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Lockheed Martin to deliver world record-setting laser to U.S. Army

Lockheed Martin to deliver world record-setting laser to U.S. Army

BOTHELL, WASHINGTON – Lockheed Martin has completed the design, development and demonstration of a 60 kW-class beam combined fiber laser for the U.S. Army. In testing earlier this month, the…

Cerro Gordo sheriff seeks help locating missing Clear Lake woman

Cerro Gordo sheriff seeks help locating missing Clear Lake woman

CLEAR LAKE – The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing Clear Lake woman. On March 17, 2017 at approximately 3:19 AM, deputies…

Clear Lake man says he’s not guilty of vicious assault at bar

Clear Lake man says he’s not guilty of vicious assault at bar

CLEAR LAKE – A Clear Lake man threw another man down a flight of stairs and pummeled him, causing serious injuries, and now faces a felony – but says he’s…

Mason City woman says she’s not guilty of attacking woman at courthouse

Mason City woman says she’s not guilty of attacking woman at courthouse

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman says she is not guilty after an alleged assault at the county courthouse. Misti Lynn Thoe, age 50 of Mason City, allegedly attacked…

Mason City woman fined for stealing in Forest City

Mason City woman fined for stealing in Forest City

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Wrestling: Iowa’s Gilman, Clark, Sorensen, Brooks reach NCAA semis

Wrestling: Iowa’s Gilman, Clark, Sorensen, Brooks reach NCAA semis

ST. LOUIS – University of Iowa wrestlers Thomas Gilman, Cory Clark, Brandon Sorensen, and Sammy Brooks won quarterfinal matches Friday afternoon to advance to the semifinals of the 2017 NCAA…

Iowa football will “swarm Des Moines” on april 7

Iowa football will “swarm Des Moines” on april 7

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa football team will hold an open practice at Valley Stadium, West Des Moines, on Friday, April 7, with a youth clinic scheduled to…

Iowa State Finished at 2017 NCAA Championships

Iowa State Finished at 2017 NCAA Championships

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The Iowa State wrestling team (1-12, 1-6 Big 12) was eliminated from the NCAA Championships on Friday afternoon. Redshirt senior Lelund Weatherspoon faced Wisconsin’s Tyler Christensen…

Emmetsburg man accused of dealing drugs near a school

Emmetsburg man accused of dealing drugs near a school

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St. Paul man arrested after assault of woman in Estherville

St. Paul man arrested after assault of woman in Estherville

ESTHERVILLE – A St. Paul, Minnesota man was arrested after he allegedly assaulted a woman in Estherville and then stole her car and phone. On March 14, 2017 at approximately…

Branstad signs proclamation to allow the transportation of oversize and overweight loads of forage through Iowa

Branstad signs proclamation to allow the transportation of oversize and overweight loads of forage through Iowa

DES MOINES – Today Gov. Terry E. Branstad signed a proclamation to allow the transportation of oversize and overweight loads of forage through Iowa. The proclamation is intended to aid…

Economic Development Board approves awards to support over $74 million in capital investments in Iowa

Economic Development Board approves awards to support over $74 million in capital investments in Iowa

DES MOINES, IA – The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board awarded direct financial assistance and tax benefits to four companies for job creation and expansion projects. These awards will assist…

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

From Rep. Sharon Steckman – Last week, I mentioned a couple bills that were in the process of being brought to the floor for debate. The bill which calls for…

City of Mason City expense report: March 16, 2017

City of Mason City expense report: March 16, 2017

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 3/16/2017 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ———————– ABSOLUTE WASTE REMOVAL MAINTENANCE MATERIAL 35.84 ADAMS SHARPENINGM/E SUPPLIES 23.50 ALLIED ELECTRONICS INC TRAFFIC SIGNALS 166.29 ANDERSON, LAURA…

Rockwell man guilty for third time of drunk driving

Rockwell man guilty for third time of drunk driving

MASON CITY – A Rockwell man is guilty for a third time for drunk driving. A Cerro Gordo county deputy stopped a vehicle driven by 40-year-old Joseph Howard Schoenfeldt of…

Three people with meth busted for felonies at Fleet Farm

Three people with meth busted for felonies at Fleet Farm

MASON CITY – Three people were caught with meth during a felony theft arrest Thursday at Mills Fleet Farm in Mason City. On Thursday March 16 at 10:20 AM, the…