- Associated Press - Tuesday, April 28, 2015

MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) - Two men have been rescued after their rubber raft became stuck on a river dam in Mason City.

The Mason City Globe Gazette reports (https://bit.ly/1zj7Mdq ) that police, firefighters and medics were dispatched to the Winnebago River dam around 3:30 p.m. Monday. Rescuers threw the men a rope and then pulled the raft to shore.

Authorities say 26-year-old Rusty Thorngren and 45-year-old Marc Ciska were cited for public intoxication. Online court records don’t list the names of attorneys who could be contacted to comment on behalf of Thorngren and Ciska.


Information from: Globe Gazette, https://www.globegazette.com/

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