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MCFD, MCPD respond to car fire at Smitty’s

MCFD, MCPD respond to car fire at Smitty’s

Mason City police officers and firefighters responded to a car fire at Smitty’s Auto, 24 11th Street NE., Saturday afternoon around 3:30 PM. A neighbor heard engine explosion and authorities…

Newman music room to be named after Al Zook

Newman music room to be named after Al Zook

MASON CITY ñ The new music room that will be built soon at Newman Catholic Schools will be named after the late Al Zook, a former Mason City Council member…

Delaware bridge project well ahead of schedule

Delaware bridge project well ahead of schedule

The South Delaware bridge and street replacement project is well ahead of schedule and should be completed by the end of June.| The South Delaware bridge and street replacement project…

From the Capitol to You

From the Capitol to You

We had a great turnout at the Preschool Demonstration last Saturday at the Mason City Public Library. |(From Rep. Sharon Steckman) We had a great turnout at the Preschool Demonstration…

Nelson wants Tornquist investigated

Nelson wants Tornquist investigated

MASON CITY – City Council member Don Nelson is asking for an investigation of fellow Council member Scott Tornquist. The request stems from what Nelson calls a “possible conflict of…

Witnesses: Man jumps from girlfriend’s moving car

Witnesses: Man jumps from girlfriend’s moving car

By Jody Spear and Kelly Meyer – MASON CITY – Witnesses tell NorthIowaToday.com that an intoxicated man, whose name they say is Yann Lem, tried jumping from his girlfriend’s moving…

Grassley Addresses a Possible Government Shutdown

Grassley Addresses a Possible Government Shutdown

WASHINGTON ñ In a statement late today, Senator Chuck Grassley discussed the reason there’s a federal government shutdown looming. |WASHINGTON ñ In a statement late today, Senator Chuck Grassley discussed…

Gov. Terry E. Branstad signs six bills into law

Gov. Terry E. Branstad signs six bills into law

Gov. Terry E. Branstad today signed the following legislation into law:|Gov. Terry E. Branstad today signed the following legislation into law: Senate File 233: An act relating to payment for…

Gov. Terry Branstad orders flags to fly at half-staff from Noon on Friday until 8 a.m. on Monday in honor of Sergeant Eric Stein

Gov. Terry Branstad orders flags to fly at half-staff from Noon on Friday until 8 a.m. on Monday in honor of Sergeant Eric Stein

Gov. Terry E. Branstad has ordered all flags in Iowa be flown at half-staff from Noon on Friday, April 8, 2011, until 8 a.m. on Monday, April 11, 2011 in…

National Library Week at MCPL

National Library Week at MCPL

National Library Week is “in bloom” at the Mason City Public Library from April 11-April 16th! Register to win a “Water Your Mind-Read” coffee mug each time you visit the…

TWO HAWKEYES EARN PRESEASON FOOTBALL RECOGNITION

TWO HAWKEYES EARN PRESEASON FOOTBALL RECOGNITION

IOWA CITY, Iowa – – Two University of Iowa football players have been named to the GoDaddy.com 2011 Preseason All-America team. |IOWA CITY, Iowa – – Two University of Iowa…

U.S. HOUSE REPUBLICANS APPROVE MEASURE TO PREVENT SHUTDOWN WHILE PROTECTING AMERICA’S TROOPS

U.S. HOUSE REPUBLICANS APPROVE MEASURE TO PREVENT SHUTDOWN WHILE PROTECTING AMERICA’S TROOPS

Republican Appropriators in the U.S. House of Representatives pushed legislation Thursday to avert a federal government shutdown. |(From Rep. Tom Latham) Washington, Apr 7 – Republican Appropriators in the U.S.…

Romero Leads Panthers at Tom Botts Invitational

Romero Leads Panthers at Tom Botts Invitational

COLUMBIA, Mo. ñ The University of Northern Iowa men’s and women’s track & field teams recorded four top-five finishes in limited action on Friday afternoon at the Tom Botts Invitational…