Listen to the KGLO Morning News from Tuesday June 25th
MASON CITY — District wrestling tournaments take place tomorrow afternoon in all three classes, with the top two individuals at each weight heading to next week’s state tournament:== At the Class 2A meet in Algona, Osage and Emmetsbug each have eight qualifiers from last week’s sectional tournaments, while Humboldt has seven. Forest City qualified five, Clear Lake and Garner-Hayfield-Ventura each have four, while Hampton-Dumont-CAL has two.== At the 2A meet in New Hampton, Iowa Falls-Alden has the most qualifiers with 10, followed by eight each from Crestwood and Independence, while Charles City has six.== At the 1A meet in Denver, Lake Mills and the host Denver each qualified 11 wrestlers, while Nashua-Plainfield has eight. Among the other area schools, West Hancock has six, Northwood-Kensett four, Central Springs and North Butler-Clarksville each have three, West Fork two, and Rockford and St. Ansgar each have one.== At the 1A meet in Sioux Rapids, West Sioux has ten wrestlers while Clarion-Goldfield-Dows has eight. Belmond-Klemme has one wrestler there.== Mason City will wrestle at the 3A meet in Fort Dodge, where the host and third-ranked Dodgers are the favorite. They’ll be joined by LeMars, Sioux City East, Sioux City North, Sioux City West, Spencer and Storm Lake.District tournaments start at noon. We’ll have updates on AM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB and kribam.com at 1:05, 2:05, 3:05, 4:05, 4:45, as well as at halftime and after the Clear Lake girls tournament basketball game. THIS WEEKEND:== FRIDAYAM-1300 KGLO, kgloam.com, Radio.com app — Mason City High vs. Fort Dodge — girls 6:15, boys follow MASON CITY — A few Class 1A girls tournament basketball games got played last night, but several were postponed to Saturday due to the cold weather in our area:== 1A Region 2Northwood-Kensett at Newman — postponed to Saturday at 5:00 PM (KGLO)North Iowa at AGWSR — postponed to Saturday at 7:00 PMNorth Butler 60, Valley Lutheran 11== 1A Region 3Rockford at Janesville — postponed to Saturday at 5:00 PMRiceville 50, Nashua-Plainfield 37 BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA — A tough night on the road for the 21st ranked Iowa Hawkeyes last night as Indiana connected on a season high 11 three pointers and beat the Hawkeyes 89-77, as you heard on AM-1300 KGLO. Iowa coach Fran McCaffery.Luka Garza had 38 points to lead the Hawkeyes who played much of the game without freshman guard C.J. Fredrick. The Big Ten’s leading three point shooter suffered an ankle injury midway through the opening half.Garza says another key was 16 Indiana offensive rebounds.Iowa drops to 17-8 overall and 8-6 in the Big Ten. They play at Minnesota on Sunday, a game that starts at noon on KGLO. CLEAR LAKE — 2A and 3A girls regional tournament play starts on Saturday:== 3A Region 2 — all 5:00 PM startsGarner-Hayfield-Ventura at Clear Lake (KRIB)Humboldt at Forest CitySpirit Lake at OkobojiAlgona at Estherville-Lincoln Central== 3A Region 3Iowa Falls-Alden at Hampton-Dumont-CAL== 2A Region 2Lake Mills at Central Springs== 2A Region 3Eagle Grove at Belmond-Klemme== 2A Region 4West Fork at Sumner-Fredricksburg == SUNDAYAM-1300 KGLO — Iowa men at Minnesota — 11:00 pre-game, 12:00 tipoff COLLEGE PARK, MARYLAND — It was all Maryland in a first place showdown against the 17th ranked Iowa women. Kaila Charles scored 21 points and the 10th ranked Terrapins forced 27 Hawkeye turnovers in a 93-59 win. Iowa coach Lisa BluderBluder says the Hawkeyes had too many turnovers to make it competitive.Monica Czinano led Iowa with 15 points. Mason City native Makenzie Meyer had six points, two rebounds and one assist, but also had a team-high seven turnovers. Sister Megan Meyer played the final two minutes of the game, hitting a three-pointer for her only points. The Hawkeyes fall to 11-3 in the Big Ten. == SATURDAYAM-1300 KGLO — NCAA men’s basketball — Oklahoma at Kansas — 10:45 AMAM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB, kribam.com, Radio.com app — District wrestling tournament reports — updates at 1:05, 