State Baseball Tournament Opens With Upset In 1A

Des Moines, Iowa — Matthew Christopherson’s sacrifice fly in the top of the eighth inning scored the game winner as eighth ranked Kingsley-Pierson rallied to stun top ranked Martensdale-St. Mary’s 3-2 in a class 1A quarterfinal. Read more

IAHSAA Revises 2020 Football Schedule

To better prepare for the 2020 varsity football season, the IHSAA developed a revised schedule plan which allows for member school adjustments due to COVID-19. Football remains the only Iowa high school sport with regular season schedules and postseason qualifying managed by the IHSAA. The revised plan considers flexibility for school return concerns, geography, postseason qualifying, transportation, and possible COVID-19 cases as rationale for changing previously announced varsity football schedules. Read more

Weekly DNR Fishing Report

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 Read more