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Auto salvage yard near Clear Lake burned to total loss Monday afternoon (photos)

Auto salvage yard near Clear Lake burned to total loss Monday afternoon (photos)

CLEAR LAKE – A rural Clear Lake auto salvage yard burned to a total loss Monday afternoon. The Clear Lake Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire Monday,…

College Basketball: Haliburton named to Naismith Trophy Watch List

College Basketball: Haliburton named to Naismith Trophy Watch List

AMES – Iowa State sophomore Tyrese Haliburton is one of 50 players named to the watch list for the 2020 Citizen Naismith Trophy Men’s Player of the Year award. Haliburton,…

House Intelligence Committee releases transcripts of two witnesses as part of public phase of Trump impeachment inquiry

House Intelligence Committee releases transcripts of two witnesses as part of public phase of Trump impeachment inquiry

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Adam B. Schiff, the Chairman of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, Rep. Eliot L. Engel, the Chairman of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and Rep.…

Mason City man sent to jail for vandalizing local businesses

Mason City man sent to jail for vandalizing local businesses

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Women’s College Basketball: Iowa wins exhibition over Winona State 98-53; Meyer with 8 assists

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa wins exhibition over Winona State 98-53; Meyer with 8 assists

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa women’s basketball team hosted Winona State in an exhibition contest Sunday, winning the game 98-53. Former Mason City Mohawk standout Makenzie Meyer tallied…

ICE St. Paul officers remove illegal Salvadoran wanted on murder charges in his home country

ICE St. Paul officers remove illegal Salvadoran wanted on murder charges in his home country

ST. PAUL, MN — An illegal alien from El Salvador – who is wanted in his home country for aggravated homicide and involvement in a terrorist organization – was removed…

Former Iowa Army National Guard member sentenced to federal prison after buying guns with fraudulent checks

Former Iowa Army National Guard member sentenced to federal prison after buying guns with fraudulent checks

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Marion man who lied about his drug use to the Linn County Sheriff in order to obtain a permit to carry, and then purchased multiple guns…

Waterloo man sent to prison for burglary of Fertile home business

Waterloo man sent to prison for burglary of Fertile home business

NORTHWOOD – A Waterloo man has been sent to prison for his burglary attempt in Fertile. On November 23, 2018 at about 1:20 AM the Worth County Sheriff’s Office received…

Gov. Reynolds announces Governor’s FOCUS Committee on Criminal Justice Reform Members

Gov. Reynolds announces Governor’s FOCUS Committee on Criminal Justice Reform Members

DES MOINES– Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced the members of the Governor’s FOCUS Committee on Criminal Justice Reform (Fueling Ongoing Collaboration and Uncovering Solutions). Their first meeting will be held…

College Basketball: Iowa State Cyclones open season against MVSU Tuesday

College Basketball: Iowa State Cyclones open season against MVSU Tuesday

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State opens the 2019-20 season Tuesday evening when it hosts Mississippi Valley State at Hilton Coliseum. The Matchup: Iowa State (0-0, 0-0 Big 12) vs. Mississippi Valley…

Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers to perform at NIACC campus

Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers to perform at NIACC campus

MASON CITY – Kris Kristofferson & The Strangers will perform at the NIACC campus at the North Iowa Community Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, November 8th, 2019. Kris Kristofferson has…

It’s been a Sad and Exciting Few Weeks for Baseball Fans in Iowa

It’s been a Sad and Exciting Few Weeks for Baseball Fans in Iowa

A lot has happened in the last few days and weeks and hardcore Iowan baseball fans are right now divided in between excitement, calculating prospects, and even sadness due to…