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DES MOINES – A “targeted shooting” of a male victim at a downtown bar makes 16 homicides this year in Iowa’s capital city of Des Moines.
MASON CITY — The NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center hosted Venture School Launch Day on Thursday, November 17, 2022, with several winning cash prizes.
MASON CITY – Metronet today announced that residents and businesses in the Iowa communities of Ankeny, Clive, Grimes, Hampton, Iowa City, Jewell, Johnston, Mason City, Sheffield, and Urbandale, are among the first in the state to have access to even faster internet with Metronet’s ultra-high-speed multi-gigabit service.
ANKENY – A shooting in a parking lot at an Iowa bar lead police to detain and charge a man with attempted murder.
Whether you’re a car aficionado or not, at some point you will need to deal with car repairs. And while some repairs are best left to the professionals, there are others that
CEDAR RAPIDS – An allegedly drunk, suspended Iowa driver is facing a swath of charges after a fatal auto accident took the life of an elderly woman.
HARDIN COUNTY – A Northern Iowa man who won a big lottery prize has been sent to prison for the sexual abuse of his granddaughters.
SIOUX CITY – A Clear Lake, Iowa nurse who stole fentanyl from elderly patients pled guilty on November 21, 2022, in federal court in Sioux City.
POCAHONTAS COUNTY – A Northern Iowa man died in a two-vehicle crash in Pocahontas county.
RINGGOLD COUNTY, IOWA – An Iowa teen died in a vehicle rollover, swerving to avoid deer this weekend on a rural road.
CEDAR RAPIDS – A man who used a false identification document and a false social security number was sentenced today to more than two months in federal prison.
WRIGHT COUNTY – Three people are dead in Wright county after a Mack truck collided with a BMW.
WASHNGTON, D.C. – A calamitous railroad worker strike is now looming for next month, and the results of such a work stoppage would be devastating to the economy.
SIOUX CITY – A Northern Iowa man has pleaded guilty to child porn charges after coercing youngsters on social media to send him explicit photos.
Are you nervous about getting all of your gift shopping done with the holidays fast approaching? Do you want to know how to have a stress-free holiday shopping experience? The holidays are
CLEAR LAKE – Officials are seeking input for a new Comprehensive Plan for Cerro Gordo county, Mason City, and Clear Lake.
DICKINSON COUNTY – An allegedly intoxicated Dickinson county attorney was arrested at the courthouse, the sheriff’s office says.
HARDIN COUNTY – A head-on auto crash in Hardin county claimed the life of an Iowa Falls man.
CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A Minnesota man was hurt after an icy road caused a vehicle rollover in Cerro Gordo county.
MASON CITY – The NIACC Board of Directors is scheduled to meet November 17, 2022.
CEDAR RAPIDS – A Waterloo man involved in a Mexico‑based drug trafficking organization was sentenced on October 21, 2022, to more than 33 years in federal prison.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Unless you live in places like Cerro Gordo county, this year’s “red wave” never materialized, as Trump-backed candidates across the nation were defeated time and again, and worse for MAGA’s, Brandon’s Democrats will hold the Senate and could still retain control of the House.
It’s no secret that brain injuries can be incredibly damaging. But what many people don’t know is that even after the initial injury has healed, long-term consequences can cause significant damage to
DES MOINES – The Iowa Internet Crimes Against Child (ICAC) Task Force executed a three-day operation in the Des Moines Metro.
CLIVE – A juvenile pointed a “gun” at another kid at an Iowa school, but cops were quick to track down and nab a suspect.
MASON CITY – The North Iowa Concert Band, under the direction of Dr. Justin Smiley-Oyen, will present a Fall Concert on Tuesday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the North Iowa Community Auditorium.
Investigators also learned that several minors employed by PSSI – including one 13-years-old – suffered caustic chemical burns and other injuries.