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Study gives tips on how to avoid over-drinking

Study gives tips on how to avoid over-drinking

AMES, Iowa – Sticking to a general rule of pouring just a half glass of wine limits the likelihood of overconsumption, even for men with a higher body mass index.…

Waterloo cops discover over 10 grams of heroin packaged for delivery

Waterloo cops discover over 10 grams of heroin packaged for delivery

WATERLOO – Drug investigators in Waterloo invaded a home there and dealt with a subject in possession of the extremely addictive drug heroin. On Thursday, August 28, 2014 about 9:45…

Mason City man arrested on numerous charges after accident in Rockwell

Mason City man arrested on numerous charges after accident in Rockwell

ROCKWELL – A Mason City man was arrested by Rockwell police after an incident there last week. Spencer Carlson Kehm, age 20, was arrested by Rockwell Police Chief Richard Whitney…

One last summer celebration held in Clear Lake (photos)

One last summer celebration held in Clear Lake (photos)

CLEAR LAKE – Summer is drawing to a close as school bells ring, footballs are kicked off and the days draw shorter. That didn’t stop Clear Lake from throwing one…

NIACC’s Palmeter sets school record in 4K with second-place finish

NIACC’s Palmeter sets school record in 4K with second-place finish

CEDAR RAPIDS – NIACC sophomore Hannah Palmeter placed second at the Mount Mercy Mustang Gallop 4-kilometer run Friday in a school record time of 14 minutes, 34 seconds. Palmeter broke…

Police: Marijuana on McDonald’s burger not linked to employees

Police: Marijuana on McDonald’s burger not linked to employees

OTTUMWA, IOWA – Marijuana found on a burger served at an Ottumwa, Iowa McDonald’s restaurant can’t be linked to employees at the establishment due to a lack of evidence, police…

North Iowa woman allegedly throws gas on boyfriend and his house and tries to light both on fire

North Iowa woman allegedly throws gas on boyfriend and his house and tries to light both on fire

SPENCER, IOWA – A small town North Iowa woman was arrested this month for trying to light her boyfriend on fire. According to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office in Spencer,…

Drunk driver stopped at night with no headlights

Drunk driver stopped at night with no headlights

MASON CITY – Police stopped a man driving under dangerous conditions late this week. On Thursday night, August 28 at about 9:13 PM, a Mason City police stopped a car…

Military conducts airstrikes against ISIL near Mosul dam

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 30, 2014 – U.S. military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in support of Iraqi security force operations, using fighter and remotely-piloted aircraft to conduct five airstrikes…

U.S., partner-nations conduct humanitarian airdrop in Iraq

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2014 – American military planes along with Australian, French and British aircraft airdropped humanitarian aid to the town of Amirli in Iraq, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear…