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Iowa man faces felony arson charge after residential fire

Iowa man faces felony arson charge after residential fire

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Iowa State Patrol issues thousands of speeding tickets in January

Iowa State Patrol issues thousands of speeding tickets in January

CEDAR RAPIDS – The Iowa State Patrol was very busy in January, issuing well over 6,000 speeding citations. Today, the Iowa State Patrol released some information about its activities. In…

Eagle Grove woman awaits sentencing after leaving small child stranded outside in cold rain

Eagle Grove woman awaits sentencing after leaving small child stranded outside in cold rain

CLARION, IOWA – The mother of a stranded two-year-old child left outside in the rain wearing only pajamas and no shoes has been released from jail and could face years behind…

Iowa man allegedly flees Walmart with stolen shotguns

Iowa man allegedly flees Walmart with stolen shotguns

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Cyclones’ Monte Morris Named Big 12 Player of the Week

Cyclones’ Monte Morris Named Big 12 Player of the Week

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State senior guard Monté Morris has been named Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week after helping Iowa State to a pair of wins at…

President Trump’s first Joint Address to Congress set for Tuesday night

President Trump’s first Joint Address to Congress set for Tuesday night

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald J. Trump will be delivering his first address to a Joint Session of Congress on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Be sure to tune in as the…

Q&A with Senator Charles Grassley on Iowa Agriculture

Q&A with Senator Charles Grassley on Iowa Agriculture

From Iowa Senator Charles Grassley – Q: Are you concerned how new trade agreements may impact Iowa’s economy? A: As a lifelong family farmer and U.S. Senator representing Iowa, I…

Ernst wants Gold Star Stamp issued to honor families of fallen service members

Ernst wants Gold Star Stamp issued to honor families of fallen service members

WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) introduced bipartisan legislation to issue the “Gold Star” stamp recognizing and honoring families who have lost a…

Police officer injured subduing wanted Mason City man

Police officer injured subduing wanted Mason City man

MASON CITY – A wanted Mason City man wouldn’t go quietly once cops cornered him, leading to injuries to an officer. Police tell NIT that 25-year-old Montez Javon Lamont Guise…

Beheading of hostage leads to warning of spread of ISIS from Senator Ernst

Beheading of hostage leads to warning of spread of ISIS from Senator Ernst

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joni Ernst, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, issued the following statement after a German hostage was beheaded by…

Iowa women beat Wisconsin 71-60, head to tournament as 8 seed

Iowa women beat Wisconsin 71-60, head to tournament as 8 seed

IOWA CITY – The Iowa Hawkeyes women’s basketball team closed out the regular season with a victory over Wisconsin, and former Mason City Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer delivered points, assists and…

OBIT: Dianne Marie Garrett

Dianne Marie Garrett, 70, passed away Friday, February 24, 2017 at Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. Dianne was born August 8, 1946 to Clifford and Florence Roberts. She attended…

Illinois man hurt in crash in Mitchell county

Illinois man hurt in crash in Mitchell county

MITCHELL COUNTY – A three-vehicle crash on a desolate stretch of Highway 9 in Mitchell county left an Illinois man injured and hospitalized. The accident took place Sunday, February 26…