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Iowa man rescued from car, trapped on icy river

Iowa man rescued from car, trapped on icy river

JESUP, IOWA – Emergency rescuers helped a man out of his car after he lost control of the vehicle, drove down an embankment and ended up on top of any…

Iowa land values drop but are still high; Cerro Gordo down over 13%

Iowa land values drop but are still high; Cerro Gordo down over 13%

AMES – A report from Iowa State University says Iowa land values have dropped off from historic highs in 2013. Since 1941, Iowa State University has conducted an annual land…

Persons under supervision of correctional systems in U.S. falls to lowest level since 2003

Persons under supervision of correctional systems in U.S. falls to lowest level since 2003

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The number of persons under the supervision of adult correctional systems in the United States has fallen to its lowest level since 2003, it was announced. According…

Charles City woman guilty of theft, then arrested by MCPD for drugs

Charles City woman guilty of theft, then arrested by MCPD for drugs

MASON CITY – A Charles City woman who recently plead guilty to theft charges was caught Mason City by police and now faces a drug charge. Amy Sue Dunning, age…

UPDATED: Mason City settles discrimination lawsuit brought by Lionel Foster

UPDATED: Mason City settles discrimination lawsuit brought by Lionel Foster

MASON CITY – NIT has confirmed that a settlement has been reached between the city of Mason City and Lionel Foster, who sued Mayor Eric Bookmeyer and other city officials…

Iowa sex offender accused of trying to entice minors

Iowa sex offender accused of trying to entice minors

FORT DODGE – An Iowa man already convicted of lascivious acts with a child now stands accused of trying to entice minors using his computer. Kevin Lee McDonald, age 42…

Waterloo cops chase two suspects after gun fire

Waterloo cops chase two suspects after gun fire

WATERLOO – Two male suspects were arrested by Waterloo police Friday night after they witnessed gunfire in a residential neighborhood. According to the Waterloo police department, on Friday December 18,…

Ackley man crashes car after pursuit by trooper

Ackley man crashes car after pursuit by trooper

WATERLOO – A young Ackley man who law enforcement described as “mentally challenged” crashed a stolen car after a pursuit. Saturday morning around 8:00 AM, a state trooper initiated a…

Clear Lake man loses life after truck accident

Clear Lake man loses life after truck accident

HUMBOLDT COUNTY – A single-vehicle crash claimed the life of a Clear Lake man last week. On Wednesday, December 17 just before 2:00 PM, Richard Goscinski, age 39, lost control…

U.S. State Department condemns North Korean cyber-attack

U.S. State Department condemns North Korean cyber-attack

From the U.S. State Department – The United States condemns North Korea for the cyber-attack targeting Sony Pictures Entertainment and the unacceptable threats against movie theatres and moviegoers. These actions…