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Convicted Tier 3 Sex Offender Taken Into Custody Saturday Morning

Convicted Tier 3 Sex Offender Taken Into Custody Saturday Morning

Local law enforcement took Elasondro Taylor into custody for multiple warrants in the early morning hours today. Taylor had been wanted since August 31st, 2011 for a 4th offense violation…

Voves jump starts Mohawks’ 36-14 win over Roosevelt

Voves jump starts Mohawks’ 36-14 win over Roosevelt

Austin Voves took the opening kickoff all the way to the house to jump start a 36-14 Mohawk victory Friday night at Mohawk Field over Des Moines Roosevelt. Watch video…

Bookmeyer, Urdahl mum on whether they are recruiting candidates

MASON CITY – A citizen asked NorthIowaToday.com to follow up on a rumor that Mayor Eric Bookmeyer and County Supervisor Jay Urdahl are recruiting citizens to run as candidates in…

Information on Wednesday morning fire at 112 12th St NW

From the Mason City Fire Department: The Mason City Fire Department received a call from a citizen regarding 112 12th St NW at 10:07 a.m. on Wednesday, September 7, 2011.…

Debt fears send stocks sliding

NEW YORK ó Stock markets around the world fell sharply as investors feared that a European debt crisis was coming to a head and threatening to tip the global economy…

Small military firms thrived in decade of war

LOS ANGELES ó It wasn’t long after the World Trade Center twin towers fell that U.S. Army special forces units were dispatched to the desolate outcroppings of Afghanistan to stalk…

Bank of America plans to slash 40,000 jobs

LOS ANGELES ó Bank of America Corp. is preparing to slash 40,000 or more jobs nationwide, a dramatic retrenchment that reflects the deepening woes of the country’s largest bank and…

Perry defends controversial debate remarks at Southern California fundraiser

Perry defends controversial debate remarks at Southern California fundraiser

CORONA DEL MAR, Calif. ó Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s no-retreat on Social Security in the latest Republican president debate was a strategic campaign decision based on the belief that GOP…

Bachmann’s camp says she’s working hard to secure donors

LOS ANGELES, Calif. ó After being overshadowed throughout Wednesday’s presidential debate, Michele Bachmann’s campaign says she is more determined than ever to prove her staying power.|By Rachel E. Stassen-Berger, Star…

Social Security debate reignited by Perry comments

AUSTIN, Texas ó Social Security, which Republican front-runner Rick Perry has assailed as a “Ponzi scheme,” has quickly emerged as a centerpiece issue in the battle for the GOP nomination,…

Grassley mum on Republican choice

Grassley mum on Republican choice

Sept. 09–With five months left until the first-in-the-nation caucus in Iowa, the state’s senior U.S. senator, Charles Grassley, a Republican, is not yet ready to endorse a presidential candidate. |By…

A conversation with Ed Wineinger

Ed Wineinger is a candidate for Mason City School Board. NorthIowaToday.com stopped by Wineinger’s office for a conversation on his candidacy and what he might bring to the school board…