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Mayberry: Cheer Fund enters 90th year of giving to North Iowa

This week marks the starting point of the 2017 Christmas Cheer Fund campaign, and were hopeful North Iowans will again help their neighbors in need.

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 06:00:00 -0600
Thanksgiving edition worth the weight

North Iowans buy the Thanksgiving edition of the Globe Gazette and visit our website during that time for more than news. And for good reason.

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 05:00:00 -0600
Agreement: Gatehouse must build downtown Mason City hotel within two years

MASON CITY | A 106-room hotel south of Southbridge Mall must be completed by Dec. 31, 2019, according to a final development agreement the City Council will consider Tuesday night.

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:00:00 -0600
Unitarians to hear book review

UU Fellowship meets on Sunday

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:47:15 -0600
Mason City senior living community names new CEO

MASON CITY | Good Shepherd Inc. announced Friday it has named a new chief executive officer.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:39:00 -0600
Government offices closed Thursday and Friday

MASON CITY | Federal, state, county and city offices will be closed Thursday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:30:00 -0600
Iowa native on verge of becoming breakout country star

NASHVILLE Jay Allen could be on the cusp of stardom. And if he breaks out, which he is on track to do in 2018, youll be able to say you knew him way back when.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:27:00 -0600
'A Gift that Lasts': Mason City teen creates Christmas play

MASON CITY | See a need, fill a need. The quote is not original with Austin Bailey its actually from the 2005 movie Robots but Bailey uses it to explain his venture into script writing.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:40:00 -0600
Cerro Gordo County property transfers for Nov. 8-15

Larry A Scheff, Laura J Scheff to Bradley J Muhm, Sonja N Muhm, Railroad Add Block 44 Lot 1 Block 44 Lot 2 Exc S 82' Clear Lake, $162,500.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:30:00 -0600
Clear Lake Senior Center to hold fundraiser

CLEAR LAKE | The Senior Citizens Center will hold its annual Soup, Sandwich and Sweet Fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:30:00 -0600
Iowa gas tax hike paying off for local, state road infrastructure

DES MOINES When they pull into the station and fill up their gas tanks, drivers pay to the state of Iowa 10 cents more per gallon than they did a few years ago.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:20:00 -0600
Longtime friends set up comic shop in Osage

OSAGE | Theres a new place residents can go to find their funnies DR Comics in downtown Osage.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:10:00 -0600
Clear Lake Church to feature nativity display

CLEAR LAKE | The Clear Lake Regular Baptist Church is having its third annual nativity display, featuring more than 300 nativities during the Christmas by the Lake festivities on Saturday, Dec. 2.

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:57:00 -0600
Unitarians to hear book review

MASON CITY | Universalists/Unitarians will meet at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Community Kitchen. Steve Urbatsch will present the second part of his review of the book "Headstrong: The Bulletproof Plan to Boost Brainpower, Increase Focus and Maximize Performance

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:42:00 -0600
Mason City 'Yes' group raised more than $11,000 in recent campaign

MASON CITY | The "Mason City Says YES" citizens group raised more than $11,000 in support of two ballot issues in the Nov. 7 election.

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:45:00 -0600
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