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COLLEGE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Northwestern topples defending champs

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – There was plenty of hooting and hollering emanating from the Northwestern College women’s basketball loc… Read more

Ex-Sergeant Bluff building inspector sues city, mayor; claims he was asked to ignore violations

SERGEANT BLUFF -- The city of Sergeant Bluff's former building inspector has sued the city, mayor and city administrator, cl… Read more

House efforts to censure Iowa 4th District's Steve King fizzle

WASHINGTON — Rep. Steve King dodged more serious punishment in the U.S. House Wednesday as the 4th District Republican lawma… Read more

Woodbury County agrees to settle discrimination suit for $182,000

SIOUX CITY -- Woodbury County has agreed to pay more than $182,000 to settle a sexual discrimination and retaliation lawsuit… Read more

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OUR OPINION: Steve King should resign

It's time for Steve King to go. He should resign his seat in the U.S. House. A new election should be held for voters in Iow… Read more

Siouxland Crime & Courts

Wakefield couple charged with child abuse

WAKEFIELD, Neb. -- A Wakefield husband and wife have been accused of locking two of their children in a bedroom and allowing… Read more


Chelsea Peretti faces change as 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' returns

LOS ANGELES – Consider 2018 a roller coaster year for Chelsea Peretti. Read more

Siouxland Crime & Courts

Ex-Sioux Center teacher sentenced to 60 years for sexually abuse of 15 boys

ORANGE CITY, Iowa -- Many nights, a mother told the judge, she holds her son, helping him get his breathing under control wh… Read more

Local news

Howard Johnson hotel sells for $4.5 million; may take new brand name

SIOUX CITY -- A downtown Sioux City hotel has been sold for $4.5 million.  Read more

Columnists: Tim Gallagher

GALLAGHER: Two couples, one hometown: Paullina natives return to pursue business dreams

PAULLINA, Iowa -- Laura Palmer grew up in Paullina and graduated from Paullina High School here in 1984. For years, she resi… Read more

Government and Politics

Nancy Pelosi: House may take action on Iowa's Steve King for his 'supremacist' remark

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested Friday the chamber might discipline Rep. Steve King as the Iowa 4th Distr… Read more

Siouxland Crime & Courts

Federal courts will soon run out of money if shutdown continues

SIOUX CITY -- Like many attorneys with an approaching trial date, Jeffrey Janssen prepares as if the trial will start on tha… Read more

National Politics

Iowa's Steve King loses all House committee posts over white supremacy remarks

WASHINGTON — House GOP leaders Monday night stripped Rep. Steve King of all his committee assignments for the next two years… Read more

Government and Politics

Steve King denies support for white supremacy after published quotes suggest otherwise

KIRON, Iowa -- Rep. Steve King became embroiled in another national controversy Thursday after the Iowa 4th District congres… Read more

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This week's Photo Galleries

Photos: Dakota Wesleyan at Northwestern Basketball

Dakota Wesleyan at Northwestern basketball action in Orange City, Iowa on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. Read more

Photos: Sioux City East at Sioux City West Basketball

Photos: Sioux City East at Sioux City West basketball action in Sioux City, Iowa, on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. Read more


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