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Opinions differ over dog left in van on warm, humid day

Opinions differ over dog left in van on warm, humid day

MASON CITY – A report was called in to police about a dog left in a van on Friday afternoon in the Wal-Mart parking lot, but an animal control officer…

President accepts VA Secretary Shinseki’s resignation

President accepts VA Secretary Shinseki’s resignation

American Forces Press Service – WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama said today that “with considerable regret” he has accepted the resignation of Eric K. Shinseki as secretary of veterans affairs.…

US military leader says U.S. will continue to lead in 21st century

US military leader says U.S. will continue to lead in 21st century

By Jim Garamone American Forces Press Service SINGAPORE, May 30, 2014 – The United States will continue to lead in the Asia-Pacific region, but the methods will change, Defense Secretary…

MC police locate wanted man on North End

MC police locate wanted man on North End

MASON CITY – A wanted man was located by police taking a stroll through the North End. Police located Dale J. Lewis Jr., age 42, at the 200 block of…

One of MC’s “most wanted” arrested at Manor after domestic incident

One of MC’s “most wanted” arrested at Manor after domestic incident

MASON CITY – A Man listed by Mason City police as one of their most wanted individuals was arrested  Friday night in the Cultural Crescent. Police responded to an incident…

Law enforcement investigating shooting in small Iowa town

Law enforcement investigating shooting in small Iowa town

RED OAK, IOWA – An Iowa man is in critical condition after being shot multiple times. At approximately 12:15 AM on May 31, 2014, the Red Oak Police Department and…

Snowbird back in jail

Snowbird back in jail

MASON CITY – Fresh out of jail, a Mason City man skipped his court date and was promptly arrested Saturday morning. Dustin William Snowbird, age 33, is now in the…

World No Tobacco Day observed Saturday; help available for those addicted

World No Tobacco Day observed Saturday; help available for those addicted

NIT – May 31 is recognized as World No Tobacco Day. Persons around the world who are struggling with tobacco addiction are urged to use this day as a starting…

US soldier released by Afghan captors

US soldier released by Afghan captors

WASHINGTON – Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today announced that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s Afghan captors have released him to the U.S. military after taking him prisoner nearly five years ago…