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Multi-purpose Center Task Force will meet Wednesday evening

Multi-Purpose Center Task Force Agenda January 26, 2011, 6:00 PM|Multi-Purpose Center Task Force Agenda January 26, 2011, 6:00 PMMason City LibraryLibrary Board Room 1. Interview Sessions2. Survey Update3. Visit with…

Senator Bob Dvorsky lays out suggestions for Branstad

Senator Bob Dvorsky lays out suggestions for Branstad

As Governor Branstad prepares to give a budget address to the citizens, State Senator Bob Dvorsky offers some suggestions.|As you prepare to deliver the first budget address of your new…

Charges filed in fatal crash

Charges filed in fatal crash

On oct. 27, 2010, a single vehicle driven by Dustin McMurray crashed in the innebago River. A passenger, Colbe Schmidke, died as a result of injuries sustained from the crash.…

Madison School to serve students again, starting in 2011

Madison School to serve students again, starting in 2011

MASON CITY – Considerable thought and planning has been underway in the Mason City Community School District to ensure that students have appropriate and conducive learning environments during the renovations…

Three deer struck on north side of Mason City

Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s office took a report of a an injured deer in the roadway near Orchid Avenue and 300th Street in Mason City Monday morning at about 7:51…

Sheriff’s office takes report of phone scam

The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Office tool a report of a possible phone scam on Monday afternnon. According to the Sheriff’s Department report, complainant received a call from Jamaica, (1-876-376-3837)…

Three escape injury in Monday morning car accident

A one car accident just east of Garner left three unscathed Monday morning. Emily Olson, 25, of Wesley, was traveling eastbound on Highway 18 at 7:20 AM Monday morning when…

Mason City senior citizens take issue with Mayor’s age comments

Mason City senior citizens take issue with Mayor’s age comments

Senior citizens in Mason City have taken issue with recent comments about age that Mayor Eric Bookmeyer allegedly made. The uproar stems from Bookmeyer’s refusal to re-appoint three Human Rights…

Mayor’s motives questioned by Mason City resident

Mayor’s motives questioned by Mason City resident

(Submitted to NorthIowaToday.com by Peter Children, a Mason City resident) There is a lot of talk going around as to just why our mayor refuses to consider the re-appointment of…

Tuesday’s Council work session turns testy

MASON CITY – A City Council work session held Tuesday afternoon at City Hall covered a range of topics and turned testy at the tail end. The work session allowed…