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Mason City man hit by train in Ames

Mason City man hit by train in Ames

AMES – A Mason City man was struck by a train in Ames and was airlifted to a Des Moines hospital. Ames, Iowa police say that at approximately 8:00 PM…

GOP Chairwoman Barbara Hovland calls for removal of judge Rustin Davenport who let molester off with probation

GOP Chairwoman Barbara Hovland calls for removal of judge Rustin Davenport who let molester off with probation

MASON CITY – A top political official and activist in Cerro Gordo county is calling for the removal of a judge who presided over the case of Tawny Symonds, a…

UPDATE: Janitor arrested after Clear Lake police investigated secret camera installed in school bathroom

UPDATE: Janitor arrested after Clear Lake police investigated secret camera installed in school bathroom

CLEAR LAKE – Clear Lake police are investigating an alleged secret camera installed in a school bathroom, and a Mason City man has been arrested. Clear Lake police say that…

Former daycare operator who molested child in Mason City gets probation

Former daycare operator who molested child in Mason City gets probation

MASON CITY – A woman who operated a daycare in Mason City and sexually abused a young child in her care has been given probation for her heinous crimes. Tawny…

Homeland Security responds to NBC news coverage of Russian election hacking

Homeland Security responds to NBC news coverage of Russian election hacking

WASHINGTON – NBC News recently reported that a top U.S. official told them that Russians penetrated U.S. voter systems, and now the U.S. Department of Homeland Security says NBC “has…

Mason City man accused of drunk driving for second time

Mason City man accused of drunk driving for second time

MASON CITY – A Mason City man awaiting trial and a plea hearing for drunk driving last September was caught allegedly intoxicated behind the wheel again this weekend. A Mason…

Feds propose new rule that would allow restaurants to keep tips earned by servers, to cover minimum wages

Feds propose new rule that would allow restaurants to keep tips earned by servers, to cover minimum wages

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Labor is proposing a new rule that would allow restaurants to keep tips earned by servers, to cover minimum wages. The new regulation, provides…

Wrestling: NIACC qualifies 8 for nationals

Wrestling: NIACC qualifies 8 for nationals

FORT DODGE – The No. 11 NIACC wrestling team qualified eight wrestlers for the NJCAA national tournament at Sunday’s NJCAA Central District meet on the Iowa Central campus. NIACC, which…

NIACC men stop Wartburg JV, 88-80

NIACC men stop Wartburg JV, 88-80

MASON CITY – Nick Wurm scored 25 points and Orrington Hamilton scored a career-high 24 points to lead the NIACC men’s basketball team to an 88-80 victory over the Wartburg…