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Bus collides with tipped semi on Interstate 35 Saturday morning

Bus collides with tipped semi on Interstate 35 Saturday morning

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A bus and a semi

NIACC’s Connell wins 1,000 at Minnesota State

NIACC’s Connell wins 1,000 at Minnesota State

MANKATO, Minn. – NIACC freshman Gavin Connell won the 1,000-

Aggressive inmate at Iowa State Penitentiary starts fire, attacks guards

Aggressive inmate at Iowa State Penitentiary starts fire, attacks guards

FORT MADISON – A correctional officer was assaulted by an

Iowa woman shot in head after felon steps out onto porch to shoot at deer

Iowa woman shot in head after felon steps out onto porch to shoot at deer

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Iowa hunter injured after falling 30 feet from tree stand

Iowa hunter injured after falling 30 feet from tree stand

MILO, IOWA – DNR conservation officers responded to a tree

Digging for Ginseng costs Iowa man nearly $2,000 in fines

Digging for Ginseng costs Iowa man nearly $2,000 in fines

JACKSON COUNTY, IOWA – A Miles, Iowa man has been

Waldorf University to host viewing of documentary “Break the Chain”

Waldorf University to host viewing of documentary “Break the Chain”

FOREST CITY – Waldorf University to host a viewing of

Iowans to tell Governor, Legislature – ‘Keep your promise, respect our retirement’

Iowans to tell Governor, Legislature – ‘Keep your promise, respect our retirement’

DES MOINES – Iowans will speak out at the capitol

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of January 10, 2019

Top Iowa fishing spots for week of January 10, 2019

CLEAR LAKE – This weekly fishing report is compiled from

Steve King hits back after New York Times article exposes his alleged White Supremacy views

Steve King hits back after New York Times article exposes his alleged White Supremacy views

NEW YORK – Iowa’s 4th District Congressman Steve King responded

Law enforcement investigate death in Rockwell

Law enforcement investigate death in Rockwell

ROCKWELL – A death is being investigated by law enforcement

Democratic Senators introduce assault weapons ban

Democratic Senators introduce assault weapons ban

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and

City of Mason City expense report, Jan. 10, 2019

City of Mason City expense report, Jan. 10, 2019

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 1/10/2019 Payee Description Amount

Grassley: Building on the success of tax reform

Grassley: Building on the success of tax reform

Opinion of U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa – At

No. 14 NIACC men win 10th straight, 86-75

No. 14 NIACC men win 10th straight, 86-75

MASON CITY – The winning streak has reached 10. The

Mendez powers No. 4 Lady Trojans, 79-62

Mendez powers No. 4 Lady Trojans, 79-62

MASON CITY – Freshman Autam Mendez scored a career-high 30

Congressman Steve King to hold 39 public town hall meetings as early challenger steps forward

Congressman Steve King to hold 39 public town hall meetings as early challenger steps forward

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Congressman Steve King has announced 39 town hall

Law enforcement chase wanted man out of Worth county into Minnesota

Law enforcement chase wanted man out of Worth county into Minnesota

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Mason City man faces drug charge after arrest in Worth county

Mason City man faces drug charge after arrest in Worth county

RURAL MANLY, IOWA – A Mason City man is facing

Iowa gets conference road victory over Northwestern, 73-63

Iowa gets conference road victory over Northwestern, 73-63

EVANSTON, ILLINOIS – Iowa defeated Northwestern, 73-63, Wednesday night in

Waldorf University to host The True Black History Museum

Waldorf University to host The True Black History Museum

FOREST CITY – Waldorf University to host The True Black

Governor Reynolds announces cabinet appointments

Governor Reynolds announces cabinet appointments

DES MOINES – Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds announced several cabinet

NIACC wrestlers fall to Iowa Lakes, 44-5

NIACC wrestlers fall to Iowa Lakes, 44-5

ESTHERVILLE – The No. 6 Iowa Lakes wrestling team topped

OBIT: Sylvia Lumm, 96, of Charles City

OBIT: Sylvia Lumm, 96, of Charles City

Sylvia Lumm, 96, of Charles City, passed away Sunday, January

President Trump directs bureaucrats to give low-income Americans “the nutrition they need” and fund SNAP in February

President Trump directs bureaucrats to give low-income Americans “the nutrition they need” and fund SNAP in February

WASHINGON, D.C. – At the direction of President Donald J.

NIACC men ranked 14th in latest poll

NIACC men ranked 14th in latest poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s basketball team remained No.

NIACC women ranked 4th in latest poll

NIACC women ranked 4th in latest poll

MASON CITY – The NIACC women’s basketball team is ranked

Woman charged with drunk driving and child endangerment after auto accident

Woman charged with drunk driving and child endangerment after auto accident

MASON CITY – A woman with two kids in her

Wanted man with meth wreaks havoc near Rockwell

Wanted man with meth wreaks havoc near Rockwell

ROCKWELL – A wanted Mason City man toting meth was

Fire at a Mason City dental office under investigation

Fire at a Mason City dental office under investigation

MASON CITY – On December 31, 2018 at 6:06 PM,

Mason City school board to allow open forum tonight at meeting on bombshell audit showing millions of dollars lost

Mason City school board to allow open forum tonight at meeting on bombshell audit showing millions of dollars lost

MASON CITY – Want to tell the Mason City school

Iowa State’s All-American running back David Montgomery enters name for NFL Draft

Iowa State’s All-American running back David Montgomery enters name for NFL Draft

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State two-time All-American running back David

Getting the munchies lands two possible North Iowa weed-smokers behind bars

Getting the munchies lands two possible North Iowa weed-smokers behind bars

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Alleged drug dealer busted in Northwood, tooling around with possible drunk driver

Alleged drug dealer busted in Northwood, tooling around with possible drunk driver

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Cyclones sweep Player of the Week awards

Cyclones sweep Player of the Week awards

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State has swept the Big 12

Men’s college basketball: Iowa defeats Nebraska, 93-84

Men’s college basketball: Iowa defeats Nebraska, 93-84

IOWA CITY – Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon heated up just

Grassley: New Congress brings historic leadership roles for Iowa’s senators

Grassley: New Congress brings historic leadership roles for Iowa’s senators

Opinion from U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa The beginning

New Year’s resolution to quit smoking? Help is available

New Year’s resolution to quit smoking? Help is available

MASON CITY – New Year resolutions are common this time

Barn destroyed in rural Clear Lake Saturday morning

Barn destroyed in rural Clear Lake Saturday morning

CLEAR LAKE – A barn was destroyed in a rural

No. 14 NIACC men cruise to 9th straight win

No. 14 NIACC men cruise to 9th straight win

MASON CITY – The NIACC men’s basketball team set a