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Gov. Reynolds to attend Future Ready Iowa Summit in Burlington

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds is scheduled to attend the Future Ready Iowa Regional Summit in Burlington on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at…

Foot race to benefit Floyd county causes set for Friday, Sept. 21 in Charles City

Foot race to benefit Floyd county causes set for Friday, Sept. 21 in Charles City

CHARLES CITY – The annual Floyd County Full Moon 5K will be held in Charles City on Friday, September 21st at Wildwood Park and Gold Course to help support youth…

Iowa’s top LGBTQ organization condemns remarks of Gov. Kim Reynolds’ Senior Legal Counsel, implying possible overturn of legal same-sex marriage in state

Iowa’s top LGBTQ organization condemns remarks of Gov. Kim Reynolds’ Senior Legal Counsel, implying possible overturn of legal same-sex marriage in state

DES MOINES – Iowa’s top LGBTQ organization this week condemned remarks allegedly made by Gov. Kim Reynolds’ Senior Legal Counsel, in which he implied the possible overturn of legal same-sex…

Mason City Administrator to tell city council time is about to expire on Phil Chodur and G8 downtown hotel

Mason City Administrator to tell city council time is about to expire on Phil Chodur and G8 downtown hotel

MASON CITY – The 5-year long debacle known as the Mason City Renaissance project is about to take another punch to the face as the council’s chosen hotel developer is…

Assassination plot scam reported to police in Iowa

Assassination plot scam reported to police in Iowa

DUBUQUE, IOWA – Police are no strangers to ruses being reported constantly here in Iowa, but this latest report of a scammer contacting folks and saying the caller is about…

Iowa clobbers UNI, 38-14

Iowa clobbers UNI, 38-14

IOWA CITY – The Iowa Hawkeyes football team asserted its dominance over Northern Iowa Saturday, beating the Panthers easily, 38-14, in Kinnick Stadium. Iowa built a 21-0 lead at the…

Ankeny gas station robber draws gun, points at Iowa police officer, who shoots suspect dead

Ankeny gas station robber draws gun, points at Iowa police officer, who shoots suspect dead

ANKENY, IOWA – A robber dressed in black met his maker Saturday afternoon in Ankeny, Iowa, after he drew a gun on an officer who then shot the suspect dead.…

Live bald eagle program set for Sept. 24 at Lime Creek Nature Center

Live bald eagle program set for Sept. 24 at Lime Creek Nature Center

MASON CITY – The National Eagle Center from Wabasha Minnesota will visit the Lime Creek Nature Center on Monday, September 24 at 4 p.m. for an “After School Special” program.…

Hampton Police Chief: Remember Ethan Kazmerzak, now missing 5 years

Hampton Police Chief: Remember Ethan Kazmerzak, now missing 5 years

HAMPTON, IOWA – The Chief of Police in Hampton is not giving up on the missing young man Ethan Kazmerzak, gone 5 years but not forgotten. Chief Robert Schaefer in…

NIACC women place 4th at Graceland Invite

NIACC women place 4th at Graceland Invite

LAMONI – The NIACC women’s golf team placed fourth at the Graceland University Invitational on Saturday with a 390. Grand View University won the tournament with a 341 and Missouri…

Convicted robber and burglar on the run from Des Moines work release facility

Convicted robber and burglar on the run from Des Moines work release facility

DES MOINES – A convicted robber and burglar is on the run from a Des Moines work release facility, and authorities want him back behind bars. Ray Allen Blume, convicted…

One injured in Forest City auto accident; citations issued

One injured in Forest City auto accident; citations issued

FOREST CITY – Police say one person was hurt in a recent auto accident in Forest City, and a North Iowa woman was issued two citations as a result. On…