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OBIT: James “Jim” D. Weaver

OBIT: James “Jim” D. Weaver

James “Jim” Weaver, 66, of Eldora, passed away at his home in Eldora on Tuesday, December 11, 2018. A gathering of family and friends will be held on Saturday, December…

Convicted Iowa domestic abuser sought by police

Convicted Iowa domestic abuser sought by police

WATERLOO – A convicted Iowa domestic abuser is sought by police after failing to report to a Waterloo residential facility. Demon Deonte Daniels, convicted of Domestic Abuse Assault- 3rd or…

King: Farm Bill passage is a victory for Iowa agriculture and biofuels

King: Farm Bill passage is a victory for Iowa agriculture and biofuels

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives passed the 2018 Farm Bill conference report Wednesday and the bill now goes to the president’s desk for his signature. Congressman Steve King,…

Gov. Reynolds announces more Iowans on track for success in postsecondary education, training

Gov. Reynolds announces more Iowans on track for success in postsecondary education, training

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg on Wednesday announced that fewer Iowa high school graduates are taking remedial coursework during their first year at Iowa’s…

ICE worksite enforcement investigations in FY18 surge

ICE worksite enforcement investigations in FY18 surge

WASHINGTON – Criminal investigations, business audits and arrests by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents and auditors surged in fiscal year 2018 compared to…

NIACC offering Society for Human Resource Management Certification prep course

NIACC offering Society for Human Resource Management Certification prep course

MASON CITY – North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) is offering an online course designed to prepare HR professionals for SHRM Certification – SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP®) or SHRM Senior…

Dean and Marcia Sonquist of Plas-Tech Tooling recognized as NIACC Pappajohn Center December Entrepreneur of the Month

Dean and Marcia Sonquist of Plas-Tech Tooling recognized  as NIACC Pappajohn Center December Entrepreneur of the Month

MASON CITY – The NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and the North Iowa Area SBDC are proud to announce Dean and Marcia Sonquist of Plas-Tech Tooling as the Entrepreneurs of…

Food Bank of Iowa to benefit from buy two, give one campaign

Food Bank of Iowa to benefit from buy two, give one campaign

BOONE – Iowa Egg Farmers, in partnership with Fareway Stores, Inc., are conducting a buy two, give one promotion. From Monday, December 17 through Monday, December 24, when a customer…

Winnebago Industries Board of Directors Approves Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.11 Per Share

Winnebago Industries Board of Directors Approves Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.11 Per Share

FOREST CITY – Winnebago Industries, Inc., a leading outdoor lifestyle product manufacturer, today announced that on December 12, 2018, the Company’s Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of…

Mason City police work with other agencies to keep nicotine and other products away from youth

Mason City police work with other agencies to keep nicotine and other products away from youth

MASON CITY – The Mason City Police Department partnered with the Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division (ABD) for Tobacco, Alternative Nicotine, and Vapor Product Education and Enforcement. MCPD has taken a pledge…