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Tipster tattles on Webster City drug deal, leading to arrest of two women and house search

Tipster tattles on Webster City drug deal, leading to arrest of two women and house search

WEBSTER CITY – A tipster tattled on a Webster City drug deal, leading to the arrest of two women and a house search. On November 6, 2020, a phone call…

Veterans Day virtual event to be held at Mason City’s Lincoln Intermediate School

Veterans Day virtual event to be held at Mason City’s Lincoln Intermediate School

MASON CITY – A Veterans Day virtual event will be held at Mason City’s Lincoln Intermediate School. On November 10, 2020, (note date change) students at Lincoln Intermediate School will…

Iowa man accused in Floyd county of sexually abusing child

Iowa man accused in Floyd county of sexually abusing child

CHARLES CITY – An Iowa man is accused in Floyd county of sexually abusing a child. Michael Douglas Ahrenholz, age 42 reportedly of Waverly, Iowa, is facing serious charges brought…

Joe Biden elected President of the United States

Joe Biden elected President of the United States

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Joe Biden has been elected President of the United States. After tedious counting of legally-cast votes since polls closed Tuesday night, Joe Biden has rounded up at…

Barack Obama congratulates President-elect Joe Biden after handily defeating Donald Trump

Barack Obama congratulates President-elect Joe Biden after handily defeating Donald Trump

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – Barack Obama today congratulated President-elect Joe Biden after he handily defeated Donald Trump by at least 7 million votes and plenty of Electoral College votes. President Obama’s…

Online Presentation on African American History to be held on November 12 

Online Presentation on African American History to be held on November 12 

MASON CITY – North Iowa Area Community College will offer an online movie like presentation about African-American History on Thursday, November 12, from 5:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. This presentation…

Iowa man who emailed video of teenager being raped sentenced to federal prison

Iowa man who emailed video of teenager being raped sentenced to federal prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who distributed videos online depicting the sexual abuse of children, including one in which a male teenager was lying face down and sexually assaulted, was…

Authorities investigate North Iowa fertilizer spill after truck driver botches turn

Authorities investigate North Iowa fertilizer spill after truck driver botches turn

FAYETTE COUNTY, IOWA – Authorities investigated a North Iowa fertilizer spill after a truck driver botched a turn. On November 1, 2020 at approximately 1:57 PM, Fayette county deputies were…

Iowa man caught after robbing Cedar Rapids liquor and tobacco store

Iowa man caught after robbing Cedar Rapids liquor and tobacco store

CEDAR  RAPIDS – An Iowa man was caught after robbing a Cedar Rapids liquor and tobacco store. On Thursday, November 5 at 10:34 p.m. the City’s Joint Communications Agency received…

Gov. Reynolds announces COVID-19 Movie Theater Relief Program 

Gov. Reynolds announces COVID-19 Movie Theater Relief Program 

DES MOINES –  Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA)  announced the launch of the new Iowa Movie Theatre Relief Program. The program will provide short-term…

North Iowa man takes own life in jail cell, authorities say

North Iowa man takes own life in jail cell, authorities say

ALGONA – A North Iowa man took his own life in a Kossuth county jail cell, authorities say. The investigation into the death of the Kossuth County jail inmate who…

Toddler accidentally shot at Iowa mall

Toddler accidentally shot at Iowa mall

CEDAR RAPIDS – A two-year-old child was accidentally shot at a mall in Cedar Rapids Friday afternoon. Police were called to the Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids around 1:39 PM…