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Day: June 29, 2012

Local man escapes attempted rape charge

MASON CITY – Following negotiated guilty plea agreements to lesser charges, an assault with intent to commit sexual abuse charge has been dismissed at a plea change hearing for 21-year-old Jordan Jerome

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Ruling jolts health stocks

By Walter Hamilton and Andrew Tangel, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — Health care stocks swung wildly as investors scrambled to figure out how the Supreme Court’s ruling on President Barack

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Cubs learning from Fenway makeover

By Paul Sullivan, Chicago Tribune – While Anthony Rizzo’s debut signals the start of the rebuilding project, the Cubs’ renovation plans for Wrigley Field remain on hold while the Ricketts family continues

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Royce White lands with Rockets

By Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – His college coach’s NBA connections paid off for Minnesota’s own Royce White in Thursday night’s draft, but it was Fred Hoiberg’s friendship with an old

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NBA draft first-round analysis

By Blair Kerkhoff, McClatchy Newspapers – First-round analysis 1 New Orleans Hornets Anthony Davis, 6-10, Kentucky, Fr. Davis’ shot-blocking is most impressive. But he needs to get stronger. 2 Charlotte Bobcats Michael

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Highland Park Golf Course Joins Facebook

MASON CITY – Staff with the Highland Park Golf Course is excited to announce the addition of their Facebook page. Citizens are invited to visit and ‘like’ their Facebook page at

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