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Hawkeye track team announces new throwing coach

Hawkeye track team announces new throwing coach

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa director of track and field Joey Woody announced Thursday that Andrew Dubs has accepted an assistant coaching position on the Hawkeye staff. Dubs, who…

Sex offender charged with violating probation for second time since June

Sex offender charged with violating probation for second time since June

MASON CITY – He lost a foot race with cops last weekend, after allegedly spending time alone with two young boys in his garage, this sex offender, now authorities say…

Clear Lake man invades house, assaults woman, flees to parents’ house

Clear Lake man invades house, assaults woman, flees to parents’ house

MASON CITY – The saga of a troubled Clear Lake man took another violent turn early Thursday, leading cops to chase him to his parents’ house in Clear Lake. Daniel…

Two injured in vehicle rollover on Highway 20 in Hardin county

Two injured in vehicle rollover on Highway 20 in Hardin county

IOWA FALLS – A man lost control of his SUV Thursday afternoon on a stretch of Highway 20 in Hardin county and two person were hospitalized. A 1997 Ford Explorer was…

As the months pass by, North Iowa Corridor fails to hire new CEO

As the months pass by, North Iowa Corridor fails to hire new CEO

MASON CITY – The whispers in town are that no one wants the CEO job at the North Iowa Corridor, and as the months drag on since its last CEO…

St. Ansgar man found drunk near MC elementary school

St. Ansgar man found drunk near MC elementary school

MASON CITY – A staggering man led to a phone call to police which led to an arrest this week. Mason City police told NIT that a caller reported a…

Cerro Gordo deputies help nab Minnesota, MC meth dealers

Cerro Gordo deputies help nab Minnesota, MC meth dealers

CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A pair of meth dealers are jailed Wednesday after law enforcement took down their operation. Cerro Gordo deputies attempted to stop a 2006 Lincoln Navigator near…

Mason City teen accused of causing accident, fleeing scene

Mason City teen accused of causing accident, fleeing scene

CHARLES CITY – A Mason City teen has been accused of three traffic violations after allegedly causing thousands in damages in a car accident in Charles City. According to Charles…

Attorney General Holder tearfully announces his resignation

Attorney General Holder tearfully announces his resignation

Remarks by Attorney General Eric Holder Announcing His Plans to Depart Justice Department: Washington, DC – I come to this moment with very mixed emotions. Proud of what the men…

North Iowa man caught drunk driving in Charles City

North Iowa man caught drunk driving in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – A North Iowa man was arrested in Charles City for drunk driving. On September 21 at 3:47 AM, a Charles City police officer stopped a vehicle driven…

Fire damages University of Iowa chemistry building to tune of over $100,000

Fire damages University of Iowa chemistry building to tune of over $100,000

IOWA CITY – A University of Iowa spokesman says a fire yesterday on the University of Iowa campus produced damages in excess of $100,000. Tom Moore, a university spokesman, said…

Ted Cruz slams the door on Attorney General Holder as he leaves post

Ted Cruz slams the door on Attorney General Holder as he leaves post

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, today issued the following statement regarding Attorney General Eric Holder’s resignation: “It is good news that Eric Holder has announced his resignation.…

Audit says eliminated employees were paid and there’s no evidence they worked

Audit says eliminated employees were paid and there’s no evidence they worked

DES MOINES – An audit completed by the state auditor’s office at the behest of Senator Liz Mathis, a Democrat from Cedar Rapids, shows that six persons who worked for…

Dem’s way out in front of GOP in absentee ballot requests

Dem’s way out in front of GOP in absentee ballot requests

DES MOINES – Starting today, Thursday, September 25, Iowans may vote early in-person by absentee ballot at their county auditor’s office or satellite voting location. This option is available through…

Flasher who lost appeal sent to Beje

Flasher who lost appeal sent to Beje

MASON CITY – A now-convicted sex offender who flashed a teen at the Southbridge Mall parking lot is awaiting a bed at the Beje Clark halfway house. Korey Allen Jurgena, age…

Can man bugs ex, is taken to jail

Can man bugs ex, is taken to jail

MASON CITY – A Mason City can sorter had a few too many and was arrested after bugging his ex. Jeremiah James Roberts, age 24, was at the home of…

Hardened drug dealer released from 5-year prison term after 6 months

Hardened drug dealer released from 5-year prison term after 6 months

MASON CITY – Fast food restaurants in Mason City will have one more potential employee to pick from once another hardened drug dealer fresh from the pen gets a bed…