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Gabe Olaseni signs with Hawkeyes

Gabe Olaseni signs with Hawkeyes

IOWA CITY, Iowa – – University of Iowa Head Men’s Basketball Coach Fran McCaffery announced Tuesday that Gabe Olaseni (pronounced Oh-lah-SEHN-ee) has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend…

Iowa State Adds Micah Byars To Men’s Basketball Staff

Iowa State Adds Micah Byars To Men’s Basketball Staff

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg announced today that former UCF Director of Basketball Operations Micah Byars is the latest addition to the Cyclone men’s…

Cyclones get second ESPN football game in 2011

Cyclones get second ESPN football game in 2011

AMES, Iowa ñ For the first time in school history, the Iowa State football team will play two regular-season games across ESPN networks. |AMES, Iowa ñ For the first time…

“Governor, do you or do you not favor cutting taxes for 240,000 working Iowans?”

“Governor, do you or do you not favor cutting taxes for 240,000 working Iowans?”

Statement by Senator Joe Bolkcom, chair of the Senate Ways and Means Committee: Governor, answer the question: ‘Do you or do you not favor increasing the Earned Income Tax Credit…

Volunteer Rally at Site of 457 in East Park

Volunteer Rally at Site of 457 in East Park

Friends of the 457, the volunteer group dedicated to the preservation of the 457 steam locomotive located in East Park, are hosting a Volunteer Rally on Saturday, April 30 from…

“Walk A Mile In Her Shoes” event held Tuesday in Clear Lake

“Walk A Mile In Her Shoes” event held Tuesday in Clear Lake

An event to raise awareness for domestic and sexual abuse, male community leaders and citizens come out to show support by walking in women’s high-heel shoes. This year between the…

Branstad launches individual disaster assistance grant program

Branstad launches individual disaster assistance grant program

Gov. Terry E. Branstad today launched the Iowa individual disaster assistance grant program in wake of the recent storm damage in Iowa. |Gov. Terry E. Branstad today launched the Iowa…

Harkin Announces More Than $23 Million for Rural Development in Iowa Funding to Benefit Eight Counties

Harkin Announces More Than $23 Million for Rural Development in Iowa Funding to Benefit Eight Counties

WASHINGTON, D.C. ñ Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) today announced that a total of $23,724,335 will be coming to Iowa to support ten rural development projects. |WASHINGTON, D.C. ñ Senator Tom…

President briefed on on Afghanistan and Pakistan

President briefed on on Afghanistan and Pakistan

The President led his monthly meeting on Afghanistan and Pakistan with his national security team |The President led his monthly meeting on Afghanistan and Pakistan with his national security team.…

Seeking volunteers to assist in tree planting project

Seeking volunteers to assist in tree planting project

MASON CITY – Thanks to a grant from Alliant Energy and Trees Forever, fifty trees will be planted at the Frederick Hanford Adult Softball Complex. The City Volunteer program is…

Supervisors meet Tuesday morning

Supervisors meet Tuesday morning

The Cerro Gordo County Supervisors met Tuesday morning in Mason City. The Supervisors were told that Alliant energy started a project and did not get a permit from the county.…

Intoxicated man calls authorities, arrested in East Park

Intoxicated man calls authorities, arrested in East Park

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was arrested in East Park Tuesday morning after calling authorities about “what he believed to be a body in the East Park river…