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President Obama responds to shooting of un-armed black teen

President Obama responds to shooting of un-armed black teen

FERGUSON, MISSOURI – Riots, looting and demonstrations have raged in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson after an un-armed black teen was shot to death by police this weekend, and…

Beje Clark inmate busted for stealing at Shopko

Beje Clark inmate busted for stealing at Shopko

MASON CITY – A woman calling the Beje Clark halfway house her home was caught shoplifting Monday at Shopko. Dawn Ann Griffith, age 33, was arrested at Shopko after employees…

Cops investigate possible creepers at MC park

Cops investigate possible creepers at MC park

MASON CITY – Mason City police officers investigated a call Tuesday from a concerned citizen who feared that some people at a park filled with tots were tweaking on meth.…

Teen arrested in air rifle assault

Teen arrested in air rifle assault

THORNTON – Law enforcement investigated an alleged assault involving a teen and an air soft rifle. A Cerro Gordo deputy took an assault report involving two juveniles and an air…

California sheriff releases details on death of Robin Williams

California sheriff releases details on death of Robin Williams

MARIN COUNTY, CA – My name is Keith Boyd. I am a Lieutenant with the Marin County Sheriff’s Office and serve as the Assistant Chief Deputy Coroner overseeing the day…

Iowa teen dead after collision with RV

Iowa teen dead after collision with RV

EARLY, IOWA – A young teen driver was killed Tuesday morning when she lost control of her vehicle and collided with an RV. According to a report, Coral Isle Deal,…

Trouble erupts at apartments in Charles City

Trouble erupts at apartments in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – Law enforcement in the Charles City area mustered all its strength this weekend to deal with a potentially lethal situation at an apartment complex. The trouble began…

Cyclones to be showcased on Big Monday

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men’s basketball team will be featured in at least three games on ESPN’s Big Monday, with the possibility of a fourth game. The schedule…

Allegedly perverted band instructor arrested on child porn charges

Allegedly perverted band instructor arrested on child porn charges

FRESNO, Calif. — A band instructor was arrested by federal law enforcement last week, accused of conning students into changing uniforms while he videotaped them. Steven Christopher Montes, age 25,…

Two dead, three injured in auto accident near Boone

Two dead, three injured in auto accident near Boone

BOONE, IA – An elderly couple from Webster City was killed after a two-car accident Monday near Boone in Central Iowa. Ronald Hooker, age 80, and Marie Hooker, age 76,…

Man sent to prison for life for murders of postal workers, crime spree

WASHINGTON, DC – Chastain Montgomery, Sr., 50, of Lavergne, Tennessee, was sentenced to two consecutive life sentences and ordered to pay $70,400 in restitution for federal crimes committed during a…

Craft show winner’s art featured at MacNider Museum

Craft show winner’s art featured at MacNider Museum

MASON CITY – The MacNider Museum will feature a craft show winner starting Friday. Gratia Brown, of Cedar Rapids, was awarded Best in Show at the opening reception of Iowa…