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Lib’s fume as right wingers blast gay lifestyle

Lib’s fume as right wingers blast gay lifestyle

AMES – Right wing conservatives gathered this weekend on the campus of Iowa State University for speeches and comradeship, and left wing liberals were livid at what they heard. At…

Community steps up to support police chief battling cancer

Community steps up to support police chief battling cancer

CLEAR LAKE – Once again, the community of Clear Lake has rallied to support a person in need. Family, friends and supporters of Clear Lake Police Chief Rex McChesney, who…

Woman with baby allegedly beaten by drunk MC man (photos)

Woman with baby allegedly beaten by drunk MC man (photos)

MASON CITY – It was a tough night for a Mason City woman who allegedly suffered a beating at the hands of her boyfriend as she held her baby and…

Calves ‘n cantalopes: Steve King to bring his fiery message back to MC

Calves ‘n cantalopes: Steve King to bring his fiery message back to MC

MASON CITY – Polarizing pol Steve King is coming back to Mason City this week, and bringing his fiery rhetoric with him. According to an email from King campaign field…

Lee thumped in print business as it blows $2 million on Globe printer

Lee thumped in print business as it blows $2 million on Globe printer

DAVENPORT – After recently announcing that a $2 million printer will be installed at the Mason City Globe Gazette, parent company Lee Enterprises announced staggering losses in the print component…

Charles City cops investigate baby on riding mower

Charles City cops investigate baby on riding mower

CHARLES CITY – Police didn’t divulge much information, but a potentially tragic situation was investigated last week by Charles City police. What is known is that a citizen reported to…

Race car driver Tony Stewart runs over driver who confronted him on track (video)

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Popular race car driver Tony Stewart ran over and killed another driver Saturday on a dirt race track in New York state. Ontario County (N.Y.) Sheriff…

Want to learn more about football, ladies? UNI has camp for you

Want to learn more about football, ladies?  UNI has camp for you

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – The University of Northern Iowa football team will play host to the 2014 Ladies Night Out football camp on Aug. 21st from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30…

Dangerous felon arrested after yelling at police

Dangerous felon arrested after yelling at police

MASON CITY – A man had some bad words for cops Saturday night in the Cultural Crescent and soon found himself in a bad place. A large group of people…

In response to Globe’s “50 objects” story in Sunday paper

In response to Globe’s “50 objects” story in Sunday paper

Editorial by Matt Marquardt – I’ll start by saying this is no offense to Globe Gazette editor Jane Reynolds, who I once worked with and know to be a fine…

Three-time felon with long record of public intox back in jail

Three-time felon with long record of public intox back in jail

MASON CITY – A man with a violent past and a bad case of the brown bottle flu is back in the can for more allegedly drunken behavior. Timothy Scot…