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Two California police officers shot dead by gunman

Two California police officers shot dead by gunman

PALM SPRINGS, CA – Two Palm Springs, California Police officers lost their lives in the line of duty Saturday and a gunman is in custody. On Saturday, October 8, 2016,…

Iowa man pleads guilty to deer poaching and meth possession, must pay thousands in fines and damages

Iowa man pleads guilty to deer poaching and meth possession, must pay thousands in fines and damages

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Greene man guilty of rape

Greene man guilty of rape

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Blumenthal & Ernst Introduce Bill to Establish “Gold Star” Stamp, Honoring the Sacrifice of Families Who Have Lost a Loved One in Combat

WASHINGTON, D.C. – To reaffirm and revive our nation’s longstanding commitment to Gold Star Mothers and Gold Star Families, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA)…

Mason City man arrested after dispute at North End house

Mason City man arrested after dispute at North End house

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Steckman says lawmakers will push to expand medical cannabis

Steckman says lawmakers will push to expand medical cannabis

MASON CITY – Representative Sharon Steckman says lawmakers in Des Moines plan to introduce another bill next year to expand the use of medical cannabis. According to a newsletter she…

Dumont meth dealer to be freed from prison early thanks to Obama

Dumont meth dealer to be freed from prison early thanks to Obama

DUMONT, IOWA – A North Iowa meth dealer will see freedom much sooner after clemency was granted by President Barack Obama. Michael Jay Bertram, age 52 formerly of Dumont, Iowa…

Storm Lake pork plant water system malfunction sends waste into sewer system; DNR investigates

Storm Lake pork plant water system malfunction sends waste into sewer system; DNR investigates

STORM LAKE, IOWA – An incident Saturday at the Tyson pork plant in Storm Lake resulted in wastewater flowing into a storm sewer and a warning from the DNR to…

State investigators called when two people found dead in Iowa home

State investigators called when two people found dead in Iowa home

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Man allegedly threatens to kill police and emergency responders who attempted to help him

Man allegedly threatens to kill police and emergency responders who attempted to help him

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was taken to jail after a medical call went wrong. Mason City police tell NIT that on Thursday evening, October 6 at about…

Clarksville woman guilty of meth possession, caught drunk driving

Clarksville woman guilty of meth possession, caught drunk driving

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NIACC soccer team tops Northeast CC, 4-3

NIACC soccer team tops Northeast CC, 4-3

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s soccer team topped Northeast CC 4-3 in ICCAC action Saturday at the NIACC pitch. NIACC jumped out to a 4-0 lead at the half…