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Alleged arsonist due back in court Monday after guilty plea

Alleged arsonist due back in court Monday after guilty plea

MASON CITY – A woman accused of burning down a house in Mason City last month has entered a guilty plea in the case and awaits sentencing. Mason City police…

Minnesota man sent to prison for running meth to Iowa for distribution

Minnesota man sent to prison for running meth to Iowa for distribution

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man caught in Waterloo with nearly a pound of methamphetamine was sentenced yesterday to 15 years in federal prison. Paul Daniel Greseth, age 32, from Wanamingo,…

Identify, Prevent, Recover: Gov. Reynolds outlines priorities to combat opioids in Iowa

Identify, Prevent, Recover: Gov. Reynolds outlines priorities to combat opioids in Iowa

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds outlined her priorities this week on combating the opioid epidemic. Iowa has taken a multifaceted approach to combat the opioid epidemic through prevention, treatment…

St. Paul man pleads guilty after caught throwing rocks at cars

St. Paul man pleads guilty after caught throwing rocks at cars

MASON CITY – A St. Paul man who was caught after he threw rocks at passing cars on a busy road near Mason City has pled guilty in the case.…

Text-to-911 service now available

Text-to-911 service now available

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg recently announced Text-to-911, a new public safety tool available to Iowans. Text-to-911 is a statewide system that allows cell…

NIACC men place 2nd at regional meet

NIACC men place 2nd at regional meet

FORT DODGE – The No. 12 NIACC men’s cross country team placed second with 74 points at the NJCAA Region XI meet on Sunday at the Lakeside Municipal Golf Course.…

Opinion: Mason City needs amenities to attract great doctors

Opinion: Mason City needs amenities to attract great doctors

Iowa ranks the #8 top state for high physician salaries. It’s supply and demand. They have to pay more to physicians in Iowa because they would rather live in other…

Opinion: $135,500.00 missing from Mason City tax collection, citizen claims

Opinion: $135,500.00 missing from Mason City tax collection, citizen claims

It is time to call in the State Auditor and investigators to look into the Renaissance Project. I believe there may be some wrong doing and it begs looking into!…

Mason City woman caught drunk driving twice – then goes to jail intoxicated

Mason City woman caught drunk driving twice – then goes to jail intoxicated

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman was caught drunk driving twice this past August – then showed up to serve her jail sentence intoxicated, police say. Amy Marie Moore,…