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Charles City man arrested for domestic assault

Charles City man arrested for domestic assault

CHARLES CITY – A man with multiple arrests this year was taken to jail again, this time for domestic abuse assault. On Friday, October 30 at about 10 PM, Charles…

Gov. Branstad appoints Ron Hansen as Superintendent of the Iowa Division of Banking

DES MOINES –Gov. Terry Branstad announced today that Ron Hansen of Durant, IA will serve as Superintendent of the Iowa Division of Banking beginning on November 16, 2015. Hansen is…

Ernst, calls for renewed, strengthened support of Kurdish Peshmerga forces

Ernst, calls for renewed, strengthened support of Kurdish Peshmerga forces

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following a recent Congressional delegation trip to the Middle East, U.S. Senators Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Mike Rounds (R-SD) sent a letter to Secretary of Defense Ashton…

Iowa State earns national team of the week honors

Iowa State earns national team of the week honors

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State football team has been selected as the AutoNation National Team of the Week by the FWAA after its 24-0 shutout of Texas on Saturday.…

Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys win state cross country title

Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys win state cross country title

FORT DODGE – The Garner-Hayfield-Ventura boys cross country team won a state championship over the weekend. Garner-Hayfield-Ventura (GHV) took home first place at the 2015 Iowa High School Cross County…

Search at nature center leads to discovery of deceased person

Search at nature center leads to discovery of deceased person

MASON CITY – Law enforcement searched Monday at a wooded nature center area north of Mason City for a missing person. Cerro Gordo county sheriff Kevin Pals says that Monday…

Mason City man arrested for domestic assault

Mason City man arrested for domestic assault

MASON CITY – A Mason City man who got a lenient sentence just weeks ago in a drug possession case with a deferred judgement and probation was arrested Sunday for…

Cops chase teens and child in speeding car, crashes into house

Cops chase teens and child in speeding car, crashes into house

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Clear Lake man charged with incest

Clear Lake man charged with incest

CLEAR LAKE – A Clear Lake man is in jail on an incest charge. Todd William Russ, age 45, was arrested and booked into the county jail on November 1…

Mason City man sentenced to jail for weed possession

Mason City man sentenced to jail for weed possession

MASON CITY – A Mason City man has been sentenced to a jail term for possession of marijuana. Joshuah John Hockenson, age 20, was cited by the Cerro Gordo county…

NIACC athletics update

NIACC athletics update

From the NIACC Athletic Department – VOLLEYBALL What’s next: The NIACC volleyball team (17-16 overall, 3-5 in the ICCAC) plays at Iowa Central (21-13, 6-2) in the opening round of…

Cyclone men’s basketball ranked no. 7 in AP preseason top 25

Cyclone men’s basketball ranked no. 7 in AP preseason top 25

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men’s basketball team received its highest preseason ranking in school history, receiving a No. 7 ranking in the poll announced today by The Associated…

CBS announces new Star Trek TV series

CBS announces new Star Trek TV series

NEW YORK – It will take a year, but CBS announced today a “totally new Star Trek television series” set to premiere in January of 2017. CBS says the brand-new…

North Iowa man ejected, then busted at Kinnick Stadium

North Iowa man ejected, then busted at Kinnick Stadium

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Governor Branstad to celebrate status as longest-serving governor

Governor Branstad to celebrate status as longest-serving governor

DES MOINES – Gov. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Reynolds today, at the Administration’s Monday morning press conference, announced details for the upcoming events that will celebrate the governor becoming the…

Numerous stolen items – including guns – found in accused thieves’ house

Numerous stolen items – including guns – found in accused thieves’ house

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