Subject taken into custody at 1st St SW and S Taft in Mason City Thursday evening

Stabbing Homicide Victim Confirmed

Update

Mason City police and other first responders are on the scene of a reported stabbing on the 2900 block of 1st Street Southwest.

Heat wave continues in the East

UNDATED (AP) — There’s no respite from the heat wave that’s gripping the eastern two thirds of the nation. Heat index values near 100 degree…