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Twenty-two Iowans apply for Iowa Supreme Court vacancy

Twenty-two Iowans apply for Iowa Supreme Court vacancy

DES MOINES – Twenty-two Iowans have applied with the State Judicial Nominating Commission to fill the vacancy on the Iowa Supreme Court that will occur when Justice Bruce Zager retires September…

Two men arrested for vandalism to cabin in Mitchell county

Two men arrested for vandalism to cabin in Mitchell county

OSAGE – Two men have been arrested for vandalizing a cabin in Mitchell county. The Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Ryan Lynn Root and Jon Dale Crews in regards…

African refugee who had participated in the Rwandan Genocide and burned down his Habitat House in Iowa loses appeal

African refugee who had participated in the Rwandan Genocide and burned down his Habitat House in Iowa loses appeal

CEDAR RAPIDS – In an opinion issued this week, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction and sentence of a man who actively participated in the Rwandan genocide,…

Rainfall, high lake water levels causing lakeshore to collapse into Iowa’s Great Lakes

Rainfall, high lake water levels causing lakeshore to collapse into Iowa’s Great Lakes

LAKE OKOBOJI – Due to the tremendous amounts of rainfall that have inundated Dickinson County, the Iowa Great Lakes and surrounding lakes are experiencing rising lake levels. With these rising…

Mason City street closed for infrastructure repair

Mason City street closed for infrastructure repair

MASON CITY – Another Mason City street will be closed for infrastructure repairs, city hall says. Due to the need to replace a water valve, the Mason City Water Utility…

Trump’s so-called “travel ban” against persons from volatile nations upheld by Supreme Court

Trump’s so-called “travel ban” against persons from volatile nations upheld by Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump doesn’t want persons from volatile, rogue nations coming to America and imposed a travel ban, and that ban was approved by the U.S. Supreme…

Pets of the Week: Russ the lab and Willow the cat available at Humane Society

Pets of the Week: Russ the lab and Willow the cat available at Humane Society

MASON CITY – Russ the lab mix and Willow the short-hair cat are ready for adoption at the North Iowa Humane Society – can you offer them a loving home?…

One dead after driver adjusts car mirror and runs over family on bicycles

One dead after driver adjusts car mirror and runs over family on bicycles

RURAL PALO ALTO COUNTY – One person is dead after a driver adjusted his car mirror and ran over a family on their bicycles. Duane Francis Anderson, age 83 of…