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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 CAFEALL NEXT WEEK. JUST BE THE CORRECT CALLERWHEN YOU HEAR HER ...
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 ...
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...
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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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...
Former Major League Baseball player Ted Lilly has accepted a plea deal in a California insurance fraud case that will allow h...
Police say a Des Moines man used a gaming app to persuade a 12-year-old girl into sending nude photos of herself.47-year-old ...
County officials say a man did nothing illegal when he shot two dogs, one fatally, owned by his neighbors in southeasternIowa...
A Mason City man who pleaded guilty to hiding bullets in his underwear while in jail has been sentenced to probation.28-year-...
On a day when we are all sick of the snow and cold (yes already), Jimmy Fallon continues to be amazing. This clip has made me...
On a day when we are all sick of the snow and cold (yes already), Jimmy Fallon continues to be amazing. This clip has made me...
Dierks Bentley and Gavin DeGraw will perform during the pregame festivities at University of Phoenix Stadium before the Super...
Tony Stewart has purchased the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series, one of the oldest, traveling winged sprint ca...
Martin Brodeur, one of the greatest goaltenders in NHL history, is retiring.Brodeur starred for years with New Jersey and is ...
The Royals and outfielder Jarrod Dyson have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract for $1,225,000.Dyson, who ...
Ariana Grande isn't the only big-voiced singer performing at the NBA All-Star Game: Christina Aguilera has been added to ...
An attorney says a sex abuse lawsuit against the Scouts and a former scoutmaster has been partially dismissed.The lawsuit was...
Good Morning Kix Country!LeRoy and I had a good time this morning. We gave away two pairs of tickets to the Road to Tree Town...
Good Morning Kix Country!LeRoy and I had a good time this morning. We gave away two pairs of tickets to the Road to Tree Town...
An 18-year-old Newton woman who was accused of attacking her grandmother has been given a deferred judgment and two years of ...
Authorities say two family dogs that fatally mauled a 7-year-old College Springs boy have been euthanized.Malaki Mildward, a ...
Former Iowa State receiver P.J. Harris has been arrested and charged with strangling his girlfriend.Harris was booked on an a...
The Minnesota Twins and outfielder Jordan Schafer have agreed on a $1.55 million, a one-year contract that avoided arbitratio...
The parents of a 13-month-old girl who died from methadone exposure last year have been sentenced to 10 years in prison.26-ye...
Ariana Grande will headline the NBA All-Star halftime show next month.The NBA announced Thursday that the pop singer will per...
Authorities say a Mason City man has been sentenced to 21 years in federal prison without parole after trading his dog for a ...
Good Morning Kix Country!It was kind of a sleepy start for LeRoy and I today, but I think we ended on a high note with the br...
Good Morning Kix Country!It was kind of a sleepy start for LeRoy and I today, but I think we ended on a high note with the br...
Johnny became a star this morning!! Johnny was the first person to Beat Melia!! It can be done!! Congrats to Johnny, he picke...
Johnny became a star this morning!! Johnny was the first person to Beat Melia!! It can be done!! Congrats to Johnny, he picke...
A southwestIowawoman has been sentenced to probation after pleading guilty to falsely claiming her 5-year-old daughter had ca...
Police say a man has been arrested after leading officers on a short chase that ended with him driving his car into a field w...
Police say a squabble between brothers led anIowaCity man to break into his ex-girlfriend's home and destroy some of her ...
Maui police say former two-time UFC champion B.J. Penn was arrested after fighting with a man outside a bar.Police say the Hi...
Tony Verna, a television director and producer who invented instant replay for live sports games 51 years ago, has died.Verna...
California Chrome took the top honor Saturday night at the Eclipse Awards, winning horse of the year.The winner of the Kentuc...
News Talk 1230 KFJB will carry President Brack Obama`s State of theUnion Speech Tuesday night. Airtime will be eight p-m.
A candlelight vigil was held Sunday night for the victimin a shooting that took place in Marshalltown Saturdaynight.20 year o...
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...
A trial has been delayed until April for a 19-year-old man accused of fatally beating to death a 97-year-old Des Moines resid...
This morning was another great morning in Kix Country! No winner on the Brain Buster. That means that the prize is up to $30 ...
This morning was another great morning in Kix Country! No winner on the Brain Buster. That means that the prize is up to $30 ...
Police say a man pulled out his concealed weapon to calm down two people who were fighting over a toddler outside a fast-food...
NASCAR driver Kurt Busch has resumed testifying in a hearing regarding his ex-girlfriend's request for a no-contact order...
A dog may have led a Burlington police officer to fire shots that left a woman dead during a dispute at her home.TheIowaDivis...
Authorities say a man had a gun and was speeding prior to his arrest in Waterloo.Waterloo police say 27-year-old Romeo Martez...
Hey KIX Country, I'm back at it after several days of vacation. I hope everyone is having a great start to 2015! Here'...
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be inIowanext week to attend Gov. Terry Branstad's inauguration.Branstad will be swor...
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...
