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OBIT: Odonna Margaret DeRock

OBIT: Odonna Margaret DeRock

Odonna Margaret DeRock, 88, of Mason City, died Saturday, December 18, 2021, at Good Shepherd Health Center in Mason City. Odonna was born August 2, 1933, the daughter of Ole…

OBIT: Sherrie Marie Solum

OBIT: Sherrie Marie Solum

Sherrie Marie Solum, 61, of Clear Lake, died Thursday, December 23, 2021, at MercyOne-Waterloo Medical Center. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be…

OBIT: Bonnie Abbas

OBIT: Bonnie Abbas

Bonnie Lucille Abbas – age 85, of Humboldt, passed away Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at the Humboldt County Memorial Hospital. Celebration of Bonnie’s Life will be held at Faith United…

Iowa man who was high on meth with loaded gun in cell phone bathroom faces prison time

Iowa man who was high on meth with loaded gun in cell phone bathroom faces prison time

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who was found under the influence of methamphetamine in a Dubuque, Iowa, cell phone store bathroom with a loaded handgun pled guilty January 5, 2022,…

A Guide to the Healthiest CBD Consumption Methods

A Guide to the Healthiest CBD Consumption Methods

CBD, or cannabidiol, is fast becoming a popular treatment for a long list of health conditions. CBD can be consumed in many ways including eating it, smoking it, vaping it,…

OBIT: Richard “Dick” Gates

OBIT: Richard “Dick” Gates

Richard Gates from Cresco, IA went to be with his Lord and Savior December 27, 2021. He passed away peacefully with his wife and family at his side. Richard Eugene…

Clear Lake fire department has record year for calls for service in 2021

Clear Lake fire department has record year for calls for service in 2021

CLEAR LAKE – In 2021, the Clear Lake Fire Department responded to a record number 1,410 calls for service. The department is staffed with 32 volunteers and 1 full-time ambulance. Breakdown…

FBI, Iowa State Patrol and local deputies investigate brash burglaries to ATMs, banks, homes and businesses in Grundy county

FBI, Iowa State Patrol and local deputies investigate brash burglaries to ATMs, banks, homes and businesses in Grundy county

DIKE – Grundy county law enforcement is investigating brash burglaries to numerous locations, including ATMs and banks. On January 5, 2022, the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call…

College Basketball: Iowa State 51, Texas Tech 47

College Basketball: Iowa State 51, Texas Tech 47

AMES – Iowa State eked out a win over a muscular Texas Tech, 51-47, Wednesday night in a home Big 12 matchup in frigid Ames. Two of the top defensive…

Women’s College Basketball: No. 12 Iowa State defeats No. 23 Oklahoma; wins sixth straight

Women’s College Basketball: No. 12 Iowa State defeats No. 23 Oklahoma; wins sixth straight

NORMAN, OK – No. 12 Iowa State (13-1, 2-0 Big 12) improved to 2-0 in league action with an 81-71 win at No. 23 Oklahoma (12-2, 1-1 Big 12), snapping…