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A Green Business Guide: How to Save Money While Also Saving the Environment

A Green Business Guide: How to Save Money While Also Saving the Environment

As a business owner, you’re more than capable of sealing lucrative deals and turning over a hefty profit. Are you as good, however, when it comes to saving the money…

OBIT: Marjorie “Marge” Tjebkes, 66, of Charles City

OBIT: Marjorie “Marge” Tjebkes, 66, of Charles City

Marjorie “Marge” Tjebkes, 66, of Charles City, passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Osage Rehab & Health Center in Osage, Iowa. Private family burial will take place at West…

Ames convenience store robbed; clerk bound and injured by crook

Ames convenience store robbed; clerk bound and injured by crook

AMES – An Ames convenience store was robbed Monday morning and the clerk was bound and injured by the crook, police say. On August 5, 2019, at 5:07 AM, the…

Waterloo domestic abuser sent to prison for gun possession

Waterloo domestic abuser sent to prison for gun possession

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo domestic abuser has been sent to prison for gun possession. A man who unlawfully possessed a firearm after committing a crime of domestic violence was…

Northern Iowa woman slams car into front door of convenience store

Northern Iowa woman slams car into front door of convenience store

RUTHVEN, IOWA – A Northern Iowa woman suffered a medical emergency, lost control of her car, and slammed into the front door of a convenience store. On Saturday, August 3,…

Clarion man arrested for attempted burglary, drunk driving

Clarion man arrested for attempted burglary, drunk driving

STANHOPE, IOWA – A Clarion man was arrested for attempted burglary and drunk driving after a hit-and-run accident. The incident took place on august 1, when at 12:04 PM, Hamilton…

Bernie Sanders to return to Iowa

Bernie Sanders to return to Iowa

DES MOINES — Sen. Bernie Sanders will return to Iowa for stops next Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Clear Lake, Williams, Carroll, Adel, Avon and Orient. Sen. Sanders last visited…

Iowa DNR, State Medical Examiner’s Office investigating Waukee man’s death at Clear Lake

Iowa DNR, State Medical Examiner’s Office investigating Waukee man’s death at Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE – On August 3, 2019, at approximately 2:30 pm, Daniel Ryan Linderman, 28, of Waukee, IA, was tubing behind a boat being operated by Timothy Heitland of Buffalo…

Steve King faces familiar Democratic foe in Scholten

Steve King faces familiar Democratic foe in Scholten

SIOUX CITY — A 5th generation Iowan, J.D. Scholten today launched his bid for Iowa’s 4th Congressional District, currently held by Steve King, by debuting an announcement video narrated by…

Stebens Charitable Foundation awards local grants

Stebens Charitable Foundation awards local grants

MASON CITY – The Bertha Stebens Charitable Foundation has announced that it has awarded 42 grants worth $159,000.00 for 2019. The awardees are: COMMUNITY POLICING ADVISORY BOARD: National Night Out,…

Leader Mitch McConnell recovering at home from fractured shoulder

Leader Mitch McConnell recovering at home from fractured shoulder

LOUISVILLE, KY – Republican Senate Leader Mitch McConnell is recovering at home from fractured shoulder after he tripped and fell on his patio. David Popp. Communications Director for Senate Majority…

Shots fired in Fort Dodge; one hurt

Shots fired in Fort Dodge; one hurt

FORT DODGE – As many as 20 gunshots were fired in Fort Dodge Saturday night in Fort Dodge, leaving one teen hurt. On Saturday, August 3, the Webster County Telecommunications…