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Mason City man arrested after burglary of hotel room

Mason City man arrested after burglary of hotel room

MASON CITY – An allegedly intoxicated man was taken to jail after a burglary was reported at a Mason City hotel. Mason City police were called to the American Best…

Minneapolis cops investigate assaults on bicyclists

Minneapolis cops investigate assaults on bicyclists

MINNEAPOLIS – The Minneapolis Police continue to investigate the recent reports of assaults against bicyclists in Minneapolis. Five different individuals have been the victims of these assaults; four on bicycles…

Two men arrested after robbing Iowa child

Two men arrested after robbing Iowa child

MANCHESTER, IOWA – Two men were arrested after they allegedly robbed a child in a small Iowa town. According to Manchester, Iowa Chief of Police James R. Hauschild, on August…

“Getaway team” of violent man who shot Iowa police officer punished for helping him escape

“Getaway team” of violent man who shot Iowa police officer punished for helping him escape

SIOUX CITY – Members of what state and federal law enforcement officials are calling the “getaway team” who helped a violent Iowa drug dealer reach the Texas-Mexico border region have…

Cyclones on Big Monday three times in 2015-16

Cyclones on Big Monday three times in 2015-16

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men’s basketball team will be featured in three games on ESPN’s Big Monday. The Big Monday schedule was released Wednesday by the Big 12…

Ventura man wanted on drug charges turns himself in

Ventura man wanted on drug charges turns himself in

MASON CITY – A Ventura man who failed to show up for court on drug charges turned himself in to law enforcement Tuesday. Matthew Wade Slater, age 39, was arrested…

City hall to make presentation on water meters at next council meeting

City hall to make presentation on water meters at next council meeting

MASON CITY – As the city moves forward installing thousands of “smart” water meters that have some people concerned about the health affects they may pose, city staff is preparing…

Mason City house damaged by fire

Mason City house damaged by fire

MASON CITY – The Mason City Fire Department responded to an alarm for a house fire at 748 15 St. N.E. at 3:35 am on 8/9/2015 called in by a…

Gov. Branstad denies freedom to two kidnappers and one murderer

Gov. Branstad denies freedom to two kidnappers and one murderer

DES MOINES – Three violent Iowa criminal won’t be getting out of jail anytime soon after the governor denied their requests to be set free. On Thursday, August 6, 2015,…

Teens swerve to avoid deer, find ditch

Teens swerve to avoid deer, find ditch

MASON CITY – A car load of teens spared a deer a collision, but wound up upside down in a ditch as a result. Four teens received what law enforcement…