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Numerous 911 calls with no emergency lands Mason City woman in jail

Numerous 911 calls with no emergency lands Mason City woman in jail

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman called 911 at least 10 times Thursday evening, and police didn’t take too kindly to it. According to police, 63-year-old Alma Melinda Shafer,…

Good news: Stolen Harley back in owner’s hands

Good news: Stolen Harley back in owner’s hands

MASON CITY – NorthIowaToday.com has learned that a Mason City man has his prized Harley Davidson back. Thursday, NIT was contacted by a Mason City family about their stolen 2007…

Mason City woman caught stealing at Wal-Mart

Mason City woman caught stealing at Wal-Mart

MASON CITY – Police were called to the Wal-Mart Supercenter Friday to arrest a woman detained by employees for shoplifting. At just after noon on Friday, November 7, loss prevention…

Mason City woman pleads guilt to theft, sent to jail

Mason City woman pleads guilt to theft, sent to jail

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman accused twice this year of stealing from local businesses has taken a plea deal and is now in jail. Jennifer Lynn Gesiriech, age…

Obama authorizes 1,500 more “non-combat” personnel to Iraq

Statement by Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby on the Authorization to Deploy Additional Forces to Iraq: The commander in chief has authorized Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to…

NIACC’s Spores, Fortes earn first-team all-region honors

NIACC’s Spores, Fortes earn first-team all-region honors

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore keeper Nathan Spores has earned all-NJCAA Region XI honors for the second straight year. Spores was a first-team selection this season after being selected the…

NIACC cross country teams aim for high finishes at nationals

NIACC cross country teams aim for high finishes at nationals

LUBBOCK, Texas – Hannah Palmeter was a second-team all-American at last year’s NJCAA national cross country meet with her sixth-place finish. The NIACC sophomore wants to claim first-team status this…

Man arrested by Clear Lake police for check kiting scheme

Man arrested by Clear Lake police for check kiting scheme

CLEAR LAKE – A North Iowa man was arrested and charged with felony first degree theft this week by Clear Lake police. On August 1, 2014, the Clear Lake Police…

Special program for veterans kicks off Sunday at Goodwill (video)

Special program for veterans kicks off Sunday at Goodwill (video)

MASON CITY – The Mason City Goodwill Store has a special sales event for veterans starting Sunday, November 9, and all veterans in the North Iowa area are invited to…

Job numbers show economy on the rebound

WASHINGTON – U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker issued a statement Friday on the employment situation in October. Payroll employment increased by 214,000 and the unemployment rate moved down to…