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Gatehouse to host second public forum on Mason City hotel

MASON CITY | Gatehouse Capital will host a public forum to update Mason City residents on its hotel development plan.

Mon, 22 May 2017 19:19:00 -0500
Clear Lake High School graduates 66

CLEAR LAKE | The 66 members of the Clear Lake High School Class of 2017 celebrated graduation on Sunday afternoon.

Mon, 22 May 2017 19:00:00 -0500
'Texas Chainsaw' escape room coming to Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE A Texas Chainsaw Massacre-themed escape room is coming to Clear Lake Saturday and Sunday.

Mon, 22 May 2017 18:30:00 -0500
Algona man gets probation in federal asbestos case

ALGONA | An Algona man has been put on probation for three years for not notifying safety officials that he was renovating a building containing asbestos.

Mon, 22 May 2017 18:25:00 -0500
Twice as nice: Twin brothers land double muskie catch in Mason City

MASON CITY | Twin brothers Logan and Houston Conway hit an unusual fishing double Sunday in East Park.

Mon, 22 May 2017 18:13:00 -0500
Mason City memorial service scheduled for 'Doc' Detra

MASON CITY | Memorial services have been scheduled for Mark "Doc" Detra, who died from cancer May 15.

Mon, 22 May 2017 16:30:00 -0500
Stolen SUV driven into Mason City church, moving car

MASON CITY | A Mason City man police say drove a stolen SUV into a church, a tree and a moving vehicle faces criminal charges.

Mon, 22 May 2017 16:05:00 -0500
Charles City police seeking armed robber

CHALRES CITY | Police in Charles City were searching Monday for a man who robbed a gas station at gunpoint.

Mon, 22 May 2017 14:28:00 -0500
Mason City man's prison sentence corrected

MASON CITY | A Mason City man who was sentenced in October to up to 10 years in prison now is only required to serve up to five years.

Mon, 22 May 2017 13:19:00 -0500
Mason City cemetery office open Memorial Day weekend

MASON CITY | The ElmwoodSt. Joseph Municipal Cemetery office will be open during the Memorial Day weekend to assist people visiting the cemetery and needing grave site locations.

Mon, 22 May 2017 13:11:00 -0500
Government offices to be closed Monday

MASON CITY | Federal, state, county and city offices will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day. There will be no city transit service that day.0

Mon, 22 May 2017 13:04:00 -0500
Algona man sentenced to 15 years in prison for child porn

ALGONA | An Algona man has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison on a child pornography conviction.

Mon, 22 May 2017 12:56:00 -0500
Driver clocked at 118 mph near Hanlontown, troopers say

HANLONTOWN | A man accused of driving 118 mph on Interstate 35 near Hanlontown early Monday faces multiple charges.

Mon, 22 May 2017 12:45:00 -0500
McDonald's donates $30,000 for parking at Floyd County Fairgrounds building

CHARLES CITY | McDonald's in Charles City has donated $30,000 to pay for paving a portion of the outside of a new building at the Floyd County Fairgrounds to create handicap parking spaces.

Mon, 22 May 2017 11:09:00 -0500
Hampton couple providing free air travel for medical treatment

HAMPTON | Doug and Robyn Pralle of Hampton have started a non-profit to provide free flights for those who need to travel a long distance to receive medical treatment.

Sun, 21 May 2017 00:00:00 -0500
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Click to search this book in our catalog Shattered
by Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes

Click to search this book in our catalog The People in the Trees
by Hanya Yanagihara

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Click to search this book in our catalog Jackaby
by R William Ritter

Publishers Weekly Toss together an alternate 19th-century New England city, a strong tradition of Sherlockian pastic...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Boats for Papa
by Jessixa Bagley

Publishers Weekly Buckley, a beaver, lives with his mother at the shore. Papa isn't with them; what happened to him i...More

Click to search this book in our catalog The Crossover
by Kwame Alexander

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Click to search this book in our catalog Lila
by Marilynne Robinson

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