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Clear Lake councilman asks for opinions from public on proposed memorial

Clear Lake councilman asks for opinions from public on proposed memorial

CLEAR LAKE – A proposed veteran’s memorial in Clear Lake has stoked debate and opinions, and the item will be discussed tonight at the Clear Lake City Council meeting. The…

ISU’s Rhoads names 2014 Cyclone football team aptains

ISU’s Rhoads names 2014 Cyclone football team aptains

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head football coach Paul Rhoads announced his captains for the 2014 season after the first practice of fall camp this morning. Returning senior All-Big 12…

Wanted MC man turns himself in

Wanted MC man turns himself in

MASON CITY – A wanted Mason City man turned himself in to police Sunday night. Michael Duane Lee, age 47, was wanted on an arrest warrant after a probation violation…

MCPL awarded grant for reading program

MCPL awarded grant for reading program

MASON CITY – A grant was awarded to the Mason City library to fund a summer reading program. The Mason City Public Library has received another generous grant of $2,000…

Alliant: 300 customers still without gas in Mason City

Alliant: 300 customers still without gas in Mason City

MASON CITY – A gas leak in Mason City is still being worked on, and up to 300 people are still without gas service. At about 7:00 AM, a nearby…

Law enforcement warns of building contractor scam

Law enforcement warns of building contractor scam

CHARLES CITY – Law enforcement are on the lookout for scammers looking for gullible persons who need construction work done. Last week, police in Charles City were warned by The…

Iowa man dead after hit-and-run motorcycle accident

Iowa man dead after hit-and-run motorcycle accident

KNOXVILLE, IOWA — An Iowa man was killed Sunday afternoon when another driver rear-ended his motorcycle as he attempted to turn off of a highway. According to the Iowa State…

Waterloo police investigate shooting death

Waterloo police investigate shooting death

WATERLOO – Police in Waterloo found a man lying in a street this weekend, shot in the stomach, who died soon thereafter. Waterloo Police responded to a report of a…

Scary child abduction attempt reported

Scary child abduction attempt reported

DAVENPORT – Law enforcement reported a frightening attempt to steal a child last month in an eastern Iowa community. On July 11th, 2014 at approximately 9:34 PM, the Scott County…

Iowa cops seek suspect who shot man multiple times in legs

Iowa cops seek suspect who shot man multiple times in legs

DAVENPORT – A man was discovered shot multiple times int he legs in a ditch in rural Scott county, and law enforcement are seeking leads in the case. On Monday,…

Islamic army captures northern Iraq city, humanitarian crisis unfolding

Islamic army captures northern Iraq city, humanitarian crisis unfolding

UN – The capture of the northern Iraqi town of Sinjar by Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants and other armed groups has displaced as many as…

Cops catch wanted man at MC hotel

Cops catch wanted man at MC hotel

MASON CITY – Police went to a Mason City hotel Friday and arrested a wanted man. Mason City police located 47-year-old Darren Jay Morehouse in his room at Americas Best…

Alleged drunk driver caught speeding through town

Alleged drunk driver caught speeding through town

CHARLES CITY – Police stopped a speeding vehicle last week in Charles City with an alleged intoxicated driver behind the wheel. On July 26 at about 2:02 AM, a Charles…

Mason City man arrested for assault

Mason City man arrested for assault

MASON CITY – Police went to the home of a Mason City man Saturday and arrested him for assault. On Saturday, August 2 at about 7:33 PM, police were called…