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Statement from President Bill Clinton on the death of George Floyd

Statement from President Bill Clinton on the death of George Floyd

In the days since George Floyd’s death, it is impossible not to feel grief for his family—and anger, revulsion, and frustration that his death is the latest in a long…

Feds charge Illinois man with traveling to Minnesota to riot and possession of explosive devices

Feds charge Illinois man with traveling to Minnesota to riot and possession of explosive devices

MINNEAPOLIS – United States Attorney Erica H. MacDonald today announced a federal criminal complaint against Matthew Lee Rupert, 28, charging him with civil disorder, carrying on a riot, and possession…

OBIT: Velma Schlick, 97, of Charles City

OBIT: Velma Schlick, 97, of Charles City

Velma Schlick, 97, of Charles City, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2020 at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home in Charles City. A private service will be held and a…

Mason City Community School District to offer summer food service program

Mason City Community School District to offer summer food service program

MASON CITY – The Mason City Community School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program, the district announced. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and…

Rockford will hold city wide garage sales this weekend

Rockford will hold city wide garage sales this weekend

ROCKFORD – Rockford will hold city wide garage sales this weekend, the town announced. There is a garage sale planned at 510 West Main Avenue offering “lots of stuff” June…

Northern Iowa man wanted on 5 arrest warrants nabbed by cops

Northern Iowa man wanted on 5 arrest warrants nabbed by cops

PALO ALTO COUNTY, IOWA – A Northern Iowa man wanted on 5 arrest warrants was nabbed by cops. On May 27, 2020 at 10:10 p.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s…

Riots cause civil emergency in Davenport on Monday morning

Riots cause civil emergency in Davenport on Monday morning

DAVENPORT, IOWA – A civil emergency was declared for Davenport, Iowa, early Monday morning after violence erupted in the streets and several people were shot. Scott County Emergency Management advised…

College Football: Iowa completes 2023 and 2024 football schedule; no Ohio State

College Football: Iowa completes 2023 and 2024 football schedule; no Ohio State

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa has added Troy University to its 2024 football schedule. The announcement was made Friday by the Iowa Athletics Department. The addition of Troy…

Clear Lake cancels all Fourth of July events

Clear Lake cancels all Fourth of July events

CLEAR LAKE – A difficult decision was made in Clear Lake by officials to cancel all annual Fourth of July events this year due to the ongoing threat of the…

Man from Guatemala who moved to Iowa sent to prison for child porn crimes

Man from Guatemala who moved to Iowa sent to prison for child porn crimes

SIOUX CITY – A man who distributed child pornography was sentenced May 26, 2020, to more than 7 years in federal prison. Diego Felipe Juan, age 46, originally from Guatemala…

Illinois police officer charged with possessing child pornography

Illinois police officer charged with possessing child pornography

SALEM, Wis. — An Illinois police officer residing in Wisconsin was charged Thursday with 10 counts of possessing child pornography. The Wisconsin Department of Justice Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC)…