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Former Illinois woman arrested for lying to deputy

Former Illinois woman arrested for lying to deputy

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A former Illinois woman who now lives in Mason City was jailed this week for lying to a deputy, among other offenses. A Cerro Gordo…

Clear Lake woman loses appeal in drug possession case

Clear Lake woman loses appeal in drug possession case

DES MOINES – A Clear Lake woman found to be in possession of an illegal narcotic as she was admitted to Mercy Hospital lost her appeal in the case. Michele…

How Frugality Helps

Imagine, for a moment, your life. What if you could have greater perspective, less stress, and more gratitude? You would become a wiser, healthier, and happier person. This is possible…

Learn call-blocking techniques in workshop from FCC

Learn call-blocking techniques in workshop from FCC

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tired of unwanted calls? The Federal Communication Commission (FCC) is offering a free workshop you can attend online to learn techniques to block these unwanted calls. The…

Construction worker dies after falling from roof of new Vikings stadium

Construction worker dies after falling from roof of new Vikings stadium

MINNEAPOLIS – Today at approximately 7:45 AM on the U.S. Bank Stadium construction site, two workers from Berwald Roofing were injured when they fell while performing roofing work on the…

Former co-worker suspected of killing TV reporters live on the air

Former co-worker suspected of killing TV reporters live on the air

FRANKLIN COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Two TV news journalists were shot and killed Wednesday morning in Virginia by an allegedly disgruntled former co-worker. The two reporters – Alison Parker and Adam Ward –…

Iowa officials meeting today on rail safety

Iowa officials meeting today on rail safety

ANKENY, IOWA – Federal, state and local public safety agencies are meeting today at the Des Moines Area Community College-Ankeny Campus for an all-day Railroad Safety Symposium. The program is…

Help tag endangered monarch butterflies at Lime Creek

Help tag endangered monarch butterflies at Lime Creek

MASON CITY – A Get Active in Nature (G.A.I.N.) program will be held at the Lime Creek Nature Center on Tuesday, September 8 at 4 p.m. “Tagging Monarch Butterflies” is…

Police warn of car prowlers in Mason City

Police warn of car prowlers in Mason City

MASON CITY – Mason City has been experiencing a rash of thefts from vehicles in the past few weeks, Mason City police said. During June and July a total of…