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Name released in Cerro Gordo county jail death

Name released in Cerro Gordo county jail death

MASON CITY – The Cerro Gordo County jail inmate who was found unresponsive in the male dorm on January 2, 2016, has been identified as Edward Michael Hochstatter, 54, of…

Iowa man and husband sent to prison for downloading child porn

Iowa man and husband sent to prison for downloading child porn

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa man and his husband who downloaded child porn will spend a combined 16 years behind bars. The sentences were handed down on December 31, 2015.…

Source: Vacant restaurant and bar in downtown Mason City may be coming back to life

Source: Vacant restaurant and bar in downtown Mason City may be coming back to life

MASON CITY – A former long-time hotspot in downtown Mason City that has been closed for years may soon be greeting new customers. A source tells NIT that the vacant…

How the other half lives: Party at Clear Lake Outing Club

How the other half lives: Party at Clear Lake Outing Club

CLEAR LAKE – Rich. Elite. Elected.  Local.  They know how to party, too, NIT is finding out. The list of people in attendance at a summer party at the Clear Lake…

One arrested after police investigate shots fired in Fort Dodge

One arrested after police investigate shots fired in Fort Dodge

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EPA to “hit the ground running” in 2016

By Gina McCarthy, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator – Heading into 2016, EPA is building on a monumental year for climate action—and we’re not slowing down in the year ahead.…

Cyclones’ Burton named Newcomer of the Week again

Cyclones’ Burton named Newcomer of the Week again

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State redshirt junior Deonte Burton earned his second consecutive Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honor after averaging 18 points and shooting 72.2 percent from the…

Shoplifting sex offender sent to big house

Shoplifting sex offender sent to big house

MASON CITY – A convicted sex offender who was caught stealing at Walmart with his former girlfriend has been sentenced to prison. Stephen Christopher Levandoski, age 32, and his former…

Armed Iowa meth dealer sent to prison

Armed Iowa meth dealer sent to prison

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Three armed subjects arrested after Waterloo shooting

Three armed subjects arrested after Waterloo shooting

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