Showing: 1-20 of 53

Iowa

Cody Homestead

Cody Homestead

Wild West legend William "Buffalo Bill" Cody was born in LeClaire, Iowa, and lived in the Cody Homestead northwest of LeClaire. The house, now a museum, was built in 1847 by Cody's father. The family moved to Kansas in 1853. 

February 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
The steam-powered Lone Star

The steam-powered Lone Star

The steam-powered Lone Star is the last running and the only intact wood-hulled paddleboat that plied the Mississippi River. It sits in a glass-enclosed museum in LeClaire, Iowa. 

February 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
The steam-powered Lone Star

The steam-powered Lone Star

The steam-powered Lone Star is the last running and the only intact wood-hulled paddleboat that plied the Mississippi River. It sits in a glass-enclosed museum in LeClaire, Iowa. 

February 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
A buffalo in an enclosure

A buffalo in an enclosure

A buffalo in an enclosure outside the Cody Homestead in Iowa's Scott County. It is a stop on the historic Cody Trail. 

February 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Great River Road

Great River Road

Signs mark the Great River Road, a federal byway that runs along the Mississippi River in 10 states. 

February 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Great River Road

Great River Road

The Great River Road stretches 2,159 miles from Minnesota to Lousiana through 10 states along the Mississippi River.

February 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
LeClaire, Iowa, is a colorful Mississippi River stop on America’s Great River Road

LeClaire, Iowa, is a colorful Mississippi River stop on America’s Great River Road

LECLAIRE, Iowa — Perched on the west bank of the Mississippi River, LeClaire sits on the Great River Road National Scenic Byway.

February 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Loading…
Downtown LeClaire, Iowa

Downtown LeClaire, Iowa

Downtown LeClaire, Iowa, is also the base of television’s “American Pickers.” They have a shop, Antique Archaeology, in LeClaire.

February 23, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Schweitzer hasn’t decided yet whether to seek presidency

Schweitzer hasn’t decided yet whether to seek presidency

HELENA — Former Gov. Brian Schweitzer, drawing national media attention as a potential 2016 presidential candidate, said Wednesday he has made no decision yet whether he will run.

January 08, 2014 8:02 pm

George F. Will: Calculating political prospects by the numbers

WASHINGTON — Two years from today, Iowa — dark, brooding, enigmatic Iowa — will be enjoying its quadrennial moment as the epicenter of the universe. And in 10 months, voters will vent their spleens — if they still are as splenetic as they now claim to be — in congressional elections. Some nu…

January 05, 2014 11:02 amLoading…
Schweitzer coy about plans, says 2016 might be right time for a woman

Schweitzer coy about plans, says 2016 might be right time for a woman

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — It might be “the right time” for a female president, according to former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer, but he’s not willing to cede the 2016 Democratic nomination to the queen of what he calls one of America’s “royal” families.

December 19, 2013 3:35 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…

Rocky's Yang, Dewald receive All-America honors

Rocky Mountain College's Yang Yang and Anna Dewald have been selected to the NAIA's All-America volleyball teams.

December 09, 2013 7:31 pmLoading…

Rocky drops final match at nationals to The Master's College

SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Rocky Mountain College wrapped up its stay at the NAIA national volleyball championship tournament on Thursday afternoon with a five-set loss to The Master’s College of California, 25-21, 26-24, 18-25, 17-25, 15-8.

December 05, 2013 3:13 pmLoading…

Rocky loses in 5 sets to MidAmerica Nazarene

SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- No. 25-ranked Rocky Mountain College lost a second consecutive five-set thriller at the NAIA national volleyball championships on Wednesday afternoon, bowing to No. 8 MidAmerica Nazarene of Kansas 30-28, 25-11, 15-25, 20-25, 15-13 in pool play at the Tyson Events Center.

December 04, 2013 5:30 pmLoading…

Rocky falls to unbeaten Madonna in 5 sets at nationals

SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- No. 25-ranked Rocky Mountain College came close to toppling unbeaten and No. 4-ranked Madonna University during Tuesday's opening round of pool play at the NAIA national championship volleyball tournament.

December 03, 2013 1:54 pmLoading…
Bears reaching higher

Bears reaching higher

t has been four must-wins in a row for the volleyball team at Rocky Mountain College, and right in the middle of all those pressure-packed matches has been sophomore setter Tori Bertsch.

November 30, 2013 9:00 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…
Bill Bighaus: Rocky's success in football worth celebrating

Bill Bighaus: Rocky's success in football worth celebrating

There were plenty of moments to cheer this fall and numerous performances worth celebrating during the course of Rocky Mountain College’s history-making football season.

November 30, 2013 2:00 pmLoading…
No. 10 Battlin' Bears in Iowa to face No. 5 Mustangs in NAIA playoffs

No. 10 Battlin' Bears in Iowa to face No. 5 Mustangs in NAIA playoffs

Morningside College will take the field Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa, as the highest-scoring football team in the NAIA this season.

November 22, 2013 10:15 pmLoading…
Rocky fall sports teams prepare for national stage

Rocky fall sports teams prepare for national stage

Rocky Mountain College’s No. 10-ranked football team isn’t the only squad on campus preparing this week to make a championship run.

November 21, 2013 10:00 pmLoading…

Rocky volleyball ranked No. 25

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Rocky Mountain College's volleyball team, fresh off its Frontier Conference tournament title, was ranked 25th in the final regular-season NAIA Top 25 coaches poll, which was released on Sunday afternoon.

November 17, 2013 5:00 pmLoading…

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Popular Stories

Featured Businesses