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Nebraska executes convicted murderer today

Nebraska executes convicted murderer today

LINCOLN, NE – A Nebraska man convicted of two counts of first-degree murder was put to death today in that state, officials say. Today at 11:05 a.m., Nebraska  orrections Director…

Iowa man at park with gun “advances quickly” on responding police, is shot dead

Iowa man at park with gun “advances quickly” on responding police, is shot dead

CRESTON, IOWA – On Monday, August 13, 2018, the Union County Dispatch Center received a 911 call at approximately 11:55 p.m. in reference to a report of a male subject…

Mason City ER nurse who stole patient pain medications pleads guilty

Mason City ER nurse who stole patient pain medications pleads guilty

CEDAR RAPIDS – A registered nurse from Mason City who used patient identities to steal hydrocodone pain pills while employed in a hospital emergency room pled guilty August 13, 2018,…

Mason City police warn residents of suspicious activity after fake social worker tries to get into house

Mason City police warn residents of suspicious activity after fake social worker tries to get into house

MASON CITY – What appears to be a fake social worker tried to get into a person’s house Monday morning in Mason City, police say. The Mason City Police Department…

Cerro Gordo county expense report, August 7, 2018

Cerro Gordo county expense report, August 7, 2018

Cerro Gordo county expense report, August 7, 2018: Download the PDF file .…

Illegal alien living in Iowa used fake green card to get a job – instead gets prison sentence

Illegal alien living in Iowa used fake green card to get a job – instead gets prison sentence

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Mexican man who used a false identification document to obtain a job was sentenced Monday to six months in federal prison. Jose Lopez-Garcia, age 35, a…

OBIT: Ranae Hejna, 45, of Floyd

OBIT: Ranae Hejna, 45, of Floyd

Ranae Hejna, 45, of Floyd, passed away Friday, August 10, 2018 at the Mayo Clinic Hospital-Methodist Campus in Rochester, Minnesota. A funeral Mass for Ranae Hejna will be held at…

OBIT: Lester Emmett Nauman, 92, of Floyd

OBIT: Lester Emmett Nauman, 92, of Floyd

Lester Emmett Nauman, 92, of Floyd, died Monday, August 13, 2018 at the 11th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. A funeral service for Lester Nauman will be held…

First gentleman Reynolds undergoes emergency surgery overnight

First gentleman Reynolds undergoes emergency surgery overnight

DES MOINES – First Gentleman Kevin Reynolds was admitted to the hospital overnight with abdominal pain. Doctors determined he had an appendicitis attack and performed a successful appendectomy. Reynolds is…