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UI Track and Field opens indoor season with Black and Gold Intrasquad

UI Track and Field opens indoor season with Black and Gold Intrasquad

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa track and field team kicked off the indoor season Saturday with the Black and Gold Intrasquad at the UI Recreation Building. The Black…

Vikings lose back-and-forth battle with Ravens, 29-26

Vikings lose back-and-forth battle with Ravens, 29-26

BALTIMORE – The Vikings lost their ninth game of the year Sunday, this time dropping a back-and-forth battle in heavy snow to the Super Bowl Campion Baltimore Ravens, 29-26. In…

Teen injured at mall when soda fountain falls on her

Teen injured at mall when soda fountain falls on her

MASON CITY – A young lady was hurt while working at Southbridge Mall Sunday after a soda machine apparently fell on her. According to reports to NIT, the incident happened…

Man arrested after allegedly threatening to kill roommate

Man arrested after allegedly threatening to kill roommate

MASON CITY – Police responded to an assault on the city’s west side Friday and arrested a man who threatened a woman. According to police, Eugene Darin Noel, age 45,…

Police investigate early morning crash

Police investigate early morning crash

MASON CITY – Police are still investigating a single-vehicle crash Sunday morning where the occupant of the vehicle apparently fled the scene. Mason City police couldn’t divulge many details later…

Clear Lake animal shelter reports theft of $700

Clear Lake animal shelter reports theft of $700

CLEAR LAKE – A Clear Lake animal shelter reported a theft of $700.00 Saturday. According to Debbie Kern, the Secretary/Treasurer of the board for the organization, the money was adoption…

Hawaii remembers Pearl Harbor attack

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David Kolmel, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – More than 2,500 guests, including Pearl Harbor survivors and World War II veterans,…

Statement by the President on the World Trade Organization trade agreement

I am pleased to welcome the announcement from Bali, Indonesia, of the first fully multilateral trade agreement in the 20-year history of the World Trade Organization. This new deal, and…

Iowa earns ‘F’ for judicial financial disclosure

From publicintegrity.org – The Center for Public Integrity evaluated the disclosure rules for judges in the highest state courts nationwide. The level of disclosure in the 50 states and the…

Sex abuse charges leveled against Mason City man

Sex abuse charges leveled against Mason City man

MASON CITY – On December 6, 2013, Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a reported case of sexual contact between an adult and a juvenile.  A search warrant was executed at…

Dude passes out in gas station bathroom, wakes up in drunk tank

Dude passes out in gas station bathroom, wakes up in drunk tank

MASON CITY – A convicted felon who entered a North End gas station bathroom late Friday night and refused to come out was ultimately arrested after emergency responders were diverted…

UNI to host free educational forum on the Affordable Care Act Dec. 10

UNI to host free educational forum on the Affordable Care Act Dec. 10

CEDAR FALLS – The University of Northern Iowa will host a free educational forum on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Tuesday, Dec. 10, in Ballroom C of Maucker Union. Sessions…