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Meyer scores 9 points in Iowa’s fifth-straight victory

Meyer scores 9 points in Iowa’s fifth-straight victory

IOWA CITY – Iowa steamrolled over Wisconsin 88-61 for their 5th consecutive win Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Former Mason City Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer scored 9 points on 2-of-7 shooting. She…

Rockford meth dealer who shot himself in foot with his AR-15 assault rifle sent to prison

Rockford meth dealer who shot himself in foot with his AR-15 assault rifle sent to prison

SIOUX CITY – A Rockford man who possessed methamphetamine with the intent to distribute and who possessed several firearms in furtherance of his drug trafficking crime, including an AR-15 rifle, was…

Police nab wanted man at Mason City gas station

Police nab wanted man at Mason City gas station

MASON CITY – A man wanted on a number of charges including illegal drugs and weapons as well as felony theft was nabbed by police at a Mason City gas…

Candidate for Iowa Governor Cathy Glasson calls on Iowa Legislature to support universal health care law

Candidate for Iowa Governor Cathy Glasson calls on Iowa Legislature to support universal health care law

CEDAR RAPIDS – During the latest stops on her Health Care in the Heartland Tour in Wayne and Lucas counties, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Cathy Glasson reiterated her strong support for…

Chicago man sentenced to federal prison for string of retail thefts in Iowa and other states

Chicago man sentenced to federal prison for string of retail thefts in Iowa and other states

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Rep. Linda Upmeyer: “Infrastructure is key to ensuring Iowa’s bright future”

Rep. Linda Upmeyer: “Infrastructure is key to ensuring Iowa’s bright future”

The following is a legislative update from Republican Representative Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake: This week we had the first funnel, where policy bills are required to be approved by…

Senator Ragan: “We must spur growth in every Iowa community”

Senator Ragan: “We must spur growth in every Iowa community”

The following is a column submitted by Senator Amanda Ragan of Mason City: Iowa has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the country at 2.8 percent, but that doesn’t…

Wrestling: Iowa dismantles Iowa State, 35-6

Wrestling: Iowa dismantles Iowa State, 35-6

AMES – The Iowa State wrestling team (8-10, 3-7 Big 12) was overwhelmed by No. 7 Iowa (12-3, 7-3 Big 10), falling to the Hawkeyes by a score of 35-6.…

NIACC men fall to Iowa Central, 87-68

NIACC men fall to Iowa Central, 87-68

FORT DODGE – The NIACC men’s basketball team dropped a 87-68 decision to Iowa Central in an ICCAC contest Saturday at the Hodges Fieldhouse on the Iowa Central campus. Dallas…

NIACC women roll past Tritons, 93-73

NIACC women roll past Tritons, 93-73

FORT DODGE – For the fourth time in five seasons, the NIACC women’s basketball team has reached the 20-victory plateau. No. 13 NIACC cruised to a 93-73 victory over Iowa…

NIACC’s Jacques wins 3K at regional meet

NIACC’s Jacques wins 3K at regional meet

STORM LAKE – The NIACC men’s track and field team placed third at the NJCAA Region XI meet Friday and Saturday on the Buena Vista University campus. The Trojans, who…

Drunk driver with no headlights leads to traffic stop and drug bust

Drunk driver with no headlights leads to traffic stop and drug bust

MASON CITY – A woman driving with no headlights and a convicted felon inside her car produced a traffic stop and drug bust. A Mason City police officer stopped a…

Klemme man caught drunk driving in Mason City

Klemme man caught drunk driving in Mason City

MASON CITY – A Klemme man was caught driving drunk with an open container of alcohol in Mason City this weekend. A Cerro Gordo county deputy conducted a traffic stop…

Multiple crashes reported Saturday on Iowa Interstates

Multiple crashes reported Saturday on Iowa Interstates

DES MOINES – The Iowa State Patrol responded to numerous crashes Saturday on the Interstates due to a quick moving snow system that caused roads to become snow covered and…