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Lime Creek Winter Festival rescheduled

MASON CITY | The Winter Festival scheduled for this Saturday, Jan. 20, at Lime Creek Nature Center has been postponed to Saturday, Jan. 27, due to insufficient snow cover.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 17:30:00 -0600
North Iowa food partners, businesses to discuss opportunities

The Healthy Harvest of North Iowa will hold its second meeting of the North Iowa Local Food Connection later this month.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:30:00 -0600
Local farming organization to hold information meetings in North Iowa

NORTH IOWA | One of Iowa's oldest Community Supported Agriculture farms, One Step at a Time Gardens, will host multiple farm member information meetings.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:30:00 -0600
Mason City Rotarians help provide clean water for Haitians

Five North Iowa Rotary clubs are part of an international project to provide clean water access to 46 Haitian communities.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:05:00 -0600
North Iowa jazz students take center stage at festival (with photos)

MASON CITY The North Iowa Area Community College hosted its annual jazz festival on Thursday and Friday.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 16:05:00 -0600
Iowa transparency board rejects Globe Gazette open records complaint

DES MOINES | The Iowa Public Information Board has dismissed the Globe Gazettes complaint against the Mason City Police Department for refusing to release public information.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 15:20:00 -0600
Ragan, Steckman holding listening post Saturday

MASON CITY |State Sen. Amanda Ragan and State Rep. Sharon Steckman, both Democrats from Mason City, will hold a legislative listening post Saturday, Jan. 20 from 10 to 11 a.m.at the Mason City Public Library, 225 Second St. S.E.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 14:20:00 -0600
Anonymous donation pushes Cheer Fund past 2017 goal of $125K

MASON CITY | The Christmas Cheer Fund has surpassed its 2017 campaign goal thanks to an anonymous $4,000 donation delivered to the Globe Gazette Friday.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:30:00 -0600
Wintry mix in Northern Iowa could make travel difficult Sunday, Monday

MASON CITY | A potential for freezing rain and drizzle could lead to dangerous road conditions in North Iowa Sunday into Monday.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 13:30:00 -0600
Local state politicians to hold 'listening post' in Mason City

Two area politicians will offer Mason Cityans and other North Iowans a chance to ask questions about the new state legislative session.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 12:50:00 -0600
Boil advisory issued for Meservey

MESERVEY | The city of Meservey is advising residents to boil water before drinking it or cooking with it.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:11:00 -0600
Cerro Gordo County property transfers for Jan. 11-18

Jason M Adams, Brenda J Adams to Jennifer J Keeran, Midland Heights 1st Add Lot 639 Mason City, $34,500.

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:00:00 -0600
Facebook is changing its news feed. Here's how to keep up with local news

Facebook is rolling out changes to its news feed that could affect posts you see from the Globe Gazette.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:14:00 -0600
Lime Creek Winter Festival rescheduled

Winter Festival moved to Jan. 27

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 19:01:09 -0600
Voters will be asked to renew two Mason City School levies in April

MASON CITY | Voters will be asked to renew two Mason City School levies in April.

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:05:00 -0600
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