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Mason City man receives probation and suspended fines on weapons charges and thefts in plea bargain

Mason City man receives probation and suspended fines on weapons charges and thefts in plea bargain

MASON CITY – On Monday, October 10th, Tyler Meuer age 21 of Mason City was sentenced to two year probation as part of a plea bargain to in Cerro Gordo…

Telehealth: the solution to staffing the Mental Health Center of North Iowa

Telehealth: the solution to staffing the Mental Health Center of North Iowa

By Bridgett Hauert – Northern Iowa is considered an “under-served area” in terms of psychiatric care according to Andrew Eastwood, Executive Director of the Mental Health Center of North Iowa,…

Clear Lake man has one count of possession of child porn dismissed

MASON CITY – On Tuesday, October 11th, an aggravated misdemeanor charge of purchase/possession of medium depicting sexual exploitation of a minor was dismissed without prejudice by magistrate Rolf Aronson against…

Halloween decorations in full swing

Halloween decorations in full swing

MASON CITY – It’s that time of year again. As the holidays inch their way closer each day, and the weather turns colder, people seem to instinctively get more festive…

Fed’s shut down 18 child porn websites

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In another example of the increasingly international nature of crime, a man was recently indicted on federal charges of running 18 Chinese-language child pornography websites out of…

Law Enforcement captures wanted escapee after he tries to hide in apartment

Law Enforcement captures wanted escapee after he tries to hide in apartment

MASON CITY – Shortly before 1 AM Sunday, October 16th, local law enforcement spotted Dustin Barnes, age 20, behind Alley Katz bar at 1341 Federal Ave North, Mason City. When…

Husband and wife arrested after altercation with another man in Mason City

Husband and wife arrested after altercation with another man in Mason City

MASON CITY – A Mason City couple was jailed after an altercation. Quinn Symonds, age 29, and his wife, Jessica Lynn Symonds, age 22, were arrested along with another subject…

NIACC history instructor arrested on harassment charge

NIACC history instructor arrested on harassment charge

MASON CITY – Shortly after 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 16th, members of the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Department received a report of harassing messages. Upon investigation, Jeffrey Pilz, age…