Month: August 2019

John Schneider will have to pay BIG TIME!!

Former 'Dukes of Hazzard' star JOHN SCHNEIDER has finally settled his divorce after nearly five years and it’s going to cost him big time. The judge came down hard on Schneider after he sold one of their properties in Louisiana without sharing the cash with his ex and emptied one of their IRA accounts. The … Read More

Man Banned From Iowa State Fair..For life.

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines man who recorded what he says was the abuse of a show pig at the Iowa State Fair earlier this month has been banned from the fair for life. Wheaten Mather tells the Des Moines Register that he and a friend were at the fair Aug. 8 when … Read More

An Iowa State Fair Favorite Sets a New Record

Urbandale, Iowa – The Iowa State Fair has ended and the eggs have been counted. The Iowa Egg Council, along with the help of wonderful volunteers, served 173,952 eggs-on-a-stick to fairgoers! The egg-on-a-stick continues to be a fair-favorite year after year, and from what we hear, a family tradition. What’s not to love about a … Read More

Creepy Dolls in Missouri!

Jefferson County, Missouri, has a growing mystery on its hands: creepy dolls have been randomly popping up around two different towns there. According to KTVI-TV, the realistic dolls have so far been found in Festus and Crystal City, Missouri, and nobody has a clue why. Some of the places these dolls have popped up include … Read More

The First Iowa Preseason Football Poll Is Out!

The Cedar Rapids Gazette has come out with the first preseason Iowa High School Football poll.  A few area teams have been ranked in the top ten! Class 2A: Waukon is at #1, Crestwood is at #7. Class A:  Wapsie Valley is at #3, Edgewood-Colesburg is at #5 8 Player:  Turkey Valley is at # … Read More

Minnesota is the friendliest state in America!

If you like friendly people, you should go to Minnesota. According to a new survey, Minnesota is the friendliest state in America. The travel survey considered such things as first impression at port of entry, locals' attitudes toward tourists, neighborly feel, stranger openness and general friendliness. Tennessee was the second friendliest state, followed by South … Read More

Carrie Underwood & Joan Jett team up for SNF!

Carrie Underwood and Joan Jett are teaming up to record NBC's Sunday Night Football theme. They performed together at CMA Fest in June, and really got along well. Carrie suggested they do this project. The country-rock collaborators will bring back "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night," which is based on Joan's "I Hate Myself for Loving You." A preview of the … Read More

Fatal Aircraft Crash in Vernon County

On August 19, 2019 at approximately 6:34 pm, the Vernon County 911 Dispatch Center received a 911 phone call indicating an aircraft crashed near the Viroqua Municipal Airport in a private field. Emergency crews were able to quickly locate the downed aircraft in a field off of Miller Road, in the Town of Jefferson.  The … Read More

Hawkeyes and Cyclones Make AP Top 25

Good news for both Iowa and Iowa State football fans!  The Hawkeyes and Cyclones have made the AP preseason Top 25 poll.  The Hawkeyes come in at No, 20 and the Cyclones at No. 21. The teams meet on September 14th.