Connect With Us
                     
Related Content
Content found for Hospitality_Recreation
Articles
Do you hear this often? “What’s for supper”?Well Travis Kelly in the afternoons on KIX 101.1 ishere to help...
This weekend, all weekend!KIX 101.1 andthe Tama County Cattlemen arehaving a“Beefy Men of Country Music Weekend”!...
Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 and the Iowa Beef Industry Councilwant to send you toCountry on the River in Prairie Du ...
The definition of a GREAT prize is somethingthat no matter how much money you have…you can’t buy it.That’s...
Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 along with Zylstra Harley Davidson in Ames wants you to win our cash!Remember back in th...
By now you have heard all about The Tree Town Music Festival May 21st – the 24th in Forest City, Iowa!Blake Shelton, Di...
Melia needs your help! She is on a journey to improve her eating habits andyou could win gift cards to Hy-Vee Health Marketju...
It’s an Extreme Bull Riding Weekend here on KIX 101.1!You have the chance to win tickets to The Extreme Bull Riding Tou...
It’s A Brad Paisley Weekend here on Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1thanks to North Grand Mall in Ames!All weekend ...
JASON ALDEANBurn It Down Tourwith special guestsCole SwindellTyler FarrUNI DOME - CEDAR FALLS, IASATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2015On S...
Are you ready for Black Friday!?It’s coming up on November 28!But we have an idea!Before you spend your money on Black ...
Marshall Town Center 3rd AnnualAntique Tractor RideNew, Longer Route!August 23, 2014 the Marshall Town Center will host the 3...
It’s the Motor Racing Network/KIX 101.1 Fantasy Giveaway!KIX 101.1 is proud to carry NASCAR on MRN for over 20 years!Ea...
Hardee’s is introducing fresh baked buns!Monday through Friday, you can win product cards for fresh baked buns served w...
You always get good food on Thanksgiving…and then after, you enjoy the leftovers!Iowa’s Best Country, KIX 101.1 ...
Blog Posts
About 100 people were evacuated safely when a fire broke out on a paddle wheel boat on Clear Lake. The fire was reported Thur...
Iowa highway crews had to plow a bridge crossing the Mississippi River because of ankle-deep mayflies that swarmed the span. ...
So today is National Junk Food Day!! Its an opportunity to guiltlessly eat your favorite junk food. On Junk Food Day, you get...
So today is National Junk Food Day!! Its an opportunity to guiltlessly eat your favorite junk food. On Junk Food Day, you get...
Iowan Zach Johnson has won the British Open in a four-hole playoff over Lewis Oosthuizen and Marc Leishman. It's the seco...
Ok, so heres the deal, we all know that Lay's Potoato Chips does this pick a flavor thing. I am actually pretty excited t...
Ok, so heres the deal, we all know that Lay's Potoato Chips does this pick a flavor thing. I am actually pretty excited t...
A San Francisco bar has filed suit against the NFL and DirecTV over the league's Sunday Ticket package.Ninth Inning Inc. ...
Now, we're not saying these things don't taste delicious, because they probably do. But from a nutritional standpoint...
Now, we're not saying these things don't taste delicious, because they probably do. But from a nutritional standpoint...
Good Morning Kix Country!This week on the Morning Kix Start we have your chance to win tickets to a full weekend of racing at...
The backyard of Iowa's historic governor's mansion is about to get a major facelift, with a new reflecting pool and v...
Good Morning Kix Country!It is definitely a Monday morning. We have had some interesting weather in the northern part of the ...
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 ...
Thirteen people have been treated after inhaling gas at a hotel in northern Iowa.Mason City firefighters were sent to a Holid...
Oh what a Thursday it was! We had Officer Andrew Cole from the Marshalltown PD in studio, along with Todd Collins, to show ho...
The daughter of former NBA player Scottie Pippen has been arrested on allegations that she urinated in an Iowa City hotel lob...
An annual event called Can Do is underway at the Marshalltown Mall.Spokesman Ken Huge says participants have created sculptur...
An Illinois grandmother's incredible luck has run out.TheIowaSupreme Court ruled Friday that a Waterloo casino does not h...
Charles City police are investigating after $18,000 worth of items were stolen from a golf course.The theft was reported Tues...
Charles City police are investigating after $18,000 worth of items were stolen from a golf course.The theft was reported at W...
Good Morning Kix Country!Today was not a sugar high day for me, but we did talk about some pretty sweet stuff this morning.Ou...
Good Morning Kix Country!Today was not a sugar high day for me, but we did talk about some pretty sweet stuff this morning.Ou...
The Marshalltown girls golf team will play Waukee Monday afternoon, tee time is3:30 p-m at the Elmwood Country Club in Marsha...
A small, single-engine plane has made an emergency landing on a rural eastern Iowa road. No one was injured when the emergenc...
According to a Facebook page for the Green Mountain Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service a family from the Green Mou...
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...
Good Morning Kix Country!I'll just start by saying Congratulations to Melanie from Hubbard who was our winner with Headli...
