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Rapid COVID-19 testing available in Fort Dodge and Mason City

Rapid COVID-19 testing available in Fort Dodge and Mason City

MASON CITY – Rapid COVID-19 testing is available in Fort Dodge and Mason City, a local health center announced. The Community Health Center of Fort Dodge, Mason City and Dayton…

Iowa man pleads guilty to COVID-19 related unemployment fraud, faces 10 years in prison

Iowa man pleads guilty to COVID-19 related unemployment fraud, faces 10 years in prison

SIOUX CITY – A Le Mars, Iowa man who stole government funds using a COVID-19 unemployment scheme pled guilty today in federal court in Sioux City. Dennis George Chinn, age…

Absentee ballot requests up ten-fold in Minnesota

Absentee ballot requests up ten-fold in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, MN – Absentee ballot requests have skyrocketed ten-fold in Minnesota, a top state official there reports. “We’ve reached one million!” says Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon. “As…

Waterloo man in possession of sawed-off shotgun sent to federal prison

Waterloo man in possession of sawed-off shotgun sent to federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo man who illegally possessed a sawed-off shotgun was sentenced today to more than three years in federal prison. Francisco Rubio, age 25, from Waterloo, Iowa,…

Mason City man to stand trial for felony solicitation of a minor

Mason City man to stand trial for felony solicitation of a minor

MASON CITY – A Mason City man accused of felony solicitation of a minor has entered a not-guilty plea and is set to stand trial in November. Mason City police…

At least 12 people hurt during shooting shooting incident in Waterloo

At least 12 people hurt during shooting shooting incident in Waterloo

WATERLOO – At least 12 people were hurt during a shooting shooting incident in Waterloo Saturday morning, police say. On Saturday, September 26th, 2020 at 3:17 AM Waterloo Police responded…

Rockwell man gets soft sentence after alleged assault and police pursuit

Rockwell man gets soft sentence after alleged assault and police pursuit

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Mason City school district announces more in-person learning beginning October 5

Mason City school district announces more in-person learning beginning October 5

MASON CITY – The Mason City school district announced more in-person learning beginning October 5. The Mason City Community School District is planning to increase in-person learning in stages, the…

Names of officers involved in shooting of Iowa man released

WYOMING, IOWA -The Iowa State Trooper and Delaware County deputy involved in the September 21, 2020, Jones County shooting have been identified as Trooper Tyler Remley, a 21-year veteran of…

ICE removes Somali man from USA convicted of aiding terror group

ICE removes Somali man from USA convicted of aiding terror group

CHICAGO — Officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) removed a Somali man Thursday who was convicted in 2016 in U.S. District Court of providing aid to a terror…

Second Test Iowa clinic site to open in Dubuque County

Second Test Iowa clinic site to open in Dubuque County

DES MOINES – A second Test Iowa clinic site is scheduled to open in Dubuque County on Monday, September 28, 2020. The new site will be located at the Grand…

Women’s JUCO Cross Country: No. 7 NIACC women claim Southwestern Spartan Classic 

Women’s JUCO Cross Country: No. 7 NIACC women claim Southwestern Spartan Classic 

CRESTON – The No. 7 (NJCAA Division II) NIACC women’s cross country team won the Southwestern Spartan Classic with 27 points. Indian Hills was second with 33 points. DMACC, Highland…

JUCO Cross Country: No. 3 NIACC men win Southwestern Spartan Classic 

JUCO Cross Country: No. 3 NIACC men win Southwestern Spartan Classic 

CRESTON – The No. 3 (NJCAA Division II) NIACC men’s cross country team claimed the Southwestern Spartan Classic Friday with a total of 29 points. Indian Hills was second in…

Things You Didn’t Know About Online Gambling (But Should) 

When someone mentions gambling, we immediately think of Las Vegas or Atlantic City. However, to earn some easy money (or to lose it) you don’t even have to leave the…

Common Mistakes That Are Committed By The Freelance Translators

Common Mistakes That Are Committed By The Freelance Translators

Freelance translation jobs are not at all easy! You have to deliver high-quality translation and keep up with the deadlines to impress your customers. But most of the time, even…