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Forest City Baseball team advances to district final, plays Saturday night

SPORTS NEWS JULY 16 2014 The Forest City baseball team opened the 2A district tournament with a 5-1 win over Central Springs Tuesday night at home. In a game heard on KIOW, Jeff Andersen scattered 5 hits, striking out 8 Panthers. Tanner Thompson had 2 doubles, 3 RBI and 4 total hits, with Jordan True

Area Baseball and Softball scores for June 11 2014

SPORTS NEWS JUNE 12 2014 The Forest City baseball team lost a heartbreaking North Iowa Conference game at Lake Mills 11-10 Wednesday night. In a game heard on KIOW, the Indians had a 7-1 lead, but gave up 3 runs in the 5th and 6th innings, and after scoring 3 in the top of the

Caring and Sharing Group Meeting

The Caring & Sharing group will meet on April 26th at 10:30 am in thye North Lounge at the Good Samaritan Society in Forest City. It’s open to anyone caring for or about a person with health concerns.

University of Northern Iowa

UNI students help bring saplings to Cedar Falls

A group of University of Northern Iowa students is helping bring thousands of free saplings to Cedar Falls to help the city replace trees lost to disease or flooding.   UNI Hardwoods recently transported 6,500 oak tree saplings from a nursery in East Moline, Ill. More than 100 student volunteers will plant some of them


Tuesday Morning National Direct Sow Price Comparison

Based on State of Origin —————————————————————————- :  National   :    Iowa     :   Western   :   Eastern :             :  Minnesota  :  Cornbelt   :  Cornbelt —————————————————————————- SLAUGHTER SOWS  :             :             :             : :             :             :             : 300-399 lbs: 69.33-93.00 : 69.33-93.00 : 69.33-93.00 : 73.47-91.35 wtd avg:    84.96    :    86.44    :    85.23    :    85.45 head count:    1,360    :     559