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NIACC’s Whittington, Block earn first-team all-Region XI-A honors

NIACC’s Whittington, Block earn first-team all-Region XI-A honors

MASON CITY – The NIACC volleyball team landed two players on the NJCAA Region XI-A first team. Sophomores Kaylee Whittington (middle blocker/outside hitter) and Liv Block (defensive specialist) were first-team…

Iowa man pleads guilty to dealing heroin and fentanyl resulting in death and serious injury

Iowa man pleads guilty to dealing heroin and fentanyl resulting in death and serious injury

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who conspired to distribute a mixture containing heroin and a drug called furanylfentanyl to one individual who died and two others who were seriously injured…

Two men hurt in collision Monday morning

Two men hurt in collision Monday morning

RURAL MASON CITY – Two men were hurt in a collision outside Mason City early Monday morning. The accident took place at about 6:45 AM Monday at the intersection of…

Mason City man says he was surrounded and beaten

Mason City man says he was surrounded and beaten

MASON CITY – A Mason City man suffered injuries that required hospitalization after he was surrounded by as many as ten men and then beaten unconscious, and wants the record…

Woman who was accused of furnishing meth and marijuana to jail inmates back behind bars

Woman who was accused of furnishing meth and marijuana to jail inmates back behind bars

MASON CITY – A woman with a long rap sheet who was accused of furnishing methamphetamine and marijuana to her fellow jail inmates is accused of violating her long probation…

Chicago cop charged with sex trafficking and prostituting minors

Chicago cop charged with sex trafficking and prostituting minors

CHICAGO — A criminal complaint unsealed in federal court today charges a Chicago man and 26-year police officer with sex trafficking for allegedly engaging in paid sexual acts with an…

American hostage held in Yemen released

American hostage held in Yemen released

WASHINGTON, D.C. – An American man held captive in Yemen for over 18 months has been released. The U.S. State Department recognized reports of the release of Wallead Yusuf Pitts Luqman,…