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House Republicans REFUSE TO stop pink slips for teachers

House Republicans REFUSE TO stop pink slips for teachers

Des Moines, Iowa ñ After educators from around Iowa warned legislators of the dire consequences of inaction and zero growth for schools on Monday, House Republicans ignored their local educators…

Watch entire City Council meeting from April 5, 2011

The Mason City City Council and Mayor met at the Mason City Room in the public library on April 5, 2011. Watch the entire meeting: |…

Watch public input session after City Council meeting

Watch video of the public input session after the City Council meeting in the Mason City Room at the Public Library, April 5, 2011. |…

IOWA RELEASES 2013 and 2014 FOOTBALL SCHEDULES

IOWA RELEASES 2013 and 2014 FOOTBALL SCHEDULES

IOWA CITY, IOWA – – The University of Iowa football schedule in both 2013 and 2014 will include games against all five members of the Legends Division, along with contests…

Informal Facebook poll shows varied opinions on, support for a multi-purpose arena

Last week, NorthIowaToday.com posed a question to its Facebook fans regarding a proposed multi-purpose arena for downtown Mason City. The question asked was: “Should Mason City go ahead and build…

Expanded Summer Course Selections Offered by NIACC

Expanded Summer Course Selections Offered by NIACC

With the addition of hybrid, online and new-to-summer courses, North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) has expanded the summer credit courses to be offered during May, June and July. In…

Highland Park Golf Course Open for Season

Highland Park Golf Course Open for Season

Golfers were out enjoying the gorgeous weather on Wednesday afternoon at Highland Park Golf Course in Mason City.|Golfers have started teeing off! Golf season at Highland Park Golf Course has…

Drunk driver launches vehicle across Federal Avenue, lands in cemetery

Drunk driver launches vehicle across Federal Avenue, lands in cemetery

MASON CITY – A drunk driver early Wednesday morning caused a ruckus in an otherwise quiet Mason City neighborhood, as he took his vehicle airborne and crashed into Elmwood Cemetery,…

UNI’s Ryan Loder Named Western Wrestling Conference Freshman of the Year

UNI’s Ryan Loder Named Western Wrestling Conference Freshman of the Year

OREM, Utah ñ University of Northern Iowa redshirt freshman Ryan Loder has been named Western Wrestling Conference Freshman of the Year the league announced today. |OREM, Utah ñ University of…

Further charges from April 3 disturbance call

On April 4, 2011, Mason City Police Department Investigators arrested Brandon Kropf of Mason City on a warrant for aggravated assault, an aggravated misdemeanor. The arrest comes after he was…

Mason City Library patio to open Monday, April 18th

Mason City Library patio to open Monday, April 18th

The new outdoor patio at Mason City Public Library will open on Monday, April 18, 2011 at 8:00 AM. The new†patio is 3000 square feet.† It has†built in benches, flower…

Harlem Globetrotters bring basketball’s first-ever 4-point shot to Mason City

Harlem Globetrotters bring basketball’s first-ever 4-point shot to Mason City

Basketball’s most prolific innovators push sport forward once again;Game-changing 4-pointer to make its mark at Mason City High School in Mason City on April 14 PHOENIXñ The Harlem Globetrotters, who…