollars and the tit...
It was announced earlier today that the final 3 ACM New Artist nominees, as voted by fans, are Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhett and Col...
Ernie Banks, the beloved Chicago Cubs great who once said he wanted to have his ashes scattered at Wrigley Field, is at the c...
The Rhode Island coach whose inspirational speech to his team went viral after they lost in the Little League World Series sa...
A family says a dog that ran away from home was found inside a Cedar Rapids hospital where her owner was staying at.Nancy Fra...
A person familiar with the negotiations says the Sacramento Kings and George Karl have agreed to the framework of a deal for ...
Hall of Fame coach Jerry Tarkanian, who built a basketball dynasty at UNLV but was defined more by his decades-long battle wi...
A person familiar with the decision says the Miami Marlins have been awarded the 2017 All-Star Game, and an announcement by b...
Former major league All-Star Julio Franco has signed a contract at age 56 to be a player-manager for the Ishikawa Million Sta...
AnIowaman has been sentenced to up to 25 years in prison for using donations to his charity to buy drugs and pay for sex.52-y...
Actor Vince Vaughn, who starred in the movies "Wedding Crashers," ''Old School" and "Swingers,&qu...
A Des Moines man says he had to jump off his bike to avoid a head-on crash with his ex-girlfriend.The 20-year-old man says he...
The Dubuque Regional Humane Society is defending itself against widespread criticism on social media of its decision to eutha...
Authorities say skeletal remains found last month in woods behind a Burlington grocery store are those of a 49-year-old man m...
The NFL says that NFL Films founder Ed Sabol has died. He was 98.The league said he died Monday at his home in Scottsdale, Ar...
David Beckham has marked his 10th year as a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF by setting up a new personal fund, saying he wants...
Dean Smith, the North Carolina basketball coaching great who won two national championships, has died. He was 83.The school s...
Jockey Javier Castellano got the 4,000th win of his career Sunday, prevailing aboard Captain Stan in the 10th race of the day...
Rob Gronkowski puck-tuated a Super Bowl victory with a spike on the ice.The star tight end and several of his New England Pat...
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