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President Trump, his children and foundation sued for alleged federal law violations

President Trump, his children and foundation sued for alleged federal law violations

NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood on Thursday announced a lawsuit against the Donald J. Trump Foundation, and its directors, Donald J. Trump (“Mr. Trump”), Donald…

University of Iowa Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Class

University of Iowa Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Class

IOWA CITY – The National Iowa Varsity Club and the University of Iowa Athletics Department announced Thursday that Kineke Alexander, Jared DeVries, Chris Hatcher, Sarah Lynch, Alexis Maday, Jeff McGinness, Bob…

High temperatures and clear skies likely to increase Iowa ozone levels Friday and Saturday

High temperatures and clear skies likely to increase Iowa ozone levels Friday and Saturday

DES MOINES – High temperatures and clear skies on Friday and Saturday are likely to lead to elevated ozone levels, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources says. The Department of…

Iowa fishing report for week of June 14, 2018

Iowa fishing report for week of June 14, 2018

CLEAR LAKE – This weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys and county and state parks staff. For current information, contact the…

Women’s basketball: Iowa freshman guard to miss next season with knee injury

Women’s basketball: Iowa freshman guard to miss next season with knee injury

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa women’s basketball freshman guard Kate Martin will redshirt the 2018-19 season after suffering a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and lateral meniscus in her…

More than 50 illegal aliens discovered inside tractor trailer in San Antonio

More than 50 illegal aliens discovered inside tractor trailer in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO — All 54 suspected smuggled aliens were rescued Tuesday night after being discovered inside a tractor trailer; one of those rescued remains hospitalized. At about 8:30 p.m. (CDT),…

Michigan man pleads guilty to sending Fentanyl to Iowa overdose victim

Michigan man pleads guilty to sending Fentanyl to Iowa overdose victim

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who ordered deadly drugs from the dark web and had them shipped to a friend in Iowa, who died after using the drugs, pled guilty…

City of Mason City expense report, June 14, 2018

City of Mason City expense report, June 14, 2018

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 6/14/2018 Payee Description Amount —————————————— —————— ABSOLUTE WASTE REMOVAL REPAIRS AND MAINTENANCE 727.61 ACCO OTHER SUPPLIES 1,495.95 ACTIVE911 INC PHONE EXPENSE 262.89 AETNA SERVICE…

Family of deceased Good Shepherd resident that allegedly suffered negligence and recklessness by staff prevails after nursing home appeal of damages

Family of deceased Good Shepherd resident that allegedly suffered negligence and recklessness by staff prevails after nursing home appeal of damages

MASON CITY – An Iowa Appeals Court has upheld a jury’s award of damages to a deceased resident of Good Shepherd nursing home and her family that was brought due…

OBIT: Esther Meyne, 94, of Charles City

OBIT: Esther Meyne, 94, of Charles City

Esther Meyne, 94, a resident of Riverside Senior Living in Charles City, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018 at the Floyd County Medical Center. A private family memorial service for…

Rep. Upmeyer reflects on Republican efforts to improve Iowa schools

Rep. Upmeyer reflects on Republican efforts to improve Iowa schools

The following is a legislative update from Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake: Investing in Education Barbecues, days at the lake, and parade season. What’s not to love about summers…

Alleged irate boyfriend invades woman’s apartment, beats maintenance worker with bicycle, inflicting broken neck

Alleged irate boyfriend invades woman’s apartment, beats maintenance worker  with bicycle, inflicting broken neck

WATERLOO – A severe beating was inflicted upon an apartment complex maintenance worker in Waterloo after an irate boyfriend invaded his girlfriend’s apartment and beat the man with a bicycle.…

Officer hurt in Charles City while chasing wanted suspect

Officer hurt in Charles City while chasing wanted suspect

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Floyd county sheriff taking reports of IRS scam attempts

Floyd county sheriff taking reports of IRS scam attempts

CHARLES CITY – The Floyd county sheriff’f office says they are taking reports of IRS scam attempts at this time, and citizens should be wary of suspicious callers. The Floyd…