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Iowa prison inmate Kevin Johnson dies

Iowa prison inmate Kevin Johnson dies

CORALVILLE – Kevin Richard Johnson was pronounced dead due to natural causes at 6:33 p.m. on Monday, December 31, 2018 in a hospice room of the Iowa Medical and Classification Center where he had been…

Mason City Council to select winning bid to construct new multi-use arena in Southbridge Mall

Mason City Council to select winning bid to construct new multi-use arena in Southbridge Mall

MASON CITY – The Mason City Council on Wednesday set a date for awarding bid package for preparation and construction of a multi-purpose arena. On January 15, 2019, the council…

City of Mason City expense report, January 3, 2019

City of Mason City expense report, January 3, 2019

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 1/3/2019 Payee Description Amount —————————————— ADVANCED SYSTEMS INC OFFICE SUPPLIES 304.00 ALLIANT UTILITIES-IPC GAS & ELECTRICITY 112,033.66 ARAMARK UNIFORM SERVICES SUPPLIES & LAUNDRY 249.02…

City of Mason City expense report, Dec. 27, 2018

City of Mason City expense report, Dec. 27, 2018

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 12/27/2018 Payee Description Amount —————————————— AMERICAN WATERWORKS ASSOC DUES & PUBLICATIONS 238.00 BEEMER, AARON OFFICE SUPPLIES 115.97 BRINKLEY, JEFF DUES & PUBLICATIONS 150.00 BUS…

Colorado man takes life inside Ankeny business after learning he was to be terminated

Colorado man takes life inside Ankeny business after learning he was to be terminated

ANKENY – A tragic situation unfolded at an Ankeny, Iowa business Thursday as a man took his own life after learning he was to be terminated from his job. On…

Senators introduce Constitutional amendment imposing term limits on members of Congress

Senators introduce Constitutional amendment imposing term limits on members of Congress

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Rep. Francis Rooney (R-Fla.) this week introduced an amendment to the U.S. Constitution to impose term limits on members of Congress.…

New charges filed in connection to violent robbery; two more teens implicated

New charges filed in connection to violent robbery; two more teens implicated

MASON CITY – Mason City police announced Friday that they have arrested a second teen in connection with a violent robbery that took place in recent days and anthers wanted…

Iowa woman who fired gun at visitors to her apartment dies in prison

Iowa woman who fired gun at visitors to her apartment dies in prison

DES MOINES – An Iowa woman who lured her brother and sister to her apartment where she had a gun waiting and then used it on them has died in…

Updated: Police in Albert Lea shoot person dead during “encounter”

Updated: Police in Albert Lea shoot person dead during “encounter”

ALBERT LEA – A 911 call led to a police response and then the fatal shooting of an individual Thursday morning. Albert Lea police officers were involved in an officer…

Top Iowa fishing spots for the week of January 3, 2019

Top Iowa fishing spots for the week of January 3, 2019

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…

Winter Festival to be held at Lime Creek Nature Center

Winter Festival to be held at Lime Creek Nature Center

MASON CITY – A Winter Festival will be held on Saturday, January 19 from 1-4 p.m. at the Lime Creek Nature Center. Beat the winter blahs with an adventure-packed afternoon…

Health Department confirms influenza activity in Cerro Gordo county  

Health Department confirms influenza activity in Cerro Gordo county  

MASON CITY –  The Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health has confirmed there is influenza (flu) activity in Cerro Gordo County. Five cases of Influenza A have been identified…

Iran warned not to launch space satellites

Iran warned not to launch space satellites

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Iran prepares to launch space satellites, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned the Islamic nation not to go ahead, saying it’s a ploy to test possible…

Gov. Reynolds announces key staff positions

Gov. Reynolds announces key staff positions

DES MOINES – The Reynolds Administration has announced additional staff changes rounding out the new Office of the Governor team. “I am excited about the team that we have put…