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Mason City cell phone store burglarized; police look for clues

Mason City cell phone store burglarized; police look for clues

MASON CITY – A Mason City cell phone store was burglarized this week. On Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at approximately 3:22 a.m., Mason City Police Officers responded to a burglary…

Governor signs Attorney General’s bill to protect veterans

Governor signs Attorney General’s bill to protect veterans

DES MOINES – Iowa veterans will receive added consumer protection after Gov. Kim Reynolds signed Senate File 2200, which was proposed by the Iowa Attorney General’s office. The bill prohibits…

Japan opens markets to U.S. ethanol, creates opportunities for farmers

Japan opens markets to U.S. ethanol, creates opportunities for farmers

DES MOINES – This week, the Japanese government updated its biofuel policy and will allow imports of ETBE – a gasoline additive – made from U.S. corn-based ethanol. According to…

Former NIACC national champion Mejias wins national academic award

Former NIACC national champion Mejias wins national academic award

NORMAN, OK – Former NIACC two-time national champion Yoanse Mejias, who just completed his career at Oklahoma University, earned a national academic award on Thursday as he was named to…

Legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer

Legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer

The following is a Legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake: After another snowy week in North Iowa, I am hopeful that we can finally leave the cold…

Ragan column: Steps taken to stop harassment at the state capitol

Ragan column: Steps taken to stop harassment at the state capitol

The following is a legislative cilim submitted by Senator Amanda Ragan of Mason City: This week, we approved immediate changes to ensure the Iowa Senate provides a safe and healthy…

Minnesota woman wanted for two murders made stops in North Iowa before fed’s bust her in Texas

Minnesota woman wanted for two murders made stops in North Iowa before fed’s bust her in Texas

SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TEXAS – A Southern Minnesota woman accused of two murders has been caught in Texas, and made her way through North Iowa as she attempted to stay…