Michael Aquino of Rice is the winner of this year’s College Home Run Derby. The Owls’ slugger belted six homers in the final round to top the five hit by Georgia Tech’s Matt Gonzalez at TD Ameritrade Park. Aquino hit six in the first round, then added eight more in the second to reach the final. Gonzalez hit 11 homers over the first two rounds.
A northwest Iowa farmer died Friday evening in a combine accident on a gravel road and the next morning over three dozen of his neighbors showed up for work in Gene Sitzmann's field.
In the Nebraska Senate race, there are a few issues that the two major candidates have major disagreements.
he Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board last week approved state incentives for a railcar maintenance facility.
Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer has returned to Washington after touring the three nuclear weapon facilities in the United States.
A man suspected in at least seven slayings of women may have killed other people in the state as far back as 20 years, police say.