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Wake Up The Wright Way Blend CoffeeExciting new Coffee available at the Calico Bean Market. Jerry Wright from 101.1 The River and the Calico Bean Market have created a Guatemala Antigua blend of coffee called "Wake Up The Wright Way Blend" of which a portion of the sales will go to a charity of our choice. Available in 1 pound bags, ground or whole bean, Regular or Decaf. $2 from each bag will go to Toys For Tots now through the end of September. Pick up a bag or two today and enjoy from Calico Bean M...
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Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) - A 33-year-old woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for starting a fire in a Mason City apartment building. Jacque Paulsen was sentenced on Monday after pleading guilty to a reduced arson charge. Investigators say the fire was set in April inside an unoccupied apartment.
FREMONT, Neb. (AP) - A 53-year-old Iowa man has been sentenced for stealing dozens of brass vases from an eastern Nebraska cemetery. Gary Hostetter of Carter Lake was given 20 to 60 months in prison on Monday after pleading no contest to a theft charge. Prosecutors say Hostetter admitted taking 45 vases from Memorial Cemetery in Fremont, Nebraska, earlier this year.
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A West Des Moines official says a utility employee is off the job after falsifying a water sample report. Water Works manager Diana Wilson says a longtime treatment plant employee left the utility on Monday. Wilson says the man lied when he said a water sample was safe after it tested positive for harmful bacteria.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - Sioux City's public works director says officials are moving forward with a $300,000 plan to fix a city trai...
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