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MC woman arrested for drunk driving after collision

MC woman arrested for drunk driving after collision

MASON CITY – A local woman was taken to jail after an auto accident Monday. Police responded to a multi-vehicle accident Monday at about 7:31 PM at the 1600 block…

Film-making workshops for area students

Film-making workshops for area students

MASON CITY – The Iowa Independent Film Festival is launching a series of workshops for area students who are interested in making or working on films. The second meeting will…

Ragan to face Dietz for Iowa Senate seat 27

Ragan to face Dietz for Iowa Senate seat 27

MASON CITY – Shawn Dietz has won the Republican primary for District 27 in the Iowa Senate and will face Amanda Ragan, a Democrat, in the fall election. Dietz, a…

Liberal political group “congratulates” Joni Ernst on primary victory

Liberal political group “congratulates” Joni Ernst on primary victory

Progress Iowa, a left-wing political organization, releases RightWingJoni.com to highlight Ernst’s conservative positions DES MOINES – Progress Iowa on Wednesday congratulated Joni Ernst on her victory in the US Senate primary, and…

Alliant Energy begins construction on Marshalltown Generating Station

Alliant Energy begins construction on Marshalltown Generating Station

MARSHALLTOWN – Alliant Energy’s Iowa utility is ready to move dirt and sink steel. Alliant Energy’s Iowa utility has received all of the necessary regulatory approvals and permits to issue…

Branstad statement on primary election victory

Branstad statement on primary election victory

URBANDALE – Governor Branstad and Lieutenant Governor Reynolds released the following statements after the primary election was called Tuesday evening, June 3, 2014. “Iowa Republicans decided today that they want…

US ramps up assistance to Ukraine

US ramps up assistance to Ukraine

WASHINGTON – The United States is working to bolster Ukraine’s ability to secure its borders and preserve its territorial integrity and sovereignty in the face of Russian occupation of Crimea…

US marks 25th anniversary of Tiananmen Square episode

WASHINGTON – The US on Wednesday marked the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square episode in China. Twenty-five years ago, the United States deplored the use of violence to silence…

Felon who used gun in bar fight sent to prison

Felon who used gun in bar fight sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who shot someone in a bar fight was sentenced today to ten years in federal prison. Tyrone Clifton, age 27, from Dubuque, Iowa, received the…