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Iowa man sent to prison for possession of child pornography

Iowa man sent to prison for possession of child pornography

DES MOINES – An Iowa man will spend 6 years behind bars for sharing child porn through a server. On June 2, 2017, David Ray Nelson, a 31 year-old resident…

Senator John McCain has brain tumor

Senator John McCain has brain tumor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Arizona Republican Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with a brain tumor after a blood clot was removed, his office said Wednesday. At the request of Senator…

Mason City council approves special election date for vacant Third Ward council seat

Mason City council approves special election date for vacant Third Ward council seat

MASON CITY – The Mason City council has approved a special election to be held in September for the vacant Third Ward city council seat. At the city council meeting…

Nineteen Black Hawk county men charged with federal drug trafficking and firearms offenses

Nineteen Black Hawk county men charged with federal drug trafficking and firearms offenses

CEDAR RAPIDS – Nineteen Black Hawk County men have been charged with federal drug trafficking and firearms offenses. The charges are contained in five indictments unsealed today in United States…

Mason City man guilty of drunk driving

Mason City man guilty of drunk driving

MASON CITY – A Mason City man has been sent to jail for drunk driving. Todd Allen Bitker, age 51, was stopped and arrested by Mason City police on May…

North Iowa man sent to prison for Charles City accident that left several people hurt

North Iowa man sent to prison for Charles City accident that left several people hurt

CHARLES CITY – A North Iowa man has been sent to prison for up to 15 years in connection to a serious accident that left several people hurt this past December. Four people,…

Ernst Continues to push For National Global War on Terrorism Memorial authorization

Ernst Continues to push For National Global War on Terrorism Memorial authorization

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As support continues to grow for the bipartisan Global War on Terrorism War Memorial Act (S. 926), U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) today submitted written testimony to…

Hawkeye lineman says his toughest opponent is depression

Hawkeye lineman says his toughest opponent is depression

By Sean Welsh My name is Sean Welsh and I’m an offensive lineman for the Iowa Hawkeyes. On Saturdays in the fall I live life in the trenches at Kinnick…

Passed out Iowa woman jailed for drunk driving and meth possession

Passed out Iowa woman jailed for drunk driving and meth possession

SPIRIT LAKE, IOWA – A woman found passed out in a Spirit Lake gas station was taken to jail for drunk driving and possession of meth. On Tuesday, July 18th,…

Juvenile behind car burglary, police say

Juvenile behind car burglary, police say

MASON CITY – A juvenile and his mom went to the police station to confess to a recent car burglary in Mason City. On July 14, 2017, the Mason City…