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Joice library destroyed in fire

Joice library destroyed in fire

JOICE, IOWA – A recent fire destroyed a small Northern Iowa town’s library. The Worth County Sheriff reports that on September 21, 2018 at 2:59 AM, the Worth County Sheriff’s…

Seven‑time felon sentenced to ten years in prison for trafficking Heroin and Fentanyl near Iowa playgrounds

Seven‑time felon sentenced to ten years in prison for trafficking Heroin and Fentanyl near Iowa playgrounds

CEDAR RAPIDS – A multi-convicted felon who conspired to distribute heroin and fentanyl near Iowa playgrounds was sentenced to ten years in federal prison. Andre Carroll, age 51, from Dubuque,…

Southbridge Mall owner faces lawsuit over overdue property taxes

Southbridge Mall owner faces lawsuit over overdue property taxes

MASON CITY – The owner of Mason City’s Southbridge Mall is being called on the carpet with a lawsuit for not paying property taxes on the beleaguered structure. Southbridge Mall…

Iowa farmer sentenced to ten months in federal prison for using money he pledged to the USDA

Iowa farmer sentenced to ten months in federal prison for using money he pledged to the USDA

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who operated a northern Iowa farm and used farm proceeds for personal expenses, instead of paying off his USDA-backed line of credit, was sentenced today…

Police seeking escaped domestic abuser out of Waterloo

Police seeking escaped domestic abuser out of Waterloo

WATERLOO – Charles Anthony Ware, convicted of Domestic Abuse Assault, 3rd or Subsequent Offense in Black Hawk County, failed to report back to the Waterloo Residential Center as required Friday…

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of September 20

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of September 20

CLEAR LAKE – This weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys and county and state parks staff. For current information, contact the…