Latest Council Bluffs News

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 24, 2021 00:57 AM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= ADM, Adel 50, Van Meter 31 AGWSR, Ackley 40, Hudson 34 Alta-Aurelia 46, South O'Brien, Paullina 36 Ankeny Centennial 44, Des Moines, North 30 BCLUW, Conrad 46,...

Sheriff: Iowa couple's death ruled a murder-suicide

Nov. 18, 2021 18:37 PM EST

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — The deaths of a married couple near Council Bluffs were the result of a murder-suicide, authorities said. Pottawatomie County sheriff's officials were called Nov. 7 to investigate a domestic disturbance at a home east of Council Bluffs. ...

Police: Wife killed, husband wounded in Iowa shooting

Nov. 08, 2021 15:41 PM EST

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A shooting involving a married couple that stemmed from a domestic disturbance left a woman dead and her husband wounded, according to sheriff's officials. The shooting happened Sunday morning at a home in Pottawattamie County just east of...

After long COVID battle, Iowa man decides to wed in hospital

Nov. 05, 2021 14:58 PM EDT

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Jonathan Johnson spent weeks on a ventilator battling COVID-19, then decided to get married — in the hospital. The 28-year-old man surprised his fiancée with the help of hospital staff and arranged a wedding last month in the intensive...

Police arrest man in Omaha sought in killing of Iowa woman

Oct. 29, 2021 14:02 PM EDT

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Council Bluffs police have announced the arrest of a man who was being sought as a person of interest in the shooting death of a woman in her home last week. Vaughn White, 28, was arrested in Omaha, Nebraska, on Thursday on a warrant...

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...

Police seek 28-year-old man in killing of western Iowa woman

Oct. 22, 2021 13:34 PM EDT

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A Council Bluffs woman was fatally shot in her home early Friday, and police were searching for a 28-year-old man in the killing. Police said officers were called to a home just before 3:30 a.m. Friday and found McKayla Glover, 24, of...

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 ...

Carjacking in Council Bluffs injures woman; suspect stopped

Oct. 14, 2021 10:40 AM EDT

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A violent carjacking that injured a woman in Council Bluffs ended in a crash before the suspect could cross the Missouri River into Nebraska, police said. The incident began Wednesday night, when a man’s vehicle was hit from behind,...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= AC/GC 70, Panorama, Panora 0 Akron-Westfield 29, South O'Brien, Paullina 28 Alta-Aurelia 36, North Union 20 Ankeny 56, Des Moines, North 7 Aplington-Parkersburg 47, Central...