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Grassley says Iowans want voice in process to select next Supreme Court Justice

Grassley says Iowans want voice in process to select next Supreme Court Justice

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says Iowans want a voice in selecting the next Supreme Court Justice, and explained his theory on the Senate Floor recently. Prepared Floor…

Charles City man stopped by deputy, who finds meth pipe and hundreds in cash

Charles City man stopped by deputy, who finds meth pipe and hundreds in cash

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man is behind bars after a Floyd county deputy conducted a traffic stop and found a meth pipe, cash, baggies and a scale. On…

PETA lashes out at trophy hunters, touts brick placed at Vikings’ US Bank Stadium

PETA lashes out at trophy hunters, touts brick placed at Vikings’ US Bank Stadium

MINNEAPOLIS – In advance of the Vikings’ home opener, PETA is unveiling the anti–trophy hunting message ”Trophy Hunting Is Not a Sport. Real Men Hunt for Lombardi Trophies“—that it added…

Trump claims economic policy will create 25 million jobs

Trump claims economic policy will create 25 million jobs

Released Thursday by the Donald Trump campaign – The Trump Economy: 25 Million New Jobs Created In The Next Decade Donald Trump has proposed sweeping reforms in tax, trade, energy…

Iowa man shot dead by police after woman stabbed multiple times

Iowa man shot dead by police after woman stabbed multiple times

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Mason City candidate forum held Tuesday night

Mason City candidate forum held Tuesday night

by Matt Marquardt, NorthIowaToday.com Publisher – NIT crushed it. The candidate forum held Tuesday night at the Mason City library was nothing short of a great success for the candidates…

Quinnipiac Poll: Trump cuts Clinton lead in half

Quinnipiac Poll: Trump cuts Clinton lead in half

NEW YORK – In a largely negative presidential campaign, where most Americans are voting against, rather than for, a candidate, Democrat Hillary Clinton leads Republican Donald Trump 48 – 43…

Grafton man says he is not guilty after violent incident in Mason City

Grafton man says he is not guilty after violent incident in Mason City

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Mason City woman sent to jail for three months after thefts

Mason City woman sent to jail for three months after thefts

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman already on probation for earlier thefts was caught again this summer and found guilty, leading to a probation violation and 3 months behind…

Iowa man faces attempted murder charge after three years of investigation

Iowa man faces attempted murder charge after three years of investigation

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Crisis Intervention to hold ceremony to honor memory of those lost to violent crime

MASON CITY – In 2007, Congress designated September 25th at the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims. The annual National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims gives us all…

Opinion: Mason City man enjoyed candidate forum

Candidate Forum: I went to the NIT candidate forum event Tuesday night; chairs were scarce but I found one in the back row. After observing and listening for an hour…

Car crash leads to arrest of three Iowans with meth, one armed with knife

Car crash leads to arrest of three Iowans with meth, one armed with knife

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Bremer county sheriffs issue citations and warnings in focus on drunk drivers

Bremer county sheriffs issue citations and warnings in focus on drunk drivers

WAVERLY, IOWA – The Bremer County Sheriff’s Office participated in the August 23rd- September 5th, 2016 sTEP wave as part of a grant from the Governor’s Traffic Safety Bureau (GTSB)…

Ford says all production of small cars moving to Mexico

Ford says all production of small cars moving to Mexico

DETROIT, MI – Investors were told today by Ford Motor Company’s CEO that all small car production is heading to Mexico. It has now been widely reported that Mark Fields,…

Mason City man allegedly decks young lady in Iowa City

Mason City man allegedly decks young lady in Iowa City

IOWA CITY – A young man from Mason City is in jail in Iowa City after he allegedly decked a young lady, causing a serious injury. Iowa City police officers…

Mason City dental office manger pleads guilty to stealing nearly $500,000 from two dentists

Mason City dental office manger pleads guilty to stealing nearly $500,000 from two dentists

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Violent Mason City man jailed after punch to female’s face

Violent Mason City man jailed after punch to female’s face

MASON CITY – A man who a North Iowa judge says has a “horrible criminal history” is back in jail after police say he punched a woman in the face…

Ann Casey Johnstone, NIACC Hall of Fame inductee

Ann Casey Johnstone, NIACC Hall of Fame inductee

MASON CITY – The following is the first of a five-part series of stories on the class of 2016 NIACC athletic hall of fame inductees. (By KIRK HARDCASTLE, NIACC sports…

Branstad joins letter to EPA from 7 other Governors of ethanol-producing states, lobbying for “expanded opportunities” for the fuel

Branstad joins letter to EPA from 7 other Governors of ethanol-producing states, lobbying for “expanded opportunities” for the fuel

DES MOINES – Gov. Terry Branstad, along with Gov. Mark Dayton (D-MN), Gov. Jack Dalrymple (R-ND), Gov. Dennis Daugaard (R-SD), Gov. Pete Ricketts (R-NE), Gov. Sam Brownback (R-KS) and Gov. Jay…

