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UPDATED: Buffalo Center man dead, three others injured in apparent head-on crash reported near Hanlontown (photos)

UPDATED: Buffalo Center man dead, three others injured in apparent head-on crash reported near Hanlontown (photos)

HANLONTOWN – What appears to be a two-car head-on crash was reported Monday afternoon near Hanlontown, killing one person and injuring three. A two-car accident took place sometime before 2:30…

Fire destroys combine in bean field near Sheffield

Fire destroys combine in bean field near Sheffield

SHEFFIELD, IOWA – A combine caught fire in a bean field near Sheffield, but the operator escaped injury. On the evening of October 10, 2016 around 7:00 PM, the Cerro…

Former reserve police officer from Eldora sent to prison for stalking and raping woman

Former reserve police officer from Eldora sent to prison for stalking and raping woman

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Handy officer helps citizen retrieve keys dropped in storm drain

Handy officer helps citizen retrieve keys dropped in storm drain

MASON CITY – Police do not just arrest people – often times, they help, too. This was the case Sunday afternoon in downtown Mason City. A man had dropped his…

Iowa man shoots at police with female hostage; charged with attempted murder

Iowa man shoots at police with female hostage; charged with attempted murder

AURORA, IOWA – A standoff with police this weekend in a small Iowa town involved a man shooting at police before he was apprehended. On Saturday, October 08, 2016 at…

Man passed out near railroad tracks causes train to stop

Man passed out near railroad tracks causes train to stop

MASON CITY – An intoxicated man was arrested after he was seen passed out near railroad tracks, causing a traffic delay Sunday. The incident took place on Sunday, October 9,…

Two dead – including a baby – in Sunday afternoon shooting in south Minneapolis

Two dead – including a baby – in Sunday afternoon shooting in south Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS – A man sitting in a parked car, along with a an 8-month-old baby, were both shot and killed Sunday in Minneapolis. Minneapolis police officers from the Third Precinct…