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Day: October 13, 2013

Timber Trot results posted

MASON CITY – The Lime Creek Nature Center Timber Trot was held on October 5th at the Lime Creek Conservation Area. There were a total of 49 runners entered in the event,

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Waterloo police investigate shooting

WATERLOO – Shortly before mid-night on Thursday, October 10, 2013, Waterloo Police were dispatched to 815 Allen Street on a report the residence had been struck by gunfire. While investigating this incident

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King Named House Farm Bill Conferee

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve King released the following statement after House Speaker John Boehner named the House Farm Bill conferees: “I am thankful Speaker Boehner has appointed conferees to advance the Farm

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Rep. Latham explains gov’t shutdown

from Iowa Congressman Tom Latham – Many Iowans have called me over the past week with questions about the government shutdown and requesting my thoughts on the ongoing situation. Below this note

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Carolina punishes Vikings, 35-10

MINNEAPOLIS – The Vikings needed a win to keep pace in the NFC North and to get by until newly-annointed stating quarterback Josh Freeman can take the reigns of the offense. No

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Couple arrested after traffic stop

MASON CITY – A North Iowa couple was arrested after a traffic stop late Saturday night near the Mason City Airport on a range of offenses. According to a report, officers with

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Poll: Americans want third party

According to a new Gallup poll, 60% of Americans say the Democratic and Republicans parties do such a poor job of representing the American people that a third major party is needed. The

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Eye on the Prize: Feeding the World

by U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley For generations, Iowans have answered the call to feed the world.  That noble vocation continues today as farmers across the state haul in the fall harvest.  Their

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