The state of Iowa will be divided this weekend when it comes to college football. The Cy-Hawk Trophy will be on the line tomorrow at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames. Iowa and Iowa State have been playing football against one another since 1894. The Cyclones have won the last two, but the Hawkeyes lead the all-time series with a 39-and-21 record.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.
State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.