Longtime Royals executive Dean Taylor is retiring from the front office, part of a shakeup of the American League champions&#...
Animal shelters in northernIowaare seeking foster families to temporarily house dogs and cats.Local animal rescue organizatio...
Des Moines police say a man who apparently tried to rob a bank was tackled by a customer and taken to a hospital.The man ente...
A southeastIowawoman has been cited on third-degree harassment after authorities say she mailed cow poop to her neighbors ove...
TheIowaState Patrol says a man has died in a rollover crash near Stuart.A report says 64-year-old Andrew Gail Soroka, of Dext...
A former nurse at anIowaCity rehabilitation center has been arrested on suspicion of abusing a patient in April.Online court ...
Police say a 34-year-old man who was reported to have been an intruder has been fatally stabbed in Des Moines.A police news r...
The Royals have announced the signing of right-hander Edinson Volquez to a $20 million, two-year contract that includes a mut...
Little League star Mo'ne Davis is The Associated Press 2014 Female Athlete of the Year.A vote by U.S. editors and news di...
Richard "Dick" Dale, who played sax and crooned tunes for the famed Lawrence Welk orchestra, has died in hisIowahom...
A fire has heavily damaged a manufacturing plant in Grundy Center.Firefighters were sent to Heavy Equipment Manufacturing a l...
Authorities in easternIowasay a man fatally shot himself while a police officer stopped him over a traffic citation.Marion po...
Officials have removed caged wild animals from a "mall zoo" in Des Moines following a court order over their care.A...
The police chief in the northernIowatown of Clear Lake has died from cancer.Chief Rex McChesney died Friday morning, accordin...
Des Moines police say a mother jumped through fire to rescue her teenage daughter on Christmas Day.Firefighters were sent to ...
A new home has been found for a dog rescued from an abandoned well in northeastIowa.A nearby resident spotted the dog in the ...
Animals from the "mall zoo" at Merle Hay Mall in Des Moines will be moved to their new homes this weekend.A judge d...
Authorities say a 63-year-old man has died at a Minnesota hospital after falling while working in northernIowa.Rick Ott, of C...
American forward Abby Wambach has been voted CONCACAF's Female Player of the Year and Costa Rican goalkeeper Keylor Navas...
The NFL's troubles with domestic violence have been selected the sports story of the year in an annual vote conducted by ...
Former Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez has won the prestigious Fuchs (fyoox) Award from the Boston chapter of the Baseball Wri...
Cedar Falls police have arrested a man after a standoff at his home that lasted for several hours.Police were called to a hom...
A Davis County man has been sentenced to a year in jail in connection with an animal hoarding case in which hundreds of anima...
Texas Gov. Rick Perry will attend a conservative summit inIowanext month.Jeff Marschner, a spokesman for the conservative gro...
A woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges in Davenport after faking a birth to collect child support payments from a man ...
Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams have been selected as the International Tennis Federation's world champions for 2014.D...
On the day he was introduced as Youngstown State's new head coach, the ugly nature of Bo Pelini's departure from Nebr...
Authorities in northeastIowahave rescued a dog that fell into an abandoned well.The Fayette County Sheriff's Office is lo...
AnIowaman who convinced a Massachusetts mother to pose her 10-year-old daughter nude in order to get a modeling contract has ...
AnIowaman has been sentenced to up to 10 years in prison after taking a plea deal in the 2012 death of his ex-girlfriend'...
Authorities say a fatal house fire in Granger was likely caused by smoking.The State Fire Marshal Division within the state D...
Rory McIlroy has been chosen as the European Tour player of the year, capping a season in which he won two majors, the Ryder ...
Outside hitter Matt Anderson has been honored as the U.S. men's national team Indoor Player of the Year for the third str...
The father of the modern baseball trading card who designed the famed Topps versions in the 1950s has died. Sy Berger was 91....
Lewis Hamilton has been voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year after winning his second Formula One title.The 29-year-old M...
Firefighters say one person has died in an overnight house fire in Granger.Crews were called to the house around 4:15 a.m. Mo...
Des Moines officials have taken charge of more than 30 wild animals — including black bears and wolves — that had...
Iowa's BrandonScherffhas won the Outland Trophy, given to the nation's outstanding interior lineman.The offensive tac...
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota and Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper are up for three of the 10 awards that will be hande...
Authorities say a couple face child endangerment charges after a toddler they were babysitting in centralIowawas bit by a dog...
The NFL has created a sportsmanship award to be voted on by league players.Commissioner Roger Goodell announced the award Tue...
A handgun has been found in a carry-on bag at Des Moines International Airport.The Transportation Security Administration say...
Tennessee is giving football coach Butch Jones a two-year contract extension and a raise that will pay him $3.6 million a sea...
The Iowa Hawkeye football team is head to the TaxSlayer Bowl atJacksonville. The game will be played Friday January 2nd at 2:...
Dale Earnhardt Jr. has won NASCAR's prestigious Myers Brothers Award given to a person who makes significant contribution...
