On November 9th, 2021, St. Gabriel Communications, 88.5 mhz, Adel, IA, filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission for authority to construct a new noncommercial educational FM broadcast station to operate on 89.9 mhz, at Mason City, IA. Members of the public wishing to view this application or obtain information about how to file comments and petitions on the application can visit https://enterpriseefiling.fcc.gov/dataentry/views/public/nceDraftCopy?displayType=html&appKey=25076f917ce2e04b017d002e8c140a22&id=25076f917ce2e04b017d002e8c140a22&goBack=N#sect-chanFacility

On November 9th, 2021, St. Gabriel Communications, 88.5 FM, Adel, IA, filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission for authority to construct a new noncommercial educational FM broadcast station to operate on 89.9 FM, at Spencer, IA. Members of the public wishing to view this application or obtain information about how to file comments and petitions on the application can visit https://enterpriseefiling.fcc.gov/dataentry/views/public/nceDraftCopy?displayType=html&appKey=25076f917ce2e04b017ce708493e0cfb&id=25076f917ce2e04b017ce708493e0cfb&goBack=N
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Knicks join fray in dash for Nash

By Steve Popper, The Record (Hackensack N.J.) – HACKENSACK, N.J. — It may have been a formality, a bargaining tool for Steve Nash, but the Knicks at least took the…

Torres, 45, reaches women’s 50-meter finals

By Rachel Blount, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – OMAHA, Neb. — With one more Olympic medal, swimmer Dara Torres would break her tie with Jenny Thompson as the most decorated American…

Long ball rescues Twins

By La Velle E. Neal III, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – MINNEAPOLIS — Good pitching can cover up shortcomings in other areas. It’s hard to outhit bad pitching. But on Sunday,…

Statement of Attorney General Eric Holder on the U.S. House of Representatives Vote

Attorney General Eric Holder issued the following statement today: “Today’s vote is the regrettable culmination of what became a misguided – and politically motivated – investigation during an election year.…

Wood, Rizzo give Cubs rare sweep

Wood, Rizzo give Cubs rare sweep

By Dave van Dyck, Chicago Tribune – CHICAGO — It was only the Astros, but when you’re the worst team in baseball, any old kind of sweep will do. The…

Felix takes care of the women’s 200 meters, but controversy remains

By Scott M. Reid, The Orange County Register – EUGENE, Ore. — At least one question hanging over Allyson Felix was answered Saturday night. Felix broke Florence Griffith Joyner’s nearly…

In Colorado, a nerve center for firefighting efforts

In Colorado, a nerve center for firefighting efforts

By Tony Barboza, Los Angeles Times – LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Miles from any flames, on the fourth floor of an office building in the Denver suburbs, the central nervous system…

China hires tens of thousands of North Korean guest workers

By Barbara Demick, Los Angeles Times – SEOUL — China is inviting tens of thousands of North Korean guest workers into the country in a deal that will provide a…

Obit: Gene Hansen, 63

Obit: Gene Hansen, 63

Gene Hansen, 63, of 2166 Old Highway Road, Charles City, IA, died June 29, 2012 at Floyd County Medical Center.  He had been battling ALS for 14 months. A memorial…

Syria transition plan has support, but may not be the answer

By Patrick J. McDonnell, Los Angeles Times – BEIRUT — The United States and other world powers threw their weight Saturday behind a United Nations-brokered plan for a transitional government…

East Park’s Annual Cannonball Days a Big Hit

East Park’s Annual Cannonball Days a Big Hit

by Jody Spear and Kelly Meyer – MASON CITY – The Seventh Annual Cannonball Day celebration was held Saturday in East Park. The Rotary Cannonball has been at the park…

Humane Society: Dogs don’t Dig Dynamic Displays

Humane Society: Dogs don’t Dig Dynamic Displays

MASON CITY – As North Iowans prepare to celebrate our nation’s independence with colorful fireworks displays, the Humane Society of North Iowa reminds you to take a moment to consider…

Op-ed: Grassley afflicted with hypocrisy (by Peter Children)

Of late the news on a national level has focused on what is called, “Obama Care.”  To add to it the Supreme Court has come down with a landmark ruling…

Firefighters find success Saturday in fighting Waldo Canyon fire in Colo.

Firefighters find success Saturday in fighting Waldo Canyon fire in Colo.

By Ryan Maye Handy and Wayne Heilmamn, The Gazette – COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Firefighters gained 45 percent containment Saturday on the Waldo Canyon fire in Colorado and, after a…

At least 85 die in bombing of funeral procession in Syrian town, human rights groups say

Los Angeles Times – At least 85 people were killed when a car bomb exploded during a funeral procession Saturday evening in the Syrian town of Zamalka, activists and human…

Rodney King remembered as a man, not a symbol

Rodney King remembered as a man, not a symbol

By Thomas Curwen, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — Rodney King will always be remembered for that April 1991 night that changed the history of Los Angeles, but at…

Suspected US drone attack kills six in Pakistan

By Farrukh Azeem ISLAMABAD — A unmanned US aircraft targeted a compound in Pakistan’s north-western region along the Afghan border, killing six people on Sunday, an intelligence official said. The…

Colorado victim and her ‘angel’ describe theater massacre

Colorado victim and her ‘angel’ describe theater massacre

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times – AURORA, Colo. — Best friends Allie Young, 19, and Stephanie Davies, 21, sat in Young’s hospital room on the ninth floor of the…

