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Minnesota man caught stealing at Mason City Walmart

Minnesota man caught stealing at Mason City Walmart

MASON CITY – A Minnesota man was caught stealing at the Mason City Walmart. Mason City police officers were dispatched for a shoplifter. Officers arrested the subject, 28-year-old Nicholas Alphonse…

Trial date set for man accused of setting an Eagle Grove house on fire

Trial date set for man accused of setting an Eagle Grove house on fire

EAGLE GROVE, Iowa – A Sioux City man accused of setting a house on fire in Wright County will stand trial in January. 21-year-old Luis Antonio Huerta-Valadez is charged with…

Man who was sent to prison for domestic abuse get out of prison and allegedly does it again

Man who was sent to prison for domestic abuse get out of prison and allegedly does it again

CLEAR LAKE – A man who was convicted of domestic abuse in 2015 and then sent to prison was released and was arrested after another incident. Randall Jeremiah Wright, age…

Mason City man facing harassment and domestic abuse charges

Mason City man facing harassment and domestic abuse charges

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Bernie Sanders on Trump election: He “tapped in the anger”

Bernie Sanders on Trump election: He “tapped in the anger”

BURLINGTON, VERMONT – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement Wednesday after Donald Trump was elected president of the United States: “Donald Trump tapped into the anger of…

Subway arsonist gets small victory in appeal

Subway arsonist gets small victory in appeal

DES MOINES – A Mason City man who was arrested, tried and convicted for setting his place of employment on fire and then caught with drugs has lost his appeal…

City of Mason City expense report, November 10, 2016

City of Mason City expense report, November 10, 2016

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 11/10/2016 Payee Description Amount —————————————— —————————— ALL STAR PEST CONTROL REPAIRS AND MAINTENANCE 75.00 ALLIANT UTILITIES-IPC GAS & ELECTRICITY 62,176.45 ARAMARK UNIFORM SERVICES SHOP…

Ernst urges action against ISIS in letter to President ahead of Peru visit

Ernst urges action against ISIS in letter to President ahead of Peru visit

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst sent a letter today to President Obama ahead of his upcoming trip to Peru underscoring her concerns over the growing influence of ISIS…

Demonstrators offer free hugs, ask for peace (video)

Demonstrators offer free hugs, ask for peace (video)

MASON CITY – A group of young adults demonstrated in downtown Mason City Sunday afternoon, offering free hugs and preaching peace. “Free hugs,” and “We are One,” and “Teach Peace”…

Cyclone’s David Montgomery named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

Cyclone’s David Montgomery named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State freshman running back David Montgomery was named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week, announced today by the Big 12 office. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio,…

Stacyville man crashes into sign in alleged drunk driving incident

Stacyville man crashes into sign in alleged drunk driving incident

PLYMOUTH, IOWA – A Stacyville man was arrested after a traffic sign was snapped in half in an alleged drunk driving incident in Plymouth. The collision was investigated by Cerro…

Mason City man busted at Hawkeye football game with .310 blood alcohol level

Mason City man busted at Hawkeye football game with .310 blood alcohol level

IOWA CITY – A Mason City man had a potentially fatal blood alcohol level as he was arrested during the Iowa Hawkeye football game Saturday night in Iowa City. University…

Ohio man who attacked and beat African-American stranger “in the name of the white race” pleads guilty to hate crime

Ohio man who attacked and beat African-American stranger “in the name of the white race” pleads guilty to hate crime

TOLEDO, OHIO – Charles Butler, 33, of Toledo, Ohio, pleaded guilty to a federal hate crime for beating an African-American stranger he saw on the street. The plea was announced…

Iowa volleyball adds four recruits for 2017

Iowa volleyball adds four recruits for 2017

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa volleyball team has added four members for the 2017 squad, head coach Bond Shymansky announced Wednesday. Gabrielle Orr and Halle Johnston will enroll…

Mistakes Every Novice Landlord Makes

Real estate is an attractive option for those looking for a sound investment. However, many novice landlords have jumped onto the rental business bandwagon without first considering the responsibilities and…