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U.S. to punish Russia for SolarWinds intrusion, bounties on U.S. soldiers and interference in 2020 elections

U.S. to punish Russia for SolarWinds intrusion, bounties on U.S. soldiers and interference in 2020 elections

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. State Department announced actions to hold the Russian Government to account for the SolarWinds intrusion, reports of bounties on U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan, and attempts…

Iowa farmer dead in work accident near Waverly

Iowa farmer dead in work accident near Waverly

WAVERLY – An Iowa farmer is dead after a work accident near Waverly. On Thursday April 15, 2021 at approximately 9:00 PM the Bremer County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1808…

OBIT: Mary A. Schraan

OBIT: Mary A. Schraan

Mary Ann Schraan, 95, of Adel, formerly of Mason City, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021 at her daughters home. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday, April…

OBIT: June B. Pope

OBIT: June B. Pope

June B. Pope, 94, of Mason City, died on Sunday, April 18, 2021, Rockwell Community Nursing Home. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 22,…

College Basketball: Riley Mulvey signs with Hawkeyes

College Basketball: Riley Mulvey signs with Hawkeyes

IOWA CITY – University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced on Tuesday that Riley Mulvey has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend the University of…

College Basketball: Cyclones sign Kansas transfer Tristan Enaruna

College Basketball: Cyclones sign Kansas transfer Tristan Enaruna

AMES – The Iowa State men’s basketball program has signed Kansas transfer Tristan Enaruna, head coach T.J. Otzelberger announced. Enaruna (en-uh-ROO-nuh), a 6-8 guard/forward from Almere, Flevoland, Netherlands, played two…

City of Mason City expense report for April 15, 2021

City of Mason City expense report for April 15, 2021

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 4/15/2021 Payee Description Amount —————————————- ABSOLUTE WASTE REMOVAL BUILDING REPAIRS AND MAINTEN 118.65 AHLERS AND COONEY PC PROFESSIONAL SERVICES 812.00 ALL STAR PEST CONTROL…

Gov. Reynolds begs EPA to fully back E15 infrastructure

Gov. Reynolds begs EPA to fully back E15 infrastructure

DES MOINES – Today Gov. Kim Reynolds implored the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), to follow through on expanding consumer access to E15. These comments were submitted during the EPA’s public…

OBIT: Letha Anne “Nana” Ciska

OBIT: Letha Anne “Nana” Ciska

Letha Anne “Nana” Ciska, 79, passed away on Saturday, April 17, 2021, in her Mason City, IA, home. Family will be holding a celebration of life at a later date.…

Belmond man pleads guilty to receiving over 10 pounds of meth from Mexico to deal in Wright county area

Belmond man pleads guilty to receiving over 10 pounds of meth from Mexico to deal in Wright county area

SIOUX CITY – A Belmond man plead guilty in federal court in Sioux City to receiving over 10 pounds of meth from Mexico by mail to deal in the Wright…