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UPDATE: Arrest made in downtown Mason City shooting

UPDATE: Arrest made in downtown Mason City shooting

MASON CITY – Police announced Sunday evening that they have made an arrest in connection to the violent shooting incident that took place in downtown Mason City earlier in the…

Mason City man guilty twice of domestic abuse and drug possession

Mason City man guilty twice of domestic abuse and drug possession

MASON CITY – A Mason City man has been caught with meth, marijuana and a long knife and has twice committed domestic abuse, landing him in the Beje Clark halfway house.…

Iowa mom wants Senator re-elected for benefits of medical cannabis

Iowa mom wants Senator re-elected for benefits of medical cannabis

Letter to the Editor from Erin Miller: I’m an Iowa mom from Dallas Center. I want to thank your community for sending Mary Jo Wilhelm to the Iowa Senate. Thanks…

Second shooting in days reported in Mason City; victim in critical condition

Second shooting in days reported in Mason City; victim in critical condition

MASON CITY – One man was shot Sunday morning in downtown Mason City at the Southbridge Mall plaza area. On Sunday, October 23, 2016, at 2:06 AM, Mason City Police…

NIACC soccer team falls to Iowa Lakes

NIACC soccer team falls to Iowa Lakes

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s soccer team wrapped up the regular season with a 4-1 loss to No. 18 Iowa Lakes Saturday at the NIACC pitch. Iowa Lakes (13-4…

Former Mohawk Recinos kicks first field goal in Iowa’s 17-9 loss to Wisconsin

Former Mohawk Recinos kicks first field goal in Iowa’s 17-9 loss to Wisconsin

IOWA CITY – Iowa (5‐3, 3‐2) was defeated by Wisconsin (5‐2, 2‐2), 17‐9, Saturday at Kinnick Stadium. Kicker Miguel Recinos’s 47‐yard field as time expired in the first half was…

Man with gun and drugs arrested while walking down North End street

Man with gun and drugs arrested while walking down North End street

MASON CITY – A man with a sketchy criminal past was reported to be walking in Federal Avenue with a gun, and police converged and arrested him. The incident took…

Senate investigation reveals billions in taxpayer dollars squandered by agencies that failed to implement recommendations from inspectors general

Senate investigation reveals billions in taxpayer dollars squandered by agencies that failed to implement recommendations from inspectors general

WASHINGTON — Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley and Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson released a report showing billions of dollars of waste in the federal government. Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Johnson,…

NIACC volleyball team splits pair of matches

NIACC volleyball team splits pair of matches

FORT DODGE – The NIACC volleyball team split a pair of matches at the Iowa Central Triton Volleyball Invitational Saturday. NIACC dropped a 3-0 decision to North Platte CC and…