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Man sought after firing gun into Ames McDonald’s, allegedly attempting to murder person

Man sought after firing gun into Ames McDonald’s, allegedly attempting to murder person

AMES – Police in Ames say a Cedar Rapids man

Experience artist Dean Swenson’s form and content at Waldorf exhibit

Experience artist Dean Swenson’s form and content at Waldorf exhibit

FOREST CITY – The Waldorf University Gallery will host artist

City of Mason City expense report for Jan. 23. 2020

City of Mason City expense report for Jan. 23. 2020

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 1/23/2020 Payee Description Amount

Senator Amanda Ragan aims to improve health for moms and babies

Senator Amanda Ragan aims to improve health for moms and babies

The following is a legislative update from State Senator Amanda

Women’s College Basketball: UNI falls to Illinois State, 65-57

Women’s College Basketball: UNI falls to Illinois State, 65-57

NORMAL, Ill. – Illinois State closed the third quarter on

Staff Assault reported at Iowa’s Anamosa State Penitentiary

Staff Assault reported at Iowa’s Anamosa State Penitentiary

ANAMOSA – A correctional officer was assaulted at the Anamosa State

College Basketball: UNI defeats Loyola, 67-62 in, Overtime

College Basketball: UNI defeats Loyola, 67-62 in, Overtime

CEDAR FALLS – The UNI men’s basketball team hosted the

Altercation connected to “targeted” shooting of two people in Cedar Rapids, leaving a teen dead

Altercation connected to “targeted” shooting of two people in Cedar Rapids, leaving a teen dead

CEDAR RAPIDS – Police say an altercation led to a

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State beats Kansas, 89-67

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa State beats Kansas, 89-67

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State women’s basketball team (12-6,

College Wrestling: UNI pins Oklahoma State, 19-15

College Wrestling: UNI pins Oklahoma State, 19-15

CEDAR FALLS – No. 20 UNI wrestling won six bouts,

Police: Escaped Iowa mental patient  scales building and jumps from three stories, is seriously injured

Police: Escaped Iowa mental patient  scales building and jumps from three stories, is seriously injured

AMES – An escaped Iowa mental patient scaled a building

Teen hurt in auto accident near Clear Lake Saturday evening

Teen hurt in auto accident near Clear Lake Saturday evening

CLEAR LAKE – A teen was hurt in an auto

Hawkeyes start big, finish big in win over No. 4 Ohio State 

Hawkeyes start big, finish big in win over No. 4 Ohio State 

IOWA CITY – Spencer Lee and Austin DeSanto ran out

Women’s College Basketball: UNI downed by Bradley, 61-47

Women’s College Basketball: UNI downed by Bradley, 61-47

PEORIA, Ill. – UNI women’s basketball struggled to find an

Two cases of coronavirus in U.S. confirmed by CDC; scores dead in China

Two cases of coronavirus in U.S. confirmed by CDC; scores dead in China

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As many as 41 people are dead

One man dead after Sheffield auto accident

One man dead after Sheffield auto accident

SHEFFIELD, IOWA – A man died after an auto accident

Iowa man sentenced to more than two years in federal prison for possessing a silencer

Iowa man sentenced to more than two years in federal prison for possessing a silencer

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who cut off his GPS

Floyd County Community Foundation distributes $106,010 to local organizations at grant celebration

Floyd County Community Foundation distributes $106,010 to local organizations at grant celebration

CHARLES CITY – The Floyd County Community Foundation (FCCF) held

Public meeting scheduled in Mason City fo 12th Street NW reconstruction project

Public meeting scheduled in Mason City fo 12th Street NW reconstruction project

MASON CITY – A public information meeting is being held regarding

Judicial Nominating Commission begins process for selecting nominees for Iowa Supreme Court vacancy

Judicial Nominating Commission begins process for selecting nominees for Iowa Supreme Court vacancy

DES MOINES – The State Judicial Nominating Commission, which is

DEA releases strategic planning guide to prevent drug use among college students

DEA releases strategic planning guide to prevent drug use among college students

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration recently released Prevention

