The second day of the trial of Casey Frederiksen, who is charged with first-degree murder and first-degree sexual abuse in the death of 5-year-old Evelyn Miller of Floyd, has led off with a call for a mistrial from the defense.The motion by defense attorney Aaron Hawbaker was made after the opening statement by Assistant State Attorney General...
“From there to here, from here to there, funny things are everywhere!” Dr. Seuss wrote in his book “One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish.” Funny things were certainly everywhere at Charles City’s elementary schools on Monday as students celebrated Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Children at Immaculate Conception...
A punishing inside game and an intense second half by the Huskies just could not overcome a slow start Saturday in the Class 1A substate final against West Hancock at Mason City.Nashua-Plainfield outscored the Eagles in the second half 49-48, but the Eagles’ 14-point halftime lead helped secure their 84-73 victory.“I thought our effort...
A grinning Jeff Otto glanced to his left to see Charles City FFA members holding up a rather small FFA Jacket.“There it is,” the co-owner of Otto’s Oasis said Saturday standing in one of his greenhouses talking to fellow business and community leaders.“My wife likes to point out how small I was in high school,” he...
Opening statements in the trial of the man charged in the 2005 killing of 5-year-old Evelyn Miller of Floyd are scheduled for today in a Hamilton County courtroom in Webster City. Seven men and six women were seated on the jury Monday for the trial of Casey Frederiksen, who was charged in September 2012, seven years after the killing, with...
It was close. Real close.Close enough to have given the number three ranked team in class 3A several anxious moments.Close enough to know that if the game had been two minutes longer, a Comet victory would have ensued.Close enough to hurt.Close wasn’t quite good enough for the Charles City Comet boys basketball team as their season...
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