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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: 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...
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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....
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...
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...
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...
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,...
It was announced earlier today that the final 3 ACM New Artist nominees, as voted by fans, are Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhett and Col...
A person familiar with the negotiations says the Sacramento Kings and George Karl have agreed to the framework of a deal for ...
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...
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...
County officials say a man did nothing illegal when he shot two dogs, one fatally, owned by his neighbors in southeasternIowa...
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 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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Authorities say a man had a gun and was speeding prior to his arrest in Waterloo.Waterloo police say 27-year-old Romeo Martez...
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...
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...
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...
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...
A woman has pleaded guilty to federal charges in Davenport after faking a birth to collect child support payments from a man ...
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 ...
Rory McIlroy has been chosen as the European Tour player of the year, capping a season in which he won two majors, the Ryder ...
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...
A handgun has been found in a carry-on bag at Des Moines International Airport.The Transportation Security Administration say...
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 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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
There was an error at Game 5 of the World Series even before the first pitch.Country singer Aaron Lewis stumbled early on dur...
A 58-year-old woman has died more than two weeks after being burned in a fire at her northeastIowahome.Hugeback-Johnson Funer...
That cougar sighted in Evansdale?It's probably a house cat.IowaDepartment of Natural Resources wildlife biologist Jason A...
AnIowaman is charged with illegally taking 134 ginseng plants from a state preserve.The plant has significant value and is ty...
Authorities say a man who claimed to be suicidal has surrendered during a brief standoff in Mason City.Mason City police say ...
The official transcript of a speech Michelle Obama made Tuesday on behalf of Senate candidate Bruce Braley mistakenly referre...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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 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...
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...
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...
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.Bob Li...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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 ...
~ 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...
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 ...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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