“Middle School Adventures” coming to Lime Creek

“Middle School Adventures” coming to Lime Creek

The Lime Creek Nature Center and Cerro Gordo County Conservation Board are offering two “Middle School Adventures” for children entering 7th & 8th grade.  On July 17 from 9 a.m.…

‘Spider-Man,’ a new beginning for an old friend

By Rene Rodriguez, McClatchy Newspapers – We’ve been here before with Peter Parker, the bright but socially awkward teenager who gets bitten by a radioactive spider and develops extraordinary powers.…

Plane wreckage surfaces with glacial shift

By Laura J. Nelson, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — The shifting of an Alaskan glacier has released wreckage and frozen remains from what is believed to be a…

Playing Hank Williams: The actor discusses his intimidation in playing the country music legend

By Susan King, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — Thirty years ago, Henry Thomas was a quirky little loner with a bug-eyed alien for a best friend in Steven…

What’s opening in theaters next week

By Rene Rodriguez, McClatchy Newspapers – THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN (PG-13): Director Marc Webb (“500 Days of Summer”) steps into the Hollywood big leagues with this reboot of the iconic Marvel…

Charles City Lions gives $11,000+ in an outstanding year

Charles City Lions gives $11,000+ in an outstanding year

CHARLES CITY – The Charles City Lions Club continues a 92-year tradition of serving the Charles City community. The beginning of July marks the start of a new year for…

Roberts signals that Supreme Court remains independent

By David G. Savage, Tribune Washington Bureau – WASHINGTON — Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. considers it an insult when he hears it said that he and the justices…

Bartz: Being a legislator still takes out-of-session time commitments

Bartz: Being a legislator still takes out-of-session time commitments

From Sen. Merlin Bartz – A couple of weeks back, I wrote specifically about the Administrative Rules Review Committee (ARRC) which meets once a month in Des Moines, even when…

Judge sentences man to 1 year in prison for selling gun to customer who killed woman

By Jennifer Sullivan, The Seattle Times – SEATTLE — A U.S. District Court judge sentenced a Kent man Friday to one year in prison for illegally selling a handgun to…

Senate President asks A.G. if Branstad Administration can simply decide to not follow the law on safety inspections

Des Moines — On June 26, the Branstad Administration announced that, effective July 1, 2012, the law requiring electrical inspections would be “indefinitely suspended” when it comes to farm buildings.…

Latham: The Supreme Court Has Ruled – Now It Is Time For Your Opinion To Be Heard

Latham: The Supreme Court Has Ruled – Now It Is Time For Your Opinion To Be Heard

The U.S. Supreme Court handed down its health care ruling today, upholding the core of President Obama’s new health care law as constitutional.  The decision already has sparked endless speculation…

Hatch Statement in response to Supreme Court decision upholding the Affordable Care Act

Hatch Statement in response to Supreme Court decision upholding the Affordable Care Act

I have been working with Iowa legislators and three different Governors on health care reform for more years than I care to remember, and this is the most significant and…

Rowing: Iowa adds largest recruiting class in history

Rowing: Iowa adds largest recruiting class in history

IOWA CITY, Iowa – The University of Iowa women’s rowing team will add 10 student-athletes this fall, the largest recruiting class in school history.  Iowa’s incoming recruits include successful high…

Harasymowycz Joins Volleyball Staff, Sullivan Promoted

Harasymowycz Joins Volleyball Staff, Sullivan Promoted

AMES, Iowa – Cyclones head volleyball coach Christy Johnson-Lynch announced Wednesday the hiring of Greg Harasymowycz as assistant coach and the promotion of current Iowa State assistant coach Dawn Sullivan…

‘Newsroom’ backlash piles up for Sorkin

By Mary McNamara, Los Angeles Times – What HBO and creator Aaron Sorkin hoped would be a smart, provocative drama has become an unintentional piece of performance art. That’s the…

Golf Programs To Benefit From New Performance Center

Golf Programs To Benefit From New Performance Center

AMES, Iowa – Big things are happening for the Iowa State golf programs. Their performances on the links proved that this past year. For the first time since 1996, both…

‘People Like Us’ moving and powerful

By Rick Bentley, McClatchy Newspapers – “People Like Us” is an emotional roller coaster that stays on track through a tangle of huge highs and dramatic lows because of standout…

Hoiberg Earns Highest Honor By The Jaycees

Hoiberg Earns Highest Honor By The Jaycees

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State head men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg was awarded the Ten Outstanding Young Americans (TOYA) award presented by the United States Junior Chamber (Jaycees). The TOYA…

Honoring our veterans: New Iowa law waives CDL drive skills test for eligible military personnel

Honoring our veterans: New Iowa law waives CDL drive skills test for eligible military personnel

AMES, Iowa – June 25, 2012 – Military personnel have one less barrier to securing civilian employment in Iowa. If you have recent experience driving large trucks in the military,…

Agency goes after Armstrong

By Lance Pugmire, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency has filed charges accusing seven-time Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong of using performance-enhancing drugs at…

NIACC Offers Motorcycle Rider Education

NIACC Offers Motorcycle Rider Education

MASON CITY – North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) and ABATE of Iowa, Inc. will offer Motorcycle Rider Education for those who ride or plan to ride a motorcycle. Participants…

Iowa DOT: Don’t let distractions keep you from the fireworks this July Fourth holiday

Iowa DOT: Don’t let distractions keep you from the fireworks this July Fourth holiday

AMES, Iowa – June 29, 2012 – The Iowa Department of Transportation is reporting that 2012 is already turning out to be a very deadly year on Iowa roadways. With…

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