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Multi-Purpose Center Task Force to meet Wed. night

Multi-Purpose Center Task Force Agenda February 2, 2011, 6:00 PM|Multi-Purpose Center Task Force Agenda February 2, 2011, 6:00 PMMason City Library, Library Board Room 1. Survey Update3. Finalize Plans for…

Steckman addresses Iowa House concerning amendment that would ban civil unions

Steckman addresses Iowa House concerning amendment that would ban civil unions

I have copied for you my speech today (Feb. 1, 2011) in the House concerning HJR6, calling for a Constitutional Amendment to ban civil unions, domestic partnerships, and same sex…

Police warn of latest scam

Police warn of latest scam

From the Mason City police department: The Mason City police department would like to warn citizens about the latest scam to hit the area. Citizens have reported receiving phone calls…

Man arrested for trespassing

Man arrested for trespassing

Mason City police officers responded to a report of a suspicious male in the area of 14th and South Carolina Avenue at 2:21 AM. During a check of the area…

Legislators invite north Iowa residents to public listening post

Legislators invite north Iowa residents  to public listening post

Senator Amanda Ragan and Representative Sharon Steckman will host a listening post this Saturday in Mason City. The event is open to the public.|Senator Amanda Ragan and Representative Sharon Steckman…

Human Rights controversy won’t go away

Human Rights controversy won’t go away

MASON CITY – The Mason City Human Rights Department has been under a microscope at City Hall over the past year, and the scrutiny doesn’t seem to be going away.…

Tornquist accuses four council members of violating open meetings laws

Tornquist accuses four council members of violating open meetings laws

MASON CITY – At-Large City Councilman Scott Tornquist has alleged that open meetings laws were violated by four City Council members. The accusation was apparently leveled against Max Weaver, Jeff…

Hanson takes issue with bidding process on Clear Lake school project

(Submitted to NorthIowaToday.com by Todd Hanson) We are sorry to the people that were hoping for an air-conditioned gymnasium for graduation and other events held at Clear Lake High School.…

Strangers Rescue Dogs from Fire, Owner Grateful

Strangers Rescue Dogs from Fire, Owner Grateful

CLEAR LAKE, IOWA—Flames level a Clear Lake area building and its owner is grateful that some strangers took the time to save his hunting dogs. At around 2:30 Monday afternoon…