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Arraignment set for MC man who was awarded new trial in felony theft case

Arraignment set for MC man who was awarded new trial in felony theft case

MASON CITY – A Mason City man arrested in 2013 for stealing a trailer with the help of a Rockford man faces an arraignment on several charges in that case…

Obama extends “best wishes” to Muslims

Obama extends “best wishes” to Muslims

Statement by the President on the Occasion of Ramadan: On behalf of the American people, Michelle and I extend our best wishes to Muslim communities here in the United States…

Fire doused and under investigation on MC’s North End

Fire doused and under investigation on MC’s North End

MASON CITY – Mason city firefighters were called to a North End building for a fire Sunday afternoon. Around 1:00 PM Sunday, a call was made to authorities about a…

Charcoal grill fire investigated at Willowbrook Mall

Charcoal grill fire investigated at Willowbrook Mall

MASON CITY – A fire inside a charcoal grill behind the Willowbrook Mall was cause for concern briefly Sunday in Mason City. Mason City Firefighters were busy with another fire…

Mason City man sent to prison after violating probation

Mason City man sent to prison after violating probation

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was sent to prison this month for violating the terms of his probation. On June 9, 2014, Judge Karen Salic found 23-year-old James…

Mason City man pleads guilty to second offense OWI

Mason City man pleads guilty to second offense OWI

MASON CITY – A Mason City man has pleaded guilty to second offense operating while intoxicated. Enrique Chavez-Varela, age 46 of Mason City, pled guilty on June 9th to second…

New mural painted in Nature Center Auditorium

New mural painted in Nature Center Auditorium

MASON CITY – The Lime Creek Nature Center got a little more beautiful this past month with the addition of a new mural in the Charles E. Strickland auditorium. Jan…

Jury trial set for Mason City woman who allegedly brought drugs into jail

Jury trial set for Mason City woman who allegedly brought drugs into jail

MASON CITY – A trial date has been set for a Mason City woman accused of  theft, trespassing and bringing drugs into the jail. Lisa Lee Arnold, age 48 was arrested…

Man caught in park with drugs

Man caught in park with drugs

MASON CITY – A North Iowa man was spotted by a police officer in a park and arrested for illegal drug possession. Cerro Gordo county deputies located a vehicle in…

Wanted Rockwell man flees cops before being caught

Wanted Rockwell man flees cops before being caught

MASON CITY – Cops chased a wanted Rockwell man through a North End neighborhood Saturday evening. Officers with the Mason City police department and the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office…

Swaledale man arrested for domestic assault

Swaledale man arrested for domestic assault

SWALEDALE – A Swaledale man was arrested early Sunday morning for a serious domestic assault. Cerro Gordo deputies took a report of a disorderly disturbance at 11446 Killdeer Avenue near…

Report finds that U.S. regions and business sectors face significant economic risks from climate change

Report finds that U.S. regions and business sectors face significant economic risks from climate change

NEW YORK – The American economy could face significant and widespread disruptions from climate change unless U.S. businesses and policymakers take immediate action to reduce climate risk, according to a…

MC vs Newman baseball game postponed to July 6

MASON CITY – The Mason City versus Newman baseball game scheduled for today has been postponed to Sunday, July 6. JV game is at 1:00 PM, Varsity game is at…