This Deranged Killer and Cannibal Strangled Countless Women: And He’s From Iowa
Looking back on the crimes he committed as an adult, this killer claimed he was seeking revenge on his mother.
A Look Back on the Vicious ‘Cain and Abel’ Murders in Cedar Falls
On Halloween Night, 1975 in Cedar Falls, 25-year old Leslie and Jorjean Mark along with their two small children were killed. But by who?
These Behemoths Once Prowled and Feasted Across Iowa (Very Slowly)
Nope, not cows, pigs, horses, chickens, goats or any other farm animal. This creature is known as Megalonyx jeffersonii, named after its giant claw and it's first scientific explanation that came from Thomas Jefferson.
25 Things Exclusive to Iowans and Their State
Those of us with Iowa roots know that the place we come from and the collection of people we're a part of is unique. I mean, with all this corn, you've got to be a little different, right?
Terror in Our Own Backyard: Four Monsters in Iowa
Everyone knows about the classic monsters. Big Foot, Chupacabra, Jersey Devil, Loch Ness Monster, Yeti, etc. But what about the lesser-knowns? Maybe the ones that could be in our very own backyard.
Spirits may Guide You Through this Functioning Mental Health Institute in Iowa
The original name for the establishment was "Hospital for the Insane," or "Insane Asylum." It's still a functional hospital today.
When Martin Luther King Jr. Visited the University of Northern Iowa
What few UNI alumni know -- and fewer residents of the state of Iowa know -- is that MLK visited Cedar Falls and spoke in the university's Lang Hall just five years prior to winning the Nobel Peace Prize.
UNI Football and Ball Boy Mac Gray, an Inspiring Partnership
Mac Gray has been UNI Football's ball boy since January of 2021. He's taken the opportunity, become a part of the team, and has plans to do something bigger.
6 Ways to Fight Seasonal Depression as Winter Approaches
According to the Mayo Clinic, SAD can be defined as "a type of depression that's related to changes in seasons — SAD begins and ends at about the same times every year."
UNI vs. North Dakota State Football Preview
Though the Iowa Hawkeyes will take on Penn State in Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, Iowans who can watch the No. 16 Panthers take on the No. 5 Bison should.