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Texas – Byways and Highways

Texas – Byways and Highways

The 2010-2011 Travel and Adventure Film Series will continue with “Texas ñ Byways and Highways” at 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 16, in the North Iowa Community Auditorium. NIACC and the…

Expanding Iowa’s Renewable Fuels Industry

Expanding Iowa’s Renewable Fuels Industry

Iowa is a world leader in renewable energy and a top producer of renewable fuels. To build on that effort, the House Agriculture Committee approved a package of bills this…

Helping Working Families & Small Business

Helping Working Families & Small Business

The Iowa House approved a bill to help small businesses and create new opportunities for working families.|The Iowa House approved a bill to help small businesses and create new opportunities…

MC Woman Spends Vacation Digging

MC Woman Spends Vacation Digging

Relaxing is one of the last things Karen Byrne of Mason City expects out of her travels. In fact, this 56-year old spent her last vacation digging ditches in the…

Mason City School Board meeting Monday night

Mason City Community School District Committee of the Whole Meeting March 7, 2011 The Board of Education Committee of the Whole will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, March…

Hawkeyes Fall in Extra Innings; Murray State uses 5-run 8th inning to down Iowa, 7-2

Hawkeyes Fall in Extra Innings; Murray State uses 5-run 8th inning to down Iowa, 7-2

Fullerton, Calif. — The University of Iowa softball team dropped its DeMarini Invitational finale to Murray State, 7-2, in eight innings Sunday morning at Anderson Family Field.|Fullerton, Calif. — The…

Gov. Branstad signs Executive Order requiring jobs impact statement on government rules and regulations

Gov. Branstad signs Executive Order requiring jobs impact statement on government rules and regulations

Gov. Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced that Gov. Branstad will sign Executive Order Seventy-One requiring a jobs impact statement for new government rules and regulations.|Gov.…

HAWKEYES CROWN TWO CHAMPS, PLACE SECOND AT BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

HAWKEYES CROWN TWO CHAMPS, PLACE SECOND AT BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIPS

EVANSTON, Ill. — In the closest team race in the 98-year history of the Big Ten Wrestling Championships, the second-ranked University of Iowa wrestling team placed second Sunday at Welsh-Ryan…

Park Watch Volunteer Applications Due Soon

It is not too late for Individuals to apply for a volunteer Parks Ambassador position assigned to the City’s Park Watch program; however, the deadline is drawing near. According to…

The Computer Guy Celebrates 15 Years In Business

The Computer Guy Celebrates 15 Years In Business

Since 1996, The Computer Guy of Hampton, IA has been providing home and home office based computer users reasonable rates and reliable service and is celebrating his accomplishments by offering…

Spring break activities scheduled for youngsters

MASON CITY ñ A “Spring Break Stay-cation” for youngsters age 5-12 will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, March 14-16 at the Iowa National Guard…

MacNider Art Museum’s Films in February, Movies in March Concludes with A Friend

MacNider Art Museum’s Films in February, Movies in March Concludes with A Friend

The MacNider Art Museum’s 2011 Winter Film Series, Films in February, Movies in March, concludes Saturday, March 12th, at 2:00 p.m. with A Friend Indeed: The Bill Sackter Story. This…

Bad Food (by Peter Children)

Bad Food (by Peter Children)

We who live in North Iowa are mired in a culinary wasteland surrounded by bad food and unimangative menus. I just returned from having dinner in a nearby small town;(Floyd)…