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Marble Rock man hospitalized after being thrown from horse

Marble Rock man hospitalized after being thrown from horse

ROCKWELL – The Mercy Air Life helicopter was sent to Marble rock after a man was thrown from a horse and was injured. Tuesday at about 6:54 PM, emergency responders…

Traffic stop leads to drug charges against two North Iowa men

Traffic stop leads to drug charges against two North Iowa men

MASON CITY – Police stopped a vehicle early Monday morning and found meth ready to be delivered and a North Iowa man armed with a long knife. Mason City police conducted…

Franklin county man arrested for burglaries in Ackley

Franklin county man arrested for burglaries in Ackley

IOWA FALLS – A Franklin county man is in jail after allegedly perpetrating burglaries in the town of Ackley and possessing the mind-altering drug LSD. Aaron Edward Bailey, age 28…

Sex abuse trial for Nora Springs man pushed back

Sex abuse trial for Nora Springs man pushed back

CHARLES CITY  – A Nora Springs man scheduled for trial Tuesday on seven charges of sexual abuse in the third degree has had his trial pushed back to December. Robbie A.…

Traveling meth salesman sent to prison

Traveling meth salesman sent to prison

SIOUX CITY – An Iowa man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine by driving across the state to make pick-ups and sales of the notorious drug was sent to federal prison…

U.S. says “no” to more land mines… except in Korea

U.S. says “no” to more land mines… except in Korea

WASHINGTON – The United States took a major humanitarian step forward today, announcing that it would not use land mines in warfare, except on the contentious Korean peninsula. The U.S.…

Branstad says state property tax reduction sending millions back to taxpayers

Branstad says state property tax reduction sending millions back to taxpayers

DES MOINES – A property tax relief bill approved by lawmakers and signed in 2013 is now sending millions in tax dollars back to counties and taxpayers, Governor Terry Branstad…

Iowa man arrested after locking 5 children in room for hours, denying them food

Iowa man arrested after locking 5 children in room for hours, denying them food

WESTGATE, IA – A man is in jail after police discovered his girlfriend’s 5 children locked in a room and denied food and a toilet, a stunt police say he…

First shipment of the ramped up U.S. military response to Ebola arrives in Liberia

First shipment of the ramped up U.S. military response to Ebola arrives in Liberia

LIBERIA – A C-17 U.S. military aircraft arrived in Liberia late last week with the first shipment of increased U.S. military equipment and personnel for the anti-Ebola fight, which was…

Titonka couple arrested for shoplifting at Wal-Mart

Titonka couple arrested for shoplifting at Wal-Mart

MASON CITY – A North Iowa couple who have only been together a few weeks decided to go on a date and steal from the Mason City Wal-Mart this weekend. At about…

U.S. military, partner nations conduct airstrikes against ISIL in Syria (video of attack)

U.S. military, partner nations conduct airstrikes against ISIL in Syria (video of attack)

TAMPA, Fla. – U.S. military forces and partner nations, including the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates,…

Japanese man arrested for sexual abuse after flight to Texas

Japanese man arrested for sexual abuse after flight to Texas

HOUSTON – A Japanese man is in custody of law enforcement after a woman who sat next to him on a flight from Japan to Texas reported that he had sexually…

After report that man wanted to die by police fire, Davenport cops shoot him dead

After report that man wanted to die by police fire, Davenport cops shoot him dead

DAVENPORT – Police in Davenport were put in a difficult situation Monday evening after responding to a report of a distraught man with guns who reportedly wanted to die by…

North Iowa man escapes drunk driving accident alive

North Iowa man escapes drunk driving accident alive

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A North Iowa man walked away from an auto accident late Monday night, but found his way to a jail cell. The Cerro Gordo County…