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OBIT: Carol May Ross, 66, of Charles City

OBIT: Carol May Ross, 66, of Charles City

Carol May Ross, 66, of Charles City, passed away peacefully on March 11, 2019 at her home. A private memorial service will be held in the spring. Carol was born…

No. 13 Iowa State falls in Big 12 title game to No. 1 Baylor

No. 13 Iowa State falls in Big 12 title game to No. 1 Baylor

OKLAHOMA CITY – No. 13 Iowa State (25-8) made a valiant effort against No. 1 Baylor (31-1), but the Lady Bears were able to pull away in the fourth quarter…

NIACC gets No. 2 seed, faces Wayne County CC in opener

NIACC gets No. 2 seed, faces Wayne County CC in opener

HARRISON, Ark. – The second-ranked NIACC women’s basketball team gained the No. 2 seed for the NJCAA Division II national tournament. The Lady Trojans (27-5) faces 15th seed Wayne County…

Cerro Gordo county expense report: March 5, 2019

Cerro Gordo county expense report: March 5, 2019

Cerro Gordo county expense report for March 5, 2019: Accurate Analytical, lab tests 70.00  1 Airgas USA LLC, repair 227.62  1 All Star Pest Contro, extermin 90.00  1 Alliant Energy,…

Film ‘Three Identical Strangers’ to be shown at MacNider Museum on Saturday, March 16

Film ‘Three Identical Strangers’ to be shown at MacNider Museum on Saturday, March 16

MASON CITY – The Charles H. MacNider Art Museum’s 2019 Winter Film Series, Films in February, Movies in March, concludes on Saturday, March 16 at 2 p.m. with Three Identical…

Iowa man who distributed over 17 pounds of meth in Waterloo area sent prison for over 10 years

Iowa man who distributed over 17 pounds of meth in Waterloo area sent prison for over 10 years

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa man who distributed more than 17 pounds of ice methamphetamine in the Waterloo area was sentenced on March 7, 2018, to more than ten years…

Iowa law agencies will be stepping up traffic enforcement March 14 – 17

Iowa law agencies will be stepping up traffic enforcement March 14 – 17

MASON CITY – Local Iowa law enforcement agencies will be stepping up traffic enforcement March 14 – 17 to combat drunk driving. Americans have celebrated their Irish heritage on St.…

College basketball: Cyclones open Big 12 Tourney against Baylor

College basketball: Cyclones open Big 12 Tourney against Baylor

AMES – Five-seed Iowa State faces fourth-seed Baylor when it opens play Thursday at the Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship. The Matchup: Iowa State (20-11, 9-9 Big 12) vs. Baylor…

Staff assault reported at Iowa’s Newton Correctional Facility

Staff assault reported at Iowa’s Newton Correctional Facility

NEWTON – Two correctional officers were assaulted by an inmate at the Newton Correctional Facility at approximately 6 p.m. Monday night. The assault occurred when an inmate was given a…

NIACC women place 5 players on all-region teams

NIACC women place 5 players on all-region teams

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s basketball team landed three players on the all-NJCAA Region XI first team. NIACC’s Mandy Willems, Jada Buford and Autam Mendez all earned first-team all-region…

NIACC men land 4 players on all-region teams

NIACC men land 4 players on all-region teams

MASON CITY – For the first time since the 2015-16 season, the NIACC men’s basketball team has landed at least one player on the all-NJCAA Region XI first team. Freshmen…