College football takes center stage Saturday. Northwestern begins their playoff run at home against Dickinson State.
Cedar Falls Iowa — West Sioux, Hawarden topped Dike-New Hartford 52-38 in a wild Class 1A championship game on Friday. The Falcons put up the final 21 points in the highest scoring 1A title contest in IHSAA history.
Eight Player, Class A, and Class 3A football championships will be decided at the UNI-Dome Thursday.
Northwest Iowa — The Boyden Hull Rock Valley Nighthawks go after their second Class 2A State Football Title in three years Friday afternoon when they take the field against PCM Monroe. It’s a one versus two match up according to the final Radio Iowa Poll with the Nighthawks ranked second behind the Mustangs. PCM Monroe is unbeaten at 12-0 coming off a 27-0 semifinal win over West Liberty. The Nighthawks advanced with a 48-12 win over defending Champion Waukon. Read more
After winnings the class A state championship a year ago West Sioux bids for the 1A crown Friday morning when the Falcons play second rated Dike-New Hartford.
Spirit Lake, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Natural Resources issues a weekly fishing report on Thursdays in an effort to provide the latest information heading into the weekend. The weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys, and county and state parks staff. For more information contact the Spirit Lake fish Hatchery at 712-336-1840.