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Mason City man jailed and fined for inhaling toxic vapors

Mason City man jailed and fined for inhaling toxic vapors

MASON CITY – A Mason City man served jail time and was ordered to pay fines after a series of bizarre behaviors after he inhaled toxic vapors, a violation of…

Mason City man fell from ladder, was run over by semi, police say

Mason City man fell from ladder, was run over by semi, police say

MASON CITY – A Mason City man’s death has been ruled an accident, after he was found unresponsive and laying in a street. On August 11, 2016, officers and fire…

Mason City man steals from store then runs from and fights police

Mason City man steals from store then runs from and fights police

MASON CITY – A Mason City man allegedly stole from a downtown store and then came back, prompting a call to police, a chase and a struggle. The incident took…

Grassley seeks criminal charges against Planned Parenthood, fetal tissue procurement organizations

Grassley seeks criminal charges against Planned Parenthood, fetal tissue procurement organizations

WASHINGTON – Following an investigation into the practice of fetal tissue transfers and the federal laws governing the practice, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is referring several Planned Parenthood affiliates and…

MCFD excited by Polaris Ranger donated by Odd Fellows

MCFD excited by Polaris Ranger donated by Odd Fellows

MASON CITY – Santa came early to the Mason City Fire Department this year. Through the generosity of the Iowa Grand Lodge of the International Order of Odd Fellows, Mason…

Eldora man arrested after fighting Hardin county sheriff

Eldora man arrested after fighting Hardin county sheriff

ELDORA, IOWA – A wanted man discovered he was going to jail but wouldn’t go quietly as he battled a Northern Iowa sheriff. The incident took place Tuesday, December 13…

Nebraska man sentenced for attempted sex with teen at Sturgis bike rally

Nebraska man sentenced for attempted sex with teen at Sturgis bike rally

OMAHA, NEBRASKA – United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler announced that a Loup City, Nebraska, man convicted of Attempted Trafficking with Respect to Involuntary Servitude and Forced Labor was sentenced…

Three Iowa men sent to federal prison for manufacturing meth

Three Iowa men sent to federal prison for manufacturing meth

CEDAR RAPIDS – Last week, three Cedar County men were sentenced to federal prison on methamphetamine manufacturing charges. Telly Ranzenberger and Brian Hagen were sentenced to 60 months’ imprisonment and…

Good Samaritan risks life to save woman from car sinking in Minnesota pond

Good Samaritan risks life to save woman from car sinking in Minnesota pond

BLOOMINGTON, MINNESOTA – A good Samaritan helped save a woman from her sinking vehicle Wednesday morning after it slid into o holding pond in Bloomington, Minnesota. The woman’s vehicle slid…

Forest City man arrested for domestic assault, faces drug charges

Forest City man arrested for domestic assault, faces drug charges

FOREST CITY – A Forest City man was jailed after an alleged domestic assault incident. Forest City police responded to an domestic incident at a residence on Cresthaven Ct. on…