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Southern Minnesota residents hurt in North Iowa auto accident

Southern Minnesota residents hurt in North Iowa auto accident

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A man and a woman from Southern Minnesota were hurt today in a chain reaction crash involving 4 vehicles on Interstate 35 in Cerro Gordo…

Gov. Reynolds releases statement after signing heartbeat bill, which limits abortion

Gov. Reynolds releases statement after signing heartbeat bill, which limits abortion

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds released the following statement Friday after signing the heartbeat bill, Senate File 359 (an Act prohibiting and requiring certain actions relating to a fetus…

Construction work in full swing in Mason City on Highway 122

Construction work in full swing in Mason City on Highway 122

MASON CITY – Construction work is in full swing in Mason City on Highway 122. The Iowa Department of Transportation is currently in the process of reconstructing the westbound lanes (5th…

Forest City woman on probation for felony drunk driving says she’s not guilty after latest arrest; faces possible prison sentence

Forest City woman on probation for felony drunk driving says she’s not guilty after latest arrest; faces possible prison sentence

FOREST CITY – A Forest City woman is accused for the second time of felony drunk driving and this month faces a probation revocation hearing from her last conviction. On…

Mason City dental assistant fined for illegal practice of radiology

Mason City dental assistant fined for illegal practice of radiology

MASON CITY – A Mason City dental assistant has been fined by a state board for practicing radiology license. Lindsay Karsjens, a dental assistant listed with a Mason City work…

U.S. unemployment rate at 18-year low, down to 3.9%

U.S. unemployment rate at 18-year low, down to 3.9%

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added 164,000 jobs last month, nudging unemployment down to levels not seen since 2000. Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 164,000 in April, and…