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Mason City man guilty of child endangerment

Mason City man guilty of child endangerment

MASON CITY – A Mason City man accused of felony charges when police discovered an injured and unresponsive infant has been found guilty in the case. On June 22, 2017…

Founders of 5 Alarm Brewing Co. in Lake Mills recognized as NIACC Pappajohn Center April Entrepreneurs of the Month

Founders of 5 Alarm Brewing Co. in Lake Mills recognized  as NIACC Pappajohn Center April Entrepreneurs of the Month

MASON CITY – The NIACC Pappajohn Center and North Iowa Area SBDC are proud to recognize Jim Boehmer, Ross Hanson, Nathan Ostrander, and Jason Peterson of the 5 Alarm Brewing Company…

Hawkeyes get financial victory, too, in Pinstripe Bowl

Hawkeyes get financial victory, too, in Pinstripe Bowl

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa Athletics Department announced Friday a surplus of $480,003 from its participation in the 2017 New Era Pinstripe Bowl in New York. The Hawkeyes…

Gun-toting Northern Iowa brothers sent to prison for dealing heroin and fentanyl

Gun-toting Northern Iowa brothers sent to prison for dealing heroin and fentanyl

CEDAR RAPIDS – Gun-toting brothers from a small Northern Iowa town have been sent to prison by federal authorities for dealing heroin and the ultra-dangerous drug fentanyl. Kaleb Breitsprecher, age…

Gov. Reynolds calls for Pell grants to be expanded to more short-term certificates

Gov. Reynolds calls for Pell grants to be expanded to more short-term certificates

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds called for the expansion of Pell grants to more short-term certificates in high-demand fields on Monday at her administration’s weekly press conference. The governor…

Mason City Earth Day Committee looking for cleanup volunteers; sets festival date

Mason City Earth Day Committee looking for cleanup volunteers; sets festival date

MASON CITY – The Mason City Earth Day Committee has set dates for the city’s 25th annual community-wide cleanup and festival. From April 16 – 30 cleanup teams are asked…