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Iowa State Patrol trooper injured in auto crash Thursday night, remains in critical condition

Iowa State Patrol trooper injured in auto crash Thursday night, remains in critical condition

ALLAMAKEE COUNTY, IOWA – An Iowa State Patrol trooper was injured in an auto crash Thursday night, remains in critical condition On Thursday, October 14, at 11:30 p.m., Trooper Ted…

Iowa cop takes aim and fatally shoots man walking neighborhood with gun pointed to his head

Iowa cop takes aim and fatally shoots man walking neighborhood with gun pointed to his head

DAVENPORT – An Iowa cop took aim and shot dead a man walking a neighborhood with a gun pointed to his head. On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, the Davenport Police…

Iowa boy allegedly murders parents with knife and axe, cops say

Iowa boy allegedly murders parents with knife and axe, cops say

CEDAR RAPIDS – Two parents are dead and a boy is in jail, charged as an adult after cops nabbed him outside his home, where his parents lay dead in…

USA announces additional millions in assistance for crisis in Northern Ethiopia

USA announces additional millions in assistance for crisis in Northern Ethiopia

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United States is sending many millions of dollars in additional assistance for an on-going humanitarian crisis in Northern Ethiopia, where people there are facing brutal conditions.…

Texas man indicted for sending violent threats to doctor who had been advocate of the COVID-19 vaccine

Texas man indicted for sending violent threats to doctor who had been advocate of the COVID-19 vaccine

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – A federal grand jury in Baltimore, Maryland, has indicted a Texas man for sending a threatening communication to a Maryland doctor. The indictment was unsealed today following…

NIACC’s Kipkemboi earns pair of weekly XC awards

NIACC’s Kipkemboi earns pair of weekly XC awards

MASON CITY – NIACC sophomore Melvin Kipkemboi picked up a pair of weekly awards for the week of Oct. 4-10. Kipkemboi was selected as the ICCAC Division II men’s cross…

NIACC’s Bertry wins ICCAC weekly award for 8th time

NIACC’s Bertry wins ICCAC weekly award for 8th time

MASON CITY – NIACC’s Sarah Bertry was selected as the ICCAC Division II women’s cross country athlete of the week for the week Oct. 4-10. It was the eighth time…

OBIT: Gail Charlotte Bates

OBIT: Gail Charlotte Bates

Gail Charlotte Bates, 79, of Burchinal, died on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at the IOOF Home in Mason City, IA. A Private Funeral Service will be held at Hogan-Bremer-Moore Colonial…

OBIT: Darrel D. Bonjour

OBIT: Darrel D. Bonjour

Darrel D. Bonjour, 72, of Mason City, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, in Mason City. A private funeral service will be held with inurnment to follow in…