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Iowa Utilities Board approves Alliant rate increase on electric service

Iowa Utilities Board approves Alliant rate increase on electric service

CEDAR RAPIDS – Thanks to a request from Alliant Energy and an approval from the Iowa Utilities Board, you will be paying more for your electric service. The IUB issued…

Promoting Your Small Business

Promoting Your Small Business

The news media always seems to be reporting on big corporations and multinational companies that trade in global markets and declare profits in the billions. Small businesses might operate with…

Northern Iowa man caught with 2.5 lbs of weed for sale

Northern Iowa man caught with 2.5 lbs of weed for sale

ESTHERVILLE – Over two pounds of weed for distribution led to the arrest of a Northern Iowa man. A Spirit Lake man was recently charged as the result of an…

Memo, declassified by President Trump, claims bias against Republicans

Memo, declassified by President Trump, claims bias against Republicans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Republicans in Congress today released a controversial memo, declassified by President Donald Trump, that claims the FBI was biased and abused surveillance powers in its investigations of…

Opinion: Secret deal worth millions for Iowa basketball coach McCaffery stinks

Opinion: Secret deal worth millions for Iowa basketball coach McCaffery stinks

Just read the CR Gazette article on Fran McCaffery’s contract being extended and the buyout increased by over 100% in Nov. Then kept secret till now. A $5.4M increase in…

Candidates for Mason City Administrator announced

Candidates for Mason City Administrator announced

MASON CITY – The City of Mason City is considering five candidates for the City Administrator position that has been vacant since October, 2017. City Finance Director Kevin Jacobson is…

Iowa man dead from fall down steps, state investigation reveals

Iowa man dead from fall down steps, state investigation reveals

BURLINGTON – An Iowa man has died from blunt force trauma from falling down a flight of stairs, state officials say, before he was reported missing. On January 12, 2018,…

NIACC Announces Fall 2017 President’s and Dean’s List

NIACC Announces Fall 2017 President’s and Dean’s List

MASON CITY – North Iowa Area Community College is pleased to announce that 774 individuals have been named to the 2017 Fall Term President’s List and Dean’s List.  These students…