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College Wrestling: 3 Pins, 3 majors lead #1 Iowa past Illinois, 36-6

College Wrestling: 3 Pins, 3 majors lead #1 Iowa past Illinois, 36-6

IOWA CITY – The top-ranked University of Iowa wrestling team used three pins and three major decisions to dismantle No. 9 Illinois on Sunday, 36-6, at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Iowa outscored…

Mason City woman hurt in single-vehicle crash Sunday

Mason City woman hurt in single-vehicle crash Sunday

RURAL MASON CITY – A Mason City woman was hurt in a single-vehicle crash Sunday. On January 31, 2021 at about 12:02 PM, a 2011 White Chevrolet Impala driven by…

Mason City woman’s dilapidated house taken by City, now set for demolition

Mason City woman’s dilapidated house taken by City, now set for demolition

MASON CITY – A Mason City woman’s dilapidated house has been taken by the City with the help of a new state law and is now set for demolition. The…

Charles City man cited after two-vehicle accident

Charles City man cited after two-vehicle accident

CHARLES CITY – A Charles City man was cited after his involvement in a costly two-vehicle accident this week. Charles City police say the accident took place on the morning…

Northern Iowa convicted murderer dies in prison; Covid listed as factor

Northern Iowa convicted murderer dies in prison; Covid listed as factor

CORALVILLE – A Northern Iowa convicted murderer died in prison, officials say, and Covid is listed as a factor in his death. Harold Arthur Duncan was pronounced dead, likely due…

Carjackings skyrocket in Minneapolis, prompting helicopter patrols of city

Carjackings skyrocket in Minneapolis, prompting helicopter patrols of city

MINNEAPOLIS – If you are traveling to Minnesota’s largest city, Minneapolis, you might want to be aware that carjackings and violent crime there have skyrocketed and police are ramping up…

College Volleyball: UNI falls to #25 Marquette, 3-1

College Volleyball: UNI falls to #25 Marquette, 3-1

CEDAR FALLS – The UNI volleyball team dropped their fifth match of the season to #25 Marquette on Saturday night, falling in set scores of 22-25, 27-25, 24-26, 18-25. Set…

College Wrestling: Panthers fall to No. 5 Oklahoma State, 20-12

College Wrestling: Panthers fall to No. 5 Oklahoma State, 20-12

CEDAR FALLS – No. 16 ranked UNI Wrestling fought hard, but fell to fifth-ranked Oklahoma State 20-12 Saturday afternoon at the McLeod Center. UNI opened the dual with a pair…

OBIT: Lorraine Swenson

OBIT: Lorraine Swenson

Lorraine L. Swenson, 89, died on Friday, January 29, 2021, at the Good Shepherd Health Center. A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 3, 2021,…