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Rockwell man arrested for OWI 3rd Offense

Rockwell man arrested for OWI 3rd Offense

A 41 year old, Rockwell man, was arrested early Wednesday morning. Daniel Wayne Ward was arrested for OWI 3rd Offense, Driving While Revoked, No SR22 Insurance on File as Required,…

Weaver explains his “no” vote on school cameras

Weaver explains his “no” vote on school cameras

Max Weaver says he is tired of what he calls “half-truths” from other city officials. He says the latest half-truth involves a vote by the city council on applying for…

Real Life Learning for Charles City High School and NIACC Instructors

Real Life Learning for Charles City High School and NIACC Instructors

Charles City High School (CCHS) and North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) instructors followed their own teaching advice and spent three days in the field learning about careers within the…

Alliant Energy presents Mason City with rebate check

Alliant Energy presents Mason City with rebate check

At Tuesday’s city council meeting, an Alliant Energy representative presented the city of Mason City with a rebate check. Jim Collins, who works for Alliant, presented the council and mayor…

Annual Flag Disposal Ceremony to be held

A flag burning ceremony to dispose of flags no longer suitable for service will be held on Flag Day, Tuesday, June 14th at 7 p.m. in front of the Nora…

Rude dismissal of college students no accident, according to top Iowa Senate Republican on Education Budget

Rude dismissal of college students no accident, according to top Iowa Senate Republican on Education Budget

Iowa State Senator Shawn Hamerlinck (R-Davenport) has doubled down on his dismissal of student testimony in opposition to a $40 million cut to Iowa’s public universities. |Iowa State Senator Shawn…

Differences on Economic Development Budget narrow; Democrats work to protect workers, local economic development

The Economic Development Budget and the Iowa Values Fund provide foundation funding for moving the Iowa economy forward. Today, we will hear from Iowans on what is at stake for…

Grants awarded to North Iowa groups

Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area (SSNHA) awarded two grants to local groups on Wednesday, june 7th. In Hampton, the Franklin County Historical Society received $1,362 to develop and install…

Cerro Gordo County Relay for Life starts Friday

The American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life of Cerro Gordo County, Iowa begins Friday afternoon at NIACC and goes through Saturday. The event starts at 5pm. According to their Facebook…

$$Money$$ Community events center (by Peter Children)

(Op-ed submitted by Peter Children) Now the sniff is in the air, the smell of money, big money or little money, its all the same. The mere chance that land…