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Man agrees to plead guilty to plotting violent attacks and buying firearms for terrorist in San Bernardino shooting

Man agrees to plead guilty to plotting violent attacks and buying firearms for terrorist in San Bernardino shooting

SAN BERNARDINO, CA – Enrique Marquez Jr., 25, of Riverside, California – longtime friend of Syed Rizwan Farook, the male shooter in the San Bernardino, California terrorist attack – agreed…

Lib’s: Republicans deliver worst Valentine’s Day ever for workers

Lib’s: Republicans deliver worst Valentine’s Day ever for workers

DES MOINES – A liberal political group complained Tuesday night that Republican legislators, backed by Governor Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds, are considering legislation “to strip away the rights of…

Iowa football team adds two assistant coaches

Iowa football team adds two assistant coaches

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head football coach Kirk Ferentz announced Tuesday the addition of Tim Polasek and Kelton Copeland to the Hawkeye football coaching staff. Polasek will coach…

Clear Lake woman guilty of stealing – again and again

Clear Lake woman guilty of stealing – again and again

CLEAR LAKE – A Clear Lake woman has been ordered to serve over two weeks in jail for her latest theft conviction. Mollie Kathleen Macdormott, age 32, pled guilty on…

Mason City man faces two domestic assault charges

Mason City man faces two domestic assault charges

MASON CITY – A Mason City man is facing two domestic assault charges and violations of a protective order. Robert Gifford Macdormott, age 27, has been charged by Mason City…

Iowa heroin dealer sentenced for causing overdose

Iowa heroin dealer sentenced for causing overdose

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa heroin dealer has been sent to prison for causing an overdose. A Cedar Rapids man who distributed heroin and fentanyl that resulted in a young woman being hospitalized…

Mason City man arrested and held on Colorado burglary charge

Mason City man arrested and held on Colorado burglary charge

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Mason City man sent to prison for punching and kicking woman

Mason City man sent to prison for punching and kicking woman

FORT DODGE – A Mason City man will spend up to 5 years in a state prison for beating a woman. Jamin Jerel Pierce, 42, of Mason City, appeared in…

Senator Ernst meets with Supreme Court nominee Judge Gorsuch

Senator Ernst meets with Supreme Court nominee Judge Gorsuch

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst today met with President Trump’s nominee to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States, Judge Neil Gorsuch. Following the meeting, Senator…

Northern Iowa man refuses to leave home of protected party, leading to felony charge

Northern Iowa man refuses to leave home of protected party, leading to felony charge

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Des Moines woman caught with drugs on Interstate 35

Des Moines woman caught with drugs on Interstate 35

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Iowa man swerves into on-coming traffic, collides with car, then arrested for drunk driving

Iowa man swerves into on-coming traffic, collides with car, then arrested for drunk driving

CALMAR, IOWA – An Iowa felon was so drunk, police say, he swerved into the wrong lane on a county road and then was struck by another driver, leading to…

Steve King introduces resolution rebuking courts’ actions against President Trump’s executive order 

Steve King introduces resolution rebuking courts’ actions against President Trump’s executive order 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Steve King released the following statement after introducing a resolution condemning the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit for rejecting and ruling against President…

How to make sure you don’t lose important files

You’ll never understand the pain of losing files until you experience it for yourself. Imagine, you have worked on your thesis for your degree for months on end and put…

Police return fire after man enters Waterloo convenience store with gun and leaves, shooting

Police return fire after man enters Waterloo convenience store with gun and leaves, shooting

WATERLOO – A Man was shot after he walked into a Waterloo convenience store with a hand gun and then walked out of the store firing the weapon. On Sunday,…