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Charles City man caught drunk driving for second time since December

Charles City man caught drunk driving for second time since December

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man is facing his second drunk driving charge since December 28 after he was caught early Sunday morning behind the wheel, allegedly intoxicated. Charles…

Forest City Young Professionals to host a trivia night competition

Forest City Young Professionals to host a trivia night competition

FOREST CITY, IOWA – The Forest City Young Professionals will be hosting a Trivia Night on Saturday, March 21st, 7 – 9 pm at Bear Creek Golf Course in Forest…

Tuttle named District Player of Year; Jacobson named District Coach of the Year

Tuttle named District Player of Year; Jacobson named District Coach of the Year

ST. LOUIS (USBWA) – The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has released its 2014-15 Men’s All-District Teams, based on voting from its national membership of 900-plus. The USBWA has selected All-District…

Hillary Clinton explains personal email account (video)

Hillary Clinton explains personal email account (video)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Hillary Clinton’s statement on use of private email account while she was Secretary of State. Watch the video: httpv://youtu.be/1HUJ0m1Nq60…

Iowa State announces future football schedule changes

Iowa State announces future football schedule changes

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State Athletics Department announced today several changes to its future non-conference football schedules. The revised schedules will provide ISU seven home games during four of…

Casey Frederiksen guilty of murder and sexual abuse

Casey Frederiksen guilty of murder and sexual abuse

WEBSTER CITY – A jury returned guilty verdicts Tuesday for Casey Frederiksen for his crimes against 5-year-old Evelyn Miller in 2005 in Floyd county. Frederiksen’s sentencing will be on May…

Cedar Rapids police to burn 1200 lbs. of pot

Cedar Rapids police to burn 1200 lbs. of pot

CEDAR RAPIDS – Police in Iowa’s second-largest city announced Tuesday afternoon that they plan n to burn a whole lot of a popular illegal substance. “Up in smoke!” the Cedar…

Mason City domestic abuser accused again

Mason City domestic abuser accused again

MASON CITY – A Mason City man who pleaded guilty to lesser crimes after an alleged violent domestic assault last year has been arrested again on new charges of felony…

Iowa House passes gun omnibus bill, gun powder bill

Iowa House passes gun omnibus bill, gun powder bill

DES MOINES – The Iowa House has approved two bills Tuesday, one that allows possession of a pistol by children and another that allows people to own up to 100…

Senators: “Second Amendment rights require not only access to firearms but to bullets”

Senators: “Second Amendment rights require not only access to firearms but to bullets”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) today joined a group of senators challenging the Obama Administration’s Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives’ (ATF) proposed ban on the…

Iowa teen dead after two-vehicle crash

Iowa teen dead after two-vehicle crash

KEOKUK COUNTY, IOWA – On Saturday March 7, 2015, around 11:53PM, a two vehicle collision occurred at the intersection of Hwy. 78 and 270th Ave in rural Keokuk County. A…

Storm Lake police report shots fired

Storm Lake police report shots fired

STORM LAKE – Storm Lake police are seeking help from the public after gunshots rang out Monday evening. According to the Storm Lake Police Department, at around 7:00 PM Monday…

Fire guts Mason City house (18 photos)

Fire guts Mason City house (18 photos)

MASON CITY – A Mason City house was gutted by flames Tuesday, and the Red Cross was at the scene this afternoon helping the resident pick up the pieces. The…

Domestic abuser sent to jail for 7 months

Domestic abuser sent to jail for 7 months

MASON CITY – A Mason City man convicted of violent crimes was slapped with a 7 month jail sentence and a heavy fine for contempt of court in connection to…

Iowa State athletic director Pollard suffers heart attack

Iowa State athletic director Pollard suffers heart attack

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State Director of Athletics Jamie Pollard was taken by ambulance Monday afternoon to Allen Hospital in Waterloo. He suffered a heart attack while watching his daughters…

Couple arrested on drug charges

Couple arrested on drug charges

MASON CITY – A couple was arrested on drug charges as they traveled through Cerro Gordo county Monday evening. A Cerro Gordo deputy conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle…