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HS Boys Track: West Delaware Opens Outside Season With Home Meet

HS Boys Track: West Delaware Opens Outside Season With Home Meet

By Jon Swisher- Sports Director: The West Delaware Boys Track team will open up their outdoor season this afternoon at home in Manchester as they host their annual late March invitational. Hawks boys track and field head coach Doug Winkowitsch talks about the preseason mindset of getting workouts in and how they try to stay positive

Two Area Teams Close Their Season in State Consolation Games

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: The High School Boys Basketball season wrapped up last Saturday night in Des Moines. On Friday morning and Saturday afternoon it closed out for our two remaining area coverage teams. On Friday morning, the North Linn Lynx finished their terrific season in the 1A consolation final beating Remsen, St. Mary’s 76-66. North Linn’s

Lynx and Hawks Ready For Semifinal Contests

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: It’s semifinal Thursday at the High School Boys Basketball State Tournament in Des Moines for Class 1A, 2A and 3A teams. Our two area coverage schools in play, North Linn and West Delaware, are slated for 10:30am and 8:15pm start times. In Class 1A, the top ranked and seeded 26-0 North Linn

Price Electric Recognized For Work On Children’s Hospital

An area business has received some recognition for their work on the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital Centralized Emergency Power Generator Facility in Iowa City.  Price Electric  earned first-place National Excellence in Construction® Eagle Award from Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) in the Electrical: Commercial – $2 to $10 million category. Representatives from the company

HS Boys State Basketball: Day 1 Recap

By Jon Swisher-Sports Director: Day one of the 2017 High School Boys Basketball State Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines saw one of our two area coverage teams win and advance to semifinal play on Thursday. In Class 1A, the top-seeded North Linn Lynx held on for a 54-49 victory over Maple Valley-Anthon