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Iowa Congressman Steve King booted from committees, claims his alleged racist quotes to New York Times “completely mischaracterized”

Iowa Congressman Steve King booted from committees, claims his alleged racist quotes to New York Times “completely mischaracterized”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Iowa’s 4th District Congressman, Steve King, is enduring a hailstorm of consequences after his alleged racist views were exposed in a recent New York Times article, as…

Illinois Congressman moves to censure Steve King over alleged “rabid racism”

Illinois Congressman moves to censure Steve King over alleged “rabid racism”

WASHINGTON — Today, U.S. Representative Bobby L. Rush (D-Ill.) released the following statement announcing that he will be introducing a resolution to formally censure U.S. Representative Steve King (R-Iowa) for…

Man charged with attempted murder after shooting woman in chest in Ames

Man charged with attempted murder after shooting woman in chest in Ames

AMES – A man has been charged with attempted murder after shooting a woman in the chest Saturday afternoon in Ames. On January 12, 2019, at 4:16 p.m., Ames Police were…

Mason City man arrested on warrant in drunk driving case; gets half of fine waived

Mason City man arrested on warrant in drunk driving case; gets half of fine waived

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OBIT: Douglas J. Nelson, 76, of Charles City

OBIT: Douglas J. Nelson, 76, of Charles City

Douglas J. Nelson, 76, of Charles City died January 10, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center North Iowa in Mason City. A family and friends graveside service will be held at…

OBIT: Marvin LeRoy Dolloff

OBIT: Marvin LeRoy Dolloff

Marvin LeRoy Dolloff, 86 died Friday, January 11, 2019 at Mercy Medical Center in CCU surrounded by his loved ones. A Celebration of Life for Marvin will be held at…

OBIT: Gene A. Haugo, 82 of Lake Mills

OBIT: Gene A. Haugo, 82 of Lake Mills

Gene A. Haugo, 82 of Lake Mills, IA, died Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Muse Morris Hospice Unit in Mason City, IA. Memorial service will be 11 AM, Saturday,…

WRESTLING: No. 21 Iowa State Defeats Fresno State, 31-6

WRESTLING: No. 21 Iowa State Defeats Fresno State, 31-6

AMES – No. 21 Iowa State (4-1, 2-0 Big 12) defeated Fresno State (4-6, 1-3 Big 12), 31-6 in wrestling action Sunday afternoon in Hilton Coliseum. Iowa State won eight…

OBIT: Alice Potter

OBIT: Alice Potter

Alice J. Potter, 87, of Garner passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Belmond. Funeral services will be held 10:30 A.M., Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at…

OBIT: Robert L. Ennen

OBIT: Robert L. Ennen

Robert L. Ennen, 89, of Mason City, passed away Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Good Shepherd Health Center. No arrangements are being made at this time.…

Iowa Completes 2023 Football Schedule

Iowa Completes 2023 Football Schedule

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa has added home dates with Western Michigan and Utah State to complete its 2023 football schedule. Iowa also announced the dates for the Iowa…

Semester Kick-Off: Lifelong Learning Institute Coffee at NIACC

Semester Kick-Off: Lifelong Learning Institute Coffee at NIACC

MASON CITY – The Lifelong Learning Institute (LLI) at North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) will start the semester off with a cup of coffee and a chance to meet…

Iowa man dead after violent crash during police chase

Iowa man dead after violent crash during police chase

MONTOUR,IOWA – An Iowa man is dead after a violent crash during a police chase. The accident took place Friday, January 11 just after midnight near 308 Northwood Drive in Montour,…

Floyd County Community Foundation holds Grant Awards Ceremony

Floyd County Community Foundation holds Grant Awards Ceremony

CHARLES CITY – The Floyd County Community Foundation is holding a Grant Awards Ceremony on January 23 to celebrate their 2018 grants recipients. The ceremony will be held at the…

Auto versus semi accident reported Sunday on Interstate 35 in Worth county

Auto versus semi accident reported Sunday on Interstate 35 in Worth county

RURAL WORTH COUNTY – A car and a semi truck collided in Worth county on Sunday afternoon, and a man complained of pain after the accident. Around 4 PM Sunday…

Cerro Gordo County claims for January 8, 2019

Cerro Gordo County claims for January 8, 2019

Cerro Gordo County claims for January 8, 2018: Download the PDF file .…

Three players depart Iowa football team

Three players depart Iowa football team

IOWA CITY – Three additional University of Iowa football players have declared for the NFL Draft, forfeiting their remaining college eligibility. Juniors Amani Hooker and Anthony Nelson, and sophomore T.J.…

Wrestling: Iowa silences Minnesota, 24-10

Wrestling: Iowa silences Minnesota, 24-10

MINNEAPOLIS – The fourth-ranked University of Iowa wrestling team defended the Governor’s Border Belt on Sunday at Minnesota, defeating the eighth-ranked Gophers, 24-10, at a sold out Maturi Pavilion. Iowa…