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Rand Paul endorses Shawn Dietz in race for Iowa Seanate

Rand Paul endorses Shawn Dietz in race for Iowa Seanate

HAMPTON – Shawn Dietz, Republican nominee for State Senate from District 27, announced today the endorsement of Kentucky Senator Rand Paul. Paul was recently on a whirlwind tour of Iowa,…

Poll: Branstad well out in front of Hatch in race for Governor

Poll: Branstad well out in front of Hatch in race for Governor

DES MOINES – A poll released Sunday gives a glimpse into the race for the Governor’s seat in Iowa, and incumbent Terry Branstad looks like he is in good shape.…

DNR to discuss changes to fishing regulations in Iowa

DNR to discuss changes to fishing regulations in Iowa

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources has scheduled four public meetings to discuss proposed changes to the state fishing regulations for 2015. Hearings are scheduled for: August…

Loud “boom” startles bank customer when car falls off tow truck

Loud “boom” startles bank customer when car falls off tow truck

MASON CITY – A tow truck driver apparently returning a repossessed car to the North Iowa Community Credit Union had a nasty accident Friday afternoon. Onlookers tell NIT that a…

Wanted MC man flees cops, doesn’t get far

Wanted MC man flees cops, doesn’t get far

MASON CITY – A Mason City man is facing serious charges after police determined he damaged a vehicle by throwing an object at it, then later fleeing officers who tried…

Health Department encourages back-to-school immunizations

Health Department encourages back-to-school immunizations

MASON CITY – With the 2014-2015 school year just around the corner, immunization officials with the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health encourage all parents and caregivers to review…

Corwith man arrested for stealing from Mills Fleet Farm

Corwith man arrested for stealing from Mills Fleet Farm

MASON CITY – Police arrested a North Iowa man Friday for shoplifting in Mason City. Mason City police were called to Mills Fleet Farm, 3200 4th Street SW, on Friday,…

Minors fled underage drug and booze party as cops closed in

Minors fled underage drug and booze party as cops closed in

RURAL MASON CITY – Police chased minors from a rural Mason City farm this week, where an alleged underage drug and booze party was underway. Cerro Gordo deputies went to…

Bring soap to MC pool and swim for free on August 19

Bring soap to MC pool and swim for free on August 19

MASON CITY – The Mason City Aquatic Center and Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank will try once again to host their second annual “Swim and Share” night on Tuesday, August 19th…

Cyclones defeat Italian Select in game one

Cyclones defeat Italian Select in game one

PONTE BUGGIANESE, Italy – The Iowa State women’s basketball team defeated Italian Select, 59-56, Saturday evening in Ponte Buggianese, Italy. The game was the Cyclones’ first of three games to…