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Parker Slays NCAA Champ In Iowa State Defeat

Parker Slays NCAA Champ In Iowa State Defeat

AMES – Iowa State (6-7, 1-4 Big 12) fell to No. 5 Oklahoma State (9-2, 5-0 Big 12) on Sunday afternoon. The Cyclones received a great individual effort from redshirt…

OBIT: Robert “Bob” Smith, 77, of Charles City

OBIT: Robert “Bob” Smith, 77, of Charles City

Robert “Bob” Smith, 77, of Charles City, passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Mercy Medical Center North Iowa in Mason City. A funeral service for Robert Smith will be…

Knife-wielding man arrested after chase at Mason City house

Knife-wielding man arrested after chase at Mason City house

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Iowa tops the nation in students who enroll in high school and college courses

Iowa tops the nation in students who enroll in high school and college courses

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds this week praised the increase in the number of dual enrolled students in Iowa. The Iowa Department of Education released its Annual Condition of…

Wrestling: Oklahoma downs Iowa State, 21-16

Wrestling: Oklahoma downs Iowa State, 21-16

AMES – Iowa State (6-6, 1-3 Big 12) rallied late, winning the final three matches of the dual, but fell to Oklahoma (7-6, 2-1 Big 12), 21-16. The Cyclones and…

Wrestling: Michigan downs Iowa, 19-17

Wrestling: Michigan downs Iowa, 19-17

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa wrestling team fell to No. 7 Michigan, 19-17, on Saturday night at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The fourth-ranked Hawkeyes won four of the dual’s first…

Inmate found dead in Waterloo work release bed

Inmate found dead in Waterloo work release bed

WATERLOO – An Iowa man was found dead in his bed at a Waterloo residential facility, prompting an investigation. Chad William Polley, age 44, was discovered deceased in his work…

Rep. Sharon Steckman explains her “no” vote on water quality bill

Rep. Sharon Steckman explains her “no” vote on water quality bill

The following is a legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman of Mason City – This week, the House voted on SF 512 which dealt with water quality. I wanted to…

Former Domino’s delivery man nabbed at Pizza Hut on probation violation for theft

Former Domino’s delivery man nabbed at Pizza Hut on probation violation for theft

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Rep. Upmeyer points out education accomplishments due to higher funding from Legislature

Rep. Upmeyer points out education accomplishments due to higher funding from Legislature

The following is a legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake – We had many visitors from the community colleges at the Capitol this week for their annual…

Senator Amanda Ragan says solar energy can create more good jobs in Iowa

Senator Amanda Ragan says solar energy can create more good jobs in Iowa

MASON CITY – Senator Amanda Ragan of Mason City says solar energy can create more good jobs in Iowa. Senator Ragan, in a legislative update, said this week that “Iowa…

Alden man cited after car crash in Mason City

Alden man cited after car crash in Mason City

MASON CITY – An Alden man was cited after car a crash this week in Mason City that caused thousands of dollars in damages. The crash occurred on the afternoon…

Iowa drops Big Ten contest to Nebraska, 98-84

Iowa drops Big Ten contest to Nebraska, 98-84

LINCOLN, NE – The Iowa men’s basketball team dropped a Big Ten road contest to Nebraska, 98-84 Saturday. Sophomores Tyler Cook and Jordan Bohannon each scored 24 points. They combined…