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Mason City lawyer Kristy Arzberger’s law license suspended for “collecting extraordinary fees”

Mason City lawyer Kristy Arzberger’s law license suspended for “collecting extraordinary fees”

DES MOINES – The Iowa Supreme Court Attorney Disciplinary Board ruled that Mason City attorney Kristy B. Arzberger violated the Iowa Rule of Professional Conduct for “collecting extraordinary fees” and…

Iowa Supreme Court upholds Branstad’s veto of funding that closed two mental health facilities

Iowa Supreme Court upholds Branstad’s veto of funding that closed two mental health facilities

DES MOINES – An Iowa union chief and state legislators sued Governor Terry Branstad, contending the Governor’s item veto of appropriations for the mental health institutes in Mount Pleasant and…

DNR investigating hog manure spill near Le Mars in Northern Iowa

DNR investigating hog manure spill near Le Mars in Northern Iowa

LE MARS, IOWA – DNR staff from the Spencer field office are en route to a manure spill about 3 miles southeast of Le Mars in Plymouth County. About 1…

Cerro Gordo County carbon monoxide poisoning Emergency Room visits are double the state rate

Cerro Gordo County carbon monoxide poisoning Emergency Room visits are double the state rate

MASON CITY – With colder temperatures just around the corner, heaters and ways to keep warm will be turned on. But do you know if your heat source is working…

Men’s basketball: Cyclones sign highly-regarded class of recruits to team

Men’s basketball: Cyclones sign highly-regarded class of recruits to team

AMES, IOWA – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach Steve Prohm announced the signing of his second class at the school Wednesday, the top class in school history during the…

Al Gore still hopeful U.S. pursues climate change fix under Trump

Al Gore still hopeful U.S. pursues climate change fix under Trump

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Former Vice President Al Gore said this week that despite the fact Republican Donald Trump is the president-elect, he hopes the U.S. will continue to pursue a…

Allegedly drugged-out Clear Lake man intentionally runs down bicyclist

Allegedly drugged-out Clear Lake man intentionally runs down bicyclist

CLEAR LAKE – A Clear Lake man who place say was under the influence of drugs ran down a bicyclist and now faces felony charges. Clear Lake police say that…

NIACC men ranked 8th, women 21st in final poll before nationals

NIACC men ranked 8th, women 21st in final poll before nationals

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s cross country team is ranked No. 8 and the NIACC women are ranked No. 21 in the final USTFCCCA rankings of the season. Both…

Courthouse colllision leads to arrest of Mason city man for drunk driving

Courthouse colllision leads to arrest of Mason city man for drunk driving

MASON CITY – A Mason City man who has served time for drunk driving was involved in a collision at the courthouse on voting day and taken to jail. The accident…

Mason City woman caught with meth while driving illegally

Mason City woman caught with meth while driving illegally

MASON CITY – An illegal driver had meth in her possession, police discovered during a routine traffic stop. Lisa Irene Schaer, age 46 of Mason City, was stopped at 10:15…

Mason City man accused of stealing

Mason City man accused of stealing

MASON CITY – Police were called to a Mason City residence on a report of a theft and later located the alleged culprit, who was taken to jail. Mason City…

Garner woman gets probation in felony cases, must complete drug program

Garner woman gets probation in felony cases, must complete drug program

MASON CITY – A Garner woman accused by Mason City police of felony forgery has been put on probation and socked with plenty of court costs. Maggie Mae Moyer, age…