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Up to 40 gunshots fired in Fort Dodge as police scramble to find culprits

Up to 40 gunshots fired in Fort Dodge as police scramble to find culprits

FORT DODGE – Up to 40 gunshots were fired in Fort Dodge Thursday evening as police scramble to find the culprits. Fort Dodge police say that on Thursday, May 7…

OBIT: Craig Fisher, 68, of Charles City

OBIT: Craig Fisher, 68, of Charles City

Craig Fisher, 68, of Charles City, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020, at home. He was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather. Craig Gerald Fisher was born on November 15,…

USDA claims America’s meatpacking facilities practicing safe reopening to ensure a stable food supply

USDA claims America’s meatpacking facilities practicing safe reopening to ensure a stable food supply

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded the safe reopening of critical infrastructure meatpacking facilities across the United States. These meatpacking facilities have resumed or plan…

USDA applauds Missouri court ruling that OSHA governs safety in meat processing plants

USDA applauds Missouri court ruling that OSHA governs safety in meat processing plants

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary Perdue this week applauded the decision made by the District Court of Western Missouri which ruled that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has…

Iowa farmer airlifted to hospital after tractor rolls onto him

Iowa farmer airlifted to hospital after tractor rolls onto him

RURAL FAYETTE COUNTY – An Iowa farmer has been airlifted to a hospital after his tractor rolled onto him. On May 6, 2020 at 11:33 AM, the Fayette County Sheriff’s…

City of Mason City expense report for May 7, 2020

City of Mason City expense report for May 7, 2020

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 5/7/2020 Payee Description Amount —————————————— AFFORDABLE TOWING MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSE 825.00 AHLERS AND COONEY PC PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 2,267.50 ALL STAR PEST CONTROL MAINTENANCE MATERIAL 60.00…

Generic pharmaceutical company admits to fixing price of widely used cholesterol medication

Generic pharmaceutical company admits to fixing price of widely used cholesterol medication

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Apotex Corp., a generic pharmaceutical company headquartered in Florida, was charged with fixing the price of the generic drug pravastatin, the Department of Justice announced today.  According…

How to Maximize Sales Outside of the Main Holiday Periods

How to Maximize Sales Outside of the Main Holiday Periods

It’s no surprise to learn that consumers shop more during the holiday season. Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Thanksgiving, and Christmas are all key holiday periods where businesses can expect to…

Waterloo man accused of killings in other states

Waterloo man accused of killings in other states

DES MOINES – A Waterloo man has been arrested this week, accused of killing in other states. On May 6, 2020, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) assisted the…

City of Mason City has free fill available for residential use

City of Mason City has free fill available for residential use

MASON CITY – The City of Mason City has free fill available for residential use for pick-up by appointment or Street Division Staff can deliver. Deliveries will be made between…