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NIACC men place 5th at regional preview

NIACC men place 5th at regional preview

AMES – The NIACC men’s golf team placed fifth at the NJCAA Region XI preview tournament Monday at the Veenker Memorial Golf Course with a two-day total of 324-313 –…

West Nile virus cases surge in Iowa, state’s health department says

West Nile virus cases surge in Iowa, state’s health department says

DES MOINES – West Nile virus cases have hit the second highest number since WNV was identified in Iowa in 2002, the Iowa Department of Public Health said in a…

Staci Ackerson of Shankland Insurance recognized as NIACC Pappajohn Center September Entrepreneur of the Month

Staci Ackerson of Shankland Insurance recognized as NIACC Pappajohn Center September Entrepreneur of the Month

MASON CITY – The NIACC (North Iowa Area Community College) John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and the North Iowa Area SBDC (Small Business Development Center) are proud to announce Staci Ackerson…

NIACC men tied for 17th in 1st cross country poll

NIACC men tied for 17th in 1st cross country poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s cross country team is tied for No. 17 in the initial USTFCCA NJCAA Divison I poll released Wednesday. Iowa Central is ranked No. 2,…

NIACC women ranked 14th in 1st national XC poll

NIACC women ranked 14th in 1st national XC poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s cross country team is ranked No. 14 in the initial USTFCCA NJCAA Divison I poll released Wednesday. Iowa Central is ranked first and Hawkeye…

Northern Iowa man crashes car into bean field, accused of drunk driving

Northern Iowa man crashes car into bean field, accused of drunk driving

PALO ALTO COUNTY, IOWA – A Northern Iowa man crashed his car into a bean field and is now accused of drunk driving. On Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7:10…

Halloween Hike to be held at Lime Creek Nature Center

Halloween Hike to be held at Lime Creek Nature Center

Halloween Hike MASON CITY – The Cerro Gordo County Conservation Board and Lime Creek Nature Center Foundation are sponsoring their annual Halloween Hike on Thursday, October 18 from 6:30 –…

Volunteer Fair is September 25 at NIACC

Volunteer Fair is September 25 at NIACC

MASON CITY – North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) will host a Volunteer Fair on Tuesday, September 25 from 10:00 am – 1:30 pm on the NIACC campus in the…

Northwood man drops his meth baggies after fleeing traffic stop on foot

Northwood man drops his meth baggies after fleeing traffic stop on foot

NORTHWOOD – A North Iowa man fled a traffic stop on foot and once he was tracked down, dropped his meth baggies, leading to felony charges. On September 23, 2018…

Men allegedly steal two lawnmowers and flee on Interstate 35, then caught with meth

Men allegedly steal two lawnmowers and flee on Interstate 35, then caught with meth

MASON CITY – Two men not from North Iowa were arrested Monday, accused of stealing two lawnmowers from a local retailer and in possession of meth. At 4:20 a.m. Monday morning,…