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Convicted Iowa murderer dies in prison from COVID-19

Convicted Iowa murderer dies in prison from COVID-19

FORT MADISON – A convicted Iowa murderer died in prison this week from COVID-19, authorities say. Phillip Benito Cuevas was pronounced dead, due to complications related to COVID-19 and multiple…

OBIT: Patricia A. Betts

OBIT: Patricia A. Betts

Patricia (Pat) Ann Hackbart Betts passed away on Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Mercy Hospital in Mason City, Iowa. She was born June 16, 1949 in Osage, Iowa to Melvin…

OBIT: Ronald L. Gettman

OBIT: Ronald L. Gettman

Ronald L. Gettman, 83, of Mason City, IA passed away Thursday, September 2, 2021 at the Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit. Memorial services will be held at 2 PM Tuesday, September…

OBIT: Barbara Ann Medlin

OBIT: Barbara Ann Medlin

Barbara Ann Medlin, 75, of Mason City, peacefully passed to her heavenly eternal home on Friday, September 3, 2021, at MercyOne North Iowa Hospice. Visitation will be held 4:00pm to…

College Football: #18 Iowa demolishes #17 Indiana, 34-6

College Football: #18 Iowa demolishes #17 Indiana, 34-6

IOWA CITY – Iowa (1-0, 1-0) defeated Indiana (0-1, 0-1), 34-6, on Saturday at Kinnick Stadium. Iowa extended its winning streak to seven games. Iowa has outscored its last seven…

College Football: Iowa State barely escapes season opener versus UNI, winning 16-10

College Football: Iowa State barely escapes season opener versus UNI, winning 16-10

AMES – The UNI football program opened the season against the Cyclones of Iowa State on Saturday, September 4, falling to seventh-ranked Cyclones 16-10. The Panthers finished the game with…

Wanted Charles City man snared by cops this week

Wanted Charles City man snared by cops this week

CHARLES CITY – A wanted Charles City man was snared by cops this week. On September 2, 2021, officers with the Charles City police department were in the 300 block…