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Mason City man wanted for months arrested

Mason City man wanted for months arrested

MASON CITY – A Mason City man wanted since June on an arrest warrant was caught Sunday night. Bradley L. Fransen, age 36, was picked up at 9th Street and…

Minnesota woman injured in two vehicle crash near Mason City

Minnesota woman injured in two vehicle crash near Mason City

MASON CITY – A Minnesota woman was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital Sunday evening after a two vehicle accident. According to the Cerro Gordo Coutny Sheriff’s Office, Sunday evening…

Wanted drug dealer nabbed Sunday night

Wanted drug dealer nabbed Sunday night

MASON CITY – A wanted drug dealer was caught by law enforcement Sunday night and jailed. Michael Isiah Schenker, age 29, was pulled over near 15th Street SW and Benjamin…

Wanted meth dealer, thief arrested at Beje Clark

Wanted meth dealer, thief arrested at Beje Clark

MASON CITY – Police nabbed two wanted criminals at the Beje Clark halfway house. Two residents of the Beje Clark halfway house that had valid warrants were arrested Friday after…

U.S., France to sign agreement on compensation for victims of Holocaust-related deportation

U.S., France to sign agreement on compensation for victims of Holocaust-related deportation

WASHINGTON – The United States and France have reached an agreement for substantial compensation in connection with the wrongs suffered by Holocaust victims deported from France. The United States and…

Iowa to play Tennessee in Taxslayer Bowl

Iowa to play Tennessee in Taxslayer Bowl

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa has accepted an invitation to participate in the 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida. The TaxSlayer Bowl is scheduled for 2:20 p.m. (CT) on Friday,…

UNI remains unbeaten with 71-65 win over George Mason

UNI remains unbeaten with 71-65 win over George Mason

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa men’s basketball team ran its season mark to 8-0 with a 71-65 overtime victory over the visiting George Mason Patriots on…

Skid loader accident claims life of Iowa boy

Skid loader accident claims life of Iowa boy

MANCHESTER – Law enforcement confirms a young boy lost hi life as a result of a tragic accident involving a piece of construction equipment. Colton Richard Meyer, age 3, of Manchester,…

Defense secretary says 10,800 troops to stay in Afghanistan after Dec. 31

Defense secretary says 10,800 troops to stay in Afghanistan after Dec. 31

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6, 2014 – In an unannounced visit to Afghanistan, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today announced the delayed withdrawal of up to 1,000 U.S. troops from the country during…