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Iowa man jailed in Grundy county hung himself, officials say

Iowa man jailed in Grundy county hung himself, officials say

GRUNDY CENTER, IOWA – An inmate in the Grundy county, Iowa jail hung himself, officials disclosed Friday night. On Thursday, January 28, 2016, shortly after 9 p.m., officials with the…

Hawkeyes’s 34-6 win over Gophers is the largest in the series in 24 years

Hawkeyes’s 34-6 win over Gophers is the largest in the series in 24 years

IOWA CITY – The second-ranked University of Iowa wrestling team delivered a 34-6 defeat to No. 23 Minnesota on Friday night at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The Hawkeyes won eight of 10…

City of Mason City expense report, January 28, 2016

City of Mason City expense report, January 28, 2016

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 1/28/2016 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ——————————- ADAMS SHARPENING MAINTENANCE MATERIAL 30.00 ADVANCED SYSTEMS INC COPY CHARGE 208.59 ARAMARK UNIFORM SERVICES SUPPLIES & LAUNDRY 640.46…

Kosovo Consulate grand opening held Friday in downtown Des Moines

Kosovo Consulate grand opening held Friday in downtown Des Moines

DES MOINES – A one-of-a-kind event took place today in Des Moines, with the opening of the very first diplomatic office for a foreign country in Iowa. This office, based…

Two Mason City men caught with meth

Two Mason City men caught with meth

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Fort Dodge bank robbed today, one arrested

Fort Dodge bank robbed today, one arrested

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Third time’s a charm? North Iowa man caught again and charged with felony drunk driving

Third time’s a charm?  North Iowa man caught again and charged with felony drunk driving

CERRO GORDO COUNTY, IOWA – A North Iowa man has been arrested for a third time for felony third offense drunk driving after leniency was shown to him the first…

Migrant children given over to human traffickers by inept federal agency, Senators say

Migrant children given over to human traffickers by inept federal agency, Senators say

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Children under the watchful eye of the federal government and at the mercy of their oversight were placed with human traffickers who forced them to work up to…

Cedar Rapids police investigate shooting that left man hospitalized

Cedar Rapids police investigate shooting that left man hospitalized

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Update on sex abuse investigation at Iowa boarding school

Update on sex abuse investigation at Iowa boarding school

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NIACC softball team inks 5 players

NIACC softball team inks 5 players

MASON CITY – The NIACC softball team has signed five players to national letter of intents. Signing with the Lady Trojans for the 2017 season are Pella Christian’s Courtney Johannes,…

Chinese national guilty of conspiring to steal trade secrets

Chinese national guilty of conspiring to steal trade secrets

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Trump says he raised $6 million for veterans as GOP rivals bickered at debate

Trump says he raised $6 million for veterans as GOP rivals bickered at debate

DES MOINES – Donald Trump upstaged the Fox News Republican presidential debate Thursday night, saying he raised millions at his own event while his adversaries fought it out. As the GOP…