GRINNELL, IA (IRN) – A 13-year-old boy is accused of stabbing a man in Grinnell on Saturday. Grinnell police officers responded to a residence just before 8 a.m. to investigate a reported stabbing. Police found a 43-year-old man within the residence suffering from a stab wound to the abdomen. The man was treated at a local hospital and is expected to recover.
JAMAICA, IA (IRN) – An Iowa family home is a total loss following a Thanksgiving night fire in Jamaica. The Jamaica Fire Department said it started in the garage and spread to the home. There were two people in the home at the time, but they managed to get out. There are no reported injuries.
DES MOINES, IA (IRN) – A western Iowa farmer and former county supervisor will end his campaign for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Chuck Grassley. Dave Muhlbauer announced Tuesday he would no longer seek the Democratic nomination for Senate. In his announcement, Muhlbauer noted the recent death of a nephew and the “devastating effect” on his family.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN (IRN) – Minnesota defeated No. 14 Wisconsin 23-13. With the Minnesota win, Iowa will now play in the Big Ten Conference championship game on Dec. 4 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. They will play Michigan.