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Kindernature! at Lime Creek Nature Center Monday

KINDERNATURE! MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 4:00-5:30 PMLIME CREEK NATURE CENTER You and your child (ages 3-5) will explore nature through this hour long self-guided program. Stations are set up to enhance…

Garner gains population in 2010 Census count

The census of 2010 was bleak for much of North Iowa, but not for Garner. According to census numbers released last week, Garner’s population increased from 2,922 to 3,129. In…

Annual Kite Festival February 19th

Annual Kite Festival February 19th

(From City of Clear Lake newsletter) The 10th annual “Color the Wind” kite festival will be held on Saturday, February 19th, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The event is…

This week at the Cerro Gordo County Courthouse

This week at the Cerro Gordo County Courthouse

MEETINGS AND AGENDAS FOR THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 14, 2011 MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 201111:00 a.m. Mason City Conference Board Meeting ñ City Hall ñ Dougherty, Amosson, Urdahl6:00 p.m. NIACOG Board…

Updated Recommendations for Meningococcal Vaccine

(News release from Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health) (Mason City) ñ Recently the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) approved updated recommendations for the use of meningococcal vaccines…

Hearing for Wanda Kruse case set for Tuesday

Hearing for Wanda Kruse case set for Tuesday

A hearing in the Wanda Kruse theft case will be held Tuesday at 1 PM at the Cerro Gordo County Courthouse. An attorney for Kruse, David Laudner, is asking that…

Access to information by adult adoptees

Access to information by adult adoptees

(Submitted to NorthIowaToday.com by David A. Grooters) In 2007, North Carolina resident and adult adoptee David Vaughan faced a dilemma. Although he never had a desire or an urge to…

Deer euthanized

A Cerro Gordo County deputy responded to a a call about an injured animal near Mallard Avenue and 300th Street outside Mason City on Friday evening at 7:29 PM. A…

Two injured in one car accident

Mason City police responded to a one vehicle accident Saturday morning at 9:01 AM. A vehicle rolled near Partridge Ave. and 190th Street outside Mason City. The Driver and passenger…

Iowa is tops for childrenís health care

Iowa is tops for childrenís health care

(Press release from Sen. Amanda Ragan) Iowa continues to lead the nation in child health care according to a report by the Commonwealth Fund, a health research foundation.|(From Sen. Amanda…

Protecting vulnerable children

Protecting vulnerable children

In Iowa, community volunteers are an effective voice in court for abused and neglected children.|(From Sen. Amanda Ragan) In Iowa, community volunteers are an effective voice in court for abused…