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DNR: State parks making progress with derecho damage

DNR: State parks making progress with derecho damage

CEDAR RAPIDS – Three weeks after a devastating derecho tore through a large portion of Iowa, and left major damage to residential neighborhoods, farms and cities, state parks across Iowa…

Deceased man found floating in Cedar River at Waverly

Deceased man found floating in Cedar River at Waverly

WAVERLY – A deceased man was found floating in the Cedar River at Waverly, police say. On Monday, August 31, 2020 at 8:32 AM, members of the Waverly Police and…

Police say children endangered as accused druggies arrested

Police say children endangered as accused druggies arrested

RANDALIA, IOWA – Police say children were in danger as they raided a small town house and hauled off two people accused of drug crimes. On August 28, 2020, at…

Manhunt in Emmet county lands fugitive behind bars

Manhunt in Emmet county lands fugitive behind bars

ESTHERVILLE – Police hunted a wanted man Monday and caught him at a Northern Iowa state park. A man is in custody following a manhunt in Emmet County on August…

Mexican Man who possessed a fraudulent Social Security Card and was working in Iowa sentenced to prison

Mexican Man who possessed a fraudulent Social Security Card and was working in Iowa sentenced to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Mexican man who possessed false identification documents and was working in Iowa was sentenced to five months in federal prison. Gandhi Rojas-Lopez, age 33, a citizen…

DeJoy claims improved service at at Postal Service

DeJoy claims improved service at at Postal Service

WASHINGTON, DC — In a letter transmitted Monday to the House Committee on Oversight and Reform and the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, the Postal Service provided service…

OBIT: Myrtle R. Albrecht, 93, of Charles City

OBIT: Myrtle R. Albrecht, 93, of Charles City

Myrtle R. Albrecht, 93, of Charles City, passed away Sunday, August 30, 2020 at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City. A private family funeral service will be held…

OBIT: Marjorie “Marj” Barth, 83, of Charles City

OBIT: Marjorie “Marj” Barth, 83, of Charles City

Marjorie “Marj” Barth, 83, of Charles City, passed away Thursday, August 27, 2020 at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial for Marj Barth will be held at 10:30 a.m.…