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Man who received pound quantities of meth and sold it in Mason City sent to prison

Man who received pound quantities of meth and sold it in Mason City sent to prison

SIOUX CITY – A Mason City man who conspired to distribute methamphetamine was sentenced September 27, 2021 to 14 years in federal prison. Cameron Brunstein, age 30, from Mason City,…

Mason City man with 10 guns sent to prison for dealing meth

Mason City man with 10 guns sent to prison for dealing meth

SIOUX CITY – A Mason City man was sentenced September 27, 2021 to nearly two years in federal prison. Brett Wetter, age 46, from Mason City, received the prison term…

Clear Lake woman cited after auto collision

Clear Lake woman cited after auto collision

RURAL MASON CITY – A Clear Lake woman was cited after an auto collision. On Tuesday afternoon, September 28, 2021, at about 1:23 PM, the Cerro Gordo Gordo County Sheriff’s…

Drunk Belmond woman causes thousands in damages after crashing her Monte Carlo into Mason City house

Drunk Belmond woman causes thousands in damages after crashing her Monte Carlo into Mason City house

MASON CITY – A drunk Belmond woman racing through town crashed her Monte Carlo into a Mason City house, causing thousands of dollars in damages. A Mason City police spokesman…

OBIT: Lyle W. Bensen

OBIT: Lyle W. Bensen

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, September 30, 2021 at First Lutheran Church in Algona with Reverend Dave Grindberg officiating. Burial will be held in…

College Football: Iowa prepares to face unbeaten Maryland on the road on short week

College Football: Iowa prepares to face unbeaten Maryland on the road on short week

IOWA CITY – The Iowa Hawkeyes are preparing to face the unbeaten Maryland Terrapins in a Big 10 Conferene road game Friday night. University of Iowa Football Media Conference Tuesday,…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Kraig Paulsen to head Department of Management

Gov. Reynolds appoints Kraig Paulsen to head Department of Management

DES MOINES – Today Gov. Kim Reynolds announced the appointment of Kraig Paulsen, currently director of the Iowa Department of Revenue, to serve as interim director of the Department of…

OBIT: Dianna Faye Voigt

OBIT: Dianna Faye Voigt

Dianna Voigt, age 80, of Lime Springs, Iowa,, passed away on Monday, September 27, 2021 at Regional Health Services of Howard County in Cresco, Iowa. A visitation will be held…

OBIT: Eugene “Gene” “Mack” McCauley

OBIT: Eugene “Gene” “Mack” McCauley

Eugene “Gene” “Mack” McCauley, 92, of Charles City, passed away Monday, September 27, 2021 at the 9th Street Chautauqua Guest Home surrounded by his loving family. A funeral Mass for…

President Obama breaks ground on his presidential center in Chicago

President Obama breaks ground on his presidential center in Chicago

CHICAGO – On Tuesday, September 28, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot joined President and Mrs. Obama at the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Obama Presidential Center. Check…

NIACC’s Bertry earns ICCAC weekly honor for 7th time

NIACC’s Bertry earns ICCAC weekly honor for 7th time

MASON CITY – For the seventh time in her career and second time this season, NIACC’s Sarah Bertry was selected as the ICCAC Division II female cross country athlete of…

JUCO Cross Country: Another weekly honor for NIACC’s Kipkemboi

JUCO Cross Country: Another weekly honor for NIACC’s Kipkemboi

MASON CITY – Another day, another honor for NIACC’s Melvin Kipkemboi. A day after being selected as the USTFCCCA NJCAA Division II cross country athlete of the week, Kipkemboi earned…

Northern Iowa man tries to evade cops, tosses weed and meth baggies

Northern Iowa man tries to evade cops, tosses weed and meth baggies

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