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OBIT: Jolene R. “Joni” TerHark

OBIT: Jolene R. “Joni” TerHark

Jolene “Joni” Renae Eekhoff TerHark, went to be with her Lord and  Savior on January 9, 2019, after her nearly five-year long battle with metastatic breast cancer. Joni was a…

Iowa alleged wrong-way drunk driver accused of homicide after fatal crash

Iowa alleged wrong-way drunk driver accused of homicide after fatal crash

DES MOINES – An Iowa alleged wrong-way drunk driver is accused of homicide after a fatal crash. On November 10, 2018, a two vehicle crash occurred in the westbound lanes…

Iowa teacher who sexually abused at least 15 boys gets decades-long state prison sentence

Iowa teacher who sexually abused at least 15 boys gets decades-long state prison sentence

SIOUX COUNTY, IOWA – An Iowa teacher who sexually abused at least 15 boys was sentenced to 60 years in state prison even as he festers in a federal prison…

Controversy erupts in Mitchell county over Pledge of Allegiance

Controversy erupts in Mitchell county over Pledge of Allegiance

OSAGE – Folks in Mitchell county are disagreeing on policy and procedure on reciting the nation’s Pledge of Allegiance, leading to controversy after one lawmaker left a meeting before it…

Steve King explains to Congress the “context” of his alleged White Supremacy remarks in NYT article

Steve King explains to Congress the “context” of his alleged White Supremacy remarks in NYT article

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Steve King again tried to explain his alleged White Supremacy remarks that he gave the author of a New York Times article, explaining to Congress the “context”…

Bus collides with tipped semi on Interstate 35 Saturday morning

Bus collides with tipped semi on Interstate 35 Saturday morning

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A bus and a semi collided Saturday morning on Interstate 35 in rural Cerro Gordo county, but few injuries were reported in the accident. On…

NIACC’s Connell wins 1,000 at Minnesota State

NIACC’s Connell wins 1,000 at Minnesota State

MANKATO, Minn. – NIACC freshman Gavin Connell won the 1,000- meter run in a time of 2 minutes, 49.10 seconds Friday at the Minnesota State Invitational. NIACC placed fifth in…