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Drinking water discharge into creek may be cause of fish kill in Ames

Drinking water discharge into creek may be cause of fish kill in Ames

AMES – DNR staff investigated a fish kill along Ioway Creek in Ames, Thursday, July 8 after a passerby noticed dead fish mid-morning and called the DNR. The impacted area…

Former NIACC standout Kaputin to compete at Summer Olympics in Tokyo

Former NIACC standout Kaputin to compete at Summer Olympics in Tokyo

By KIRK HARDCASTLE NIACC Sports Information Director Millions of young female athletes around the world grow up dreaming of someday competing in the Olympics. For former NIACC track and field…

OBIT: Jerry R. Mosiman

OBIT: Jerry R. Mosiman

Jerry Mosiman, 52 of Mason City passed away suddenly Friday, July 9, 2021. A funeral service will be held 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at Hogan-Bremer-Moore Colonial Chapel, 126…

OBIT: Donald K. Johnson

OBIT: Donald K. Johnson

Donald K. Johnson, 93 of Northwood, passed away Saturday, June 12, 2021 at the IOOF Home in Mason City. A Celebration of Life in his honor will held 6:00 p.m.…

OBIT: Marilyn Portis-Monahan

OBIT: Marilyn Portis-Monahan

Marilyn Uilk Portis-Monahan, 88, passed away under hospice care on Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Heritage Care Center in Mason City, IA. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00…

Staff assault reported at Anamosa State Penitentiary after inmate explodes on officer

Staff assault reported at Anamosa State Penitentiary after inmate explodes on officer

ANAMOSA – A correctional officer was assaulted by an inmate at Iowa’s Anamosa State Penitentiary at approximately 2:27 p.m. on Friday July 9, 2021. While an officer was supervising inmates,…