Good Morning Kix Country!I'll just start by saying Congratulations to Melanie from Hubbard who was our winner with Headli...
Hobby Lobby in Marshalltown is now officially open for business after a crowd of local dignataries and employees cut a ceremo...
History is being made in Marshalltown today as Hobby Lobby holds a ribboncutting and Grand Opening event at the new store at ...
The Iowa Wild lost to Grand Rapids at home Tuesday night 6-2.The Wild saw their record slip to 18-37-1-1.Their next game ison...
The Iowa Wild were defeat by the Charlotte Checkers 4-2 and the Iowa Energy lost to the Bakersfield Jam 118 to 112 in road co...
Officials of the Marshalltown Mall report that a March Second Grand Openingand Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Hobby Lobby has be...
Michael Hoey shot an 8-under 64 Thursday to set a course record and take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Thail...
Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley had his golf clubs and some Ryder Cup mementos stolen in a smash-and-grab not long after arri...
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...
Australian rider Rohan Dennis broke cycling's prestigious hour record on Sunday after covering a distance of 52.49 kilome...
The Iowa Wild beat the Hamilton Bulldogs Friday night by the score of 5-3 on the road in Hamilton, Ontario Canada.Their road ...
A fundraising Dinner, Dance, and Silent Auction on behalf of this summers Rose Festival at State Center is taking place this ...
Waterloo authorities say a woman was hospitalized after a fire broke out in her hotel room.An employee at Quality Inn & S...
A Johnston couple have claimed a $1 million Powerball prize they won in the New Year's Eve drawing.Friedel and Michele Dj...
The City of Eldora will be an overnite stop on this summers RAGBRAI routewhich is the Registers Great Bike Ride Across Iowa.T...
I had shared with our listeners these earlier, but I think they are worth repeating1.Did you know mittens are almost always w...
Golf Channel is reporting that Robert Allenby of Australia was robbed, beaten and dumped in a park after missing the cut in t...
Thieves have emptied an ATM they yanked out of a bar in Van Meter.The owner of Legends Field House discovered the crime on We...
AnIowaman who dresses as Santa Claus for charity has lost his home and all of his belongings in a Christmas Eve fire.Firefigh...
Des Moines officials have taken charge of more than 30 wild animals — including black bears and wolves — that had...
Police in Coralville,Iowa, have identified the bodies of two people found in an extended stay hotel as Florida residents in t...
A New York man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown Des Moines hotel.30-yea...
A group of volunteers have cleaned up and restored a veterans memorial in front of the Jones County Courthouse in Anamosa tha...
Vandals have damaged a veterans memorial that stands in front of the Jones County Courthouse in Anamosa.County auditor Janine...
A northwestIowarestaurant is offering its customers an incentive to put away their cell phones and talk to each other.Sneaky&...
Architects and engineers have unveiled proposals to improve downtownIowaCity that could cost more than $10 million.The plans ...
Commercial air flights will return to Fort Dodge with Air Choice One offering trips to Lambert-St. Louis International Airpor...
Two days after anIowafast-food worker's bicycle was stolen from outside the Culver's restaurant where he worked someo...
Laura Davies of England is one of four people who have been chosen for the World Golf Hall of Fame.Davies long has been regar...
#1 ranked Waukee bested Marshalltown Monday in boys golf at Elmwood CountryClub 141-150. Nate Vance of the Bobcats was medali...
The Marshalltown Center will be having its 3rd Annual Malltemberfest Market this Saturday.Ken Huge of the Marshalltown Center...
The Marshalltown Art Walk will be held Thursdayof this week.Organizers say the timing of the event willbe between four and se...
Today is day 2 of the four days of Oktemberfestin downtown Marshalltown. The Carnival will begin today during the fouro'c...
The Marshalltown High School Girls Swim Team competes in Cedar RapidsThursday against Cedar Rapids Washington.
The Marshalltown Community College mens soccer team is on a road trip today.The Tigers travel to Estherville anda date with I...
The Iowa Hawkeyes following a three point loss to Iowa State last Saturday now head to Pittsburg and a road game on Saturday....
The names of the two people who will serve as Grand Marshalls for the Oktemberfest Saturday Morning Parade have been made kno...
The Saint Mary Parish Fall Festival will be held Sundayhere in Marshalltown.Organizers say the timing will be from 10 am to 3...
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...
Volunteers have placed 3,213 American flags in the ground at Gray's Lake Park in Des Moines in preparati for Patriot Day....
The third annual Cy Hawk BBQ cookoff will take place in downtown Marshalltownthis afternoon at 5:30 at the Court House Square...
The Marshalltown Bobcat boys golf team will be swinging into action this dayagainst conference rival Ames. The venue is the A...
The Marshalltown Bobcats volleyball team takes to the road today.The Bobcats will play the Johnston Dragons in Johnston this ...
The city of Des Moines plans on placing more than 3,200 flags near a popular lake to honor victims of 9/11. The Des Moines Pa...