Authorities in easternIowasay a 67-year-old man has died after being extracted from a burning apartment building.DeWitt Polic...
Former quarterback Ryan Leaf has been released from a Montana prison.Judy Beck, a spokeswoman for the Montana Department of C...
Former Montreal Canadiens captain Jean Beliveau died Tuesday. He was 83.The team confirmed the death of the Hall of Fame cent...
Ray Rice says that an NFL team "would have to be willing to look deeper into who I am and realize that me and my wife ha...
A Charles City man has been given five years in prison for making threatening statements against schoolchildren.Court records...
Authorities say a Des Moines woman claims she was stabbed at a parking lot and didn't notice the wound until she got home...
It's another W for Mo'ne Davis. Sports Illustrated Kids has named the Little League star its Sports Kid of the Year.F...
Iowastate Rep. Dwayne Alons, who was battling renal cancer, has died.Alons, a Republican from Hull, announced his diagnosis l...
A 5-year-oldIowagirl has died two weeks after she was hit by a truck while sledding down her grandfather's driveway.Counc...
Waterloo police say they've arrested a suspect in a fatal stabbing.The 39-year-old victim died at an area hospital after ...
AnIowaCity man faces multiple charges after police say he tried to enter his ex-girlfriend's home with a machete and thre...
A northern Iowa man has been arrested after police say he drove drunk with his child in the car.Rockwell police say an office...
Shaquille O'Neal and his coach at LSU, Dale Brown, joined six other luminaries with induction into the College Basketball...
Waterloo police have arrested a man who they say beat an acquaintance's puppy.The 32-year-old man was arrested over the w...
Iowaauthorities seized nearly nine pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop near Dubuque this weekend.The Dubuque County She...
A 30-year-old westernIowamother has pleaded guilty to allegations that she devised an elaborate hoax about a diagnosis of can...
Prosecutors say a westernIowamother accused of lying about her young daughter's cancer diagnosis has accepted a plea deal...
A Minnesota company will close a Grinnell manufacturing plant, putting about 75 people out of work.Bloomington-based Donaldso...
Officials say an aging giraffe at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines was euthanized due to health complications.Chad Comer, the...
Cedar Rapids police have arrested a driver who they say crashed into a police cruiser and tried to run away.The officer was r...
Former Minnesota Vikings safety Orlando Thomas has died of complications from ALS. He was 42.Thomas was diagnosed with Lou Ge...
Former New York Giants safety Tyler Sash has pleaded guilty to a charge stemming from a scooter chase in Iowa.Online court re...
A group of volunteers have cleaned up and restored a veterans memorial in front of the Jones County Courthouse in Anamosa tha...
A frantic hunt for a runaway, pregnant dog ended happily when searchers found the black lab mix in anIowagarage — nursi...
Iowaauthorities have found the body of a missing fisherman in Saylorville Lake.The Polk County Sheriff's office says auth...
Former major league pitcher Brad Halsey has died in a recreational climbing accident. He was 33.Police in Comal County said a...
Authorities say seven people have been arrested in Sioux City, suspected of aiding a man who shot a police officer.A spokesma...
A Davenport man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the strangulation death of a man he called his best friend.A Sco...
Roger Federer, Andy Murray and the Bryan brothers are among the winners of the ATP World Tour Awards.Federer was selected by ...
A trial has been delayed for a northeastIowaman accused of assaulting a police officer before the officer shot him.A trial da...
Vandals have damaged a veterans memorial that stands in front of the Jones County Courthouse in Anamosa.County auditor Janine...
Retiring Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin is apologizing for calling Republican Joni Ernst attractive, but "wrong for the stat...
The World Marathon Majors series says it has postponed Sunday's awards ceremony because of reports that Kenyan runner Rit...
A man who'd been pulled over on Interstate 80 in centralIowahas been fatally struck by a passing vehicle.Authorities say ...
Authorities say an Evansdale man was hit with a stun gun and arrested following a fire at his home.Authorities say the 33-yea...
Hillary Rodham Clinton is urgingIowaDemocrats to get out the vote for Senate candidate Bruce Braley, saying he has "prov...
There was a moment of silence before Game 6 of the World Series to honor Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, who died in an a...
Hockey great Gordie Howe has lost some function on the right side of his body after having a stroke Sunday in Texas.Howe'...
Hillary Rodham Clinton will campaign with Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley inIowaas the election nears.The former fir...
A 22-year-old Des Moines man has been sentenced for flipping over a public piano in Mason City.Coltin Schupbach on Monday was...
James Taylor will appear at a rally for Democratic Senate candidate Bruce Braley in Des Moines on Saturday.Braley spokesman J...
Authorities say St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras has died in a car accident in the Dominican Republic.National po...
There was an error at Game 5 of the World Series even before the first pitch.Country singer Aaron Lewis stumbled early on dur...
LSU officials say a man has died of a heart attack at Tiger Stadium during the school's 10-7 victory over Mississippi on ...
A 58-year-old woman has died more than two weeks after being burned in a fire at her northeastIowahome.Hugeback-Johnson Funer...
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