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Grassley and Ernst issue statements after Congress votes to re-open federal government

Grassley and Ernst issue statements after Congress votes to re-open federal government

WASHINGTON – Congress passed a bill today to fund the government through February 8. A 17-day extension of federal government operation passed the Senate 81-18 (60 votes required) and the…

Iowa National Guard feels effects of federal government shutdown

Iowa National Guard feels effects of federal government shutdown

DES MOINES – As a result of the federal government shutdown due to the expiration of the Continuing Resolution at midnight on January 19, the following actions were directed by…

OBIT: Sharon Lane, 79, of Charles City

OBIT: Sharon Lane, 79, of Charles City

Sharon Lane, 79, of Charles City, passed away Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City, Iowa surrounded by her loving family. A funeral service will…

Mason City police warn of on-going scams

Mason City police warn of on-going scams

MASON CITY – Police in Mason City are warning of s number of on-going scams going on in there area. Recently, several area residents have received surprise phone calls stating…

OBIT: Robert “Bob” LaVigne, 67, of Charles City

OBIT: Robert “Bob” LaVigne, 67, of Charles City

Robert “Bob” LaVigne, 67, of Charles City, passed away Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City. A gathering of family and friends for Bob…

Gov. Reynolds claims to work toward better water quality in Iowa

Gov. Reynolds claims to work toward better water quality in Iowa

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg, along with agriculture and conservation leaders, described an approach being used across the state to address water quality challenges.…

Mason City and Cerro Gordo health department are finalists “healthiest” in state awards

Mason City and Cerro Gordo health department are finalists “healthiest” in state awards

DES MOINES — Iowa’s Healthiest State Initiative (HSI) announced today the 18 finalists for the inaugural HSI awards. Individuals, communities, schools and workplaces will be recognized for advancing efforts to…