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Scam alert: FBI warns of E-ZPass download

Scam alert: FBI warns of E-ZPass download

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The FBI is warning computer and internet users of a scam that has infected hundreds with malware that can take over your computer. The Federal Bureau of…

President Obama reacts to Republican landslide election victory

President Obama reacts to Republican landslide election victory

From President Barack Obama – Yesterday, millions of Americans cast their ballots. Republicans had a good night, and I congratulate all the candidates who won. But what stands out to…

Iowa crack cocaine addict with AK-47 charged in federal court

Iowa crack cocaine addict with AK-47 charged in federal court

CEDAR RAPIDS – Federal charges have been brought against an Iowa crack addict who was caught with an AK-47 assault rifle. Kendan Fonville, age 24, from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has…

Braley reflects on election results

Braley reflects on election results

WATERLOO – Iowa Congressman Bruce Braley will soon be out of Washington D.C., having given up his seat in the House of Representatives and coming up short against Joni Ernst…

Nashua man charged with second offense drunk driving

Nashua man charged with second offense drunk driving

CHARLES CITY – A Nashua man was stopped and arrested this past weekend for drunk driving. Charles City police stopped a vehicle at the 700 block of Riverside Drive driven…

Airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria, Iraq

Airstrikes continue against ISIL in Syria, Iraq

TAMPA, Fla., Nov. 5, 2014 – U.S. military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria Nov. 3 through today, using attack and fighter…

Iowa to gain 13 new State Patrol Troopers

Iowa to gain 13 new State Patrol Troopers

JOHNSTON, IOWA – The Iowa Department of Public Safety announced today the graduation of 13 male and female recruits from the Iowa Department of Public Safety’s 38th Basic Academy. These…

Iowa man dead in 4-wheeler accident

Iowa man dead in 4-wheeler accident

BLAKESBURG, IA – A man on a four-wheeler struck a train and is dead as a result of the accident Wednesday. The Iowa State Patrol reports that on Wednesday, November…

NIACC sports update

NIACC sports update

From the NIACC Athletic Department, November 5, 2014: VOLLEYBALL What’s next: The fourth-seeded NIACC volleyball team opens play in the NJCAA Region XI-A tournament at top-seeded Kirkwood at 7 p.m.…

Voters retain all District 2A judges

Voters retain all District 2A judges

MASON CITY – All judges who were on the ballot Tuesday who serve the District 2A region in Iowa have been retained. District 2A covers the following counties: Boone County;…

NIACC wrestlers ranked sixth in initial poll

NIACC wrestlers ranked sixth in initial poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC wrestling team is ranked sixth in the NJCAA preseason poll. The Trojans, who placed 10th at last year’s national meet, have six individuals in the…

Former Hampton illegal alien pleads guilty in federal court

Former Hampton illegal alien pleads guilty in federal court

CEDAR RAPIDS – An illegal alien who assumed the identity of a U.S. citizen, obtained a U.S. passport, and voted in the 2012 presidential election pled guilty Tuesday in federal…

Union says elections show money trumps Democracy

Union says elections show money trumps Democracy

From the AFL-CIO Union of Iowa – The 2014 Midterm elections will go down as the most expensive in American history, and it was clear that money won. “We ran…

2014 elections: Ernst, King, Branstad, Ragan, Callanan win

2014 elections: Ernst, King, Branstad, Ragan, Callanan win

MASON CITY – The 2014 elections have come to a close, and Iowa will send its first-ever female to Washington, D.C. as a United States Senator. Joni Ernst Republican Party…

Jadda Buckley scores 13 in Cyclones’ exhibition win

Jadda Buckley scores 13 in Cyclones’ exhibition win

AMES, Iowa – It was a total team effort with every member of the Iowa State women’s basketball team putting points on the board as the Cyclones defeated William Penn…

Trial of man accused of stabbing Northwood woman to death is postponed

Trial of man accused of stabbing Northwood woman to death is postponed

NORTHWOOD – A man accused of first degree murder of a Northwood woman after she was stabbed to death won’t stand trial until next spring, a judge has ruled. Tyrone…