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Senator Ragan to encourage local job creation through commercial property tax relief

Senator Ragan to encourage local job creation through commercial property tax relief

DES MOINES ñ State Senator Amanda Ragan of Mason City is working to provide $200 million in commercial property tax relief that will target small businesses. $200 million in relief…

Mason City police warn of bogus checks in the mail

Mason City police warn of bogus checks in the mail

Some Mason City residents recently received unsolicited mail. One letter claimed the recipient had won a lottery; the second letter requested the recipient do some undercover shopping. Enclosed were checks…

Yann Nmn Lem back in the can

Yann Nmn Lem back in the can

MASON CITY – A man who just a couple of days ago allegedly tried jumping from his girlfriend’s car and was arrested in the incident is back in jail early…

Clear Lake man arrested for child endangerment, other charges

Clear Lake man arrested for child endangerment, other charges

On Saturday April 9, 2011 at approximately 6:40 pm a Clear Lake officer stopped a vehicle driven by 38 year old Christopher Dean Wood of Clear Lake. Mr. Wood was…

In Iowa’s Interest: Creating Your Own Story At Your Library

In Iowa’s Interest: Creating Your Own Story At Your Library

Latham to host academy day for area students

Latham to host academy day for area students

“Lost in the Woods” to be held at Lime Creek

“Lost in the Woods”  to be held at Lime Creek

A program entitled “Lost in the Woods” will be held at the Lime Creek Nature Center on Monday, April 25 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. Children in grades K ñ…

Tip led to Jared Kropf’s arrest Sunday night

Tip led to Jared Kropf’s arrest Sunday night

Mason City police officers were notified Sunday evening around 9:30 PM Sunday night that fugitive Jared Kropf was in the Southeast side of Mason City in a white Mercury. Kropf,…

Nelson: “I don’t make deals”

Nelson: “I don’t make deals”

MASON CITY – Mason City City Council member Don Nelson told the North Iowa Corridor Executive Committee (EDC) in a letter that the City Council’s rejection of affirming funding for…

Jared Kropf arrested in Mason City

Jared Kropf arrested in Mason City

MASON CITY – A wanted Mason City man was snared by cops this weekend. Jared Kropf was arrested in Mason City on Sunday night for a parole violation. Kropf has…