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STORM LAKE: Finding a job after graduation may have been the most important consideration Andrew Boell had in selecting a college. It’s what he thought about as an 18-year-old graduate of Carroll High School in 2016.

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The Carroll Merchants Baseball team, a member of the Pioneer Collegiate Baseball League, announced Friday that the 2020 baseball season is canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Following Friday’s recommendations to keep Iowa schools closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year due to the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), all spring activities of the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union and the Iowa High School Athletic Association are canceled.

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The NBA playoffs were set to begin this coming Saturday, but with essentially the whole world on hold due to the outbreak of COVID-19, many of the league’s biggest stars have been handed an endless amount of free time.

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Events for Iowa’s high school Unified Activities partners will remain prohibited through April 30 as Governor Kim Reynolds announced an extension of school closures through that date on Thursday afternoon.

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Everything coming back from Tucson seemed normal. As it turns out the seven games played in Arizona would be the last bit of normalcy the team would experience this season.

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STORM LAKE: Buena Vista University senior Clayton Christian put his mother on a plane in Tucson, Arizona, this month, and watched her take off on a flight back home, to Glidden.

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For weeks, everyone could see the disease spreading from the east westward. This time, they didn’t close the schools, and sports continued as scheduled. Then, it got worse, and schools were closed out of necessity. St. Anthony stopped allowing visitors. Eventually, there was no choice — game…

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Drake University has postponed the 2020 Drake Relays presented by Xtream powered by Mediacom along with related special events and programs due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 111th edition of the event was scheduled for April 22–25 at Drake Stadium.

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Jeff Puffett of Carroll has rolled plenty of perfect, 300 games in his bowling career. But Nos. 27 and 28 stand out from all the others.

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The Carroll Chamber of Commerce’s 14th annual Hoop It Up youth basketball tournament rebounded well with 70 teams competing in boys third-through-ninth-grade and girls sixth- and eighth-grade divisions Feb. 22 and 23 in Carroll.

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With just a few minutes left in the third quarter, sophomore sharpshooter Kaleb Booth held up his hands, begging for the open pass. He knew he could change the game.