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Panthers beat Bradley in MVC tourney, 71-46

Panthers beat Bradley in MVC tourney, 71-46

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The University of Northern Iowa men’s basketball team roared into the semifinals of the 2015 Missouri Valley Conference Tournament with a 71-46 victory over the Bradley…

Labor leader miffed at mental health layoffs

DES MOINES – Today, AFSCME Iowa Council 61 President Danny Homan issued the following statement about the issuing of layoff notices yesterday at Mt. Pleasant Mental Health Institute: “These layoffs…

Joni Ernst answers three easy questions from Iowans

Joni Ernst answers three easy questions from Iowans

Below are the most recent answers to questions Iowans asked Joni Ernst on social media: Caleb from Early, Iowa – posted on Facebook: Every time I talk to younger people…

Mason City man sent to jail for harassment

Mason City man sent to jail for harassment

MASON CITY – A Mason City man pled guilty to harassment and was sent to jail for a week. Randy Ray Johnson, age 20 was arrested by Mason City police…

ISIL pushed out of Al Baghdadi

SOUTHWEST ASIA – Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve delivered precise and effective airstrikes on enemy positions in and around Al Baghdadi, in support of the Iraqi Government’s fight against…

Three charged with one of the largest reported data breaches in U.S. history

Three charged with one of the largest reported data breaches in U.S. history

WASHINGTON, D.C. – An indictment was unsealed yesterday against two Vietnamese citizens who resided in the Netherlands, for their roles in hacking email service providers throughout the United States. The…

Legislative update from Rep. Todd Prichard

Legislative update from Rep. Todd Prichard

From Rep. Todd Prichard – This week, like many other weeks, education is on my mind. As a lifelong Iowan (with the exception of a few years spent in the…

UNI’s Nate Buss named MVC Scholar-Athlete of Year

UNI’s Nate Buss named MVC Scholar-Athlete of Year

ST. LOUIS – Nate Buss, formerly of Charles City, highlights a list of 14 student-athletes honored as part of the 2015 Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Teams, announced this week by…

UNI’s Jacobson named MVC Coach of the Year

UNI’s Jacobson named MVC Coach of the Year

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – University of Northern Iowa ninth-year head coach Ben Jacobson has been named the Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the Year for the third time in his…

CITY OF MASON CITY Expense Report 3/5/2015

CITY OF MASON CITY Expense Report 3/5/2015

Payee Description Amount —————————————— A & D TECHNICAL SUPPLY COOTHER IMPROVEMENTS 150.00 ADVANCED SYSTEMSEQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE 183.25 ADVANCED SYSTEMS INC EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE 186.65 AERUS ELECTROLUXBUILDING REPAIRS AND MAINTEN 145.00 ALLIANT ENERGY…

Charles City felon arrested for shoplifting

Charles City felon arrested for shoplifting

CHARLES CITY – Police were called to a Charles City business Thursday to deal with a shoplifter and took a felon to jail. Employees at a business in Charles City…

Train carrying crude oil de-rails in Illinois

GALENA, ILL – A train with 105 cars de-railed in Illinois Thursday, and the crude oil it was carrying started on fire and continues to burn. A BNSF Railway train…