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Police looking for man who slammed kitten and threw it against a wall

Police looking for man who slammed kitten and threw it against a wall

MASON CITY – A kitten died after a Mason City man allegedly slammed it and threw it against a wall. On May 27, 2016 at 12:44 am, a person…

Mason City man writes bad check for $10,000

Mason City man writes bad check for $10,000

MASON CITY – Police surrounded a house in search of a man who wrote a $10,000 bad check for a car. On May 27, 2016, a person reported…

Weaver points to packing town Austin, Minnesota, where school has to do kids’ laundry

Weaver points to packing town Austin, Minnesota, where school has to do kids’ laundry

MASON CITY – Mason City’s Max Weaver has been a vocal opponent of the Prestage Foods pork plant that still just might get built in Mason City, and…

Gov. Branstad takes action on 30 bills; signs some, vetoes others

Gov. Branstad takes action on 30 bills; signs some, vetoes others

DES MOINES – Today, Gov. Terry E. Branstad took action on 30 bills. The action taken represents the conclusion of bill action resulting from the 2016 legislative session. …

Iowa GOP blasts Hillary Clinton after email report

Iowa GOP blasts Hillary Clinton after email report

DES MOINES – The Chairman of the Iowa Republican Party, blasted Hillary Clinton after a less-than-stellar State Department report was released about her use of a private email…

Chicagoans busted in Ames passing “funny money”

Chicagoans busted in Ames passing “funny money”

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Legislative update from Senator Amanda Ragan

Legislative update from Senator Amanda Ragan

From Senator Amanda Ragan – Each May, we celebrate Armed Forces Day, paying tribute to the men and women in our military, and Memorial Day, honoring those who…

California fugitive nabbed in Storm Lake after stakeout

California fugitive nabbed in Storm Lake after stakeout

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High winds damage hog confinements and more in Iowa Thursday

High winds damage hog confinements and more in Iowa Thursday

FAYETTE COUNTY, IOWA – Law enforcement in Fayette county in northeast Iowa says high winds damages hog confinements and other structures there. The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office said…

Pork plant foes, led by Rep. Sharon Steckman, taking donations to keep Prestage away

Pork plant foes, led by Rep. Sharon Steckman, taking donations to keep Prestage away

MASON CITY – Debate led to petitions. Now, the ante is being upped as donations are being collected to repel a possible hog plant development that still has…

North Iowa man’s conviction upheld for injuring police dog

North Iowa man’s conviction upheld for injuring police dog

DES MOINES – A North Iowa man who fought a Mitchell county deputy and ended up injuring the police dog helping the officer had his conviction upheld after…

Law enforcement to be focusing on drivers who are texting, not wearing seat belts

Law enforcement to be focusing on drivers who are texting, not wearing seat belts

DES MOINES – This Memorial Day holiday weekend, the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s (DPS) Iowa State Patrol (ISP) will have increased patrol efforts on Iowa roadways with…

Legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer

Legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer

From Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake – This weekend we will celebrate Memorial Day where we’ll remember those that have lost their lives fighting for and protecting…

Minnesota man pleads not guilty to sexual abuse of child in Clear Lake

Minnesota man pleads not guilty to sexual abuse of child in Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE, IOWA – A child was allegedly sexually abused in Clear Lake, leading to an arrest of a man in Minnesota who says he is innocent. Clear…

Solberg’s former attorney finally reveals councilwoman’s recent emails

Solberg’s former attorney finally reveals councilwoman’s recent emails

MASON CITY – A request by NIT for public information (councilwoman Janet Solberg’s emails) from city hall in Mason City appears to have been honored –  to a…

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Weaver points to packing town Austin, Minnesota, where school has to do kids’ laundry

Weaver points to packing town Austin, Minnesota, where school has to do kids’ laundry

MASON CITY – Mason City’s Max Weaver has been a vocal opponent of the Prestage…

Iowa GOP blasts Hillary Clinton after email report

Iowa GOP blasts Hillary Clinton after email report

DES MOINES – The Chairman of the Iowa Republican Party, blasted Hillary Clinton after a…

