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Iowa starts slow but smashes Nebraska, 77-66

Iowa starts slow but smashes Nebraska, 77-66

IOWA CITY – A slow start threatened to de-rail Iowa’s contest against the Nebraska Cornhuskers, but Jared Uthoff turned it on again and led the Hawkeyes to another victory. Uthoff…

Ice fishing clinic scheduled in Mason City

Ice fishing clinic scheduled in Mason City

MASON CITY – Free ice fishing clinics are scheduled around Iowa, depending upon favorable ice conditions, with one set for this month in Mason City. On January 16, an ice…

Alleged domestic abuser jailed for violating no-contact order; mocks system

Alleged domestic abuser jailed for violating no-contact order; mocks system

MASON CITY – A Mason City man accused of domestic abuse assault who says his alleged victim “cried wolf” is behind bars, charged with violating the court-imposed no-contact order even…

Death sentences in 2015 fall from 2014’s historic low

Death sentences in 2015 fall from 2014’s historic low

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A national death penalty watchdog agency reports that support and use of the death penalty in the United States is dropping and hitting historic lows. According to…

Cops warn of burglary “spree”; reward offered in one crime

Cops warn of burglary “spree”; reward offered in one crime

MASON CITY – Mason City police are warning of a burglary “spree” now haunting the city, and are seeking clues to catch the culprit even as one business owner offers…

NRA responds to President Obama’s proposed executive actions on gun control

NRA responds to President Obama’s proposed executive actions on gun control

FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA. – The executive director of the National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action, Chris W. Cox, released the following statement on Tuesday regarding President Barack Obama’s Executive Gun…

Obama announces executive actions to curb gun violence

Obama announces executive actions to curb gun violence

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Barack Obama, surrounded by victims of gun violence, is speaking today about executive actions he plans to take to reduce gun violence. Obama quoted several conservative…

MacNider Museum celebrates 50 years in 2016

MacNider Museum celebrates 50 years in 2016

MASON CITY – On January 8, 2016 the Charles H. MacNider Art Museum will begin a year-long celebration of its 50th year. The upcoming year will be filled with special…