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Police investigating murder in Cedar Rapids

Police investigating murder in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS – Police are investigating a murder in Cedar Rapids. On Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 3:54 AM, Cedar Rapids police officers received a report of shots fired in…

Bad News: Dustin Honken won’t die on Friday

Bad News: Dustin Honken won’t die on Friday

WASHINGTON, D.C. – NIT regrets to report that convicted child killer and druggie Dustin Honken will get to continue to breathe air on Friday instead of die for his crimes.…

College Football: Greg Eisworth named To Bednarik Award Watch List

College Football: Greg Eisworth named To Bednarik Award Watch List

AMES – Iowa State senior defensive back Greg Eisworth was named to the Bednarik Award watch list, announced today by the Maxwell Football Club. The Bednarik Award is given annually…

Iowa Board of Corrections approves Mike Heinricy as next warden of the Iowa Medical and Classification Center

Iowa Board of Corrections approves Mike Heinricy as next warden of the Iowa Medical and Classification Center

CORALVILLE – The Iowa Board of Corrections voted unanimously today in support of the appointment of Mike Heinricy as the next warden of the Iowa Medical and Classification Center in…

Two people dead, several injured in two-vehicle crash in Palo Alto county

Two people dead, several injured in two-vehicle crash in Palo Alto county

RURAL PALO ALTO COUNTY – Two people are dead and several others suffered injuries in a two-vehicle crash in Palo Alto county. On July 9, 2020 at 9:52 AM, the…

Waterloo felon who hid a gun in a cop car while being arrested sent to prison

Waterloo felon who hid a gun in a cop car while being arrested sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who hid a firearm in the back of a police car when he was arrested in 2019 was sentenced today to more than 4 years…

City of Mason City expense report for July 9, 2020

City of Mason City expense report for July 9, 2020

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 7/9/2020 Payee Description Amount —————————————— A1-PORTABLES MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSE 420.00 ABSOLUTE WASTE REMOVAL REPAIRS AND MAINTENANCE 329.98 ADAMS SHARPENINGM/E REPAIRS 12.00 AFFORDABLE TOWING MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSE…

Several hurt in two-car accident near Thornton

Several hurt in two-car accident near Thornton

THORNTON – Several people were hurt Sunday in a two-car accident near Thornton. On July 12, 2020 at approximately 1:33 PM, Cerro Gordo County Deputies responded to a 2 vehicle…

Boozy Minnesota men mis-handle gun at campground, one accidentally shot

Boozy Minnesota men mis-handle gun at campground, one accidentally shot

PLYMOUTH, IOWA – Boozy Minnesota men mis-handled a gun at a local campground, police say, and one was accidentally shot. On July, 11 2020 at approximately 6:00 PM, the Cerro…

Inmate tests positive for COVID-19 at Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility

Inmate tests positive for COVID-19 at Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility

MOUNT PLEASANT – The Mount Pleasant Correctional Facility (MPCF) was notified that an inmate has tested positive for COVID-19. The inmate is an older adult male (ages 55-64), and was…