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Calf wanders onto Northern Iowa roadway, causes two car crashes

Calf wanders onto Northern Iowa roadway, causes two car crashes

RURAL PALO ALTO COUNTY – A calf wandered onto a Northern Iowa roadway and caused two car crashes. On Saturday, July 21st, 2018, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office investigated…

Police catch man with loaded handgun after domestic call in Mason City

Police catch man with loaded handgun after domestic call in Mason City

MASON CITY – Mason City police caught a man with a loaded handgun after a domestic call in Mason City this weekend. On the evening of Saturday, July 28, Mason…

Officials say Iowa missing juvenile numbers remain steady

Officials say Iowa missing juvenile numbers remain steady

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Criminal Investigations (DCI) said today that missing juvenile numbers in the state remain steady, despite a social media frenzy that claimed a spike.…

Convicted Charles City burglar accused of stealing from a residence

Convicted Charles City burglar accused of stealing from a residence

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Charles City man receives minor injuries after motorcycle accident

Charles City man receives minor injuries after motorcycle accident

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man received minor injuries after a motorcycle accident. The incident took place not he afternoon of July 22, 2018. According to Charles City police,…

Opinion: Put all hog confinements in Mexico, spare rural Iowa the destruction

Opinion: Put all hog confinements in Mexico, spare rural Iowa the destruction

A few month back I offered my opinion on CAFOs. I suggested all CAFOs (hog confinements) be moved to Mexico. I spoke to one of the Mexican trade specialists at…

Small Business Roadshow coming to Charles City on Tuesday, August 7th

Small Business Roadshow coming to Charles City on Tuesday, August 7th

CHARLES CITY – The U.S. Small Business Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture will hold a Rural Small Business Roadshow in Charles City on Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Small…

Hawkeye lineman Wirfs cite for drunk driving

Hawkeye lineman Wirfs cite for drunk driving

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa football student-athlete Tristan Wirfs was cited for Operating While Under the Influence in Iowa City early Sunday morning. “While we are currently gathering additional…