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Fourth of July celebration underway in Clear Lake

Fourth of July celebration underway in Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE – The Fourth of July celebration in Clear Lake is launching right now and will continue for the next several days. At 5 PM, the Arts…

Mason City man wins $30K lottery prize

Mason City man wins $30K lottery prize

CLIVE, IOWA – A Mason City man said he needed confirmation that he’d won a big lottery prize before he started to celebrate. Travis Ulrich, 44, claimed the…

Quality Egg manager sentenced in case of bribery of federal egg inspector

Quality Egg manager sentenced in case of bribery of federal egg inspector

SIOUX CITY – A former marketing manager at egg production and processing facilities who participated in a conspiracy to bribe a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) inspector, to…

Iowa courts: Electronic filing implementation is complete

Iowa courts: Electronic filing implementation is complete

DES MOINES — Today, Iowans with a case on file in any of the state’s 99 counties can now file documents using the Internet and view the court…

Charles City police and FBI nab murder suspect from Chicago

Charles City police and FBI nab murder suspect from Chicago

CHARLES CITY – Police in Charles City, working with the FBI, arrested a murder suspect from Chicago, hiding out in a low-income housing complex. The Charles City Police…

Man arrested after shooting woman several times with BB gun

Man arrested after shooting woman several times with BB gun

CLEAR LAKE – A local man is in jail on a charge of felony willful injury after firing a BB gun at a woman, striking her a number…

Probation and fine for Floyd man who sent obscene material to teen

Probation and fine for Floyd man who sent obscene material to teen

OSAGE – A Floyd, Iowa man who was charged after allegedly sending obscene material to a teen through his phone has been sentenced to probation, a fine and…

Gov. Branstad names Ryan Wise Education Director

Gov. Branstad names Ryan Wise Education Director

DES MOINES – Iowa Gov. Terry E. Branstad today announced that he has named Iowa Department of Education deputy director Ryan Wise as the new director of the…

Reckless Minnesota driver arrested

Reckless Minnesota driver arrested

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A Minnesota man said to be driving in a reckless fashion was stopped and charged with drunk driving, among other charges, Monday afternoon…

Health department official thanks Mason City park board for outlawing cig’s in parks

Health department official thanks Mason City park board for outlawing cig’s in parks

By: Penny McCaslin, Tobacco Program Coordinator Thank You Mason City Park Board! The Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health would like to show our support for the…

Wildfires in Alaska and Canada causing haze, orange moon

Wildfires in Alaska and Canada causing haze, orange moon

NORTH IOWA – The hazy sky and orange moon we have observed in North Iowa is due to Alaskan and Canadian forest fires. Some have taken notice of…

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…

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Health department official thanks Mason City park board for outlawing cig’s in parks

Health department official thanks Mason City park board for outlawing cig’s in parks

By: Penny McCaslin, Tobacco Program Coordinator Thank You Mason City Park Board! The Cerro Gordo…

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…

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Crime

Quality Egg manager sentenced in case of bribery of federal egg inspector

Quality Egg manager sentenced in case of bribery of federal egg inspector

SIOUX CITY – A former marketing manager at egg production and processing facilities who participated in a conspiracy to bribe a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) inspector, to…

Charles City police and FBI nab murder suspect from Chicago

Charles City police and FBI nab murder suspect from Chicago

CHARLES CITY – Police in Charles City, working with the FBI, arrested a murder suspect from Chicago, hiding out in a low-income housing complex. The Charles City Police…

Man arrested after shooting woman several times with BB gun

Man arrested after shooting woman several times with BB gun

CLEAR LAKE – A local man is in jail on a charge of felony willful injury after firing a BB gun at a woman, striking her a number…

Probation and fine for Floyd man who sent obscene material to teen

Probation and fine for Floyd man who sent obscene material to teen

OSAGE – A Floyd, Iowa man who was charged after allegedly sending obscene material to a teen through his phone has been sentenced to probation, a fine and…

Reckless Minnesota driver arrested

Reckless Minnesota driver arrested

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A Minnesota man said to be driving in a reckless fashion was stopped and charged with drunk driving, among other charges, Monday afternoon…

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…