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Police: Nude cleaning service in Mason City may not be illegal

Police: Nude cleaning service in Mason City may not be illegal

MASON CITY – There is a nude cleaning service operating in Mason City, and police say it may not be illegal. NIT recently spoke to a person who claims she,…

Drug smugglers disguise pot in carrot shipment

Drug smugglers disguise pot in carrot shipment

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Fort Dodge felon charged with sexual assault

Fort Dodge felon charged with sexual assault

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Grassley concerned with attempts to weaken Visa applicant interview rules

Grassley concerned with attempts to weaken Visa applicant interview rules

WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is pressing the Obama administration to explain proposals that further weaken the law regarding interviews for foreign nationals applying for visas to…

Cyclones name Jim Hofher passing game coordinator

Cyclones name Jim Hofher passing game coordinator

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head football coach Matt Campbell announced today that Jim Hofher, who owns 35 years of collegiate coaching experience, including 13 years as a head coach…

Wanted Charles City man jailed again in meth-dealing case

Wanted Charles City man jailed again in meth-dealing case

MASON CITY – A man who was rounded up by the drug task force on warrants two years ago for dealing meth was again sought by law enforcement and jailed…

NIT announces gift card drawing winner for 1-13-2016

NIT announces gift card drawing winner for 1-13-2016

And the winner is… for today’s Amazon gift card giveaway – you have until 9:30 PM CST to claim your prize: Jennifer Jo Anderson Please send a message on Facebook…

Forest City woman caught stealing again

Forest City woman caught stealing again

FOREST CITY, IOWA – A Forest City woman was jailed for allegedly stealing booze from a convenience store. Forest City police were called on December 28, 2015 at 3:05 PM,…

Secretary of Defense hails Iran’s swift return of 10 U.S. sailors

Secretary of Defense hails Iran’s swift return of 10 U.S. sailors

WASHINGTON — Ten U.S. Navy sailors who were traveling from Kuwait to Bahrain yesterday when contact was lost with their pair of small craft are back in U.S. hands. “I…

Disturbance leads to arrest of Rockwell man

Disturbance leads to arrest of Rockwell man

ROCKWELL, IOWA – A Rockwell man was jailed after law enforcement was called to an apartment there. A theft and disturbance was reported to police on January 12 at about…

Latest poll: Bernie surges past Hillary to take Iowa lead

Latest poll: Bernie surges past Hillary to take Iowa lead

HAMDEN, CONNECTICUT – Hillary is slipping fast in Iowa, the latest poll numbers indicate. The Iowa Democratic Caucus is going down to the wire as Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders wins…

Charles City fire causes families to lose homes

Charles City fire causes families to lose homes

CHARLES CITY – Several families are in need of assistance in Charles City after a fire swept through an apartment house there Monday. The fire was reported at about 2:30…

Rockwell parish and school to “burn itself out” as firefighters monitor scene

Rockwell parish and school to “burn itself out” as firefighters monitor scene

ROCKWELL, IOWA – Fire crews battled a large blaze at the Sacred Heart parish and school in Rockwell all day Wednesday, and Rockwell Fire Chief Mark Lowe says the plan…

NIACC’s Van Vliet earns ICCAC player of week honor

NIACC’s Van Vliet earns ICCAC player of week honor

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore Boy Van Vliet has been selected as the ICCAC men’s basketball player of the week for Jan. 4-10. Van Vliet, who is from the Netherlands, averaged…

City of Mason City expense report, 12-31-2015

City of Mason City expense report, 12-31-2015

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 12/31/2015 Payee Description Amount —————————————— —————————– ACCO SITE IMPROVEMENTS 2,320.00 AFFORDABLE TOWING M/E REPAIRS 50.00 ARAMARK UNIFORM SERVICES SUPPLIES & LAUNDRY 720.11 ARKANSAS SURGICAL…

City of Mason City expense report, December 24, 2015

City of Mason City expense report, December 24, 2015

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 12/24/2015 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ——————————– ADAMS SHARPENINGM/E REPAIRS 24.00 ALLIANT UTILITIES-IPC GAS & ELECTRICITY 70,527.49 ARAMARK UNIFORM SERVICES SUPPLIES & LAUNDRY 1,289.38 ARNOLD…