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Obama asks Congress for $5.6 billion to fight ISIL

Obama asks Congress for $5.6 billion to fight ISIL

WASHINGTON – President Obama has asked Congress to amend the 2015 budget to the tune of $5.6 billion dollars to help pay for the battle against the ISIL terrorist army,…

Democratic Senators elect leaders; Plan to strengthen Iowa’s middle class during the 2015 session

Democratic Senators elect leaders; Plan to strengthen Iowa’s middle class during the 2015 session

DES MOINES – On Sunday, November 9, the new 26-member Democratic majority of the Iowa Senate met to elect their legislative leaders and welcome three newly elected members. The three…

Mason City man pleads guilty to second offense drunk driving

Mason City man pleads guilty to second offense drunk driving

MASON CITY – A Mason City man stopped by the Iowa State Patrol for drunk driving has entered a guilty plea and is in jail at this time. Christopher Huebner,…

Mason City woman faces more jail time if tests positive for drugs

Mason City woman faces more jail time if tests positive for drugs

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman who pled guilty last December to felony drug charges is back in jail for violating her probation in that case, and will go…

Man caught by troopers with weed sent to jail

Man caught by troopers with weed sent to jail

MASON CITY – A man caught by the Iowa State Patrol with marijuana was sent to jail. Douglas Eugene Whitfield, age 34, was stopped by the Iowa State Patrol for…

Garner woman’s fraud trial postponed for fifth time

Garner woman’s fraud trial postponed for fifth time

GARNER – A Garner woman’s felony fraud trial has been postponed for a fourth time. Brooke Danielle Banse, age 31, has pleaded not guilty to a charge of felony C…

Minnesota man accused of kidnapping and attempted murder set for plea hearing

Minnesota man accused of kidnapping and attempted murder set for plea hearing

MASON CITY – A Minnesota man accused by Clear Lake police of kidnapping and attempted murder is scheduled for a plea hearing this week. Albert Mesenbrink, age 62 of Vadnais…