Local & State Sports

Hagen Picks Central College

Iowa’s top yardage rusher in 2019 has decided where he will play college football. Tate Hagen rushed for 2,352 yards and 32 touchdowns for the 2019 Class A Iowa State Football Champion, West Hancock Eagles. […]


Area School Funding Issues Return

Iowa lawmakers are barely in the doors of the 2020 legislative session this week and already, school funding has become a key topic. The state has increased spending for K-through-12 students in recent years, but […]

Local News

Governor Reynolds Reacts to New WOTUS Ruling

Governor Kim Reynolds released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s finalized Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule: “Iowa farmers, families, and property owners will benefit substantially from the redefined ‘Waters […]


Robert Leist

Robert Leist, 79, of Rowan, passed away on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at the Iowa Specialty Hospital in Belmond. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Monday, January 27, 2020 at United Church […]