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Women’s College Basketball: Cyclones add Beatriz Jordao

Women’s College Basketball: Cyclones add Beatriz Jordao

AMES – Iowa State women’s basketball and Head Coach Bill Fennelly announced the addition of Beatriz Jordao, a 6-3 junior center transfer from South Florida. “We are excited to add…

Fishing regulations relaxed at Pickeral Lake in Buena Vista County

Fishing regulations relaxed at Pickeral Lake in Buena Vista County

LAURENS – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has relaxed the fishing regulations at Pickeral Lake in Buena Vista County to allow anglers to more freely harvest fish before…

Iowa DNR says black bears could be returning to Iowa soon

Iowa DNR says black bears could be returning to Iowa soon

DES MOINES – There’s a pretty good chance that, in the next several weeks, Northeast Iowa will be visited by a few wandering black bears coming down from Minnesota and…

OBIT: Deborah L. Brown

OBIT: Deborah L. Brown

Deborah Lee Brown, 73, of Mason City, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2021 at the MercyOne Hospice Inpatient Unit. A gathering of family and friends will be held Tuesday, May…

City of Mason City expense report for May 13, 2021

City of Mason City expense report for May 13, 2021

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 5/13/2021 Payee Description Amount ————————————— A1-PORTABLES MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSE 160.00 ABSOLUTE WASTE REMOVAL BUILDING REPAIRS AND MAINTEN 647.95 AHLERS AND COONEY PC NEGOTIATIONS 193.00 ALLIANT…

North Iowa brothers who ran farming operation together sentenced to federal prison for tax evasion

North Iowa brothers who ran farming operation together sentenced to federal prison for tax evasion

CEDAR RAPIDS – Two brothers who ran a farming operation together while also farming their own land were sentenced today to federal prison for evading taxes. Scott Stecher, age 61,…

College Track & Field: Hawkeyes reign as back-to-back Big Ten champions

College Track & Field: Hawkeyes reign as back-to-back Big Ten champions

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. —The University of Iowa men’s track and field team captured the 2021 Big Ten Outdoor Championships title with a school record 127.5 points, besting second place Michigan by…

OBIT: Betty Jean Johnson

OBIT: Betty Jean Johnson

Obituary for Betty Jean Johnson Betty Jean Johnson, 87, of Northwood, died Saturday, May 15, 2021, at the Lutheran Retirement Home in Northwood. Funeral services will be held at 11:00…

Des Moines man caught red-handed robbing Cedar Rapids gas station at knifepoint

Des Moines man caught red-handed robbing Cedar Rapids gas station at knifepoint

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Des Moines man was caught in the act as he attempted to rob a Cedar Rapids gas station at knifepoint. Trent William Allen Richard, age 19,…

College Track & Field: UNI men capture third consecutive MVC conference title

College Track & Field: UNI men capture third consecutive MVC conference title

CARBONDALE, Ill. – The UNI men’s track and field team captured its third-consecutive and 10th outdoor conference title at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Championships on Sunday in Carbondale, Ill.…

College Track & Field: Iowa State finishes second at Big 12 Championships

College Track & Field: Iowa State finishes second at Big 12 Championships

MANHATTAN, Kansas – A historic weekend of Iowa State track and field finished with another strong day on Sunday at a rainy Big 12 Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Wesley…