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Arizona man guilty of drug charge after auto accident

Arizona man guilty of drug charge after auto accident

ROCKWELL, IOWA – An Arizona man who was arrested after he rear-ended another vehicle causing an auto accident is guilty of a drug offense. On Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 at…

Mason City man sent to jail for 6 months for numerous public intox arrests

Mason City man sent to jail for 6 months for numerous public intox arrests

MASON CITY – A Mason City man must serve a 6 month jail term after numerous public intoxication arrests. Timothy Scot Lumley, age 55, was sentenced in July to spend…

Iowa State volleyball tabbed to finish third in Big 12

Iowa State volleyball tabbed to finish third in Big 12

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State volleyball team was picked to finish third in the 2016 big 12 Preseason Volleyball Poll, released Thursday. This marks the eighth-consecutive season that the…

Cyclone receiver Lazard named to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

Cyclone receiver Lazard named to Biletnikoff Award Watch List

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State junior Allen Lazard is one of the best wide receivers in the nation. The voting members of the award distributed to the country’s most outstanding…

Mexico City man sentenced to prison for dealing methamphetamine in Iowa

Mexico City man sentenced to prison for dealing methamphetamine in Iowa

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NATO slams North Korean missile launch

NATO slams North Korean missile launch

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM – NATO condemned North Korea’s ballistic missile test conducted August 3, which caused one missile to land in Japan’s Exclusive Economic Zone. A NATO official said “this is…

ISU bus driver sentenced for running over student

ISU bus driver sentenced for running over student

AMES, IOWA – An Iowa State University campus bus driver accused of running down a student who died as a result has pleaded guilty in the case and has been…

Mason City voter’s opinion: Only when Weaver was gone did town realize his true worth

Mason City voter’s opinion: Only when Weaver was gone did town realize his true worth

Not until Max Weaver was gone from that council table did this population realize his true worth. With that seat at the table, Weaver would have had the authority to…

Mason City man receives death threat from internet scammer

Mason City man receives death threat from internet scammer

MASON CITY – A Mason City man received a terrifying email in which the sender claimed to have been paid thousands of dollars to “terminate” him and asked for money…

Collision leads to arrest of Mason City man for drunk driving

Collision leads to arrest of Mason City man for drunk driving

MASON CITY – A Mason City man is facing a second-offense drunk driving charge after police investigated a collision. The incident took place before 11:00 PM on Thursday, August 4.…

Reagan shooter Hinckley to be released

Reagan shooter Hinckley to be released

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan is set to be released from a psych ward, and Americans don’t agree with the decision. A federal…

ACLU says cops might be too hard on demonstrators at Minnesota governor’s mansion

ACLU says cops might be too hard on demonstrators at Minnesota governor’s mansion

ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA – Regarding police treatment of Philando Castile demonstrators, this week the ACLU of Minnesota sent a letter to Mayor Chris Coleman as well as Chief Todd Axtell…

All Veterans – All Eras barbecue to be held this year

All Veterans – All Eras barbecue to be held this year

NORTHWOOD, IOWA – A family-friendly barbecue for all veterans will be held once again this year in Northwood. Veterans and their families are invited to the 12th annual “ALL VETERANS…

Gov. Branstad orders flags at half-staff to honor fallen West Des Moines Police Officer

Gov. Branstad orders flags at half-staff to honor fallen West Des Moines Police Officer

DES MOINES – Gov. Terry Branstad has ordered all flags in Iowa be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Monday, August 8, 2016, to honor West Des Moines…

All-star baseball games played in Mason City

All-star baseball games played in Mason City

MASON CITY – The East and West Large school squads picked up wins Friday in the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association all-star series at Roosevelt Field. The Large School…