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News & Entertainment for Mason City, Clear Lake & the Entire North Iowa Region

Day: January 21, 2012

Wrestling action held Thursday at MCHS

A wrestling meet was held Thursday at Mason City High School gym starting with Middle School matches at 4:30 pm. Click here to view photos. With Garner, Waverly-Shell Rock, Hampton, Newman, Clear

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Recent deaths and obits

Michael “Mick” Kulish Jr. 38 of 1598 Avon Ave., Nora Springs, was pronounced dead at Covenant Hospital, in Waterloo, Iowa on Tuesday, January 17, 2012. Memorial services will be held at 11:00

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Bowling scores, 1-15 through 1-20, 2012

Sunday Night Mixed League   Rose Bowl       01/15/12 Team High Series          Candy Bar         1562 Team High Game           Candy Bar         608 Individual High Series Male         Terry Shoafstall              595 Greg Loveless                595 Individual High Series

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Top Stories

New Pizzeria Hits River City

By Ruben Tuesday, Citizen Journalist – MASON CITY – Mason City’s inventory of locally owned restaurants just got a little bit bigger and a little bit better. If you’re looking for something

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At GOP retreat, leaders preach unity

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau – BALTIMORE — A former plastics salesman, House Speaker John A. Boehner stood before the unwieldy GOP majority with a pitch: Members must stick together like never

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The pros and cons of binge TV viewing

By Mary McNamara, Los Angeles Times – Once fleet and ephemeral, defined as much by time and season as strawberries or sweet corn were, television is undergoing a similar transformation in genetics and

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France steps back from commitment in Afghanistan

By Mark Magnier and Kim Willsher, Los Angeles Times – JAIPUR, India — President Nicolas Sarkozy’s announcement Friday that France is suspending joint combat and training programs, and considering an early withdrawal from

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Another Guantanamo taint

MCT FORUM – By Kal Raustiala, Los Angeles Times – Of all the hangovers from the George W. Bush years, the thorniest may be what to do about the U.S. military prison camp at

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