Remembering Alex

The Huskies beat Eagle Grove 56-36 on Friday night.

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Sept. 14, the 257th day of 2013. There are 108 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 14, 1814, Fr…

West Nile virus

West Nile virus still in Iowa

It’s cooler outside now and we are in the middle of a late season drought, but there is still risk of an illness linked to a summer bug.

Minn. woman charged in Wis. bank robbery

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 23-year-old Minnesota woman accused of robbing five banks within a few weeks has been charged in one of the holdups. Ra…

Kerry, Lavrov to meet again tomorrow

GENEVA (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov meet again tomorrow in Geneva, as they lead an effort…

Penske Racing sweeps pole at Chicago

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Penske Racing swept the front row in qualifying for the first race of the Chase, with Joey Logano winning the pole hours…