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Two cases of coronavirus in U.S. confirmed by CDC; scores dead in China

Two cases of coronavirus in U.S. confirmed by CDC; scores dead in China

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As many as 41 people are dead in China, and two people in the U.S. are now sickened, from the coronavirus that has health officials scrambling to…

One man dead after Sheffield auto accident

One man dead after Sheffield auto accident

SHEFFIELD, IOWA – A man died after an auto accident in Sheffield late Thursday night. On January 23, 2020 at 11:30 PM  the Sheffield Police responded to an accident in…

Iowa man sentenced to more than two years in federal prison for possessing a silencer

Iowa man sentenced to more than two years in federal prison for possessing a silencer

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who cut off his GPS ankle monitor while on release after pleading guilty to unlawfully possessing a silencer was sentenced January 6, 2020, to more…

Floyd County Community Foundation distributes $106,010 to local organizations at grant celebration

Floyd County Community Foundation distributes $106,010 to local organizations at grant celebration

CHARLES CITY – The Floyd County Community Foundation (FCCF) held its 2019 grant celebration at the Floyd County Fairgrounds on January 22, where $106,010 in grants were distributed to 29…

Public meeting scheduled in Mason City fo 12th Street NW reconstruction project

Public meeting scheduled in Mason City fo 12th Street NW reconstruction project

MASON CITY – A public information meeting is being held regarding the 12th Street NW Reconstruction project which is scheduled for this year. The meeting will be held on January 30th,…

Judicial Nominating Commission begins process for selecting nominees for Iowa Supreme Court vacancy

Judicial Nominating Commission begins process for selecting nominees for Iowa Supreme Court vacancy

DES MOINES – The State Judicial Nominating Commission, which is responsible for selecting nominees for appointment to the Iowa Supreme Court, announced this week it will begin accepting applications for…

DEA releases strategic planning guide to prevent drug use among college students

DEA releases strategic planning guide to prevent drug use among college students

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration recently released Prevention with Purpose: A Strategic Planning Guide for Preventing Drug Misuse Among College Students. This new publication provides a road map…

Northern Iowa Doctor Sentenced to Federal Prison for Making False Statements and Will Pay More Than $315,000 to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Relating to Nursing Facility Residents

Northern Iowa Doctor Sentenced to Federal Prison for Making False Statements and Will Pay More Than $315,000 to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Relating to Nursing Facility Residents

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Northern Iowa doctor will pay a price for falsely stating he was spending more time with patients in nursing homes than he was actually spending with…

DEA Chief of Operations D. Christopher Evans appointed by United States Attorney General William P. Barr to the Presidential Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice

DEA Chief of Operations D. Christopher Evans appointed by United States Attorney General William P. Barr to the Presidential Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice

WASHINGTON, D.C. – During a ceremony today at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., DEA Chief of Operations D. Christopher Evans was appointed by Attorney General William P. Barr to…

Public invited to view the draft plan at a public workshop

Public invited to view the draft plan at a public workshop

MASON CITY – The Mason City Planning and Zoning Commission will unveil the draft Willow Creek Master Plan 2020 at a public workshop on Thursday, January 30 between 5:30PM and…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa defeats Ohio State, 77-68; Meyer scores 19

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa defeats Ohio State, 77-68; Meyer scores 19

IOWA CITY – Iowa picked up another Big 10 Conference win Thursday night, defeating Ohio State 77-68 behind 19 points from former Mason City Mohawk Mackenzie Meyer. The Hawkeyes have…

Reynolds Releases Statement on redefined Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule

Reynolds Releases Statement on redefined Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule

DES MOINES –  On Thursday, Governor Kim Reynolds released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency’s finalized Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule: “Iowa farmers, families,…