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Illegal alien from Kenya charged with federal crime after caught in Iowa pointing long gun at people

Illegal alien from Kenya charged with federal crime after caught in Iowa pointing long gun at people

CEDAR RAPIDS – An illegal alien from Kenya has been charged with a federal crime after he was caught in Iowa recently pointing long gun at people who passed by his…

Opinion: Trout can swim free now that he is out of Eric’s sinister net

Opinion: Trout can swim free now that he is out of Eric’s sinister net

In Sunday’s Globe Gazette, John Skipper lauded his friend Brent Trout, it’s as it should be. My personal feeling for Brent Trout vacillated back and forth….I saw him locked into…

Grassley says wasteful feds blow $3 million in TARP funds on barbecues, gift cards, “live high on the hog”

Grassley says wasteful feds blow $3 million in TARP funds on barbecues, gift cards, “live high on the hog”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Chuck Grassley is pressing for better oversight of a $9.6 billion program meant to help homeowners who suffered during the housing crisis. Amid the poor federal…

Grassley says nursing home abuse is ‘unacceptable’

Grassley says nursing home abuse is ‘unacceptable’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Charles Grassley of Iowa spoke out today against nursing home abuse crimes and those who fail to report it. Sen. Chuck Grassley claims to have…

Speeding driver arrested for drunk driving after illegal u-turn

Speeding driver arrested for drunk driving after illegal u-turn

MASON CITY – A speeding driver allegedly made an illegal u-turn, leading a law enforcement deputy to make a drunk driving arrest Monday morning in Mason City. The incident took…

Pres. Trump issues disaster declaration for 7 Iowa counties

Pres. Trump issues disaster declaration for 7 Iowa counties

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds received word Sunday that President Donald Trump approved her request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for seven Iowa counties impacted by flooding and severe…

Sheriff warns of sexual assaults on rural roads in Black Hawk county area

Sheriff warns of sexual assaults on rural roads in Black Hawk county area

WATERLOO – At least three sexual assaults have occurred this month along rural roads in Black Hawk and Linn counties in Iowa, prompting a warning from law enforcement. In August…

Former Mohawk Miguel Recinos is Iowa’s starting kicker

Former Mohawk Miguel Recinos is Iowa’s starting kicker

IOWA CITY – Former Mason City Mohawk Miguel Recinos is listed as the Iowa Hawkeyes’ starting kicker. According to Hawk Central, Recinos, a junior, has been locked in a battle…

Single-vehicle accident sends Mason City man to hospital via helicopter

Single-vehicle accident sends Mason City man to hospital via helicopter

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A Mason City man was hurt when the pickup truck he was riding in rolled off Interstate 35 early Monday. According to the Iowa State…

City of Mason City expense report, August 24, 2017

City of Mason City expense report, August 24, 2017

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 8/24/2017 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ——————— ADVANCED SYSTEMS INC COPY CHARGE 506.76 ALL IOWA POOL SITE IMPROVEMENTS 12,920.00 ALL STAR PEST CONTROL LABORATORY SUPPLIES…

Three people taken to hospital after accident in Charles City

Three people taken to hospital after accident in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – Three people were hurt in a two-car accident Sunday in Charles City, and a former Chicago woman was cited for a traffic offense. The accident happened Sunday,…

Manure runoff causes fish kill in stream near Decorah

Manure runoff causes fish kill in stream near Decorah

DECORAH — Manure from a dairy applied to land ran off into a stream causing a fish kill, last week, the Iowa DNR says. The Wednesday morning report of a…