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Iowa homeowner with gun scares off 3 suspects who kicked in wrong door

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KWQC) – Three suspects who police say kicked in the door of a residence in the middle of the night ran away after the homeowner confronted them with a gun. Dubuque Police responded to the 1600 block of Main Street at 12:28 a.m. on Thursday after receiving a report of a burglary.


Iowa Radio Voice Gary Dolphin Suspended After Calling Bruno Fernando 'King Kong'

Iowa Hawkeyes broadcaster Gary Dolphin has been suspended for the remainder of the 2018-19 basketball season after making racially insensitive comments about Maryland Terrapins forward Bruno Fernando, according to Hawk Central's Chad Leistikow.


Iowa broadcaster suspended for 'King Kong' reference

Longtime Iowa Hawkeyes radio broadcaster Gary Dolphin has been suspended for the rest of the basketball season after making a reference to "King Kong" when describing Maryland star Bruno Fernando in a recent broadcast.


New Iowa legislation to reclassify marijuana

For years now, the debate on whether or not to legalize marijuana has spread all across the nation and taken many forms. Today, the most prominent arguments are those for medicinal purposes. As research grows, more and more states begin to look at the potential gain from medicinal marijuana use, wit


Iowa play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin suspended for remaining basketball schedule

Iowa basketball play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin has been suspended indefinitely for the remainder of the basketball season, Hawkeye Sports Properties announced on Friday. In Iowa’s 66-65 loss against Maryland on Tuesday, Terrapin forward Bruno Fernando tipped in a missed shot to put his team ahe


Four charged in 2017 Ames, Iowa murder

AMES, Iowa- Four individuals from Des Moines are charged with First Degree Murder in the death of a 21-year-old man in Ames in 2017. Ames Police have charged 24-year-old Albrea Winfrey, 25-year-old Jordan Bryant, 28-year-old Anthony English, and 25-year-old Demario Woods in the shooting death of Xav


Iowa Basketball Radio Announcer Gary Dolphin Suspended for Season for King Kong Reference

Iowa radio play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin has been suspended indefinitely for the remainder of basketball season after referring to a player as "King Kong." Gabe Aguirre, vice president and general manager at Hawkeye Sports Properties, made the announcement on Friday.


How to watch: Maryland vs Iowa

Line: Iowa -2.5 Bruno Fernando is one of the Big Ten's most physically imposing players. The 6-10 240-pound is a monster in the post. He isn't afraid to go right at a defender and has a variety of moves to score or just bulldoze his way to the hoop. Iowa head coach Fran McCaffery has been impressed


Iowa play-by-play announcer suspended for rest of season after 'King Kong' comment

Iowa men's basketball play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin was suspended for the remainder of the Hawkeyes' season after referring to Maryland’s Bruno Fernando as “King Kong” during Tuesday's game.


Blizzard warning issued for SW Iowa, SE Nebraska

(Valley) -- The National Weather Service in Valley, Nebraska, has issued a blizzard warning for a large portion of southwest Iowa and southeast Nebraska for Saturday afternoon-Sunday morning.


Lindell Wigginton's spark key to Iowa State's March hopes

AMES, Iowa — When Lindell Wigginton came off the bench on Dec. 21 it was quite possibly the first time the former Top-50 recruit had ever done so. The sophomore doesn’t seem to recall other instances.


Iowa governor says state will not appeal ruling striking down 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law

(CNN)Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds says the state will not appeal a ruling striking down the so-called "fetal heartbeat" law, which would have been one of the nation's most restrictive abortion bans.


Iowa Cracks Top 10 in AP Rankings For First Time Since 1996; Gustafson Wins POTW Again

Fresh off a momentous win over Maryland that gave them a share of the Big Ten lead, Lisa Bluder's Iowa Hawkeyes hit some rarefied air in the rankings, too: they jumped from #14 in the AP rankings to #10 in this week's AP poll. How rare is that air? Well, how's this: Iowa hasn't been ranked in the AP


Iowa City girl reported missing, last seen at Iowa City High School

Iowa City police are seeking help in finding a missing juvenile. Grace Morrison, 14, was last seen at Iowa City High School on Monday at around 1 p.m., according to a release from the City of Iowa City.


Iowa PXP announcer Gary Dolphin suspended for rest of season

Learfield Sports Properties announced that Iowa play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin has been suspended for the remainder of the season following comments made during Iowa's postgame show. However, the suspension was classified as indefinite.


SHOOT! Iowa State encouraging Tyrese Haliburton to let it fly

AMES, Iowa — There’s something to be said that the biggest criticism of freshman Tyrese Haliburton’s game is that he isn’t so-called 'selfish' enough. The first-year point guard has started 24 of 25 games this season as a rookie, averaging 7.1 points, 4.1 assists, 3.6 rebounds and 1.6 steals per gam


Iowa radio announcer suspended for comparing Maryland player to 'King Kong'

Longtime Iowa radio broadcaster Gary Dolphin was suspended for the remainder of the season on Friday after he compared a Maryland basketball player to “King Kong” on the air.


Iowa Play-By-Play Man Suspended For Calling African Player “King Kong”

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa play-by-play announcer Gary Dolphin has been suspended for the rest of the season for referring to Maryland’s Bruno Fernando as “King Kong” during a broadcast.


Iowa Basketball Takes on Maryland

Iowa basketball is a cardiac episode waiting to happen. The Hawkeyes, apparently deciding that their buzzer-beating win over Northwestern wasn’t thrilling enough for their fans, took the tension to a new level with their shocking last-second win over Rutgers. Joe Wieskamp’s miracle shot to beat the


Sheriff: NE Iowa tow truck driver avoids injury after semi hits vehicle

WINNESHIEK COUNTY, Iowa - A tow truck driver was knocked to the ground while assisting a vehicle Wednesday after his truck was hit by a semi. Authorities say at 4:52 a.m. Wednesday, Bill’s Towing (of Decorah) was assisting a vehicle that went in the ditch off Highway 52 in Calmar Township.