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Iowa Western marks official opening of $15.2 million, 92,000-square-foot wellness center

Iowa Western Community College marked the official opening of the Dr. John and Jean Marshall Wellness Center Monday with a ribbon-cutting c… Read more



Police: Wanted fugitive rams police car, ditches car in Omaha; still on the loose

Council Bluffs Police are searching for a wanted fugitive after the suspect reportedly rammed a police car Tuesday morning and fled the sce… Read more


7 Halloween television specials you probably don't remember and 1 you'll never forget

Do you miss special themed shows centered around your favorite holiday? We compiled a list of Halloween specials from years past to help ge… Read more


Public, election officials may be kept in the dark on hacks

WASHINGTON — If the FBI discovers that foreign hackers have infiltrated the networks of your county election office, you may not find out a… Read more



Same teams, same result: Assumption repeats similar blowout of Harlan in 3-A title game

DES MOINES – Whatever kind of rain dance Harlan Community attempted, it failed miserably. Read more


Lewis Central girls seeking state title three-peat

The Lewis Central girls don’t pretend to be oblivious to the pressure. Read more


Iowa Western baseball advances to 11th national tournament in 16 years

The Iowa Western baseball program refuses to let complacency seep in. Read more

Photo Galleries


NFL Power Rankings, Week 8: A big surprise cracks the top 5

Each week during the season, Washington Post NFL writer Mark Maske ranks the 32 teams. This week, there's a bit of reshuffling in the top 1… Read more


Your guide to the 2019 World Series: Everything you should know about Nationals vs. Astros

A last-minute guide to the best-of-seven World Series between the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros, including the schedule, rosters,… Read more



Sinister Sidney offers a scary time in southwest Iowa

SIDNEY — Sinister Sidney — Frights on Filmore has become more than just a home haunt. In their fifth year, is it considered scary on a prof… Read more

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In surprise turnaround, new analysis finds an Alzheimer's treatment may work

Trials of aducanumab, a promising therapy, had halted in March after they appeared to fail. Read more


Parents are now using tracking apps to watch their kids at college

As Gen Z grows up and goes to college, some parents are using technology to keep a close watch. Read more


A Colorado mother who touted her daughter's 'bucket list' is now accused in her death

The indictment alleges the mother caused Olivia Gant's 2017 death, not the multiple illnesses that the mother claimed the girl had and that prompted publicized ride-alongs with police and fire crews. Read more

Face of the Day


Oct. 22 Face of the Day: Logan Jensen

Logan Jensen, aka L.J., has had one eventful year. Last year at this time, he was nominated homecoming king at Underwood High School. A hug… Read more



Iowa Views: Veterinarians, other workers should demand openness from licensing boards that regulate their work

The following editorial was published in the Des Moines Register on Oct. 17: Read more


Notice of deadline for election-related letters to the editor

General election-related Letters to the Editor must be received at the offices of The Daily Nonpareil no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct.… Read more


Editorial: Let the record show ...

After nearly 75 years, the Marine Corps last week corrected the identity of a second man in a photograph of U.S. forces raising an American… Read more