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Iowa snaps NCAA tourney drought with 31-point demolition of Davidson

Iowa snaps NCAA tourney drought with 31-point demolition of Davidson

SEATTLE, WA – Aaron White took Iowa into the round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament with a 26-point performance as the Hawkeyes demolished Davidson 83-52. Iowa’s 31-point win over…

Wanted Mason City man located after disturbance

Wanted Mason City man located after disturbance

MASON CITY – A wanted Mason City man was located after police were called to investigate a disturbance. Police were called to 853 8th Street SE just before midnight Thursday…

Iowa City pastor deported after fierce battle to keep him in America

Iowa City pastor deported after fierce battle to keep him in America

IOWA CITY – An Iowa City pastor whom thousands backed via petition and demonstrations to stay in America was deported Thursday by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), the man’s lawyer…

Boy’s drowning death ruled accidental

Boy’s drowning death ruled accidental

CRYSTAL LAKE – Law enforcement says the death of a 4-year-old boy a week ago was a tragic accident. Hancock County Sheriff Scott Dodd told media Thursday that Joel Nedved…

Iowa State women sent home in NCAA first round

Iowa State women sent home in NCAA first round

LEXINGTON, Ky.- The Iowa State women’s basketball team (18-13, 9-9 Big 12) fell to the Dayton Flyers (26-6, 14-2 Atlantic 10), 78-66, on Friday at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky…

Traffic stop in Cultural Crescent produces drug arrests

Traffic stop in Cultural Crescent produces drug arrests

MASON CITY – Two women were arrested for drugs during a Cultural Crescent traffic stop as they were driven around by a suspended driver. Cerro Gordo deputies conducted a traffic…

Republicans rip Democrats on school collective bargaining

Republicans rip Democrats on school collective bargaining

DES MOINES – Republicans say that teachers and administrators in Iowa school districts have to good enough already – if not too good – and are working to set back…

Airstrikes destroy ISIL factory in Iraq

SOUTHWEST ASIA – On March 19, U.S. military forces continued to attack ISIL terrorists in Syria, using bomber aircraft to conduct an airstrike. Separately, U.S. and Coalition military forces conducted…

North Iowa men jailed on burglary charges

North Iowa men jailed on burglary charges

OSAGE – Men from Mason City and Manly were jailed after a burglary in Mitchell county. Wednesday morning, the Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office investigated a burglary in that county. Two…

Iowa Republicans claim Dem’s lied about education spending

Iowa Republicans claim Dem’s lied about education spending

DES MOINES – Republicans claim Democrats have lied in statements published in the Des Moines Register about education funding in Iowa. According to an Iowa GOP newsletter: Democrat’s Statements on…

Mason City car burglar accused of forgery for second time

Mason City car burglar accused of forgery for second time

MASON CITY – A Mason City man already guilty of burglarizing cars – but got a pass on a felony forgery charge – has been accused a second time of…

Mason City woman accused of stealing car

Mason City woman accused of stealing car

MASON CITY – Police located a stolen vehicle while on patrol and took a woman to jail, accused of felony theft. While on routine patrol after 1:30 AM Thursday, March…

Cyclones bounced from NCAA Tourney in first round

Cyclones bounced from NCAA Tourney in first round

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – No. 9 Iowa State’s season came to an end Thursday afternoon in the second round of the NCAA Basketball Championship as the Cyclones (25-9, 12-6 Big 12)…

Iowa woman dead after crash on I-35 in Cerro Gordo county

Iowa woman dead after crash on I-35 in Cerro Gordo county

CLEAR LAKE – An Iowa woman lost her life after a two-vehicle collision Thursday afternoon. A 2002 Dodge Ram driven by 67-year-old Mark McCrary of Traer, Iowa was southbound on…