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New Hampton man cited after failure to yield at stop sign and clobbering another motorist

New Hampton man cited after failure to yield at stop sign and clobbering another motorist

RURAL FAYETTE COUNTY – A New Hampton man has been cited after his alleged failure to yield at a stop sign and clobbering another motorist, totaling her car. On May…

Ames man accused of driving off with gas and drunk driving

Ames man accused of driving off with gas and drunk driving

WEST UNION, IOWA – An Ames man is accused of driving off with gas and drunk driving in Fayette county. On May 19, 2020 at approximately 10:45 PM, the Fayette…

OBIT: Jeanette Kathryn (Henning) Boyd

OBIT: Jeanette Kathryn (Henning) Boyd

Jeanette Kathryn (Henning) Boyd was born on October 14, 1941 in Allison, IA. She was carried to Heaven on May 27, 2020 at Westbrook Acres Nursing Home in Gladbrook, IA.…

Police in Fort Dodge execute search warrants to root out baddies

Police in Fort Dodge execute search warrants to root out baddies

FORT DODGE – Police in Fort Dodge are seeking to root out the bad seeds in that community using search warrants and have already brought several suspects to jail. Between…

Minnesota Governor Walz signs Executive Order activating National Guard to “protect the people”

Minnesota Governor Walz signs Executive Order activating National Guard to “protect the people”

ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Tim Walz today signed Executive Order 20-65, activating the Minnesota National Guard to help protect Minnesotans’ safety and maintain peace in the wake of George…

President Trump signs Executive Order on “preventing online censorship”

President Trump signs Executive Order on “preventing online censorship”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump, apparently miffed after Twitter placed a “fact check” disclaimer on one of his countless “tweets” has issued an executive order Thursday that he claims…

Iowa authorities investigating after deceased woman found

Iowa authorities investigating after deceased woman found

MELCHER-DALLAS, IOWA – Iowa authorities are investigating after a deceased woman was found. Today, at 11:21 AM, officers with the Melcher-Dallas Police Department and deputies with the Marion County Sheriff’s…

Tips for Delegation

Tips for Delegation

If you own a business, you have already heard about the benefits of delegation. It is a great way to save time and money – but despite this, some business…

Iowa among states to receive funds from USDA for rural water and wastewater infrastructure improvements

Iowa among states to receive funds from USDA for rural water and wastewater infrastructure improvements

WASHINGTON – The USDA announced this week that Iowa is among states to receive federal funds for rural water and wastewater infrastructure improvements. U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Deputy Under…

Child hurt in farming accident near Thornton

Child hurt in farming accident near Thornton

THORNTON, IOWA – A child was hurt in a farming accident near Thornton Wednesday evening. On May 27, 2020 at about 8:22 PM, the Cerro Gordo county sheriff’s office was…

Businessman Steve Minert announces candidacy for County Recorder

Businessman Steve Minert announces candidacy for County Recorder

MASON CITY – Steve Minert, a well-known Mason City Harley-Davidson dealer and Cerro Gordo county public official, announced today that he’s a candidate for the GOP nomination for the office…