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Not your typical slot receiver, Neumann grad Jurgensmeier thriving against guys 'trying to take your head off'

Slot routes can lead a wide receiver into intimidating territory. Try to catch a ball over the middle and be prepared to com… Read more


ERIN MURPHY: Report: There is a political middle, but they have little in common

America remains politically divided as ever, and even the two major political parties have deep ideological divides from wit… Read more


Iowa driver’s license going digital next year

DES MOINES -- Sometime next year, Iowans will have the option of keeping their state-issued driver’s license on their smartp… Read more


Two more COVID-19 deaths reported in Woodbury County

SIOUX CITY -- COVID-19-related deaths increased last week, as new cases of the virus and hospitalizations dropped slightly i… Read more

This week's most-read stories


Here's why Iman Shumpert won 'Dancing' and what the series needs to do next

Told ya. Read more

Local Business

Western Iowa restaurant wins tenderloin competition

HARLAN, Iowa — Richard and Angela Buman wanted their restaurant to be known for prime rib and steaks. Read more

Crime & Courts | Sioux City, Iowa

Sioux City woman booked on two counts of first-degree theft

She was also hit with single counts of ongoing criminal conduct, second-degree theft and fourth-degree theft Read more

Government and Politics

Stone Bru headquarters, coffee roasting facility planned for former Stultz Plumbing building

SIOUX CITY -- The president of Stone Bru plans to renovate the former Stultz Plumbing building into a coffee roasting facili… Read more

Crime & Courts | Sioux City, Iowa

Judge tosses out excessive force suit against Sioux City police officer

Claims were that the officer's action claims violated both Iowa and U.S. constitutional rights to due process: Read more

Local news | Sioux City, Iowa

Plymouth County deputies rescue man and his dog from water

The pair were unable to get out of the water because of a large embankment. Read more

Crime & Courts | Sioux City, Iowa

Sioux City woman pleads not guilty of stealing items for resale

Police say they found $5,000-$8,000 worth of merchandise with tags and security codes from Walmart, JCPenney and Kohl's. Read more


Police: New Jersey man set self on fire, walked into convenience store

Police said the 24-year-old New Jersey man doused himself with rubbing alcohol and used a lighter to set himself on fire before going into a gas station store. Read more

Crime & Courts | Sioux City, Iowa

Latest Woodbury County court report

Before Judge Tod Deck Read more

Crime & Courts | Sioux City, Iowa

Following second-degree murder conviction, Onawa teen waives right to jury in sex abuse trial

Neubaum, 18, is charged with 10 counts of 3rd-degree sexual abuse for the alleged sexual assault of 6 girls and forced sexual contact with a 7th. Read more

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This week's Photo Galleries

PHOTOS: Hinton defeats North basketball

Hinton High School defeated Sioux City North basketball 54-34. Read more

PHOTOS: Morningside defeats Ottawa in NAIA football first round

Morningside University defeats University of Ottawa 63-38 in the first round of NAIA football. Read more