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Op-ed: Attending meetings of board you aim to be a part of is important

Op-ed: Attending meetings of board you aim to be a part of is important

From Chris Watts of Mason City – Readers of NIT: I’d like to bend your ear for a moment and respond to an article written this week by the Globe’s…

Wal-Mart shoplifter gets away from cops, loss prevention

Wal-Mart shoplifter gets away from cops, loss prevention

MASON CITY – Police were called to the Mason City Wal-Mart Friday evening when three alleged shoplifters were detained and another fled the store and got away. Wal-Mart employees called…

Mason City man may have probation revoked in case where infant tested positive for marijuana

Mason City man may have probation revoked in case where infant tested positive for marijuana

MASON CITY – A Mason City man who got a deferred judgement and probation in a felony drug case where his infant daughter tested positive for marijuana in her system…

Ames man falls from tree stand and is hospitalized

STORY CITY – An Ames man was hospitalized on Saturday after falling from a tree stand while hunting. Michael Ylonen, 39, fell approximately 25 feet while climbing into a stand…

President George H.W. Bush endorses Joni Ernst

President George H.W. Bush endorses Joni Ernst

DES MOINES – Joni Ernst, a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, has been endorsed by former President George H.W. Bush. President Bush said Ernst “is a soldier and independent…

Wanted former Mason City woman turns herself in on warrants

Wanted former Mason City woman turns herself in on warrants

MASON CITY – A former Mason City woman wanted on arrest warrants has turned herself in to the Cerro Gordo sheriff Saturday morning. Katie Jo Lewis, age 26, now living…

Mason City man accused of felony stalking

Mason City man accused of felony stalking

MASON CITY – The stakes keep getting higher for a Mason City man, now charged with felony stalking in addition to other charges. Nick Alan Moser, age 21, was served…

Man flees trooper during OWI stop and is killed in traffic

Man flees trooper during OWI stop and is killed in traffic

JASPER COUNTY – A male subject was killed today when he was run over on Interstate 80 as he fled a law enforcement officer who had stopped him for drunk…

Man who killed dog involved in jailhouse fight

Man who killed dog involved in jailhouse fight

MASON CITY – A man who was accused of torturing a dog but got away with a plea deal was involved in a jailhouse fight and faces a new charge.…

Charles City man sent to prison for 5 years after attack on his mom

Charles City man sent to prison for 5 years after attack on his mom

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man with a violent history has pleaded guilty to a felony assault charge and has been sent to prison. On June 13th, Charles City…