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Iowa man flees cops on freeway, finished by head-on collision with semi

Iowa man flees cops on freeway, finished by head-on collision with semi

MITCHELLVILLE, IOWA – An Iowa man lost his life Sunday as he fled law enforcement on Interstate 80 just east of Des Moines. According to the Iowa State Patrol, 26-year…

Food bank to begin operations at new location this week

Food bank to begin operations at new location this week

MASON CITY – Beginning Wednesday, October l, Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank will be serving clients from their new location. The food bank will be open at 1 PM at their…

Mason City High kicks off Homecoming Week (photos)

Mason City High kicks off Homecoming Week (photos)

MASON CITY – Annual Homecoming festivities begin Sunday night in Mason City. This year’s theme is “Rewriting History in Red and Black Ink”. Homecoming at Mason City High School is…

City officials struggle to deal with blighted North Federal Avenue

City officials struggle to deal with blighted North Federal Avenue

MASON CITY – A long-blighted stretch of North Federal Avenue is getting a serious look from city officials, who are negotiating with the property owner on a resolution to the…

Belmond woman caught drunk driving, brought contraband to jail

Belmond woman caught drunk driving, brought contraband to jail

MASON CITY – A Belmond woman was jailed for drunk driving Sunday and then got in trouble at the jail. Tabitha Lynne Hembree, age 23, was stopped by a Mason…

Popular Facebook page “North Iowa Mugshots” removed… will you miss it?

Popular Facebook page “North Iowa Mugshots” removed… will you miss it?

NIT – A North Iowa citizen alerted NIT Sunday that due to his persistent complaints and reports to Facebook, a popular – and some would say notorious – Facebook page…

Upmeyer, Dietz present retiring Congresssman Latham with “memory box”

Upmeyer, Dietz present retiring Congresssman Latham with “memory box”

SHEFFIELD – Saturday evening, the Franklin County Republican Party along with 50 guests, recognized and honored retiring 3rd District Iowa Congressman Tom Latham for his 20 years of service to…