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Cops catch former Mason City street brawler at traffic stop

Cops catch former Mason City street brawler at traffic stop

MASON CITY – A former Mason City man who participated in a violent street brawl nearly five years ago and was sent to prison was arrested during a traffic stop…

Former Iowa legislator Tom Latham says he has lymphoma

Former Iowa legislator Tom Latham says he has lymphoma

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Former U.S. Representative Tom Latham announced today that he has lymphoma. Mr. Latham made the announcement Wednesday via social media.  He served in Congress from 1995 to 2015 as a…

Trial of Northwood woman accused of fraudulently using daycare’s credit card is delayed for fifth time

Trial of Northwood woman accused of fraudulently using daycare’s credit card is delayed for fifth time

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Iowa poacher sent to jail for illegal taking deer, lying to authorities

Iowa poacher sent to jail for illegal taking deer, lying to authorities

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Homeland Security chief: “Our borders are not open to illegal migration”

Homeland Security chief: “Our borders are not open to illegal migration”

Statement by Homeland Security Secretary Jeh C. Johnson on Southwest Border Security: January 4, 2016 As I have said repeatedly, our borders are not open to illegal migration; if you…

Northern Iowa woman wins $10,000 lottery prize

Northern Iowa woman wins $10,000 lottery prize

EMMETSBURG, IOWA – A northern Iowa woman’s recent string of lottery luck started with receiving a scratch ticket as a holiday gift, and ended with a big prize two days…

UPDATE: Lake Mills woman reported missing NOW FOUND

UPDATE: Lake Mills woman reported missing NOW FOUND

LAKE MILLS – A Lake Mills woman was reported missing, but has now been found. Sharon Ring, age 25, was reported missing to the Lake Mills Police Department, in Lake…

Police seek clues on stolen SUV

Police seek clues on stolen SUV

MASON CITY – The Mason City Police Department is asking for the community’s help to locate a stolen vehicle. The vehicle is a black 2005 Toyota Sequoia Limited. It was…

Forex: What Can We Expect from the US Dollar?

The US dollar is the single most popular currency in the world, and is also the most dominant reserve currency which is in use around the globe. Often nicknamed ‘The…

Iowa man pleads guilty to receiving child pornography

Iowa man pleads guilty to receiving child pornography

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Chicago man charged with sexual abuse of Iowa child

Chicago man charged with sexual abuse of Iowa child

FORT DODGE – A Chicago man who frequently visits Iowa is in jail after police say he sexually assaulted a child in Fort Dodge. Fort Dodge police report that on…

Convicted drunk driver arrested after pulled over by cops

Convicted drunk driver arrested after pulled over by cops

MASON CITY – A woman accused previously of drunk driving at least three times was stopped while driving after 1:00 AM Wednesday morning and jailed. A Cerro Gordo deputy stopped…

Pickup slams into garbage truck, seriously injuring three Iowans

Pickup slams into garbage truck, seriously injuring three Iowans

WEST UNION, IOWA – A tragic accident left three people – including two from Nashua – with life-threatening injuries when a pickup truck slammed into a garbage truck that was…

Mason City’s Makenzie Meyer nominated for 2016 McDonald’s All American Games

Mason City’s Makenzie Meyer nominated for 2016 McDonald’s All American Games

CHIGAGO – All four members of the University of Iowa women’s basketball 2016 recruiting class were nominated for the McDonald’s All American Games, as announced by McDonald’s Tuesday afternoon. Bre…

Wanted Iowa man caught by law enforcement

Wanted Iowa man caught by law enforcement

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O’Malley to visit Mason City

O’Malley to visit Mason City

MASON CITY – Democratic Presidential hopeful Martin O’Malley will be in Mason City Sunday evening at the Park Inn Hotel to speak. This event is open to the public and…