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Missing Iowa boy found deceased

Missing Iowa boy found deceased

MARSHALLTOWN, IOWA – A missing Iowa boy was found deceased today, police in Marshalltown, Iowa announced. The Marshalltown Police Department regretfully reports Corey Brown, age 13, was found deceased today.…

Senator Ragan says Democrats are “committed to improving life for everyday Iowans”

Senator Ragan says Democrats are “committed to improving life for everyday Iowans”

The following is a legislative update from Senator Amanda Ragan of Mason City, who serves Butler, Cerro Gordo, and Franklin counties: Survey: How can everyday Iowans get ahead? Senate Democrats…

Forest City man gets light sentence after shooting at school bus

Forest City man gets light sentence after shooting at school bus

FOREST CITY – A Forest City man got probation and a suspended fine after shooting out a window on a school bus with children inside. On January 5, 2018, at…

Kenyan-born Michigan residents arrested for conspiracy to join ISIS, use car to run down Americans

Kenyan-born Michigan residents arrested for conspiracy to join ISIS, use car to run down Americans

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three residents of Lansing, Michigan, were arrested without incident Monday afternoon for conspiring to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization, namely the Islamic State…

Three Kansas men sentenced to prison for plotting to bomb Somali immigrants

Three Kansas men sentenced to prison for plotting to bomb Somali immigrants

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three men from southwest Kansas were sentenced to 25, 26 and 30 years imprisonment on charges of conspiring to detonate a bomb at an apartment complex in…

Wrestling: Iowa State defeats Oklahoma, 25-6

Wrestling: Iowa State defeats Oklahoma, 25-6

AMES, Iowa – No. 15 Iowa State (7-1, 4-0 Big 12) remained undefeated in Big 12 dual wrestling action with a 25-6 win over Oklahoma (5-4, 1-2 Big 12) Friday…

OBIT: Richard “Dick” Lee Tobin

OBIT: Richard “Dick” Lee Tobin

Richard “Dick” L. Tobin, 78 of Floyd Iowa died Friday night January 25, 2018 at the Osage Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. Arrangements are with Fullerton-Hage Funeral Home and Cremation…

News update from Iowa Democrats

News update from Iowa Democrats

The following is a new update from Iowa Democrats: Veterans Day on the Hill; Condition of the Iowa National Guard This week, veterans and their families traveled to Des Moines…

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman

The following is a Legislative update from Rep. Sharon Steckman of Mason City: This has been a rather strange week, mostly due to weather conditions.  The Legislature never meets on…

NIACC VS Waldorf was once a great rivalry

NIACC VS Waldorf was once a great rivalry

By KIRK HARDCASTLE NIACC Sports Information Director When you begin to discuss the great college rivalries, several come to mind. On the national scene, North Carolina/Duke, Auburn/Alabama and USC/UCLA are…

Man accused of felony theft in Worth county

Man accused of felony theft in Worth county

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Grace Church to host prom for people with special needs

Grace Church to host prom for people with special needs

MASON CTY – Grace Church announced this week that they will serve as one of nearly 500 churches around the world already registered to host Night to Shine 2019, sponsored…