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Day: January 25, 2012

MCHS varsity bowling sweeps Valley

The Mason City boys and girls bowling teams bet Valley on Tuesday at Mystic Lanes. The boys varsity team won 3011 to 2598.  Even Stalker was the top scorer, with games of

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Op-ed: Mason City’s face of Agenda 21

OP-ED by Otis Lewis – Sustainable Development is a movement with political goals that has achieved an enormous amount while being largely portrayed as altruistic. I would encourage everyone to research the

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Computer guy earns expert status

Hampton, Iowa – January 25, 2012 – The Computer Guy, from Hampton, Iowa, announced today that its commitment to quality service and professionalism has been recognized by the leading trade association for

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Teen burglar admits to crime

John Mangalonzo, The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa –   When Logan Jacob Wall’s case was brought before Des Moines County juvenile court, the 17-year-old was charged with 10 counts of third-degree burglary. That

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Google overhauls its privacy policies

By Mike Swift, San Jose Mercury News – SAN JOSE, Calif. — As Google increasingly seeks to meld what were once separate services into a single overall experience, the Internet giant is also

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Stocks deflated by Europe; Nasdaq up

By Kate Gibson, MarketWatch – NEW YORK — U.S. stocks closed with losses for two of three main indexes as investors mulled a European standoff over Greece’s debt and the latest slew of

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New consumer bureau chief grilled by GOP

By Tony Pugh, McClatchy Newspapers – WASHINGTON — In his first congressional testimony as the official director of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Richard Cordray faced tough questions on Tuesday from Republican

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2 more held in terror case

By Anne Blythe, McClatchy Newspapers – RALEIGH, N.C. — Federal investigators say one of three North Carolina men convicted recently of conspiring to commit terror abroad tried to arrange the murder of three

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