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Cerro Gordo health department offers free HIV testing

Cerro Gordo health department offers free HIV testing

MASON CITY – To celebrate National HIV Testing Day CG Public Health is offering free and confidential HIV testing from 9am-4pm on Monday, June 28th. HIV testing is completed by…

OBIT: James “Jim” Devereaux

OBIT: James “Jim” Devereaux

James “Jim” Devereaux, 65, of Charles City, passed away Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City. A gathering of family and friends will be…

Gov. Reynolds to send Iowa Law Enforcement Officers to aid border security efforts  

Gov. Reynolds to send Iowa Law Enforcement Officers to aid border security efforts  

DES MOINES – Today Governor Kim Reynolds announced that Iowa State Patrol officers will be deployed to the U.S. Southern Border to aid law enforcement and border security efforts. The governor…

Paroled Waterloo felon armed with gun sent back to prison

Paroled Waterloo felon armed with gun sent back to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A paroled Waterloo felon who unlawfully possessed a firearm was sentenced to 46 months in federal prison. Karon Bennett, age 22, from Waterloo, Iowa, received the prison…

Road closure on US Hwy 18 in Charles City set for next week

Road closure on US Hwy 18 in Charles City set for next week

CHARLES CITY – Work on the U.S. 18 resurfacing project in Charles City will require a road closure starting on Monday, June 28. Installation of storm sewer and utilities will…

Man found dead on corner in small Iowa town leads to felony charge for suspect

Man found dead on corner in small Iowa town leads to felony charge for suspect

SWEA CITY, IOWA – A man was found dead on a street corner in this small Iowa town, leading to a felony charge for a suspect. The Kossuth County Sheriff’s…

OBIT: Barbara Mae Johnson

OBIT: Barbara Mae Johnson

Barbara Mae Johnson passed from this life to her heavenly home on June 19, 2021 at 9:30 pm. She was born June 30, 1941 in Freeport, Illinois to Oliver and…

Iowa woman terrorized by wanted man after Facebook hookup

Iowa woman terrorized by wanted man after Facebook hookup

CEDAR RAPIDS – An Iowa woman got way more than she bargained fro after she met up with a man via Facebook, and it took half a dozen Illinois state…