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Britt man faces felony drug charges after arrest in Forest City

Britt man faces felony drug charges after arrest in Forest City

FOREST CITY – A Britt man was arrested in Forest City and charged with felony drug crimes. On December 22, 2016 at 1:40 PM, Forest City police conducted a traffic…

Terrorist attack at Turkish nightclub kills dozens

Terrorist attack at Turkish nightclub kills dozens

ISTANBUL, TURKEY – Dozens of people were killed or injured in a terrorist attack at a Turkish nightclub over the New Year holiday. At least 39 people were killed and…

Man dies following fall at state park

Man dies following fall at state park

DES MOINES – A 63-year-old Ames man died Sunday, Jan. 1 after a fall at Ledges State Park, south of Boone. According to DNR officials, the man fell approximately 60…

Two hurt in auto accident near Mason City

Two hurt in auto accident near Mason City

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – Two people were hurt in an auto accident near Mason City Sunday evening. The accident happened Sunday evening, January 1, 2017 at about 4:4 PM.…

Lake Mills man accused of sexual abuse of child will stand trial in February

Lake Mills man accused of sexual abuse of child will stand trial in February

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Iowa beats Michigan 86-83

Iowa beats Michigan 86-83

IOWA CITY – Iowa defeated conference rival Michigan 86-83 inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Sunday afternoon. Peter Jok led the Hawkeyes (9-6, 1-1 Big Ten) with 25 points and a big…

Felon to stand trial this week for domestic assault in Osage

Felon to stand trial this week for domestic assault in Osage

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Woman guilty of stealing from Dollar General, then caught again weeks later after another theft attempt

Woman guilty of stealing from Dollar General, then caught again weeks later after another theft attempt

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman who left a downtown Mason City store without paying for merchandise and was found with meth once cops tracked her down has been…

Man involved in allegedly violent incident at hotel to stand trial

Man involved in allegedly violent incident at hotel to stand trial

MASON CITY – A man who police say was intoxicated and damaged a hotel before he committed an assault says he’s not guilty ands will stand trial next month. The…

Associates of Iowa dental clinic slapped with $300K settlement for false and unnecessary procedures

Associates of Iowa dental clinic slapped with $300K settlement for false and unnecessary procedures

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Two Dubuque felons who stole guns in a burglary sent to federal prison

Two Dubuque felons who stole guns in a burglary sent to federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – Two felons from Dubuque, who stole firearms in a burglary in March 2016, were each sentenced last week to federal prison. Arthur Robledo, age 25, received a…

Iowa man sentenced to 14 years in federal prison on firearms charges

Iowa man sentenced to 14 years in federal prison on firearms charges

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Cedar Rapids man who illegally possessed multiple firearms was sentenced this week to 14 years in federal prison. Christopher McGee, 22, from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, received…

City of Mason City expense report, December 15, 2016

City of Mason City expense report, December 15, 2016

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 12/15/2016 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ——————— AHLERS AND COONEY PC NEGOTIATIONS 8,692.04 ALL STAR PEST CONTROL CHEMICALS 135.00 ALLIANT UTILITIES-IPC ELECTRICITY 16,053.80 ARAMARK UNIFORM…

Mason City man awaits arraignment in domestic assault case, drug charges

Mason City man awaits arraignment in domestic assault case, drug charges

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Clear Lake man evades one drunk driving charge after two incidents in Mason City

Clear Lake man evades one drunk driving charge after two incidents in Mason City

MASON CITY – A Clear Lake man who was found passed out behind the wheel of a car parked in the middle of the road in a North End neighborhood…

Charges of striking parked cars dropped against drunk driver

Charges of striking parked cars dropped against drunk driver

MASON CITY – Charges against a woman for striking parked cars while driving drunk have been dismissed. The incident took place August 9, 2016. At 5:25 AM that morning, a…

Jadda Buckley’s 19 points not enough for Cyclones to top Texas

Jadda Buckley’s 19 points not enough for Cyclones to top Texas

AMES – Iowa State (9-4, 0-2 Big 12) fell to No. 16 Texas (8-4, 2-0 Big 12) in a 75-68 heart-breaker at Hilton Coliseum on Sunday afternoon. The Cyclones erased…

Kinnick Stadium renovation project receives Leadership Gift of $25 million

Kinnick Stadium renovation project receives Leadership Gift of $25 million

IOWA CITY – As a 10-year-old boy in Iowa City, Iowa, Ted Pacha’s first job was selling soda at University of Iowa football games. He didn’t sit in the stands…

Northwood man accused of sex abuse of child has trial delayed

Northwood man accused of sex abuse of child has trial delayed

NORTHWOOD – A Northwood, Iowa man who says he is not guilty of sexual abuse of a child has had his trial pushed all the way back to March. Gerad…

Man arrested after violent incident in Mason City

Man arrested after violent incident in Mason City

MASON CITY – A Mason City man allegedly got violent Saturday night at a North End residence, leading to his arrest. On December 31, 2016 at about 6:50 PM, Mason…