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Man killed after getting out of car that had just hit a deer

Oct. 23, 2021 14:58 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A 69-year-old man was killed Friday evening in a traffic accident after getting out of a vehicle to check damage to a car that had just hit a deer. The Iowa State Patrol said Steven Kohli of Iowa City was on the side of the road checking damages...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ADM, Adel 69, Saydel 0 Akron-Westfield 33, Sibley-Ocheyedan 9 Ankeny 56, Des Moines, Lincoln 0 Ankeny Centennial 63, Des Moines, East 6 Assumption, Davenport 42, Maquoketa...

Hawkeyes taking committee approach to replacing their stars

Oct. 20, 2021 13:57 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Fran McCaffery goes into this season without two players who combined to average nearly 40 points and 15 rebounds per game last season. Both were NBA draft picks, one was national player of the year. Yes, Iowa's 12th-year coach has his work cut...

Crash kills two people in eastern Iowa

Oct. 19, 2021 12:15 PM EDT

HAZLETON, Iowa (AP) — An investigation continues after an eastern Iowa accident that killed two people. The accident happened Monday afternoon near Hazleton in Buchanan County. The Iowa State Patrol said a 2005 Mercury Grand Marquis driven by 40-year-old Nicholas...

Iowa City police find man with gunshot wound after car crash

Oct. 18, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa City police said a man who was found unconscious and suffering from a gunshot wound after a vehicle crash is in critical condition. Officers found the 20-year-old man inside a car Sunday evening while investigating a report that the car went...

Aidan O'Connell, David Bell lead Purdue past No. 2 Iowa 24-7

Oct. 16, 2021 20:28 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The pressure, Purdue coach Jeff Brohm said, was all on No. 2 Iowa. The Hawkeyes started the season with six consecutive wins and the program had ascended to its highest ranking since 1985. “For us," Brohm said, “let’s go...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= A-H-S-T-W, Avoca 20, St. Albert, Council Bluffs 17 ADM, Adel 52, Knoxville 0 AGWSR, Ackley 30, West Fork, Sheffield 10 Alburnett 13, Columbus Community, Columbus Junction 9 ...

UI seeks volunteers to help Kinnick Stadium staff shortage

Oct. 14, 2021 15:31 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — With three more home football games to go and Kinnick Stadium facing severe staffing shortages, the University of Iowa has sent out a call for “game day volunteers” willing to work at stadium gates, in sections for disabled spectators and in premium club areas...

No. 2 Iowa, leading West, has eye on prize for Purdue visit

Oct. 14, 2021 11:02 AM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Kirk Ferentz is trying to keep his team grounded after No. 2 Iowa achieved the program's highest ranking since 1985. The Hawkeyes (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) are on a 12-game winning streak with their victory over a top-five Penn State last week and have...

'Punting Is Winning' shirts symbolize No. 2 Hawkeyes' season

Oct. 12, 2021 17:36 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Tory Taylor is selling a T-shirt for charity that bears the three-word slogan “Punting Is Winning.” Yes, it is. No. 2 Iowa enters its home game against Purdue on Saturday with records of 6-0 overall and 3-0 in the Big Ten...