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Legislative update from Iowa Democrats

Legislative update from Iowa Democrats

The following is a legislative update from Iowa Democrats: Local Officials Warn of Higher Property Taxes, Cuts in Services According to a new survey of local officials released this week,…

Man found dead in street in small Northern Iowa town leads to investigation

Man found dead in street in small Northern Iowa town leads to investigation

SHELDON, IOWA – Police found a man dead in the street in a small Northern Iowa town, leading to an investigation. On April 7, 2018 at 2:36 AM, the Sheldon…

Rep. Prichard: Local governments will raise property taxes due to lack of backfill from state

Rep. Prichard: Local governments will raise property taxes due to lack of backfill from state

The following is a legislative update from Rep. Todd Prichard of Charles City: Since the last time I wrote, the budget de-appropriation bill was introduced, passed and signed into legislation…

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week to be observed, April 8-14

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week to be observed, April 8-14

MASON CITY – Mason City’s Crisis Intervention Service is observing Victims’ Rights Week by raising awareness of the services they provide. Every year, millions of Americans are affected by crime. Many…

Mason City woman accused of meth possession

Mason City woman accused of meth possession

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman was allegedly caught with illegal drugs this weekend. Arrested was Dawn Renee Debell, age 50 of Mason City on charges of first-offense possession…

Upmeyer touts affordable health care and tax relief for Iowans

Upmeyer touts affordable health care and tax relief for Iowans

The following is a legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake: We are nearing the 100th day of session which means budget and tax issues have been getting…

NIACC track athletes win events

NIACC track athletes win events

MOUNT VERNON – NIACC’s Deionte Ganzy won two events at the Cornell College Invitational on Thursday. Ganzy won the 100-meter dash in a time of 11.15 seconds and also won…

City of Mason City expense report, April 5, 2018

City of Mason City expense report, April 5, 2018

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 4/5/2018 Payee Description Amount —————————————— —————– ACOTT, LORRI GRANT 15,000.00 ALL STAR PEST CONTROL MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSE 50.00 APPLIED INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGIES REPAIRS AND MAINTENANCE 1,563.73…

Cops chase alleged Florida murderer near Nashua, end pursuit with stop sticks

Cops chase alleged Florida murderer near Nashua, end pursuit with stop sticks

NASHUA – The Iowa State Patrol tried to stop a high-speed driver near Nashua Thursday morning who turned out to be a desperate alleged murder who refused to stop. The…

Ragan: Bipartisan bill will prep workers for employment

Ragan: Bipartisan bill will prep workers for employment

The following is a column submitted by Senator Amanda Ragan of Mason City: Iowa employers have said for years that their biggest challenge is finding enough skilled and qualified workers…