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Gov. Reynolds issues disaster proclamation for seven counties

Gov. Reynolds issues disaster proclamation for seven counties

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds issued a disaster proclamation Monday for seven counties in response to flooding and severe weather beginning June 7 and continuing. The governor’s proclamation allows…

Alliant Energy warns of increase of scams

Alliant Energy warns of increase of scams

CEDAR RAPIDS – Alliant Energy, which serves most of the North Iowa area’s energy needs, is  warning of an increase of scams and offered tips to protect yourself. Alliant Energy says…

More than thirty people in Iowa charged with federal gun law violations

More than thirty people in Iowa charged with federal gun law violations

CEDAR RAPIDS – Law enforcement agencies across the state continue to make Iowa safer by addressing the problem of gun crime and violence. United States Attorney Peter E. Deegan, Jr.…

Disorderly behavior leads to arrest of Minnesota woman in Northwood

Disorderly behavior leads to arrest of Minnesota woman in Northwood

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Worth county sheriff seeks clues after alleged robbery by armed black males

Worth county sheriff seeks clues after alleged robbery by armed black males

MANLY – An armed robbery in Manly has prompted an investigation by the Worth County Sheriff’s office. On Thursday June 7, 2018 at 5:23 PM, the Worth County Sheriff’s Office…

Local food bank raising money for milk

MASON CITY – An anonymous family  is teaming up with the Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank to raise money for milk. This family will do a matching donation of up to a total…

Humane Society of North Iowa to host Bark at the Beach event

Humane Society of North Iowa to host Bark at the Beach event

MASON CITY – The Humane Society of North Iowa is hosting its Bark at the Beach fundraiser on Saturday, June 16th from noon-3:00. The event is being held at the…

Iowa to face Oregon in college basketball tournament

Iowa to face Oregon in college basketball tournament

IOWA CITY – The schedule has been finalized for the men’s basketball 2018 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project, which highlights Iowa, Oregon, Syracuse, and Connecticut. The Hawkeyes will challenge…

Settle in After a Move Abroad in Five Easy Steps

When we are young and single, moving abroad is simple. You only need to pack a bag and head out there into the world. Join groups, be friendly, and try…

Transgender people must be afforded care under Medicaid, judge rules

Transgender people must be afforded care under Medicaid, judge rules

DES MOINES – Transgender people must be afforded care under Medicaid, an Iowa judge has ruled. According to the Iowa ACLU, Carol Ann Beal and EerieAnna Good has sued to…

Lt. Governor Gregg to attend meeting in Clear Lake

Lt. Governor Gregg to attend meeting in Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE – Lt. Governor Adam Gregg will be in Clear Lake this week to attend an economic development meeting. Gregg will arrive in Clear Lake on Thursday, June 14,…

Blodgett Opinion: Will Hubbell vs. Reynolds produce a photo finish?

Blodgett Opinion: Will Hubbell vs. Reynolds produce a photo finish?

Few political positions offer as much job security as Iowa’s governorship, especially if the incumbent is a Republican. No sitting GOP governor has lost since 1962. In 2010, Chet Culver…