Big Ten Conference announces it won’t play football this fall, will explore playing in the spring

first_img Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Big Ten Conference announces it won’t play football this fall, will explore playing in the spring. Associated Press Big Ten Conference announces it won’t play football this fall, will explore playing in the springcenter_img August 11, 2020last_img

33 months in prison for Mason City man who illegally purchased guns

first_imgMASON CITY — A Mason City man who illegally purchased weapons at a local store has been given a federal prison sentence.Braiden Despenas was accused of buying four pistols and a rifle from Hart Brothers between October 2017 and May 2018, lying each time about being a marijuana user.Despenas pleaded guilty to charges of possession of a firearm by a drug user and making a false statement during the purchase of a firearm.He was sentenced on Thursday in US Federal Court in Cedar Rapids to two years and nine months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release.last_img read more