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Mason City fire department won’t confirm fatality at fire, yet

Mason City fire department won’t confirm fatality at fire, yet

MASON CITY – A potentially fatal fire was reported early Sunday in a residential Mason City neighborhood. NIT readers reported that a man had died in a fire at 957…

NIACC’s Day qualifies for nationals in 1,500

NIACC’s Day qualifies for nationals in 1,500

DES MOINES – NIACC’s Jacob Day won the 1,500-meter run in a time of 4 minutes, 3.21 seconds at the Grand View Invitational on Friday. Day’s time met the NJCAA…

Clear Lake man arrested for drunk driving

Clear Lake man arrested for drunk driving

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Floyd county supervisors recommend denial of CAFO expansion due to water quality concerns

Floyd county supervisors recommend denial of CAFO expansion due to water quality concerns

CHARLES CITY – An existing confined animal feeding operation (CAFO) in Floyd county submitted a construction permit for expansion, but the board of supervisors recommended denial of the permit due…

Joint law enforcement center closer to reality in Charles City

Joint law enforcement center closer to reality in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – An aging jail in Charles City prompted talks of a joint law enforcement center, and Floyd county supervisors took action on the matter earlier this week. Floyd…

Prostitute fails to pay fines, is charged with theft again

Prostitute fails to pay fines, is charged with theft again

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For kids: Mind Mania is June 20-24 at NIACC

For kids: Mind Mania is June 20-24 at NIACC

MASON CITY – A day camp just for kids is being offered this summer at NIACC. North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) says Mind Mania camp “is the best week…

Branstad administration releases one-page application for restoration of felons’ voting rights

Branstad administration releases one-page application for restoration of felons’ voting rights

DES MOINES – Today, the Branstad-Reynolds administration announced that they are conducting a review of all four of the executive clemency applications to streamline the process and find government efficiencies.…

Two teens allegedly shoplifted at Walmart

Two teens allegedly shoplifted at Walmart

MASON CITY – Two North Iowa teens were caught shoplifting at Walmart this weekend. A theft was reported at Walmart, 4151 4th Street SW, on Friday, April 29 at about…

Iowa man sent to prison for 25 years for sexual abuse committed in Franklin county

Iowa man sent to prison for 25 years for sexual abuse committed in Franklin county

HAMPTON, IOWA – An Iowa man has been sentenced to up to 25 years in prison for a sex crime committed in Franklin county. Joshua Snyder, age 34 of Pomeroy,…

Minneapolis man arrested after domestic incident at pet grooming store

Minneapolis man arrested after domestic incident at pet grooming store

MASON CITY – Police were called to a domestic incident in the city’s North End this weekend and arrested a Minneapolis man. Mason City police responded to a call to…

Abducted by armed men, Iowa teen left unharmed at side of road

Abducted by armed men, Iowa teen left unharmed at side of road

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