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Iowa Falls man who threatened to cut judges’ throats held without bond

Iowa Falls man who threatened to cut judges’ throats held without bond

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa Falls man was ordered detained without bond yesterday in federal court in Cedar Rapids, pending further proceedings in a case in which he threatened to…

Notorious robber may have committed credit union robbery, police say

Notorious robber may have committed credit union robbery, police say

MASON CITY – The “AK-47″ bandit may be responsible for Monday’s credit union robbery in Mason City, police say. The male suspect is described as 5’9” to 6′ tall, medium…

Op-ed: Small Town Prejudices (by Peter Children)

What do we have here… between 25 & 27 thousand people living together? We have the amenities most towns this size have, we have pole buildings in the downtown area,…

Humane Society to lead discussion on animal cruelty laws in wake of vicious acts in county

Humane Society to lead discussion on animal cruelty laws in wake of vicious acts in county

MASON CITY – The Humane Society of North Iowa will hold an informational meeting on the subject of “Improving Iowa’s Animal Cruelty Laws” on Tuesday, August 4th, at 6:00 pm,…

Osage man and woman face felonies after burglary investigation

Osage man and woman face felonies after burglary investigation

OSAGE – Following a burglary investigation by the Osage Police Department, multiple felony charges were filed on two Osage residents. Codie Smith, 27 years old and Samantha Hanson, 24 years…

City council denies liquor license to Eleven Lounge

City council denies liquor license to Eleven Lounge

MASON CITY – In a heated and contentious meeting, the Mason City council denied Eleven Lounge a liquor license at its meeting Tuesday night. The unanimous 5-0 vote was taken…

Mom: Hammer-carrying tale-teller terrified her and kids

Mom: Hammer-carrying tale-teller terrified her and kids

MASON CITY – A mom described an encounter she and her children had with a man Monday morning that left her “terrified” as he approached them with a hammer and…

Grassley urges EPA to increase volumes under the Renewable Fuel Standard

Grassley urges EPA to increase volumes under the Renewable Fuel Standard

WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa is urging the Environmental Protection Agency to revise and increase its proposed volume obligations for renewable biofuels under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)…

Autoportal.com – Most Loved Automobile Website in India

Autoportal.com – Most Loved Automobile Website in India

India is a country of car lovers. Even though there is a vast majority of people who cannot afford cars, there is no stopping them from following the trends and…