Grassley urges FBI to release unclassified Clinton Investigation files

Grassley urges FBI to release unclassified Clinton Investigation files

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley wants more files released connected to the Hillary Clinton scandal, and presented his case today on the U.S. Senate floor. —- Sep 13,…

Mason City police intervene to remove children from putrid house after DHS refuses to help

Mason City police intervene to remove children from putrid house after DHS refuses to help

MASON CITY – Mason City police intervened in a possibly dangerous situation where 3 children were locked in a room that wasn’t much better than a toilet as DHS employees…

Grassley wants answers about serial rapist deported five times

Grassley wants answers about serial rapist deported five times

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) on Tuesday pressed Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson for…

Iowa’s head football coach Kirk Ferentz to be a Hawkeye until 2026

Iowa’s head football coach Kirk Ferentz to be a Hawkeye until 2026

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa announced today a contract extension for head football coach Kirk Ferentz through the 2026 season. The announcement was made by Gary Barta, UI…

Europe’s Bite Out of Apple Shows the Need for U.S. Tax Reform

Europe’s Bite Out of Apple Shows the Need for U.S. Tax Reform

By: Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew In February I wrote to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and raised concerns about the commission’s state-aid investigations involving the tax practices of U.S.…

Three plead guilty to Iowa bank robbery

Three plead guilty to Iowa bank robbery

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Ernst urges FBI to collect crime data on stalking and domestic violence

Ernst urges FBI to collect crime data on stalking and domestic violence

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Joni Ernst (R-IA) today sent a letter to James Comey, Director of the FBI, and Loretta Lynch, Attorney General of the…

Clear Lake man arrested for felony drunk driving

Clear Lake man arrested for felony drunk driving

CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A Clear Lake man has been charged with felony drunk driving. Zachary Michael Lincoln, age 33 of Clear Lake is facing a felony drunk driving charge…

Dubuque crash injures three people

Dubuque crash injures three people

DUBUQUE, IOWA – A nearly head-on crash in Dubuque Monday injured three people and sent them to area hospitals. On September 12th, 2016, at 10:13 a.m., Dubuque Police & Fire…

For second straight week, Khat earns national cross country honor

For second straight week, Khat earns national cross country honor

MASON CITY – For the second straight week, NIACC’s Wal Khat has been selected as the NJCAA Division I athlete of the week by the United States Track and Field…

Cops catch Iowa man with large amount of suspected meth

Cops catch Iowa man with large amount of suspected meth

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Minnesota man found with storage unit full of illegal drugs, police say

Minnesota man found with storage unit full of illegal drugs, police say

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Police arrest 13 people during Iowa versus Iowa State football game

Police arrest 13 people during Iowa versus Iowa State football game

IOWA CITY – Drunken, sometimes belligerent, behavior led to the arrest of thirteen people during the state’s biggest rivalry football game. UI Police issued the following number of citations: PAULA…

Mason City man arrested for choking a woman

Mason City man arrested for choking a woman

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was taken to jail after allegedly attempting to choke a woman. Mason City police tell NIT that Daniel Aaron Brunning, age 27 of…

City council candidate forum is all set for Tuesday night

City council candidate forum is all set for Tuesday night

EMAIL MONDAY MORNING TO ALL 8 CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES: Good morning gentlemen. I’d like to answer a few questions for you all that I’ve gotten. 1) How many candidates will…

Belmond man arrested for stealing necklace from Pure Pleasure store

Belmond man arrested for stealing necklace from Pure Pleasure store

MASON CITY – A Belmond man was taken to jail after trying to steal a necklace from an adult novelty store in Mason City. Sunday morning after midnight, a Cerro…

Belmond woman’s motorcycle spins out of control after encountering flock of birds

Belmond woman’s motorcycle spins out of control after encountering flock of birds

VENTURA, IOWA – A Belmond woman was injured Sunday afternoon when her Harley-Davidson motorcycle encountered a flock of birds and she had to lay the bike down. On September 11…

Hillary Clinton calls Trump supporters ‘basket of deplorable’ then collapses on Sunday

Hillary Clinton calls Trump supporters ‘basket of deplorable’ then collapses on Sunday

NEW YORK – At a fundraiser held Friday, Hillary Clinton said that half of rival Donald Trump’s supporters belong in a “basket of deplorable” then collapsed Sunday at a 9-11…

Iowa woman pleads guilty to identity theft, stealing from the government, and lying to receive housing assistance

Iowa woman pleads guilty to identity theft, stealing from the government, and lying to receive housing assistance

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North-Central Iowa man pleads guilty to unlawfully storing hazardous waste

North-Central Iowa man pleads guilty to unlawfully storing hazardous waste

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