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Democratic Iowa Senators introduce bill to make state employees responsible for egregious and illegal workplace behavior

Democratic Iowa Senators introduce bill to make state employees responsible for egregious and illegal workplace behavior

DES MOINES — A group of Senators introduced legislation today to ensure that state employees – not all Iowa taxpayers – would be financially responsible for egregious and illegal workplace…

Northern District of Iowa U.S. Attorney’s Office collected over $5,000,000 in civil and criminal actions for U.S. taxpayers last year

Northern District of Iowa U.S. Attorney’s Office collected over $5,000,000 in civil and criminal actions for U.S. taxpayers last year

CEDAR RAPIDS – U.S. Attorney Peter E. Deegan, Jr. announced today that the Northern District of Iowa collected $5,488,359.87 in criminal and civil actions in Fiscal Year 2017. Of this…

Health Department urging people to stay home if they are sick in response to the increase in influenza and norovirus activity

Health Department urging people to stay home if they are sick in response to the increase in influenza and norovirus activity

MASON CITY — Influenza activity is widespread throughout the community making its way into childcare facilities, schools, and businesses. In addition to the increase in influenza activity, norovirus (stomach bug)…

Attorney General Jeff Sessions: “Trump promised to end ‘American carnage.’ Promise delivered.”

Attorney General Jeff Sessions: “Trump promised to end ‘American carnage.’ Promise delivered.”

Attorney General Jeff Sessions USA Today January 23, 2018 When President Trump was inaugurated, he made the American people a promise: “This American carnage stops right here and stops right…

NIACC men’s track and field team ranked No. 21

NIACC men’s track and field team ranked No. 21

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s track and field team is ranked No. 21 in the initial 2018 indoor rankings by USTFCCCA. Barton CC (Kan.) is ranked No. 1. Iowa…

OBIT: Wilbur Stewart, 93, of Charles City

OBIT: Wilbur Stewart, 93, of Charles City

Wilbur Stewart, 93, of Charles City, passed away Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. A funeral Mass for Wilbur Stewart will be…

OBIT: Gordon “Gordie” Niemann, 69, of Charles City

OBIT: Gordon “Gordie” Niemann, 69, of Charles City

Gordon “Gordie” Niemann, 69, of Charles City, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 9th Street Chautauqua in Charles City. A funeral service will be held Friday, January 26, 2018…

Clear Lake man nabbed on warrant for sex assault on woman

Clear Lake man nabbed on warrant for sex assault on woman

CLEAR LAKE – Police in Clear Lake nabbed a man on a warrant after an alleged sex assault on woman. January 24, 2018, at approximately 11:13 AM , 24-year-old Isaac…

Iowa Renewable Fuels Association to host Democratic Gubernatorial candidate forum

Iowa Renewable Fuels Association to host Democratic Gubernatorial candidate forum

ALTOONA, IOWA – This November, Iowans will once again head to the ballot box to select Iowa’s next governor. But first, the Iowa Democratic Party will select a nominee during…

Mason City man accused of lascivious acts with a child

Mason City man accused of lascivious acts with a child

MASON CITY – A Mason City man was brought to jail on a charge of felony lascivious acts with a child. On the evening of January 19, 2018, Mason City…