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Two men arrested for robbing St. Paul bank Friday

MINNEAPOLIS – FBI agents announced the arrest of two men who robbed a St. Paul bank last week. FBI Special Agent in Charge Richard T. Thornton announced the arrests of…

Mason City man taken away by U.S. Marshalls for child porn

Mason City man taken away by U.S. Marshalls for child porn

MASON CITY – A Mason City man facing two felony sex abuse charges and a charge of incest in state court was taken away by U.S. Marshalls Saturday. Michael Roy…

Moore and Telford register three pins apiece to lead Hawkeye wrestlers

Moore and Telford register three pins apiece to lead Hawkeye wrestlers

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa wrestling team opened its dual season with three wins Friday at the Iowa City Duals on Mediacom Mat at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The Hawkeyes…

UNI improves to 4-0 With 66-49 win over North Florida

UNI improves to 4-0 With 66-49 win over North Florida

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa men’s basketball team posted its fourth straight win to open the 2014-15 season with a 66-49 victory over the North Florida…

Five arrested, 140 pounds of marijuana and $40,000 seized in St. Paul

ST. PAUL – Members of the Ramsey County, Minnesota Sheriff’s Office Violent Crime Enforcement Team (VCET), assisted by officers from The Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force and the Mankato…

Branstad approves emergency proclamation to allow for more transport of gasoline products

DES MOINES – Governor Terry E. Branstad approved on Friday an emergency proclamation suspending the regulatory provisions pertaining to hours of service for drivers of commercial motor vehicles transporting gasoline…

Man wanted since April caught by police

Man wanted since April caught by police

MASON CITY – A wanted man formerly of Minneapolis but calling the North End of Mason City his home was caught by police Saturday after an incident at Highway 122…

Motorcycle accident leads to police chase

Motorcycle accident leads to police chase

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was seriously injured at the intersection at Highway 122 and Pierce Avenue after Saturday evening. NIT will not be releasing the man’s name until…

Smashing pumpkins could land Charles City woman in trouble

Smashing pumpkins could land Charles City woman in trouble

CHARLES CITY – Charles City police responded to an odd situation last week and a female subject could be in trouble as a result. Police reported that on November 19…

ISU women 2nd, cap season with historic finish at NCAAs

ISU women 2nd, cap season with historic finish at NCAAs

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – The Iowa State women’s cross country team tied its highest team finish in program history, Saturday, at the 2014 NCAA Cross Country Championships. The Cyclones posted…

Davenport police investigate shooting death

Davenport police investigate shooting death

DAVENPORT – A man was shot dead in Davenport early Saturday morning, and police are seeking whoever is responsible. According to the Davenport police department, Saturday morning at about 3:24…

WARNING TO MASON CITY TAXPAYERS: Marriott hotel deal won’t be free

WARNING TO MASON CITY TAXPAYERS: Marriott hotel deal won’t be free

NIT Opinion – Marriott hotels reported profits of $192 million last quarter. That’s up from $160 million the previous quarter. Revenue increased more than 9% to $3.46 billion. Room rates…

Known lawbreaker caught by cops and jailed

Known lawbreaker caught by cops and jailed

MASON CITY – A Mason City man who has been in and out of jail over and over in recent months is back behind bars after his latest arrest. Dustin…

Wanted Mason City man brought to jail

Wanted Mason City man brought to jail

MASON CITY – A man wanted for nearly a month on drug and weapon charges was finally located and brought to jail. Jeffrey Allen Esser, age 31 of Mason City,…

Cops investigate theft at Willowbrook Mall

Cops investigate theft at Willowbrook Mall

MASON CITY – Police were sent to Willowbrook Mall Friday afternoon after a subject allegedly stole merchandise from a store and drove away. Officers with the Mason City police department…