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Three injured in accident on North Federal; roads are treacherous

Three injured in accident on North Federal; roads are treacherous

MASON CITY – An auto accident injured three persons in Mason City as snow continues to fall Friday evening. The accident with injuries occurred about 9:30 PM at the 800…

Cops respond to disturbance and arrest drunk woman

Cops respond to disturbance and arrest drunk woman

MASON CITY – Police were called to a Mason City residence for a woman who allegedly entered a house and began throwing things before leaving. On December 22, at about…

Mason City man cited for stealing from Kohls

Mason City man cited for stealing from Kohls

MASON CITY – Police were called to the Kohls Department store for an “out of control” male shoplifter. On Decemebr 22, at about 2:12 PM, a Kohls employee called police…

Investigation still on-going in bomb threats at two Northern Iowa high schools

Investigation still on-going in bomb threats at two Northern Iowa high schools

WAVERLY – An investigation is still on-going into a bomb threat against two high schools in the Northern Iowa area. According to the Bremer County Sheriff’s Department, on December 10,…

Dog euthanized after biting animal control officer

Dog euthanized after biting animal control officer

MASON CITY – A dog was euthanized Christmas Eve after it bit an animal control officer and sent her to the hospital. Mason City police disclosed today that animal control officer…

Thompson man caught drunk driving on Avenue

Thompson man caught drunk driving on Avenue

WAVERLY – A Thompson man was stopped while speeding down the Avenue of the Saints and arrested for drunk driving. On December 13, the Bremer County Sheriff’s Office stopped a…

Law enforcement chase man on Avenue near Nashua, find weapons

Law enforcement chase man on Avenue near Nashua, find weapons

BREMER COUNTY – Law enforcement attempted to stop a driver on the Avenue of the Saints and he attempted to flee, only to be caught and found with dangerous weapons.…

Wanted Mason City fraudster jailed

Wanted Mason City fraudster jailed

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman who pled guilty to credit card fraud and has been wanted since October was arrested this week on a warrant for allegedly violating…

Opinion: When is Enough, Enough?

Opinion: When is Enough, Enough?

Opinion by Peter Children of Mason City – Ever since Eric Bookmeyer took office here there has been never ending drama and a series of litigation and complaints brought against…

Clear Lake Chief of Police passes away

Clear Lake Chief of Police passes away

CLEAR LAKE – Clear Lake’s Chief of Police has passed away. Rex McChesney lost a battle with cancer Friday after being placed in hospice care. The city of Clear Lake…

Governor to seek treatment for varicose veins in his legs

Governor to seek treatment for varicose veins in his legs

DES MOINES – Governor Terry Branstad will seek treatment for varicose veins in his legs next week, his office said today. On Monday, December 29, 2014, Gov. Branstad will undergo…

UPDATED: Kossuth county woman rolls car during drunk driving cruise

UPDATED: Kossuth county woman rolls car during drunk driving cruise

VENTURA – A Kossuth county woman was turned in to police after she rolled her car into a ditch. An emergency call was made early Christmas morning after 3:00 AM…