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Iowa woman charged with attempted murder after stabbing man multiple times in torso

Iowa woman charged with attempted murder after stabbing man multiple times in torso

WEST DES MOINES – An Iowa woman has been charged with attempted murder after stabbing a man multiple times in torso. On Monday, May 17 at approximately 8:20 PM, West…

City of Mason City expense report for May 20, 2021

City of Mason City expense report for May 20, 2021

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 5/20/2021 Payee Description Amount —————————– ABSOLUTE WASTE REMOVAL MAINTENANCE MATERIAL 195.08 ACCORD ARCHITECTURE CONTRACT LABOR 2,639.47 ALLIANT UTILITIES-IPC ELECTRICITY 43,112.97 ARAMARK UNIFORM SERVICES SUPPLIES…

OBIT: Julie Learn

OBIT: Julie Learn

Julie Learn, 61, of Colwell, passed away Saturday, May 15, 2021 at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City. A memorial service for Julie Learn will be held at…

Minnesota man dead in Worth county Interstate 35 auto crash

Minnesota man dead in Worth county Interstate 35 auto crash

WORTH COUNTY – A Minnesota man is dead after a Worth county Interstate 35 auto crash Wednesday morning. According to the Iowa State Patrol, the accident took place Wednesday, May…

Mason City’s MacNider Museum awarded grant

Mason City’s MacNider Museum awarded grant

MASON CITY – The Charles H. MacNider Museum was a grant recipient from the Chautauqua Circuit #889 Questers chapter of the Iowa Questers. The project was funded by a $6,300…

OBIT: Shirley M. Fuller

OBIT: Shirley M. Fuller

Shirley Mae (Wike) Fullker, 93, Mason City, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at Good Shepherd Health Center, Mason City. A graveside service will be held 2:00pm Saturday, May 22,…

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State’s Fennelly agrees to contract extension to 2027

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State’s Fennelly agrees to contract extension to 2027

AMES – Iowa State women’s basketball coach Bill Fennelly has agreed to a two-year contract extension keeping him on the Cyclone sidelines until at least 2027. The dean of Big…

Free Hepatitis C testing available for baby boomers and drug injectors at Cerro Gordo Public Health

Free Hepatitis C testing available for baby boomers and drug injectors at Cerro Gordo Public Health

MASON CITY – Cerro Gordo Public Health is hosting a free hepatitis C testing day for baby boomers (those born from 1945-1965) and people with a history of injection drug…

OBIT: Christopher Reams

OBIT: Christopher Reams

Christopher Reams, 49, of Bloomington, Minnesota, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2021. A private family memorial service will be held at Hauser Weishaar Funeral Home. Christopher Michael Reams, the son…

Groundbreaking ceremony held at Mason City High School for new fieldhouse and natatorium

Groundbreaking ceremony held at Mason City High School for new fieldhouse and natatorium

MASON CITY – A major construction project is underway for a new fieldhouse and natatorium at Mason City High School, and a groundbreaking ceremony was held this week. The event…

Gov. Reynolds signs legislation into law  

Gov. Reynolds signs legislation into law  

DES MOINES – Thursday, Gov. Reynolds signed the following bills into law: HF 196: an Act expanding the health care professional recruitment program. HF 285: an Act relating to professional standards for the certification or designation of music…

Iowa Supreme Court throws out tough sentence of North Iowa criminal who was on drugs “helping” in Manly daycare

Iowa Supreme Court throws out tough sentence of North Iowa criminal who was on drugs “helping” in Manly daycare

DES MOINES – The Iowa Supreme Court has decided to throw out a tough sentence imposed on a North Iowa criminal who was on drugs and whose attorney said was “helping”…

Gov. Reynolds signs fuel supply proclamation

Gov. Reynolds signs fuel supply proclamation

DES MOINES – Governor Kim Reynolds signed a proclamation that eases transport rules for crews and drivers hauling motor fuels. The proclamation temporarily suspends regulatory provisions of Iowa law pertaining…