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Sen. Harkin announces academy nomination for Mason City student

WASHINGTON – Senator Tom Harkin late last week nominated 53 Iowa students for appointments to the U.S. Air Force Academy, Naval Academy, Merchant Marine Academy and Military Academy, West Point…

Forest City woman explains arrest after downtown M.C. fight

Forest City woman explains arrest after downtown M.C. fight

MASON CITY – A Forest City woman who was arrested early Sunday morning on a serious assault charge and a drug violation explained the arrest later Sunday. According to Mason…

Two North Enders arrested after 9 cops give chase

Two North Enders arrested after 9 cops give chase

MASON CITY – A man known for stealing cars lead police along with his accomplice on a drunken chase early Saturday before being stopped on the city’s South Side. According…

Garner man dead after single car crash

Garner man dead after single car crash

RURAL HANCOCK COUNTY – A Garner man is dead after his left a roadway Sunday morning. According to a report, David Jeffrey Huenman, age 41 of Garner, was westbound on…

Gadson pin seals Cyclones’ 22-13 win over Bison

Gadson pin seals Cyclones’ 22-13 win over Bison

FARGO, N.D. – All-American Kyven Gadson wasted no time this evening to clinch Iowa State’s (6-1 overall, 1-0 Big 12) 22-13 win over North Dakota State (2-3 overall, 0-0 WWC),…

Kansas man charged in plot to explode car bomb at airport

WASHINGTON – A man has been charged in federal court with attempting to explode a car bomb at Wichita Mid Continent Airport, Acting Assistant Attorney General for National Security, John…

Chinese man arrested for conspiring to steal from Iowa seed corn company

DES MOINES – United States Attorney Nicholas A. Klinefeldt announced the arrest of Mo Hailong, also known as Robert Mo, for conspiracy to steal trade secrets. The criminal complaint alleges…

Cocaine entering country in hair treatment product seized

Cocaine entering country in hair treatment product seized

Jamaica, N.Y. — An arriving passenger at John F. Kennedy International Airport found herself in a “hairy” situation when she was confronted by U. S. Customs and Border Protection Officers.…

Charges filed in two potential cases of voter fraud in Muscatine county

DES MOINES – Election misconduct charges were recently filed by Muscatine County Attorney Alan R. Ostergren in two potential cases of voter fraud in Muscatine County. Charges of election misconduct…

Jury convicts inmate in murder-for-hire plot against federal judge

FORT WORTH, TX – Phillip Monroe Ballard, 72, of Fort Worth, has been convicted in the attempted murder-for-hire of a federal judge in Texas, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson…

High school teacher arrested on federal child pornography charges

PENSACOLA, FL – United States Attorney Pamela C. Marsh announced that Jeffrey B. Richards, age 63, of Milton, was arrested today on a federal criminal complaint charging him with the…

Agencies issue final rule to exempt subset of higher-priced mortgage loans from appraisal requirements

WASHINGTON – Six federal financial regulatory agencies today issued a final rule that creates exemptions from certain appraisal requirements for a subset of higher-priced mortgage loans. The exemptions are intended…