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Latham: America’s debt problem should be faced

Latham: America’s debt problem should be faced

When someone goes too deeply into debt, the worst thing they can do is ignore the problem and hope for the best. |When someone goes too deeply into debt, the…

Tuesday night’s symphony orchestra concert postponed

Tuesday night’s symphony orchestra concert postponed

The North Iowa Symphony Orchestra concert that was scheduled for this evening has been rescheduled for Wednesday April 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the North Iowa Community Auditorium on the…

Iowa company to pay $625,000 Clean Air Act penalty and ppend $17 million to install pollution controls at acid plants in Iowa, Mississippi and Oklahoma

Iowa company to pay $625,000 Clean Air Act penalty and ppend $17 million to install pollution controls at acid plants in Iowa, Mississippi and Oklahoma

WASHINGTON ñ Terra Industries Inc., one of the nation’s largest producers of nitric acid and nitrogen fertilizers, has agreed to pay $625,000 in civil penalties to settle alleged violations of…

Costly kitchen hood change set for library coffee shop

Costly kitchen hood change set for library coffee shop

The newly renovated Mason City library has to make a costly change in its kitchen. A more powerful kitchen hood is set to be installed in the coffee shop kitchen,…

Winter weather advisory remains in effect until 9 AM Wednesday

Winter weather advisory remains in effect until 9 AM Wednesday

From the National weather service in Des Moines: URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGENATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF… ESTHERVILLE… ALGONA… FOREST CITY… NORTHWOOD… EMMETSBURG……

Supervisors meeting for April 19, 2011

Supervisors meeting for April 19, 2011

The Cerro Gordo County Supervisors met Tuesday morning and discussed drainage issues as well as a worker’s compensation dividend. With video.|The Cerro Gordo County Supervisors met Tuesday morning and discussed…

Trio Excels in New Roles

Trio Excels in New Roles

AMES, Iowa ñ Iowa State third baseman Dalyn Varela is a workhorse who rarely leaves a game without a bruise. Sophomore Tori Torrescano pitches, plays the outfield and has proven…

What’s your favorite ad jingle?

MASON CITY — Come on, North Iowans. It’s time to sing along with some favorite commercial tunes: “Don’t make, a big mistake, make it Lake, …” How about this one:…

Woman arrested on attempted burglary

Woman arrested on attempted burglary

In the early morning hours of 4-19-11, Mason City police were called to 150 S. Grover Avenue for a report of a female subject that was caught in the process…

Two Mason City men arrested for drug possession

Two Mason City men arrested for drug possession

MASON CITY – On 4/18/2011 officers from the Mason City police department executed a search warrant at 324 1st Street SW. Officers located more than 50 grams of marijuana inside…

Cyclones Travel to Iowa, Host Kansas

Cyclones Travel to Iowa, Host Kansas

AMES, Iowa ñ On Wednesday night, the Cyclones (19-19, 1-7 Big 12) will travel to Iowa City for the HyVee Cy-Hawk Series game with the Iowa Hawkeyes, the final non-conference…

Collaboration works for North Iowa

Collaboration works for North Iowa

Today, with collaboration on both sides in the House and the Senate, a compromise was reached on Senate File 209. |From Rep. Sharon Steckman Today, with collaboration on both sides…