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Chinese man arrested for murder of Iowa State student

Chinese man arrested for murder of Iowa State student

IOWA CITY – A man wanted for the murder of a woman who attended Iowa State University and whose body was found in Iowa City has been arrested…

Murder investigation leads to arrest of two men

Murder investigation leads to arrest of two men

NODAWAY, IOWA – An investigation into a man’s death has led to first degree murder charges against two men brought back to Iowa from Kanasas. At approximately 11:20…

Donald Trump fired by NBC over comments on Mexican immigrants

Donald Trump fired by NBC over comments on Mexican immigrants

NEW YORK – Donald Trump has been fired by NBC after derogatory comments he made earlier this month about Mexican immigrants in his speech declaring his candidacy for…

North Iowa students receive Christopherson Medical Scholarships

North Iowa students receive Christopherson Medical Scholarships

MASON CITY – The Christopherson Medical Scholarship Advisory Committee awarded $15,000 to 11 north Iowa students studying medicine. Student recipients of the Christopherson Medical Scholarship for the 2015-16…

Iowa trooper who has conducted over 500 drug evaluations on suspects to be honored

Iowa trooper who has conducted over 500 drug evaluations on suspects to be honored

DES MOINES – An Iowa State Patrol trooper who has conducted over 500 evaluations on drivers suspected of drug or alcohol impairment will be honored this week. Iowa officials with…

Former Des Moines cop who kicked restrained man – breaking his nose and knocking out two teeth – sent to prison for 5 years

Former Des Moines cop who kicked restrained man – breaking his nose and knocking out two teeth – sent to prison for 5 years

DES MOINES – A former Des Moines police officer who brutally kicked a restrained man in the face, breaking his nose and knocking out two teeth, was sentenced…

Alleged cocaine dealers busted for child endangerment

Alleged cocaine dealers busted for child endangerment

DECORAH, IOWA – Two alleged cocaine dealers were busted in Decorah, and they had at least one child with them along with the drugs, leading to other charges.…

Four arrested after meth lab “dump site” discovered in rural Chickasaw County

Four arrested after meth lab “dump site” discovered in rural Chickasaw County

NEW HAMPTON, IOWA – A methamphetmaine lab “dump site” was discovered in rural Chickasaw county, leading to the arrest of four people. According to Sheriff Todd W. Miller,…

Clear Lake man with at least three drunk driving convictions arrested for boating while intoxicated

Clear Lake man with at least three drunk driving convictions arrested for boating while intoxicated

CLEAR LAKE – For the fourth time, a Clear Lake man was arrested for operating while intoxicated – this time, it was a boat. Law enforcement arrested Chad…

Charles City woman arrested for assault

Charles City woman arrested for assault

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City woman was taken to jail after an physical incident at an apartment complex. Police were called the South Cedar Terrace area in…

Cerro Gordo Republicans after legalization of same-sex marriage: “Our society and country will begin to spiral downward”

Cerro Gordo Republicans after legalization of same-sex marriage: “Our society and country will begin to spiral downward”

MASON CITY – Cerro Gordo County Republicans had some dire words for America in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling last week that legalized same-sex marriage. In…

Wanted Mason City man jailed

Wanted Mason City man jailed

MASON CITY – A wanted Mason City man was jailed this week. Dustin Travis Burkhardt, age 26, was found at his home in the 800 block of 10th…

Mason City man arrested for domestic assault

Mason City man arrested for domestic assault

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was taken to jail for domestic assault Saturday. Mason City police were called to the Mercy Hospital east campus to investigate…

Forest City banker cited and fined for condition of “nuisance” rental properties in Mason City

Forest City banker cited and fined for condition of “nuisance” rental properties in Mason City

MASON CITY – A Lake Mills man who works as a banker in Forest City has been cited by Mason City code enforcement at two properties and is…

SUV burns in Clear Lake Saturday

SUV burns in Clear Lake Saturday

CLEAR LAKE – Details are short at this time, but NIT has learned that an SUV caught fire Saturday in Clear Lake and was pretty much burned to…

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Wisconsin governor Scott Walker calls for Constitutional amendment on same sex marriage

Wisconsin governor Scott Walker calls for Constitutional amendment on same sex marriage

From Wisconsin Governor (and potential Presidential candidate) Scott Walker – I believe this Supreme Court…

Legislative update from Senator Amanda Ragan

Legislative update from Senator Amanda Ragan

From Senator Amanda Ragan – Iowa’s great quality of life is bolstered by arts, culture…

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

From Rep. Sharon Steckman – After a month of overtime, we wrapped up the 2015…

Ernst supports trade powers for President

Ernst supports trade powers for President

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, U.S. Senator Joni Ernst issued the following statement after voting…

City of Mason City expense report, June 18, 2015

City of Mason City expense report, June 18, 2015

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 6/18/2015 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ——————- ADVANCED SYSTEMS INC…

Opinion: Tornquist snuck out of town so he wouldn’t have to drink mayor’s Kool-Aid

Opinion: Tornquist snuck out of  town so he wouldn’t have to drink mayor’s Kool-Aid

Opinion of Peter Children of Mason City – I enjoy Monday’s for any number of…

Opinion: You’ll be stuck paying for hotel and hockey rink long after Bookmeyer leaves

Commentary: Downtown Mason City The enthusiasm shown by local media outlets is to be expected;…

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Crime

Chinese man arrested for murder of Iowa State student

Chinese man arrested for murder of Iowa State student

IOWA CITY – A man wanted for the murder of a woman who attended Iowa State University and whose body was found in Iowa City has been arrested…

Murder investigation leads to arrest of two men

Murder investigation leads to arrest of two men

NODAWAY, IOWA – An investigation into a man’s death has led to first degree murder charges against two men brought back to Iowa from Kanasas. At approximately 11:20…

Former Des Moines cop who kicked restrained man – breaking his nose and knocking out two teeth – sent to prison for 5 years

Former Des Moines cop who kicked restrained man – breaking his nose and knocking out two teeth – sent to prison for 5 years

DES MOINES – A former Des Moines police officer who brutally kicked a restrained man in the face, breaking his nose and knocking out two teeth, was sentenced…

Alleged cocaine dealers busted for child endangerment

Alleged cocaine dealers busted for child endangerment

DECORAH, IOWA – Two alleged cocaine dealers were busted in Decorah, and they had at least one child with them along with the drugs, leading to other charges.…

Four arrested after meth lab “dump site” discovered in rural Chickasaw County

Four arrested after meth lab “dump site” discovered in rural Chickasaw County

NEW HAMPTON, IOWA – A methamphetmaine lab “dump site” was discovered in rural Chickasaw county, leading to the arrest of four people. According to Sheriff Todd W. Miller,…

World

Woman injured after jumping off Iowa bridge

Woman injured after jumping off Iowa bridge

COUNCIL BLUFFS, IOWA – A Nebraska woman was injured Thursday after she jumped from a bridge in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Council Bluffs…

Taken hostage overseas? U.S. says it has never prosecuted family or friends for paying ransom

Taken hostage overseas? U.S. says it has never prosecuted family or friends for paying ransom

WASHINGTON, D.C. – For those of you who might have the itch to travel overseas – perhaps to volatile locations such…