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NIACC’s Thesing-Ritter selected to NFCA all-American team

NIACC’s Thesing-Ritter selected to NFCA all-American team

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore Morgan Thesing-Ritter has been selected to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association NJCAA Division II all-American team. Thesing-Ritter was a second-team outfield selection. Thesing-Ritter, a sophomore…

Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit

Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit

SINGAPORE – A Joint Statement has been issued by President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of…

Fort Dodge man walks away from plane mis-hap and crash landing

Fort Dodge man walks away from plane mis-hap and crash landing

FORT DODGE – A Fort Dodge man survived an incident in which his home-built plane malfunctioned 800 feet off the ground and he was forced to crash-land in a field.…

Public invited to Meredith Willson’s gravesite restoration dedication

Public invited to Meredith Willson’s gravesite restoration dedication

MASON CITY – A treasured figure’s gravesite in Mason City will be restored, and a dedication ceremony is planned this weekend, which the public is invited to attend. A dedication…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Bethany Currie and Charles Borth as district court judges

Gov. Reynolds appoints Bethany Currie and Charles Borth as district court judges

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds appointed Bethany Currie as district court judge in Judicial District 2B.  Gov. Reynolds also appointed Charles Borth as district court judge in Judicial District 3A Currie, of Marshalltown,…

Health department offers tips for staying healthy after a flood or sewage back-up

Health department offers tips for staying healthy after a flood or sewage back-up

MASON CITY – If you are faced with cleaning up an area that has been flooded or contaminated with sewage, you may be concerned about the health risks associated with…

Mexican man convicted of document fraud in Iowa

Mexican man convicted of document fraud in Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Mexican man who used a false identification document to obtain a job was convicted by a jury today after a one-day trial in federal court in…

Update from Iowa Democrats

Update from Iowa Democrats

The following is an update from Iowa Democrats on issues impacting the state: State Auditor to Review Failing Iowa Medicaid Program The State Auditor has launched a new investigation into…

NIACC’s Werner, Williamson earn all-district honors

NIACC’s Werner, Williamson earn all-district honors

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomores Joey Werner and Brandon Williamson were two of 12 players selected to the 2018 all-NJCAA North Plains district team. The North Plains district is made…

Disaster assistance applications accepted for Floyd and Cerro Gordo County

Disaster assistance applications accepted for Floyd and Cerro Gordo County

MASON CITY – North Iowa Community Action Organization is currently accepting applications for the Iowa Individual Disaster Assistance Program for households in Floyd and Cerro Gordo County living in areas…

Senator Grassley on the Ten Year Anniversary of the 2008 Floods

Senator Grassley on the Ten Year Anniversary of the 2008 Floods

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa gave remarks on the Senate Floor Tuesday on the Ten Year Anniversary of the 2008 Floods in Iowa, even as citizens…

Unlicensed tattoo artist prompts health department to ask those served to get tests for HIV, Hepatitis B and C

Unlicensed tattoo artist prompts health department to ask those served to get tests for HIV, Hepatitis B and C

MASON CITY – After a recent report of an unlicensed tattoo artist in the area, public health officials remind residents to only get tattoos and body piercings from licensed professionals.…

Three Marshalltown meth dealers sentenced to federal prison

Three Marshalltown meth dealers sentenced to federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – Three Iowa men who trafficked methamphetamine were sentenced June 12, 2018, each to more than twenty years in federal prison. Juan Carlos Martinez, age 28, Manuel Fujarte,…

Mason City will be providing flood damaged item pickup starting Monday, June 18

Mason City will be providing flood damaged item pickup starting Monday, June 18

MASON CITY – The City will be providing flood damaged item pickup starting Monday June 18, Interim City Administrator Kevin Jacobson said. Pickup of the flood damaged items will be on…