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Wanted sword and meth carrying man caught by cops

Wanted sword and meth carrying man caught by cops

MASON CITY – A wanted man a who police apprehended after he was spotted riding an ATV in the downtown area – allegedly in possession of the dangerous drug meth,…

Police sent to hotel to deal with intoxicated man who got violent

Police sent to hotel to deal with intoxicated man who got violent

MASON CITY – Police were called to a Mason City hotel to deal with an intoxicated man who then got violent. The incident took place early on the morning of…

UPDATED: Fatal three-vehicle collision reported Friday evening claims life of young Hampton woman

UPDATED: Fatal three-vehicle collision reported Friday evening claims life of young Hampton woman

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – One person has died as a result of a three-vehicle crash Friday night south of Mason City on Highway 65. On November 25, 2016 at…

Fidel Castro is dead; Trump and Pence rejoice

Fidel Castro is dead; Trump and Pence rejoice

HAVANA, CUBA – The communist leader of Cuba – Fidel Castro – has died, and President-elect Donald Trump and his Vice President Mike Pence feel pretty good about it. Cuban…

Police arrest drunk people at Hawkeye football game

Police arrest drunk people at Hawkeye football game

IOWA CITY – The Iowa Hawkeyes easily disposed of the Nebraska Cornhuskers Friday, November 25, 2016 and the following folks allegedly disposed of plenty of alcoholic beverages, leading to their…

Sheffield man arrested after eluding police

Sheffield man arrested after eluding police

RURAL MASON CITY – Police received a report of a suspicious vehicle and once located, the driver refused to stop, leading to the arrest of a man who served months…

Convicted felon sent to prison for 7 years for crimes in Hancock county

Convicted felon sent to prison for 7 years for crimes in Hancock county

GARNER – A Hancock county man has been sent to prison again, this time for a term of up to 7 years. The Hancock county district court sentenced Arthur Scigliano…

Mason City police arrest man for attempted sexual abuse

Mason City police arrest man for attempted sexual abuse

MASON CITY – Mason City police arrested a man formerly of the Milwaukee area for an alleged attempted sexual abuse. A sex offense was reported to Mason City police Thursday,…

Senators say Obama is preparing to allow Middle Eastern refugees turned away by Australia to enter the U.S.

Senators say Obama is preparing to allow Middle Eastern refugees turned away by Australia to enter the U.S.

WASHINGTON – Congressional Judiciary Committee leaders are expressing frustration and concern with an Obama Administration plan to admit into the United States an unknown number of refugees who Australia has…

Iowa defeats Nebraska, 40-10

Iowa defeats Nebraska, 40-10

IOWA CITY – Iowa (8-4, 6-3) defeated No. 15 Nebraska (9-3, 6-3), 40-10, Friday at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa retains possession of the Heroes Trophy. Iowa is 3-1 in rivalry trophy…