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Senator Amanda Ragan says funding is critical for schools as students prepare to head back to class

Senator Amanda Ragan says funding is critical for schools as students prepare to head back to class

The following is a legislative update from State Senator Amanda

City of Mason City expense report for August 8, 2019

City of Mason City expense report for August 8, 2019

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 8/8/2019 Payee Description Amount

Mason City councilman John Lee to run for third term

Mason City councilman John Lee to run for third term

MASON CITY – Ward 1 Councilman of Mason City John

Ferentz: Like all football teams, Hawkeyes deal with roster changes

Ferentz: Like all football teams, Hawkeyes deal with roster changes

IOWA CITY – Iowa Hawkeyes head football coach Kirk Ferentz

Convicted Iowa murderer dies in prison

Convicted Iowa murderer dies in prison

ANAMOSA – A convicted Iowa murderer died in prison this

Northern Iowa deputy hurt in auto crash Friday morning

Northern Iowa deputy hurt in auto crash Friday morning

LYON COUNTY, IOWA – A Northern Iowa deputy was hurt

Two people hurt in auto accident outside Mason City on Friday afternoon

Two people hurt in auto accident outside Mason City on Friday afternoon

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – Two people were hurt in

Accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein found dead in jail cell

Accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein found dead in jail cell

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein has

Steve King to hold town hall meetings in Cerro Gordo and Hardin counties

Steve King to hold town hall meetings in Cerro Gordo and Hardin counties

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Steve King announces that he will

Mason City police warn of prize claim scam

Mason City police warn of prize claim scam

MASON CITY – Mason City police are warning citizens of

OBIT: Keith “Mac” McInroy, 86, of Charles City

OBIT: Keith “Mac” McInroy, 86, of Charles City

Keith “Mac” McInroy, 86, of Charles City passed away at

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of August 8, 2019

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of August 8, 2019

CLEAR LAKE – This weekly fishing report is compiled from

College Football: Iowa State Cyclones surpass football season ticket reacord

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State football fans, students in particular,

OBIT: Steven “Steve” Bartholmey, 47, of Osage

OBIT: Steven “Steve” Bartholmey, 47, of Osage

Steven “Steve” Bartholmey, 47, of Osage, passed away Tuesday, August

Governors Reynolds and others call for EPA to drop claim that CO2 emissions from agricultural feedstocks are pollutants

Governors Reynolds and others call for EPA to drop claim that CO2 emissions from agricultural feedstocks are pollutants

DES MOINES – Iowa Governor Reynolds, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts,

Hillary Clinton calls for gun control in America

Hillary Clinton calls for gun control in America

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Hillary Clinton called for gun control in

Body of adult female discovered in Iowa’s South Skunk River

Body of adult female discovered in Iowa’s South Skunk River

DES MOINES – An adult female’s body was discovered in

Clarion child molester jailed for violating state’s sex offender registry

Clarion child molester jailed for violating state’s sex offender registry

BREMER COUNTY – A Clarion child molester has been jailed

Clear Lake fire department receives donation for remotely operated underwater vehicle

Clear Lake fire department receives donation for remotely operated underwater vehicle

CLEAR LAKE – The Clear Lake fire department has received

Estherville man busted with meth operation

Estherville man busted with meth operation

ESTHERVILLE – Police in Estherville raided a residence there and

Winnebago River cleanup held in Mason City

Winnebago River cleanup held in Mason City

MASON CITY – The Winnebago River was cleaned up by

Singer R. Kelly charged with prostitution of teen in Minnesota

Singer R. Kelly charged with prostitution of teen in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS – Singer R. Kelly, has been charged with two

OBIT: Marjorie “Marge” Tjebkes, 66, of Charles City

OBIT: Marjorie “Marge” Tjebkes, 66, of Charles City

Marjorie “Marge” Tjebkes, 66, of Charles City, passed away Saturday,

Ames convenience store robbed; clerk bound and injured by crook

Ames convenience store robbed; clerk bound and injured by crook

AMES – An Ames convenience store was robbed Monday morning

Waterloo domestic abuser sent to prison for gun possession

Waterloo domestic abuser sent to prison for gun possession

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo domestic abuser has been sent

Northern Iowa woman slams car into front door of convenience store

Northern Iowa woman slams car into front door of convenience store

RUTHVEN, IOWA – A Northern Iowa woman suffered a medical

Clarion man arrested for attempted burglary, drunk driving

Clarion man arrested for attempted burglary, drunk driving

STANHOPE, IOWA – A Clarion man was arrested for attempted

Iowa DNR, State Medical Examiner’s Office investigating Waukee man’s death at Clear Lake

Iowa DNR, State Medical Examiner’s Office investigating Waukee man’s death at Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE – On August 3, 2019, at approximately 2:30

Steve King faces familiar Democratic foe in Scholten

Steve King faces familiar Democratic foe in Scholten

SIOUX CITY — A 5th generation Iowan, J.D. Scholten today

Stebens Charitable Foundation awards local grants

Stebens Charitable Foundation awards local grants

MASON CITY – The Bertha Stebens Charitable Foundation has announced

Leader Mitch McConnell recovering at home from fractured shoulder

Leader Mitch McConnell recovering at home from fractured shoulder

LOUISVILLE, KY – Republican Senate Leader Mitch McConnell is recovering

Shots fired in Fort Dodge; one hurt

Shots fired in Fort Dodge; one hurt

FORT DODGE – As many as 20 gunshots were fired

City of Mason City expense report for August 1, 2019

City of Mason City expense report for August 1, 2019

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 8/1/2019 Payee Description Amount

Runaway trailer smashes mailbox in Charles City; man cited

Runaway trailer smashes mailbox in Charles City; man cited

CHARLES CITY – A runaway trailer smashed a mailbox in

Governor Reynolds makes statement on resignation of DHS administrator after he files lawsuit against state

Governor Reynolds makes statement on resignation of DHS administrator after he files lawsuit against state

DES MOINES – Today, Governor Kim Reynolds released the following

Iowa has Experienced a Significant Crime Rate Increase in the Last Few Years, According to Reports

The state of Iowa is not known as a violent

Britt golf cart store explosion takes man’s life

Britt golf cart store explosion takes man’s life

BRITT – The explosion at a Britt golf cart store

Mason City councilman Paul Adams to seek re-election

Mason City councilman Paul Adams to seek re-election

MASON CITY – At-Large City Councilman and Mayor Pro Tem,

Hands-free driving law now in effect in Minnesota

Hands-free driving law now in effect in Minnesota

NORTH OF IOWA – If you are traveling north of

Waverly woman fatally runs over child with pickup truck

Waverly woman fatally runs over child with pickup truck

WAVERLY – A Waverly woman fatally ran over a child