Local

Royals Celebrate Success

Royals Celebrate Success

The Royals are celebrating their most successful season on the diamond in nearly a quarter century.  KC finished 86-and-76, seven games out in third place in the American League Central.  The 86 wins represents the most by a Royals team since the 1989 club won 92 games.  It’s their first winning season since the 2003 team went 83-and-79.
The Royals closed out 2013 with a 4-1 win over the White Sox.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Farmer Dies In Combine Accident, Neighbors Respond

combine

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 Local

Candidates Spar On Obamacare

WP-Microphone

In the Nebraska Senate race, there are a few issues that the two major candidates have major disagreements.

in Local

New Jobs For Western Iowa

employment

he Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board last week approved state incentives for a railcar maintenance facility.

in Local

Fischer Tours Nuke Sites

Capitol 2014 3

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer has returned to Washington after touring the three nuclear weapon facilities in the United States.

in National

Suspected Indiana serial killings could go back 20 years

gary

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.