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Iowa man shoots himself in the ankle during target practice

Iowa man shoots himself in the ankle during target practice

ARLINGTON, IOWA – An Iowa man missed the mark – literally and figuratively – this weekend when his pistol went off accidentally during target practice. On April 22, 2017, at…

Homicide being investigated in Iowa City

Homicide being investigated in Iowa City

IOWA CITY – A person was found dead in Iowa City this weekend, the apparent victim of “multiple sources of trauma,” leading to a police investigation. On Sunday, April 23,…

Mason City man guilty of theft and fraud in can redemption scam

Mason City man guilty of theft and fraud in can redemption scam

MASON CITY – A can redemption scam that landed a Mason City couple in jail charged with felonies resulted in a plea deal for one of the accused. The Mason…

Osage woman wins $50,000 lottery prize

Osage woman wins $50,000 lottery prize

CLIVE, Iowa – A northern Iowa woman’s winning scratch ticket ended up being worth more than she thought. Susan Schwab of Osage claimed the 18th of 43 top prizes of…

NIACC softball team begins tourney play Friday

NIACC softball team begins tourney play Friday

BOONE – The NIACC softball team faces DMACC at 2 p.m. Thursday in the opening round of the NJCAA Region XI-A tournament. The winner of the NIACC/DMACC contest faces either…

One dead after ATV accident in Winnebago county

One dead after ATV accident in Winnebago county

RURAL WINNEBAGO COUNTY – AN ATV rollover accident claimed one person’s life this weekend in rural Winnebago county. The Iowa State Patrol says the accident took place Sunday, April 23…

“Splash” guilty of shooting man four times during drug deal gone bad

“Splash” guilty of shooting man four times during drug deal gone bad

DES MOINES – An Iowa man who shot a victim during an Ames drug deal is guilty of several crimes and faces sentencing. On April 20, 2017, Kevin Darnell Williams,…

NIACC’s Khat qualifies for Drake Relays

NIACC’s Khat qualifies for Drake Relays

DES MOINES – NIACC’s Wal Khat has qualified for the Drake Relays. The sophomore will run in the University/College unseeded 800 at 6:05 p.m. on Thursday at one of the…

Iowa legislators to pay more for health insurance after investigation

Iowa legislators to pay more for health insurance after investigation

DES MOINES – Thanks to an investigation by the Des Moines Register that showed some Iowa lawmakers were getting health care on the cheap, those elected individuals will be paying…

Rep. Linda Upmeyer: “A Monumental Session” in the Iowa legislature

Rep. Linda Upmeyer: “A Monumental Session” in the Iowa legislature

From Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake – We capped off an incredible session early Saturday morning after spending 103 days doing the work of Iowans. The majority of our…

Inmate charged after spitting on deputy

Inmate charged after spitting on deputy

MASON CITY – A Mason City man is facing three counts of assault after allegedly spitting on a deputy. King Allah James, age 26, is currently jailed for felony domestic…