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OBIT: Wallace “Wally” Ritter

OBIT: Wallace “Wally” Ritter

Wallace “Wally” Ritter, 93, of Greene, passed away Monday, March 6, 2017 at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City. A funeral Mass for Wally Ritter will be held…

Wrestling: Gilman Earns Top Seed, 5 Hawkeyes Ranked in Top 5

Wrestling: Gilman Earns Top Seed, 5 Hawkeyes Ranked in Top 5

IOWA CITY – Six University of Iowa wrestlers earned tournament seeds when the NCAA selection show announced the official brackets for the 2017 NCAA Wrestling Championships on Wednesday. Five Hawkeyes…

No vote taken on proposals for downtown hotel in Mason City

No vote taken on proposals for downtown hotel in Mason City

MASON CITY – The Mason City council and other officials discussed two possible hotel options for downtown Mason City Wednesday night – but no vote was taken on either option. The City…

Charles City woman arrested for bringing controlled substance to court

Charles City woman arrested for bringing controlled substance to court

MASON CITY – A Charles City woman was taken to jail after she went to the courthouse with illegal substances. Faith Darlene Lohr, age 40 of Charles City, went to…

NIACC women advance with narrow 56-51 win

NIACC women advance with narrow 56-51 win

MASON CITY – Survive and advance. The NIACC women’s basketball team survived a 24.6 percent shooting night from the field and topped Iowa Central 56-51 in the first round of…

Mason City voters not convinced raising their taxes a good idea, vote down new levy

Mason City voters not convinced raising their taxes a good idea, vote down new levy

MASON CITY – Voters in Mason City were not swayed by pleas from council members, Mayor Eric Bookmeyer and the Globe Gazette that raising their own taxes was a bright…