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Accused meth dealer caught in Charles City

Accused meth dealer caught in Charles City

MASON CITY – The North Central Iowa Narcotics Task Force went to Charles City Tuesday and arrested an alleged meth dealer. On September 2, 2014, at 12:47 PM, the North…

University of Iowa police report arrests during game

University of Iowa police report arrests during game

IOWA CITY – The following individuals were arrested during Iowa Hawkeye football game day operations: Fix, David Phillip-Talley, 24 of Menominee,MI for Public Intox at Kinnick Stadium at 1153 hours.…

Illinois middle school teacher arrested on federal child sexual exploitation charges

Illinois middle school teacher arrested on federal child sexual exploitation charges

CHICAGO — A middle school teacher in northwest suburban Buffalo Grove, Illinois, was arrested early Thursday morning on federal charges for allegedly receiving child pornography and persuading a minor to…

Charles City man sent to prison for dangerous car chase

Charles City man sent to prison for dangerous car chase

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Charles City man who was caught with four stolen firearms after a high speed chase through three counties was sentenced today to more than five years…

Police confirm possible bullying incident last week on way home from school

Police confirm possible bullying incident last week on way home from school

MASON CITY – Police and school officials are investigating a possible bullying incident that took place last week after four girls allegedly followed two girls home on a school bus and…

Juveniles charged with felonies for damaging tree on school property (photos)

Juveniles charged with felonies for damaging tree on school property (photos)

MASON CITY – A Mason City parent is furious after she said her son and another boy were arrested and charged with felonies after they allegedly pulled bark off a…

New Hampton man arrested after standoff with police

New Hampton man arrested after standoff with police

NEW HAMPTON – Police have arrested a New Hampton man after a standoff there this weekend. Shots were fired Sunday morning August 31 at about 4:45 AM at a residence…

Iowa man who possessed tens of thousands of child porn images sent to prison

Iowa man who possessed tens of thousands of child porn images sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who earlier pled guilty to distributing and possessing tens of thousands of child pornography images has been sentenced to decades in prison. Steven Risk, age…

Law enforcement says alleged killer spotted at airport

Law enforcement says alleged killer spotted at airport

BLAINE, MN – Minnesota law enforcement continues its dogged pursuit of a suspect said to have murdered a former Mason City man. The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that…

UPDATED: Texas Latinos in town working on Wal-Mart roof witness stabbing at MC hotel (video & photos)

UPDATED: Texas Latinos in town working on Wal-Mart roof witness stabbing at MC hotel (video & photos)

MASON CITY – Two Texas men said to be working on the Wal-Mart collapsed roof repair job were charged with felony willful injury after a stabbing incident Monday night at…

Central Heights fire claims 2 lives, 2 cats and $45,000 in damage

Central Heights fire claims 2 lives, 2 cats and $45,000 in damage

MASON CITY – Fire officials in Mason City confirmed that there were two fatalities as a result of a fire last week in the Central Heights neighborhood. A house fire…

Fortes’ hat trick leads NIACC past Wartburg JV, 3-1

Fortes’ hat trick leads NIACC past Wartburg JV, 3-1

WAVERLY – The NIACC men’s soccer team topped the Wartburg College junior varsity 3-1 Monday night. Freshman Kevin Fortes recorded a hat trick for the Trojans (1-2 overall). Freshman midfielder…

Dietz says campaign raised $1,500 at weekend fundraiser

Dietz says campaign raised $1,500 at weekend fundraiser

HAMPTON – Today the Dietz for Iowa Campaign is touting a successful fundraising event from the Labor Day weekend. The event was held at Mayne’s Grove park south of Hampton…

Wanted Iowa man tries to flee cops on bicycle before being caught

Wanted Iowa man tries to flee cops on bicycle before being caught

CLERMONT, IA – A wanted Iowa man locked himself in his house then tried to flee cops on his bicycle before being caught and arrested. On August 27, 2014, at…