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College Basketball: Iowa beats Alabama State, 108-82; shoots lights-out from 3-point range

College Basketball: Iowa beats Alabama State, 108-82; shoots lights-out from 3-point range

IOWA CITY – Iowa beat Alabama State, 108-82, Thursday night in Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Iowa posted school single-game records in 3-pointers made (20) and attempted (44). The previous school single-game 3-point…

OBIT: Patrick R. McChesney

OBIT: Patrick R. McChesney

Patrick R. McChesney, 87, of Clear Lake, passed away Thursday, November 11, 2021 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City. Celebration of life will be held 10:30 a.m.…

OBIT: Jeff Moore

OBIT: Jeff Moore

Kensett- On September 17, 2021, Jeffrey Gene (Jeff) Moore was lost in a fatal motorcycle accident in Kansas City, Missouri, on his way to the Ozark Mountains. A visitation will…

OBIT: Glenn L. Wille

OBIT: Glenn L. Wille

Glenn L. Wille, 95, of Garner died Friday, November 12, 2021 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City. A funeral mass will be held 3:00 p.m., Friday, November…

OBIT: Rita Gamez

OBIT: Rita Gamez

Rita Gamez, 96, of Cresco, Iowa passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2021 in Rochester, MN. Rita Gamez, born to Jose and Rosa Zavala in Hondo, Texas on September 16th,…

Mason City High School announces membership in new league: The Iowa Alliance Conference

Mason City High School announces membership in new league: The Iowa Alliance Conference

MASON CITY – Mason City High School is today announcing its membership in a new high school athletic league: the Iowa Alliance Conference. Eleven of Iowa’s largest high schools will…

Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen says Build Back Better Act is great for America as House passes the legislation

Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen says Build Back Better Act is great for America as House passes the legislation

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. House of Representaties passed President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better Act. Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen released a statement todayon the impact of…

What Does Virtual Reality Mean For Your Business

From generation to generation, the world is changing. The way that we interact with one another, both socially and commercially, is changing along with it. Perhaps one of the biggest…

OBIT: Marilyn L. Houck

OBIT: Marilyn L. Houck

Marilyn Lee (Dasher) Houck, 88, of Mason City, passed away on November 10, 2021 at MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center in Mason City. She was born on August 14, 1933,…

OBIT: Nina L Carson

OBIT: Nina L Carson

Nina Laura Carson, 87, of Mason City, passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2021, at her home. A graveside service will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, November 17,…

OBIT: Velda Laidig

OBIT: Velda Laidig

Velda M. Laidig, the daughter of Earl and Hazel (Sankey) Ditsworth was born on October 26, 1937 in Bancroft, Iowa. She died on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the Good…

OBIT: Janet M. Lilly

OBIT: Janet M. Lilly

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, November 28, 2021 at Oakcrest Funeral Services. Janet Mary (Cink) Lilly was born May 9, 1951 in Algona; daughter…

UNI football to host final, regular-season home game

UNI football to host final, regular-season home game

CEDAR FALLS – UNI football will host its final, regular-season game against Western Illinois at 1 p.m. Saturday. It will be Senior Day for the Panthers. It will also be…

Mason City honors its community volunteers

Mason City honors its community volunteers

MASON CITY – The 18th Annual Volunteer Recognition Award Banquet was held at the MacNider Art Museum Salsbury Room on November 18, 2021. The theme this year was TEAMWORK. Around…

Iranian nationals charged for using internet to spread disinformation to fool gullible, low-information Americans and influence 2020 U.S. Presidential election

Iranian nationals charged for using internet to spread disinformation to fool gullible, low-information Americans and influence 2020 U.S. Presidential election

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two Iranian nationals are charged with federal crimes for using the internet to spread disinformation in order to fool gullible, low-information Americans and influence the 2020 U.S.…

Women’s College Basketball: No. 14 Iowa State defeats Drake, 98-76

Women’s College Basketball: No. 14 Iowa State defeats Drake, 98-76

DES MOINES – A big second quarter effort turned the tide for No. 14 Iowa State (3-0) as the Cyclones left the Knapp Center with a 98-76 win over Drake…

Two Important Data Management Security Factors to Consider as a Business Owner

Two Important Data Management Security Factors to Consider as a Business Owner

Massive data breaches are becoming all too regular, and it doesn’t matter what business you’re based in, you could get targeted. Even big corporations get attacked by these hackers, but…

Iowa police officer arrested after picking up teen, takes her to his house to commit lewd and dangerous acts

Iowa police officer arrested after picking up teen, takes her to his house to commit lewd and dangerous acts

DES MOINES – An Iowa police officer has been arrested after picking up a teen this month and taking her to his house to commit lewd and dangerous acts. On…