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Secretary Pate refers nine instances of suspected double voting to county prosecutors

Secretary Pate refers nine instances of suspected double voting to county prosecutors

DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate referred nine voters to county attorneys for allegedly voting twice in the 2018 general election. They are suspected of voting in…

Adam Wedmore to seek re-election as Cerro Gordo County Auditor in 2020

Adam Wedmore to seek re-election as Cerro Gordo County Auditor in 2020

MASON CITY – Adam Wedmore will seek re-election as Cerro Gordo County Auditor in 2020, he announced today. I’ve had the pleasure to serve as Cerro Gordo County Auditor since…

Gov. Reynolds, Gov. Holcomb make friendly wager over Camping World Bowl

Gov. Reynolds, Gov. Holcomb make friendly wager over Camping World Bowl

DES MOINES – Today, Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb agreed to a friendly wager to highlight the upcoming Camping World Bowl game in Orlando, Fla., on…

Man gets 20 years in prison after undercover sting operation showed he wanted to kill and mutilate a child

Man gets 20 years in prison after undercover sting operation showed he wanted to kill and mutilate a child

BEAUMONT, TX — An East Texas man pleaded guilty Friday to federal child exploitation violations, which included repeated interest in raping, killing and cannibalizing a 13-year-old girl as part of…

Livestock neglect investigated in Dubuque

Livestock neglect investigated in Dubuque

DUBUQUE – The neglect of dozens of animals in Dubuque, Iowa has been investigated and resulted in the arrest of an Iowa man. On December 7, 2019 at approximately 10:30…

Mayor Pete Buttigieg to return to Iowa on December 28-30

Mayor Pete Buttigieg to return to Iowa on December 28-30

DES MOINES, IA – Mayor Pete Buttigieg will campaign in Iowa on December 28-30 with stops in Marshalltown, Des Moines, West Des Moines, Knoxville, Centerville, Ottumwa, Fort Madison, and Maquoketa.…

Cerro Gordo Health Department encourages Norovirus prevention

Cerro Gordo Health Department encourages Norovirus prevention

MASON CITY – The Iowa Department of Public Health has recently seen several cases of Norovirus throughout the state. CG Public Health is encouraging community members to engage in norovirus…

Former bank President in Iowa who aided the obstruction of an FDIC investigation gets probation

Former bank President in Iowa who aided the obstruction of an FDIC investigation gets probation

CEDAR RAPIDS – A former bank president who aided the obstruction of an FDIC examination was sentenced to 5 years’ probation. Cecil Capper, age 74, from Marion, Iowa, received the…

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of December 26, 2019

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of December 26, 2019

CLEAR LAKE – This weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys and county and state parks staff. For current information, contact the…