2:05, 3:05, 4:05, 4:45, halftime of Clear Lake basketball and after gameAM-1300 KGLO, kgloam.com, Radio.com app — Class 1A girls regional basketball — Newman vs. Northwood-Kensett — 5:00AM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB, kribam.com, Radio.com app — Class 3A girls regional basketball — Clear Lake vs. Garner-Hayfield-Ventura — 5:00 DES MOINES — Pairings were released on Thursday for next Wednesday’s state dual wrestling tournament in Des Moines, with Osage and Lake Mills being the fourth seed in their respective classes:== Class 2A quarterfinals — 9:00 AM#4 Osage vs. #5 Davenport Assumption#1 West Delaware vs. #8 Humboldt#2 Independence vs. #7 Winterset#3 Williamsburg vs. #6 Sergeant Bluff-Luton== Class 1A quarterfinals — 9:00 AM#4 Lake Mills vs. #5 Logan-Magnolia#1 Don Bosco vs. #8 Woodbury Central#2 Lisbon vs. #7 Clarion-Goldfield-Dows#3 West Sioux vs. #6 Denver== Class 3A quarterfinals — 11:00 AM#1 Southeast Polk vs. #8 West Des Moines Valley#4 Bettendorf vs. #5 North Scott#2 Waverly-Shell Rock vs. #7 Indianola#3 Fort Dodge vs. #6 WaukeeYou can hear coverage of the Osage and Lake Mills wrestlers in the state duals on AM-1490 & 96.7-FM KRIB, kribam.com and via the Radio.com app throughout the day on Wednesday.
Phibro Animal Health have today revealed plans to establish a new biotech facility in Sligo, creating up to 150 jobs for the North West Region. The new facility will produce a range of innovative animal health vaccines in the IDA Ireland Finisklin Business Park in Sligo. Up to 150 jobs will be created over 5 years.Phibro Animal Health Corporation is a publicly traded company headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States. The Sligo plant will be the company’s first biologicals manufacturing location in Europe and will allow Phibro to expand its presence in Europe. The project is supported by the Irish Government through IDA Ireland. The new manufacturing facility will initially focus on producing Phibro’s innovative line of vaccines for the treatment of a range of poultry diseases for sales globally. In the future, Phibro expects to expand production to include vaccines for livestock and aquaculture.Making the announcement in Sligo today, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D, said, “This significant investment by Phibro is a great vote of confidence in Sligo, and will offer even more opportunities for local residents and communities to grow and thrive.“It further strengthens Ireland’s Life Sciences capability in the North West and builds on a series of new IDA projects announced for Sligo and elsewhere in the region over recent times.”Minister for Business, Enterprise & Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD, said, “I was delighted to see Phibro announce that their first biologicals manufacturing location in Europe will be in Sligo, creating up to 150 highly skilled jobs. “This has been a fantastic few weeks for Sligo with announcements from Abtran, E3 Retail, and Live Tiles, showing how the county is benefiting from both indigenous and FDI investment. This is another example of the success of our commitment under the Regional Action Plans for Jobs to ensure we have the right conditions in place to encourage job creation in regional locations.”Jack Bendheim, Phibro’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “The creation of Phibro Ireland marks an important milestone in our development as a leading global player in the animal health biological market.“The winning combination of Phibro’s expertise in the development and manufacture of biological products, the driven and experienced workforce available in the Sligo area, and the strong support of the IDA makes us very excited about the potential of the Sligo facility.”The new roles will include management, quality analysis, quality control, regulatory, engineering, operators and maintenance staff. For more information on the new roles email firstname.lastname@example.org.North West jobs boost announced at new biotech facility was last modified: July 5th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:jobsPhibro irelandsligo