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Mason City man wins $15K lottery prize

Mason City man wins $15K lottery prize

CLIVE, Iowa – A Mason City man has claimed his third big lottery prize in the last five years. On Monday, John Jamtgaard claimed the second of 10 top prizes…

Final settlement reached in Deepwater Horizon oil spill; BP to pay billions more

Final settlement reached in Deepwater Horizon oil spill; BP to pay billions more

MOBILE, ALABAMA – Remember that gigantic 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico that had folks glued to their television sets watching millions of gallons of crude gush into…

Extra troopers to patrol for drunk drivers in Minnesota over holiday weekend

Extra troopers to patrol for drunk drivers in Minnesota over holiday weekend

NIT – If you are traveling to Minnesota this weekend, you should be aware that there will be extra troopers on the roads up north. The Minnesota State Patrol said…

Iowa man jailed for drunk driving and meth possession

Iowa man jailed for drunk driving and meth possession

MANCHESTER, IOWA – An Iowa man was stopped by law enforcement and found to be drunk and in possession of the illegal drug methamphetamine. On May 12, 2015, an officer…

Clear Lake chooses University of Iowa’s Pete Roth as police chief

Clear Lake chooses University of Iowa’s Pete Roth as police chief

CLEAR LAKE – City Administrator Scott Flory has announced that University of Iowa Police Captain Pete Roth’s appointment as the City’s new top cop is expected to take place at…

Ten sentenced in hate crime case in which African-Americans were targeted

Ten sentenced in hate crime case in which African-Americans were targeted

WASHINGTON – In Jackson, Mississippi, in the early morning hours of June 26, 2011, a 47-year-old African-American man—James Craig Anderson—was severely beaten and then intentionally run over with a pickup truck…