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Iowa man sentenced to 11 years in prison for enticement of young girls

Iowa man sentenced to 11 years in prison for enticement of young girls

CEDAR RAPIDS – A former school bus attendant who enticed three young girls was sentenced today to 11 years in federal prison. Tyler Konigsmark, age 20, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa,…

Man who was sent to prison for burglarizing Mason City homes wants sentence reconsidered

Man who was sent to prison for burglarizing Mason City homes wants sentence reconsidered

MASON CITY – A man who was caught by police fleeing the scene of a Mason City burglary crime back in 2015 and was then sent to prison wants his sentence…

Northwood woman in trouble for weed possession in Mason City

Northwood woman in trouble for weed possession in Mason City

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Hoverboards worth thousands of dollars stolen from Mason City store

Hoverboards worth thousands of dollars stolen from Mason City store

MASON CITY – Eight people allegedly stole hoverboards worth thousands of dollars from a Mason City store in a brazen getaway, police said today. According to the Mason City police department,…

White bar patrons feel blue, see red, after black thief steals their green

White bar patrons feel blue, see red, after black thief steals their green

CLEAR LAKE – A man allegedly walked into a popular downtown Clear Lake establishment, declared he was writing a book about “being black in North Iowa” and helped himself to…

K9 cop finds woman’s body in Hardin county

K9 cop finds woman’s body in Hardin county

IOWA FALLS – A missing woman’s body from Minnesota was found Wednesday with the help of a K9 cop. On November 30, 2016, the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office was investigating…

Waterloo man sent to prison for receiving child porn

Waterloo man sent to prison for receiving child porn

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa man who received child pornography was sentenced today to 5 years in federal prison. Forrest Rindels, age 60, of Waterloo, Iowa, received the sentence after…

Clear Lake man accused of felony burglary after police investigation

Clear Lake man accused of felony burglary after police investigation

CLEAR LAKE – An investigation by Clear Lake police has led to the arrest of a local man on felony charges in connection to a burglary. On July 13, 2016,…

Grassley seeks details on Somali refugee behind Ohio State University attack

Grassley seeks details on Somali refugee behind Ohio State University attack

WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is seeking the immigration and criminal history of the man who launched an attack on Ohio State University’s campus Monday, leaving 11…

Ernst meets with Army Corps to discuss Iowa flooding

Ernst meets with Army Corps to discuss Iowa flooding

WASHINGTON, D.C. – At her request, today U.S. Senator Joni Ernst met with the head of the United States Army Corps of Engineers to discuss and urge the prioritization for…

Ernst, Heitkamp Program Management Bill heads to President’s desk

Ernst, Heitkamp Program Management Bill heads to President’s desk

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) released the following statements on their bipartisan legislation, the Program Management Improvement and Accountability Act heading to the…

Ernst supports extending sanctions against Iran

Ernst supports extending sanctions against Iran

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Iran Sanctions Extension Act, which would extend for 10 years sanctions authorities…

No one hurt in collision Thursday morning at busy Mason City intersection

No one hurt in collision Thursday morning at busy Mason City intersection

MASON CITY – There was only damage to two vehicles in a Thursday morning traffic accident at a busy Mason City intersection. Mason City police say that at 9:23 AM…

Donald Trump says he is stepping out of his businesses to be President

Donald Trump says he is stepping out of his businesses to be President

NEW YORK – President-elect Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he will step away from his businesses to give all his energy to being President. “I will be holding a major…