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UNI wins homecoming game, 46-7 over Northern Colorado

UNI wins homecoming game, 46-7 over Northern Colorado

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa football team picked up a 46-7 Homecoming victory today in front of 15,277 fans against the Northern Colorado Bears. The Panthers…

Mason City to get $10,000 in new trees from Alliant

Mason City to get $10,000 in new trees from Alliant

MASON CITY – Mason City is among three North Iowa area towns that will get new trees from Alliant Energy. Volunteers in communities across Iowa will soon plant a diverse…

Iowa edges Pitt, 24-20

Iowa edges Pitt, 24-20

PITTSBURGH, PA – Iowa (3-1) defeated Pitt (3-1), 24-20, on Saturday at Heinz Field. The Hawkeyes outscored the Panthers, 17-3, in the second half, and, 7-0, in the fourth quarter.…

Woman found unresponsive in MC alley

Woman found unresponsive in MC alley

MASON CITY – Police and emergency responders were sent to a Mason City alley after a woman was discovered unresponsive, laying in an alley. At about 2:00 PM Saturday, details…

NIACC, Iowa Lakes battle to 3-3 draw

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s soccer team tied Iowa Lakes 3-3 in double overtime at its homecoming contest Saturday at the NIACC pitch. NIACC tied the contest at 3-3…

McCurnin, Buenneke win second-annual Robert’s Run

MASON CITY – Mason City’s Ryan McCurnin won the second annual Robert’s Run four-mile run on Saturday as part of NIACC’s homecoming. McCurnin won the race in a time of…

Refund checks being mailed to 374,000 Iowans

Refund checks being mailed to 374,000 Iowans

DES MOINES – The Consumer Protection Division assures consumers receiving State of Iowa refund checks that the mailings are legitimate and come from a $40 million fund tied to three…

Steve King’s opponent Mowrer says he’s confident he will win election

Steve King’s opponent Mowrer says he’s confident he will win election

NIT – The man trying to send Steve King home from his perch in Washington D.C. said Saturday he is confident in a victory and is happy that a debate…

Mason City felon jailed for violating parole

Mason City felon jailed for violating parole

MASON CITY – A Mason City man who has served time in at least two state prisons has been jailed for violating his parole. Justin Duane Ewing, age 38, is…

Car vandal sent to jail for two weeks

Car vandal sent to jail for two weeks

MASON CITY – A man who took it upon himself to cause hundreds of dollars in damages to cars parked on the North End of town will sit in a…

Mason City felon caught drunk driving

Mason City felon caught drunk driving

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was arrested early Saturday for drunk driving. A Cerro Gordo deputy stopped a vehicle driven by 40-year-old Anthony Roy Sorenson near Pheasant Avenue…

Plenty going on Saturday in downtown Mason City (photos)

Plenty going on Saturday in downtown Mason City (photos)

MASON CITY – The Great River City Festival is underway in downtown Mason City Saturday. The fun began Friday with the annual Ethnic Lunch sponsored by the North Iowa Diversity…

Republican political event to be held at Sheffield golf club

Republican political event to be held at Sheffield golf club

HAMPTON – The Franklin County Republican Central Committee has announced the addition of two guests to their “Legacy of Leadership” event in honor of Franklin County native, Congressman Tom Latham.…