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Donald Trump releases statement on “Obama’s failed leadership”

Donald Trump releases statement on “Obama’s failed leadership”

From the Donald Trump campaign – “Obama-Clinton have single-handedly destabilized the Middle East, handed Iraq, Libya and Syria to ISIS, and allowed our personnel to be slaughtered at Benghazi. Then…

Boil advisory issued for city of LuVerne

Boil advisory issued for city of LuVerne

LU VERNE, IOWA – A boil advisory for the city of Lu Verne, on the Kossuth-Humboldt county line, has been issued due to maintenance work on the water tower. The…

Mason City man who hurled dude through mall window sent to prison

Mason City man who hurled dude through mall window sent to prison

MASON CITY – A Mason City man accused of smashing a man through a window at a store in Southbridge mall during an altercation has been sent to prison. On…

City of Mason City expense report, July 28, 2016

City of Mason City expense report, July 28, 2016

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 7/28/2016 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ————————— ACCO OTHER SUPPLIES 2,042.45 ADVANCED SYSTEMS INC EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE 271.02 ALLIANT UTILITIES-IPC GAS & ELECTRICITY 96,984.75 ALLIANT UTILITIES-IPC…

Iowa woman charged with robbing bank

Iowa woman charged with robbing bank

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Medicaid listening post now scheduled for August 9 in Charles City

Medicaid listening post now scheduled for August 9 in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – Senators Mary Jo Wilhelm and Amanda Ragan will hold a Medicaid listening post in Charles City August 9. The event will be held at 1 P.M. on…

Search for missing elderly Iowa woman proves unsuccessful

Search for missing elderly Iowa woman proves unsuccessful

WAVERLY, IOWA – An elderly Plainfield, Iowa woman remains missing, but police haven’t given up the search. On July 5, 2016 the Bremer County Sheriff’s Office took a report of…

Charles City man jailed for drunk driving and child endangerment

Charles City man jailed for drunk driving and child endangerment

WAVERLY, IOWA – A convicted drunk driver out of Charles City was caught a second time, this time with kids in the car. The Bremer County Sheriff’s Office reports that…

Iowa man found guilty of trying to murder cop, sent to prison for 25 years

Iowa man found guilty of trying to murder cop, sent to prison for 25 years

OELWEIN, IOWA – A man who was the subject of an intense manhunt after he tried to murder a police officer and then was shot himself as he tried to…

Ernst, Senators Press for answers on Iowa veteran’s death after he was turned away from VA

Ernst, Senators Press for answers on Iowa veteran’s death after he was turned away from VA

WASHINGTON, D.C. – ‎U.S. Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa is today demanding answers from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) after failing to receive a response over her initial letters regarding the…

Opinion: Tragedy demands answers (by Peter Children)

Opinion: Tragedy demands answers (by Peter Children)

The tragedy that racked this community less than 17 days ago still dominates the conversation that fills the air; it’s prevalent in restaurants and coffee shops. In bank lobbies and…

Retired North Iowa woman wins lotto prize, eyes new car

Retired North Iowa woman wins lotto prize, eyes new car

MASON CITY – A North Iowa woman’s winning scratch ticket ended up being worth a lot more than she thought. Sandra Idler of Ionia said she was on her way…