News

Morningside GPAC Sports Leader

Morningside GPAC Sports Leader

Photo: WNAX

Morningside completed the most successful sports season in the GPAC this year.

The 2013-2014 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) sports season is complete and with all 19 conference sports in the books the GPAC All-Sports Trophy has been won by Morningside College with 159.5 points.  Doane was second this year with 139 points and Northwestern finished third with 138.  In a tight race Concordia was fourth and Hastings fifth with 137 and 134 points for the year respectively.  2013-14 marked the 14th year of the GPAC.

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 Local

Radon Testing Encouraged

radon

This week is National Radon Action Week, and the Cancer Prevention Center is encouraging radon testing to reduce the number of Americans exposed to the gas.