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 Story County Sheriff`s Department reports a fatal accident involving a motorcycle on U-S Highway 30 in the Ames area.Capt...
There will be Auto Racing in Marshalltown Friday night at the Marshalltown Speedway.Organzers say the action will get underwa...
Another new store is coming to the Marshall Town Center in Marshalltown.Marshall Town Center spokesman Ken Huge says the stor...
This weeks stop on the Nascar circuit is an event called the Irwin Tools Night Race being contested Saturday at Bristol Tenne...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The city of Des Moines is getting ready to temporarily close its Great Western bike trail for c...
The Marshalltown High School Boys Golf team beat Fort Dodge on Thursday 297-368 at Elmwood Golf and Country Club. Michael Scr...
There is a Star Gazing opportunity tonight at the Green Castle Recreation area at rural Ferguson.Organizers say it will be at...
The Marshalltown Boys Golf team is hosting Fort Dodge today in a meet that will take place at the Elmwood Country Club. Tee t...
Business news:Anytime Fitness of Marshalltown has teamed up with Move With Me Fitness formerly of the Marshall Town Center.Th...
Beau Ragland won the age 15 to 18 division of the City Junior Golf Tournament in Marshalltown.Jennifer Hart of the Marshallto...
JANESVILLE, Iowa (AP) — Photos of Iowa veterans killed in the Vietnam War will be on display in a Waterloo museum.The p...
CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (AP) — The owner of a drive-in restaurant that's been in business for decades in northern Iowa say...
In auto racing news, the U-S Cellular 250 will be contested Saturday night at the Iowa Speedway at Newton. Brad Keselowski is...
Today is day 6 of the Registers Great Bike Ride Across Iowa.The riders today make their way from Waverly to Independence.The ...
One of the features of the Linn Creek Arts Festival in Marshalltown Saturday will be a horse that paints.Owner Adonna Combs s...
The Marshall County Engineers Department reports that some more roads in the county have opened up in the wake of last weeks ...
A road closure update:Major road closures:Iowa highway 14 north of Marshalltown…U-S 63 in the Tama area between county...
Road closure update:From the DOT and the Marshall County Engineers Department:Major Closures: Iowa 330 south of AlbionIowa 14...
Major routes that are closed because of flooding:Iowa 330 South of AlbionIowa 14 north of MarshalltownU-S 63 in the Tama area...
Road closure update:Major routes:Iowa 330 South of AlbionIowa 14 north of MarshalltownU-S 63 between E-64 and U-S 30IA 21 bet...
Iowa 14 is closed both ways north of Marshalltown.Iowa 330 is closed both ways south of Albion.U-S 63 is closed both ways fro...
Baseball on KFJB tonight. Ottumwa will take on Marshalltown with an airtime with Lance Renaud at 6:55 p-m.Racing at the Marsh...
NEW YORK (AP) — Kraft is recalling Velveeta cheese from Walmart stores in as many as 12 states, mostly in the Midwest, ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa State Fair has announced new food items that will be available this summer.Fair organi...
MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — The Marshalltown school district is focusing on getting students and their families moving mo...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa gambling regulators plan to consider whether it's time to stop building more casinos i...
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Officials with the new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino being built in downtown Sioux City say the ...
WAPELLO, Iowa (AP) — Visitors to the Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge near Wapello got a lesson in catching and ban...
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) — A bill that would end greyhound racing in Council Bluffs but permits racing to continue in Dubu...
POLK CITY, Iowa (AP) — The bridge over Saylorville Lake is scheduled to close Monday for several weeks of repair work.T...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new proposal would limit where people can fish along the Des Moines River in downtown Des Moi...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A consultant says Iowa should focus on reinvesting in existing casinos rather than license any ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Legislative leaders are telling the greyhound racing industry and casinos that want to end dog ...
The Marshalltown Chamber of Commerce is offering a 6 day trip to Cuba this November.Executive Director Lynn Olberding says th...
Not all tree stumps are doomed to be sent to the wood chipper. Some tree stumps are destined to become works of art. And some...
~ ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - An Altoona casino that distributes profits to central Iowa charities won't say how much it spent s...
Marshalltown`s Hy Vee store will soon be adding a restaurant and bar called "The Fresh Market Grill" according to S...
The Marshall County Conservation Board held an information meeting on the design concept for a campground at the Green Castle...
It’s time once again for the 3rd annual international Jean Seaburg film festival. Shannon Mitchell from the Orpheum The...
A new study says tourists and travelers spent $7.6 billion in Iowa last year.That's 5.6 percent more than the previous ye...
The streets of Marshalltown will be open to art lovers tomorrow night as the Downtown Art Walk is set to take place. Accordin...
Road construction news out of the Ames area:Nighttime road construction work to grind and retexture the pavement on northboun...
A group plans to install a 16-foot-tall lighthouse monument in Burlington to honor victims of a 2012 boating crash and remind...
Lt. Gov. Kim Renyolds is going to be visiting Marsahlltown on Wednesday, September18th. She will be taking a tour of Certex C...
On Air Now
Kix Listener Club