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Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank open special hours to serve clients on Saturday, Sept. 15

Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank open special hours to serve clients on Saturday, Sept. 15

MASON CITY – On Saturday, September 15, Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank will be open from 10 AM till 12 noon to serve new clients and also to help those clients…

Northern Iowa man caught after three-day manhunt after causing schools to go into lockdown

Northern Iowa man caught after three-day manhunt after causing schools to go into lockdown

OELWEIN, IOWA – A Northern Iowa man allegedly pulled a gun on police that led to schools going into lockdown and a foot chase that turned into a three-day manhunt,…

North Iowa Choral Society auditions to be held at NIACC

North Iowa Choral Society auditions to be held at NIACC

MASON CITY – North Iowa Choral Society, sponsored by North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) and under the direction of Linda Ferjak, will hold open auditions for the 2018/2019 season…

Mason City man allegedly flashes handgun, robs couple of cigarettes before disappearing into North End apartment

Mason City man allegedly flashes handgun, robs couple of cigarettes before disappearing into North End apartment

MASON CITY – A nicotine-craving Mason City man allegedly flashed a gun to intimidate a couple before robbing them of their cigarettes, police said today. Officers arrested 59-year-old McKinley Dudley…

Trump Administration shuts down Palestine Liberation Organization office in Washington

Trump Administration shuts down Palestine Liberation Organization office in Washington

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Trump Administration announced today it is shutting down a Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) office in Washington, D.C. for bad negotiating. The State Department released the following notice…

Iowa farmers can apply for handouts from gov’t if they lost money in trade war tariffs

Iowa farmers can apply for handouts from gov’t if they lost money in trade war tariffs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue recently launched the trade mitigation package aimed at assisting farmers suffering from damage due to unjustified trade retaliation by foreign nations (in…

Mexican man living in Hampton sentenced to prison following deportation and document fraud

Mexican man living in Hampton sentenced to prison following deportation and document fraud

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Mexican man living in Hampton and tried to get a job in Clear Lake who had been deported, illegally returned to the United States, and then…

HEALTH for Life Board awards two wellness initiatives in Plymouth

HEALTH for Life Board awards two wellness initiatives in Plymouth

MASON CITY – The HEALTH For Life Board, in partnership with the Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health, has awarded funding for two wellness initiatives in Plymouth, Iowa. The…