Northern Iowa Doctor Sentenced to Federal Prison for Making False Statements and Will Pay More Than $315,000 to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Relating to Nursing Facility Residents

Northern Iowa Doctor Sentenced to Federal Prison for Making False Statements and Will Pay More Than $315,000 to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Relating to Nursing Facility Residents

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Northern Iowa doctor will pay a

Public invited to view the draft plan at a public workshop

Public invited to view the draft plan at a public workshop

MASON CITY – The Mason City Planning and Zoning Commission

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa defeats Ohio State, 77-68; Meyer scores 19

Women’s College Basketball: Iowa defeats Ohio State, 77-68; Meyer scores 19

IOWA CITY – Iowa picked up another Big 10 Conference

Reynolds Releases Statement on redefined Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule

Reynolds Releases Statement on redefined Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Rule

DES MOINES –  On Thursday, Governor Kim Reynolds released the

College Basketball #19 Iowa 85, #24 Rutgers 80

College Basketball #19 Iowa 85, #24 Rutgers 80

IOWA CITY – Iowa defeated Rutgers in a close home

Gov. Reynolds launches Iowa Governor’s School Safety Bureau

Gov. Reynolds launches Iowa Governor’s School Safety Bureau

DES MOINES – This week, Governor Kim Reynolds, the Iowa

Iowa courts release access to documents to the public that will make some divorces without an attorney easier

Iowa courts release access to documents to the public that will make some divorces without an attorney easier

DES MOINES – The Iowa Judicial Branch is releasing the

Wildlife conservation donations from tax returns in Iowa continues downward trend in 2018

Wildlife conservation donations from tax returns in Iowa continues downward trend in 2018

DES MOINES – Last year, more than 7,200 Iowa taxpayers

Bald eagle shot, killed in Ankeny; public’s help sought

Bald eagle shot, killed in Ankeny; public’s help sought

ANKENY – On January 3, 2020, the Ankeny Police Department

Audit report released for City of Mason City shows $52 million in revenue, $65 million is expenses last year

Audit report released for City of Mason City shows $52 million in revenue, $65 million is expenses last year

MASON CITY – Kronlage & Olson, P.C., Certified Public Accountants

College Basketball: Panthers fall to Salukis, 66-68

College Basketball: Panthers fall to Salukis, 66-68

CARBONDALE, Illinois – The UNI men’s basketball team took on

OBIT: Daisy Boggess, 90, of Charles City

OBIT: Daisy Boggess, 90, of Charles City

Daisy Boggess, 90, of Charles City, passed away Tuesday, January

OBIT: Barbara “Barb” Miller, 81, of Charles City

OBIT: Barbara “Barb” Miller, 81, of Charles City

Barbara “Barb” Miller, 81, of Charles City, returned to her

Fatal truck crash investigated as suspected explosive devices believed to be in vehicle driven by Northern Iowa resident

Fatal truck crash investigated as suspected explosive devices believed to be in vehicle driven by Northern Iowa resident

DES MOINES – A fatal truck crash is being investigated

Health Department warns: Anyone who has received a tattoo or body piercing from unlicensed facilities in the area should be tested for HIV, Hepatitis B and C

Health Department warns: Anyone who has received a tattoo or body piercing from unlicensed facilities in the area should be tested for HIV, Hepatitis B and C

MASON CITY – After recent reports and complaints regarding unlicensed

Mason City police charge “Breezy” with tattoo crimes

Mason City police charge “Breezy” with tattoo crimes

MASON CITY – A young tattoo artist known as “Breezy”

Peter Children Opinion: I won’t be deterred by Trump’s bullies

Peter Children Opinion: I won’t be deterred by Trump’s bullies

The opening line in the recent Opinion piece I wrote

Illegal Alien who used another person’s name and Social Security number to get a job in Iowa sent to prison

Illegal Alien who used another person’s name and Social Security number to get a job in Iowa sent to prison

CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who used another person’s name

USDA Invests $11 million in broadband for rural Minnesota and Iowa communities

USDA Invests $11 million in broadband for rural Minnesota and Iowa communities

HARMONY, MN – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Deputy

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