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President Obama announces high school graduation rate has reached new high

President Obama announces high school graduation rate has reached new high

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Obama announced Monday that America’s high school graduation rate has reached a record new high of 83.2 percent. The high school graduation rate has risen steadily…

Target pulls clown masks from shelves over nationwide scare

Target pulls clown masks from shelves over nationwide scare

MINNEAPOLIS – One of the biggest retailers in the country has reacted to the nationwide clown scare, pulling creepy clown masks from its shelves and websites to help stamp out…

ISU’s Morris named to Cousy Award Watch List

ISU’s Morris named to Cousy Award Watch List

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State senior Monté Morris has been named as one of 20 watch list candidates for the 2017 Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award presented…

University of Iowa student jokes about “active shooter,” causes dorm to evacuate

University of Iowa student jokes about “active shooter,” causes dorm to evacuate

IOWA CITY – A University of Iowa freshman was arrested after his prank went all wrong this weekend. At approximately 5:08 PM on Saturday, October 15, the University of Iowa…

Two people found shot dead south of Decorah

Two people found shot dead south of Decorah

DECORAH, IOWA – Emergency calls alerted law enforcement near Decorah of shots fired, and an investigation found two people dead as a result. At approximately 6:36 pm on October 16,…

Wisconsin men accused of trying to join ISIS

Wisconsin men accused of trying to join ISIS

MILWAUKEE, WI – Two Wisconsin men tried to join the ISIS terror group and were caught and now face prosecution. Jason Michael Ludke, 35, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin has been charged…

Eagle grove women face felony theft charges after attempted heist from Fleet Farm

Eagle grove women face felony theft charges after attempted heist from Fleet Farm

MASON CITY – Two women made the journey to Mason City to steal on more than one occasion and finally got caught – now they face felonies and potential prison…

Former Iowa jail administrator charged with felony theft

Former Iowa jail administrator charged with felony theft

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Mason City seeks lease with new owner of Southbridge Mall to build ice arena

Mason City seeks lease with new owner of Southbridge Mall to build ice arena

MASON CITY – Despite the questionable track record of the new owner of Southbridge Mall, Mason City officials are quickly moving ahead with a plan to build an arena there. A…