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Sheriff Pals: Investigation mostly concluded into alleged incident between jailer and female inmate

Sheriff Pals: Investigation mostly concluded into alleged incident between jailer and female inmate

MASON CITY – NIT continues to look into allegations that there was inappropriate activities between a Cerro Gordo county jailer and a female inmate, and learned today that an investigation…

Swaledale welcomes new business

Swaledale welcomes new business

SWALEDALE — A formerly abandoned property will become the site of new business construction under a plan recently approved by the Swaledale City Council. The Council approved a building permit…

Couple who tried to travel to Syria to join ISIS arrested at airport

Couple who tried to travel to Syria to join ISIS arrested at airport

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A Starkville, Mississippi, couple was arrested over the weekend for allegedly conspiring and attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant…

Charles City man sent to prison for indecent contact with child

Charles City man sent to prison for indecent contact with child

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man has been sent to prison following a guilty plea to a charge of indecent contact with a child. Jeff A. DeVries, age 51,…

Health inspectors: Watch out for door-to-door meat sales

Health inspectors: Watch out for door-to-door meat sales

MASON CITY – Public Health Inspectors would like to alert Cerro Gordo County residents of the potential dangers of purchasing meat from door-to-door sales people who operate without a valid…

Governor Branstad announces appointments to Iowa’s boards and commissions

Governor Branstad announces appointments to Iowa’s boards and commissions

DES MOINES – Governor Terry E. Branstad today announced appointments to Iowa’s boards and commissions. The following individuals’ appointments are effective August 6, 2015, unpaid, and are not subject to…

Forest City man charged with second offense drunk driving

Forest City man charged with second offense drunk driving

FOREST CITY – A Forest City man was stopped while driving and arrested for operating while intoxicated for a second time this year. Forest City police conducted a traffic stop…