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UPDATED: Two dead in double homicide in Mason City today

UPDATED: Two dead in double homicide in Mason City today

MASON CITY – Two people are dead and a man is in custody after a double homicide Thursday morning in Mason City. This morning at 2:15 AM, Mason City police…

Rep. Linda Upmeyer re-elected as Speaker of the House

Rep. Linda Upmeyer re-elected as Speaker of the House

DES MOINES – House Republicans elected new leadership to lead the caucus into the 2017 legislative session. Rep. Linda Upmeyer (R-Clear Lake) was re-elected as Speaker of the House. Upmeyer…

Superintendent finalists announced by the Mason City school board

Superintendent finalists announced by the Mason City school board

MASON CITY – The Mason City School Board and search consultant are excited to announce finalists for the position of district superintendent. The two finalists were selected based on an…

Guilty plea entered by man for unlawfully disposing of New Hampton’s sewage sludge

Guilty plea entered by man for unlawfully disposing of New Hampton’s sewage sludge

CEDAR RAPIDS – A northern Iowa man pled guilty yesterday in federal court in Cedar Rapids to unlawfully disposing of the City of New Hampton’s sewage sludge. Donald James Warnke,…

Man who planted bombs in the heart of Manhattan and in New Jersey indicted in court

Man who planted bombs in the heart of Manhattan and in New Jersey indicted in court

NEW YORK – Ahmad Khan Rahimi aka Ahmad Rahami, 28, of Elizabeth, New Jersey, was charged today in Manhattan federal court in an eight-count indictment for offenses related to his…

President-elect Trump announces 100 day plan

President-elect Trump announces 100 day plan

NEW YORK – President-elect Donald Trump is setting forth on a course to try to “drain the swamp” in Washington, D.C. and stamp out corruption. As part of his “100-day…

Iowa women beat North Dakota, 75-60

Iowa women beat North Dakota, 75-60

GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA – The Iowa women’s basketball team defeated North Dakota Wednesday in a road contest, 75-60. Three Hawkeyes reached double figures. They include: Ally Disterhoft (20), Megan…