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Northern Iowa man accused of dealing meth

Northern Iowa man accused of dealing meth

EMMETSBURG, IOWA – A Northern Iowa man is accused of dealing meth, police say. On Sunday, April 1, 2018, at approximately 10:00 PM, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office arrested…

Grassley miffed that Trump’s tariffs prompt big retaliation from China on agriculture

Grassley miffed that Trump’s tariffs prompt big retaliation from China on agriculture

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa, a decades-long politician, farmer, and member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, today issued the following statement regarding China’s second wave of tariffs…

Iowa man beats his victim twice before leaping from window to evade police

Iowa man beats his victim twice before leaping from window to evade police

MANCHESTER, IOWA – An Iowa man beat his female victim twice before police could catch up to him in a second-story apartment, leading him to leap from a window before…

OBIT: Todd Idler, 43, of Ionia

OBIT: Todd Idler, 43, of Ionia

Todd Idler, 43, of Ionia, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at his home with his loving family by his side. A funeral service for Todd Idler will be held…

Two arrested near Worth county casino after traffic stop

Two arrested near Worth county casino after traffic stop

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Northern Iowa bar fight leads to two arrests

Northern Iowa bar fight leads to two arrests

AYRSHIRE, IOWA – Two men were tracked down by law enforcement after a bar fight in a tiny Northern Iowa town. On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018, at 8:43 PM, the…

Sex offender nabbed in Mason City on domestic assault warrant

Sex offender nabbed in Mason City on domestic assault warrant

MASON CITY – A convicted sex offender with a long criminal record in Minnesota was caught in Mason City on warrants for domestic assault. Robert Lee Bolden, age 35, had…

Facebook announces action against Russian organization that manipulates elections

Facebook announces action against Russian organization that manipulates elections

MENLO PARK, CA – Facebook’s CEO announced Tuesday the removal of hundreds of Russian-linked pages he says manipulate Americans and interfere with elections. According to a statement from Facebook CEO…

Simms steps down as NIACC women’s soccer coach

Simms steps down as NIACC women’s soccer coach

MASON CITY – Daisy Simms has stepped down as the NIACC women’s soccer coach. Simms, who was promoted to head coach in December after spending the 2017 season as an…

Opinion: Public Health: It Affects Everyone!

Opinion: Public Health: It Affects Everyone!

By: Kara Ruge, Marketing & Public Information Officer It’s National Public Health Week! By definition, Public Health is the science of protecting and improving the health of families and communities…

North Iowa Job and Career Fair will offer opportunities for job seekers and employers

North Iowa Job and Career Fair will offer opportunities for job seekers and employers

MASON CITY – Job seekers will find many opportunities at the North Iowa Job and Career Fair, set to be held Wednesday, April 4 at NIACC. The event is hosted…