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Mason City High School announces homecoming court

MASON CITY | Mason City High School has announced its homecoming court.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:45:00 -0500
Mason City YMCA schedules Kid's Color Party

MASON CITY | The Mason City YMCA will host its fourth Kid's Color Party 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 7.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0500
Three-way race for Fourth Ward council seat in Mason City

MASON CITY | There will be at least a three-way race for the Fourth Ward City Council seat in November.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:55:00 -0500
Sculpture to honor Mason City Councilman Kuhn's dedication to children

MASON CITY | Alex Kuhn, the Mason City councilman who died last year, will be memorialized with a life-size sculpture of him at the west entrance to the Mason City Public Library.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:20:00 -0500
Jacobson named interim Mason City administrator

MASON CITY | City Finance Director Kevin Jacobson has been named interim city administrator, beginning Oct. 1.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:10:00 -0500
Mason City Walk to End Alzheimer's is Sept. 30

MASON CITY | The 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 31, at Mason City High School.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:25:00 -0500
'Made-from-scratch' caf opens doors in Northwood (with photos)

NORTHWOOD | Jennifer Lombard has always wanted to own a coffee shop.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:35:00 -0500
Guatemalan immigrant to speak at Forest City university

FOREST CITY | Lilyan Prado Carrillo will speak at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 27, in the atrium at Waldorf University, as part of its free fall speaker series.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:00:00 -0500
National Weather Service to discontinue Osage river monitoring

OSAGE | The National Weather Service says it will stop using river monitoring equipment in Osage due to reduced government funding.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:02:00 -0500
Masson easily defeats Weaver for Mason City Council seat

MASON CITY | Joshua Masson cruised to victory in the Third Ward special election Tuesday night, getting 72 percent of the vote in defeating former Councilman Max Weaver.

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 20:30:00 -0500
Mason City Council makes it official: two public issues on downtown project go on November ballot

MASON CITY | The City Council approved two actions Tuesday night that lay the groundwork for public votes in November crucial to the success of the River City Renaissance project.

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:45:00 -0500
Update: Amber Alert cancelled for 3 missing Iowa children

ROYAL | Law enforcement issued -- and later cancelled -- an Amber Alert after they say three children were taken from a residence in rural northwestern Iowa.

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:30:00 -0500
Cerro Gordo County employee hired as Mason City Schools' human resources director

MASON CITY | The Mason City School Board has hired a longtime Cerro Gordo County employee as its human resources director.

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:00:00 -0500
NIACC student Klein files as Mason City mayor candidate

MASON CITY | Alex D. Klein, a North Iowa Area Community College student, filed papers Tuesday to run for mayor.

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:30:00 -0500
Cerro Gordo Supervisors deny request for rural street light

MASON CITY | Cerro Gordo County Engineer Mary Kelly said Tuesday her office and the Department of Transportation have specific criteria for determining if street lights are warranted at county intersections.

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:53:00 -0500
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