Lost cash? Mason City police may have it

Mason City police say a “fairly large amount” of money was turned into the department Thursday morning. To claim it, the owner must describe the container and the approximate amount inside. The main phone number for Mason City police is 641-421-3636. via...

RAGBRAI rider found dead in tent

A 74-year-old RAGBRAI rider was found dead inside his tent in Mason City early Thursday, police said. Emergency responders found George “Frank” Brinkerhoff, of Sioux City, dead inside his tent at Parkers Woods Campground shortly before 6 a.m. Thursday, Mason City...