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Woman nearly falls victim to Nigerian Boyfriend Scam

Woman nearly falls victim to Nigerian Boyfriend Scam

MASON CITY – Online predators look for the gullible, the lonely, the easily-influenced, someone who will fall for their sob story, and seem to have come close to finding a…

Troopers catch man with drugs

Troopers catch man with drugs

CERRO GORDO COUNTY – Details are short on an arrest made this weekend by Iowa State Patrol of an Iowa man with meth and marijuana. An Iowa State Patrol trooper…

Ten-time Iowa felon sent to prison for 30 years

Ten-time Iowa felon sent to prison for 30 years

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who was arrested after a six-hour stand-off with the U.S. Marshal’s Service was sentenced on October 20, 2014 on his tenth felony drug conviction to…

NIACC sports update

NIACC sports update

From the NIACC Athletic Department – CROSS COUNTRY What’s next: The NIACC men’s and women’s cross country teams return to action Friday at the NJCAA Region XI meet in Emmetsburg.…

Authorities offer tips for cyber security

Authorities offer tips for cyber security

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Public Safety’s Division of Criminal Investigation recognizes October as Cyber Security Awareness Month. Today, the internet and mobile phones are a constant part…

Registration for winter break classes at NIACC now open

Registration for winter break classes at NIACC now open

MASON CITY – North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) is once again offering courses when students are normally on winter break. A limited selection of NIACC courses will be offered…

Iowa legislator recognized for work to protect animals

Iowa legislator recognized for work to protect animals

IOWA CITY – An Iowa legislator was awarded the “Dogs’ Best Friend Award” this week after working for legislation to protect animals. – Constituents from Representative Bobby Kaufmann’s eastern Iowa…

Federal law enforcement seek two wanted individuals

Federal law enforcement seek two wanted individuals

CEDAR RAPIDS – Federal law enforcement officials are seeking information regarding the location of two persons who have been charged with federal drug, money laundering, and gambling offenses. The public’s…

Charles City man arrested for being drunk on school property

Charles City man arrested for being drunk on school property

CHARLES CITY – Police in Charles City responded to a report of an intoxicated person on school grounds last week and took a man to jail. On October 16, at…

Charles City man arrested for second offense drunk driving

Charles City man arrested for second offense drunk driving

CHARLES CITY – Police arrested a Charles City man this past weekend on a charge of second offense drunk driving. On October 19 at about 2:05 AM, a Charles City…

Deputies evict last of those who remained at Silver Boot motel

Deputies evict last of those who remained at Silver Boot motel

CLEAR LAKE – Deputies with the Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office went to the Silver Boot motel Tuesday to evict the last of the people who were there, after a…