Legislative update from Senator Amanda Ragan

Legislative update from Senator Amanda Ragan

From Senator Amanda Ragan – Each May, we celebrate Armed Forces Day, paying tribute to…

Law enforcement to be focusing on drivers who are texting, not wearing seat belts

Law enforcement to be focusing on drivers who are texting, not wearing seat belts

DES MOINES – This Memorial Day holiday weekend, the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s (DPS)…

Legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer

Legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer

From Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake – This weekend we will celebrate Memorial Day…

Solberg’s former attorney finally reveals councilwoman’s recent emails

Solberg’s former attorney finally reveals councilwoman’s recent emails

MASON CITY – A request by NIT for public information (councilwoman Janet Solberg’s emails) from…

Ventura woman cited for shoplifting

Ventura woman cited for shoplifting

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Prestage Foods jet traveled to Fort Dodge today

Prestage Foods jet traveled to Fort Dodge today

FORT DODGE – A jet owned by Prestage Foods journeyed to its #2 option for…

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The Mason City Public Transit Station in Central Park will move for one day only, Friday, May 27, 2016, to accommodate Band Fest activities. Passengers may board the buses at the small parking lot on the northwest corner of the intersection of N. Delaware and 1st St. NE behind Brick Furniture. This parking lot will be closed to all parking except for Mason City Public Transit buses. Buses will return to their Central Park location on Tuesday, May 31, 2016.

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PARTY IN THE PARK RETURNS TO CHARLES CITY
Friday, May 27 is 2016's first Party in the Park
5-9 PM - FREE ADMISSION
There will be live music, food, drinks, games, and more
Band for May 27 is Richie Lee & The Fabulous 50’s Band

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Rockwell CITY WIDE GARAGE SALES are May 28, 2016

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Rockwell City Cleanup Day
The City of Rockwell City will be holding the annual cleanup day on Saturday, June 4 from 7:00 am – 10:00 am. This cleanup day is only for individuals living within the Rockwell City city limits. Items are to be brought to the Middle School East Parking Lot during these hours.

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Police looking for man who slammed kitten and threw it against a wall

Police looking for man who slammed kitten and threw it against a wall

MASON CITY – A kitten died after a Mason City man allegedly slammed it and threw it against a wall. On May 27, 2016 at 12:44 am, a person…

Mason City man writes bad check for $10,000

Mason City man writes bad check for $10,000

MASON CITY – Police surrounded a house in search of a man who wrote a $10,000 bad check for a car. On May 27, 2016, a person reported…

Chicagoans busted in Ames passing “funny money”

Chicagoans busted in Ames passing “funny money”

Thank you for reading NorthIowaToday.com.…

California fugitive nabbed in Storm Lake after stakeout

California fugitive nabbed in Storm Lake after stakeout

Thank you for reading NorthIowaToday.com.…

North Iowa man’s conviction upheld for injuring police dog

North Iowa man’s conviction upheld for injuring police dog

DES MOINES – A North Iowa man who fought a Mitchell county deputy and ended up injuring the police dog helping the officer had his conviction upheld after…

Minnesota man pleads not guilty to sexual abuse of child in Clear Lake

Minnesota man pleads not guilty to sexual abuse of child in Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE, IOWA – A child was allegedly sexually abused in Clear Lake, leading to an arrest of a man in Minnesota who says he is innocent. Clear…

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President Obama reflects on bombing death of Taliban leader Mansur

President Obama reflects on bombing death of Taliban leader Mansur

WASHINGTON, D.C. – WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama today confirmed the death of Taliban leader Akhtar Mohammad Mansur, who was targeted…

Congress and President ban use of words “Oriental” and “negro” from federal law

Congress and President ban use of words “Oriental” and “negro” from federal law

WASHINGTON – Two words will no longer appear in federal law, after President Barack Obama signed legislation banning the use of the…

President Obama visits Vietnam, says U.S. will sell the country arms

President Obama visits Vietnam, says U.S. will sell the country arms

HANOI, VIETNAM – U.S. President Barack Obama on Monday was in Vietnam and announced new cooperation between the former adversarial nations,…