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Northern Iowa woman cited after colliding with school bus

Northern Iowa woman cited after colliding with school bus

RURAL BREMER COUNTY – A Northern Iowa woman was cited after colliding with a school bus Thursday afternoon. On October 1, 2020 at approx. 3:55 pm, Bremer county deputies responded…

Man sentenced to 600 years in prison for sexual exploitation of children

Man sentenced to 600 years in prison for sexual exploitation of children

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA – A federal judge today sentenced a Tuscaloosa man for sexually exploiting two young children, announced U.S. Attorney Prim F. Escalona and FBI Special Agent in Charge Johnnie…

Winnebago Industries announces Huw Bower as President, Winnebago Outdoors

Winnebago Industries announces Huw Bower as President,  Winnebago Outdoors

EDEN PRAIRIE, MINNESOTA – Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO) today announced that it has appointed Huw Bower as President, Winnebago Outdoors, effective October 12, 2020. Mr. Bower will report to President…

CG Public Health hosting multiple public flu clinics

CG Public Health hosting multiple public flu clinics

MASON CITY — CG Public Health will begin to host a series of public flu clinics in October. The flu clinics will be located at the 4H Learning Center at…

Storm Lake man pleads guilty to meth and firearm charges

Storm Lake man pleads guilty to meth and firearm charges

SIOUX CITY – A man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine while possessing firearms pled guilty September 16, 2020, in federal court in Sioux City. Jacob Hernandez, 26, from Storm Lake,…

UNI Athletics launches Diversity and Inclusion Page

UNI Athletics launches Diversity and Inclusion Page

CEDAR FALLS – UNI Athletics has launched a webpage designed to track all diversity and inclusion initiatives and amplify the voices of student-athletes. The site will also serve as a…

US economy adds 661,000 jobs, unemployment rate down to 7.9%

US economy adds 661,000 jobs, unemployment rate down to 7.9%

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 661,000 in September, and the unemployment rate declined to 7.9 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. These improvements…

Gov. Reynolds proclaims October as Healthiest State Month

Gov. Reynolds proclaims October as Healthiest State Month

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds has declared October as Healthiest State Month in a virtual proclamation signing. Iowans will join together all month to celebrate 5-2-1-0 Healthy Choices Count!…

NIACC Performing Arts and Leadership Series presents Follow Me: The Virtual Escape Room

NIACC Performing Arts and Leadership Series presents Follow Me: The Virtual Escape Room

MASON CITY – NIACC Performing Arts and Leadership Series proudly presents Follow Me: The Virtual Escape Room. The interactive online experience is Saturday, October 10 at 7 p.m. from the…

Test Iowa site to be relocated in Des Moines metro area  

Test Iowa site to be relocated in Des Moines metro area  

DES MOINES – The Test Iowa drive-thru site currently located in Dallas County at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines will move to a new metro-area location when…

President Donald Trump and First Lady infected with coronavirus

President Donald Trump and First Lady infected with coronavirus

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have been infected with the dreaded Coronavirus, he admitted on social media today. “Tonight, @FLOTUS (First Lady Melania) and…