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Trade deficit with China worsens, Department of Commerce says

Trade deficit with China worsens, Department of Commerce says

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The trade deficit in goods with China ballooned by 13.8 percent year-over-year while the overall trade deficit increased by 5 percent since March as imports increased slightly…

Charles City man jailed for theft

Charles City man jailed for theft

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Kids in Iowa not safe enough, LGBTQ group leader says

Kids in Iowa not safe enough, LGBTQ group leader says

DES MOINES – The joint Government Oversight Committee held a hearing Monday, June 5 on the current state of Department of Human Services (DHS) in Iowa. After two separate, highly publicized…

Two Charles City women arrested after booze theft at grocery store

Two Charles City women arrested after booze theft at grocery store

CHARLES CITY – Two Charles City women were rounded up on arrest warrants for an alleged booze theft spree at a Mason City grocery store. Mason City police tell NIT…

OBIT: Nilda Ver Meer, 75, of Charles City

OBIT: Nilda Ver Meer, 75, of Charles City

Nilda Ver Meer, 75, of Charles City, died Sunday, June 4, 2017 at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City, Iowa. A funeral Mass for Nilda will be…

Fort Dodge abuser and arsonist sent to federal prison for possessing gun

Fort Dodge abuser and arsonist sent to federal prison for possessing gun

SIOUX CITY – A Fort Dodge troublemaker who beat up his girlfriend has been sent to prison on federal firearm charges. Leo Lewis Yeager, age 30 from Fort Dodge, Iowa, received…

Charles City man hurt when car collides with his bike

Charles City man hurt when car collides with his bike

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man was hospitalized after he rode his bike through a stop sign and was hit by a car. The accident happened on the evening…

Iowa Senator McCoy asks oversight committee: “How many more Iowa children are living in a hellish nightmare of abuse right now?”

Iowa Senator McCoy asks oversight committee: “How many more Iowa children are living in a hellish nightmare of abuse right now?”

DES MOINES – A state legislator pointed to child abuse cases that Democrats feel are slipping through the cracks and demanded answers from a Government Oversight Committee at hearings this…