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ISIS bride who gave up life in America to marry terrorist won’t be allowed to return

ISIS bride who gave up life in America to marry terrorist won’t be allowed to return

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A woman who left her life in Alabama to become a bride for an ISIS terrorist in Syria – but is now begging to return home –…

Cerro Gordo county claims for Feb. 12, 2019

Cerro Gordo county claims for Feb. 12, 2019

Cerro Gordo county claims for Feb. 12, 2019: Aaron’s Snow Removal, plow/blad 50.00 1 Absolute Waste Remov, sanit disp 342.70 1 Ames, Virginia, election official 95.00 1 Bergeron, Justin, meals/mileage…

Public Safety Commissioner announces new Colonel to lead the Iowa State Patrol

Public Safety Commissioner announces new Colonel to lead the Iowa State Patrol

DES MOINES – Department of Public Safety Commissioner, Stephan K. Bayens, is pleased to announce the selection of Captain Nathan Fulk as the 17th Chief of the Iowa State Patrol.…

Democrats report schools get “record low funding” and “significant increase in crime” in Iowa

Democrats report schools get “record low funding” and “significant increase in crime” in Iowa

The following is a legislative update from Iowa Democrats released in recent days: Schools Get Record Low Funding, Again This week, there was bi-partisan opposition to the PreK-12 school aid…

Rep. Todd Prichard explains his non-support of one education bill, support of another

Rep. Todd Prichard explains his non-support of one education bill, support of another

The following is a legislative update from Rep. Todd Prichard of Charles City: It was an interesting week in the Iowa Legislature. One, the weather continues to wreak havoc on…

NIACC’s Buford earns ICCAC weekly honor

NIACC’s Buford earns ICCAC weekly honor

MASON CITY – For the second time this season, NIACC’s Jada Buford has been selected as the ICCAC women’s basketball player of the week for the week of Feb. 11-17.…

OBIT: James “Jim” Balkenende, 76, of Charles City

OBIT: James “Jim” Balkenende, 76, of Charles City

James “Jim” Balkenende, 76, of Charles City, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2019, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. A memorial service for Jim Balkenende will be…

The Basics of Planning a Wedding

At some point in your life, you may find yourself in the position where you have to plan a wedding. It could be because someone close to you is getting…

Basketball: Iowa drops home conference game to Maryland, 66-65

Basketball: Iowa drops home conference game to Maryland, 66-65

IOWA CITY – Maryland’s Bruno Fernando tipped in the game-winning basket with 7.8 seconds remaining to lead the Terrapins over the Iowa Hawkeyes, 66-65, Tuesday night at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. The…