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NIACC Students named to All Iowa Academic Team

NIACC Students named to All Iowa Academic Team

MASON CITY – The 2016 All Iowa Academic Team (AIAT) Recognition Ceremony was held on Wednesday, March 2 at the Downtown Des Moines Marriott. This event honors the best and…

Chinese woman awaits sentencing in prostitution case

Chinese woman awaits sentencing in prostitution case

MASON CITY – A Chinese woman has entered a guilty plea after police raided a prostitution house. The raid took place Wednesday, February 24, at 546 East State Street, the…

Mason City man jailed in connection with domestic assault

Mason City man jailed in connection with domestic assault

MASON CITY – Police arrested a Mason City man in connection with a domestic abuse assault case. Officers with the Mason City Police Department arrested 57-year-old Mark Anthony Gladwell after…

Iowa man sentenced to 20 years for heroin and fentanyl conspiracy resulting in two deaths

Iowa man sentenced to 20 years for heroin and fentanyl conspiracy resulting in two deaths

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA – A man who conspired to distribute heroin and fentanyl that led to multiple overdoses and deaths was sentenced today to 20 years in federal prison. DeShaun…

Authorities investigating after Iowa man dies of injuries

Authorities investigating after Iowa man dies of injuries

CHEROKEE, IOWA- On Wednesday, March 30, 2016, the Cherokee, Iowa Police Department was notified by St. Lukes Hospital in Sioux City that Jesse Wendelsdorf, 41, of Cherokee, had been admitted…

Stabbing a woman holding a baby lands Rockford man in jail

Stabbing a woman holding a baby lands Rockford man in jail

ROCKFORD – A Rockford man is accused of injuring a woman who was holding an infant. Lucas Johnson, age 28 of Rockford, was arrested by Floyd county deputies on March…

Legislators Steckman and Ragan refuse to take sides – or lead – on potential pork processing plant (video)

Legislators Steckman and Ragan refuse to take sides – or lead – on potential pork processing plant (video)

MASON CITY – Legislators Sharon Steckman and Amanda Ragan – who both live in Mason City – held a public forum Saturday morning, April 2, 2016 at the Mason City…

Iowa, ISU supporter Richard Jacobson Passes

Iowa, ISU supporter Richard Jacobson Passes

IOWA CITY –¬†Richard O. Jacobson, long-time supporter of the University of Iowa and Iowa athletics, passed away Friday at his home in Florida. He was 79. Funeral services are pending.…

Mason City teen reported missing

Mason City teen reported missing

MASON CITY – A Mason City teen has been reported as missing, and police are seeking clues to help bring him home. Mason City police tell NIT that at about…

Former reserve police officer from Eldora accused of stalking and raping woman

Former reserve police officer from Eldora accused of stalking and raping woman

GRUNDY COUNTY, IOWA – A former reserve police officer from Eldora has been arrested and charged with felony sexual abuse and other crimes. On April 1, 2016, the Grundy County…