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UNI women’s basketball signs four to 2015-16 roster

UNI women’s basketball signs four to 2015-16 roster

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa women’s basketball program has made four additions to its 2015-16 roster, adding four talented recruits to the future of UNI Panther…

Frozen pet, mystery meat or just plain creepy: What was in the pet tote on Burger King’s roof?

Frozen pet, mystery meat or just plain creepy: What was in the pet tote on Burger King’s roof?

MASON CITY – Concerned citizens called police today to report that a pet carrier was on the top of the Mason City Burger King roof, and some were worried that…

Clear Lake man charged with domestic assault

Clear Lake man charged with domestic assault

CLEAR LAKE – Police arrested a Clear Lake man for a domestic assault. Police were called to Clear Lake home on Sunday evening, November 9, for a domestic altercation. After…

Car burglar charged with felony domestic assault

Car burglar charged with felony domestic assault

MASON CITY – Police arrested a newly-convicted car burglar after a nasty incident late Sunday at a Cultural Crescent rental house. Mason City police were called to 314 North Georgia…

UNI men’s basketball signs four recruits

UNI men’s basketball signs four recruits

CEDAR FALLS – University of Northern Iowa men’s basketball head coach Ben Jacobson has announced the signing of four players as a part of the 2014-15 Panther recruiting class. Aarias…

NIACC’s Ford-Washington selected as NJCAA Division II player of the week

NIACC’s Ford-Washington selected as NJCAA Division II player of the week

MASON CITY – A day after being selected as the ICCAC player of the week, NIACC sophomore Sierra Ford-Washington was selected as the NJCAA Division II women’s basketball player of…

Three armed robberies being investigated in Waterloo

Three armed robberies being investigated in Waterloo

WATERLOO – The Waterloo Police Department responded to three armed robberies on Tuesday, November 11th, 2014. The first reported robbery occurred at Hellman’s Dairy Queen, 1304 W. 5th Street just…

Vote in Congress on Keystone Pipeline now in the works

Vote in Congress on Keystone Pipeline now in the works

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky announced Wednesday an agreement with Democrats to hold a Senate vote on construction of the controversial Keystone XL Pipeline. The…

Cross country: ISU inks Pollard, continues in-state recruiting success

Cross country: ISU inks Pollard, continues in-state recruiting success

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State track and cross country program announced today the addition of one of the nation’s top prep runners, with the signing of Gilbert High School…

Hawkeyes ink 4 new players

Hawkeyes ink 4 new players

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa men’s basketball head coach Fran McCaffery announced today that Brandon Hutton, Andrew Fleming, Isaiah Moss, and Ahmad Wagner have all signed a National Letter…

Mason City meth dealer sent to Beje Clark

Mason City meth dealer sent to Beje Clark

MASON CITY – Another meth dealer that local cops nabbed this summer was sent to Beje Clark to join the other drug dealers and assorted no-good-doers that live there. Daniel…

Cyclone men open season Friday at home against Oakland

Cyclone men open season Friday at home against Oakland

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State hosts Oakland Friday night at Hilton Coliseum in the season opener for both teams. The game is part of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.…

U.S. and China sign historic pact to control carbon emissions

U.S. and China sign historic pact to control carbon emissions

WASHINGTON – Late Tuesday, President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping jointly announced targets to reduce carbon emissions in the post-2020 period. This is the first time ever that China…

Four people sent to prison for conspiracy

Four people sent to prison for conspiracy

SIOUX CITY – Three men and one woman have been sentenced for their roles in a conspiracy to obstruct justice. Mark Hill, age 48, of Storm Lake, Iowa, was sentenced…

NIACCs Fricke signs with Iowa, Ahern inks with Chicago State

NIACCs Fricke signs with Iowa, Ahern inks with Chicago State

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomores Quinn Ahern and Zach Fricke signed national letters of intents on Wednesday with NCAA Division I schools. Ahern, a right-handed pitcher from Plainfield, Ill., signed…

Cyclones sign highly-regarded JUCO point guard

Cyclones sign highly-regarded JUCO point guard

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg announced the signing of junior college player Darien Williams to a national letter of intent for the 2015-16 season.…

Mason City woman faces multiple theft charges

Mason City woman faces multiple theft charges

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman was arrested for stealing at Wal-Mart and faces multiple theft charges. Police were called to the Wal-Mart Super Center, 4151 4th Street SW,…

New Hope: Arriving in Colorado

New Hope: Arriving in Colorado

by Philosophus – Arrived in Colorado. The higher air tantalizing to breathe. Repression left behind, dust of tailwinds, draft closer to man and gods. Look, I’m not going to gloat.…