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UNI Swim and Dive to Compete at MVC Championships

UNI Swim and Dive to Compete at MVC Championships

COLUMBA, Missouri – The Missouri Valley Conference swimming and diving championships are next week in Columbia, Missouri. Competition will take place Wednesday the 19th through Saturday the 22nd. The UNI…

MacNider Museum Winter Film Series, Films in February, Continues with The Florida Project

MacNider Museum Winter Film Series, Films in February, Continues with The Florida Project

MASON CITY – The Charles H. MacNider Art Museum’s 2020 Winter Film Series, Films in February, continues on Saturday, February 15 at 2 p.m. with The Florida Project. Admission to…

Mason City man sent to prison for driving van loaded with kids intoxicated that crashed, causing injuries

Mason City man sent to prison for driving van loaded with kids intoxicated that crashed, causing injuries

MASON CITY –  A Mason City man who was drunk while driving a van loaded with kids and then crashed the vehicle, causing injuries to the occupants, will be going…

Take survey to help Mason City achieve “Bicycle Friendly Community” status

Take survey to help Mason City achieve “Bicycle Friendly Community” status

MASON CITY – The City of Mason City recently applied for Bicycle Friendly Community status from the League of American Bicyclists, and a survey is available to help make the…

Staff assault reported at the Iowa Medical and Classification Center

Staff assault reported at the Iowa Medical and Classification Center

CORALVILLE – A correctional officer was assaulted by an inmate at the Iowa Medical Classification Center in Coralville, IA at approximately 10:25 AM Tuesday morning. The correctional officer was working…

Jury convicts Northern Iowa man for meth conspiracy

Jury convicts Northern Iowa man for meth conspiracy

SIOUX CITY – A man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine was convicted by a jury on February 7, 2020, after a four-day trial in federal court in Sioux City. Juan…

College Wrestling: Iowa extends contracts for Tom Brands, Terry Brands, and Ryan Morningstar

College Wrestling: Iowa extends contracts for Tom Brands, Terry Brands, and Ryan Morningstar

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa wrestling coaches Tom Brands, Terry Brands, and Ryan Morningstar have agreed to contract extensions to remain in Iowa City through the 2026 wrestling season,…

Michael Bennet ends Presidential campaign

Michael Bennet ends Presidential campaign

CONCORD, NH — Michael Bennet today ended his presidential campaign. A transcript of his remarks is below and a video is available here. Hello, New Hampshire. Thank you very much…

Iowa Legislator from Klemme introduces laws aimed at curbing LGBTQ rights

Iowa Legislator from Klemme introduces laws aimed at curbing LGBTQ rights

DES MOINES – An Republican legislator from Klemme has introduced two bills this Legislative session that would curb the rights of LGBTQ persons. Senator Dennis Guth (R-Klemme) released both SF2193…

Northern Iowa felon sent to prison for unlawfully possessing over a dozen guns

Northern Iowa felon sent to prison for unlawfully possessing over a dozen guns

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Northern Iowa felon has been sent to prison for unlawfully possessing over a dozen guns. A convicted felon who unlawfully possessed over a dozen guns in…

Judge orders Iowa telemarketing operation to pay $2.6 million

Judge orders Iowa telemarketing operation to pay $2.6 million

DES MOINES — A Polk County judge has ordered a Quad Cities-based telemarketing operation to pay nearly $2.6 million and permanently banned it from doing business after finding the operation…