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  • Development agreement between Mason City and Prestage Foods fails on tie council vote May 4, 2016
    MASON CITY — After a six-and-a-half-hour meeting, the City Council in Mason City early this morning split with a 3-3 vote on the development agreement with Prestage Foods, dooming the North Carolina company’s plans to construct a $240 million pork processing plant on the community’s south side with the potential to create up to 2000
  • Iowa high school graduation rates improve again May 4, 2016
    DES MOINES — The Iowa Department of Education has released information showing more Iowa kids graduated high school in 2015 than in the previous, year. Jay Pennington in the department’s Bureau of Information and Analysis says it continues an upward trend. “Ninety-point-eight percent of the class of 2015 graduated within four years of starting high
  • University of Iowa presidential search leaders to be deposed May 4, 2016
    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Leaders of the search that ended with the contentious hiring of University of Iowa president Bruce Harreld will have to answer questions under oath. Board of Regents President Bruce Rastetter and UI vice president Jean Robillard are scheduled to be deposed this month in Iowa City. Their testimony comes in
  • It’s Arson Awareness Week in Iowa May 4, 2016
    DES MOINES — This is “Arson Awareness Week” in Iowa. “There’s very rarely a week that goes by that we don’t have an arson fire somewhere results in a lot of property damage.” says John Ticer, a special agent in the Iowa Fire Marshal’s Office. “Fires actually cause more damage in any given year than
  • Wednesday May 4th Local Sports May 4, 2016
    HOUSTON (AP) – Jason Castro and George Springer hit homers and the Houston Astros held on for a 6-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night. Castro hit his first homer of the year to lead off the three-run third inning, and Springer hit a shot that bounced off the railroad tracks in left

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