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It will be Bartz versus O’Keefe for vacant Worth county supervisor seat

It will be Bartz versus O’Keefe for vacant Worth county supervisor seat

NORTHWOOD – No date has been set yet for a special election in Worth county for the vacant District 1 supervisor seat previously held by the late Dennis May, but…

Another female bank robber strikes in Des Moines

Another female bank robber strikes in Des Moines

DES MOINES – Not long after catching a woman who robbed a Des Moines bank, another female suspect is being sought in a second bank robbery Tuesday morning in the…

ISU point guard to transfer

ISU point guard to transfer

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State redshirt sophomore Sherron Dorsey-Walker has decided to transfer from the men’s basketball program, head coach Fred Hoiberg announced Tuesday. “Sherron informed me that he has…

Mason City felon pleads guilty in drunken golf cart ride

Mason City felon pleads guilty in drunken golf cart ride

MASON CITY – A Mason City felon has pleaded guilty to second offense drunk driving after he was caught this summer – intoxicated – on a North End street driving…

Woman pleads guilty to vandalizing car in courthouse parking lot

Woman pleads guilty to vandalizing car in courthouse parking lot

MASON CITY – A woman has accepted a plea deal in case where she was accused of vandalizing a car in the Cerro Gordo county courthouse parking lot. Melissa Jean…

Iowa man sent to prison after he views naked child via webcam

Iowa man sent to prison after he views naked child via webcam

BOSTON – An Iowa man was sentenced to 20 years in prison today in Massachusetts for enticing a 10-year-old girl to engage in sexually explicit conduct online, which he directed…

Waterloo police car rammed, suspect arrested

Waterloo police car rammed, suspect arrested

WATERLOO – A man was arrested in Waterloo after ramming a cop car and sending two officers to the hospital. Waterloo police reported that on the morning of Tuesday, December…

Taliban massacre over 100 school children

Taliban massacre over 100 school children

PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN – Reports have surfaced that Taliban terrorists entered a school in Pakistan and murdered over 140 people, most of them children. According to U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, “In…

Rivera faces drunk driving, homicide by vehicle charges in accident that took MC man’s life

Rivera faces drunk driving, homicide by vehicle charges in accident that took MC man’s life

MASON CITY – Formal charges have now been brought against the driver of a pickup truck that allegedly struck a Mason City man and woman as they rode a motorcycle…

St. Paul banked robbed, getaway pickup burned

St. Paul banked robbed, getaway pickup burned

ST. PAUL – The FBI is searching for clues after a bank in St. Paul was robbed early Monday morning. On December 15, 2014, two black male robbers approached a…

Iowa sex offender charged with lying to police about his whereabouts

Iowa sex offender charged with lying to police about his whereabouts

CHARLES CITY – An Iowa sex offender who victimized a child has apparently been on the loose with authorities in the dark about his whereabouts – until now. James Charles…

Woman who allegedly bit her man to be arraigned Wednesday

Woman who allegedly bit her man to be arraigned Wednesday

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman who allegedly bit her man and was arrested for the deed will be arraigned this week. Samantha Jolene Mcmillan, age 26, has been…

Clear Lake man sent to jail for violating protective order

Clear Lake man sent to jail for violating protective order

MASON CITY – A Clear Lake man accused of domestic assault was found guilty today of violating a no-contact order and sent to jail. Chad Thomas West, age 43, has…