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Brad and Angie Barber of Cabin Coffee Co in Clear Lake, Iowa honored among nation’s top small businesses

Brad and Angie Barber of Cabin Coffee Co in Clear Lake, Iowa honored among nation’s top small businesses

MASON CITY – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced the 2019 Small Business Persons of the Year winners. Iowa’s 2019 SBA Small Business Persons of the Year are Brad and…

Mason City Mayor Bill Schickel recognizes RSVP Volunteers

Mason City Mayor Bill Schickel recognizes RSVP Volunteers

MASON CITY – On National Service Recognition Day, April 2nd, 2019 Mason City Mayor Bill Schickel joined more than 5,200 local leaders across the country in a nationwide effort to…

2019 DNR sale set for May 4

2019 DNR sale set for May 4

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will hold the 2019 spring auction on May 4, at the Elwell Family Food Center on the Iowa State Fairgrounds, in…

Iowa DNR warns paddlers to stay safe on waterways

Iowa DNR warns paddlers to stay safe on waterways

DES MOINES – As Iowans start to thaw out from a brutal winter, paddlers and other boaters are itching to hit the water. While some river levels have dropped, others…

Combatants in Iowa gun battle sentenced to federal prison

Combatants in Iowa gun battle sentenced to federal prison

SIOUX CITY – Two men who feloniously exchanged gunfire on Sioux City, Iowa’s Near-North Side have been sentenced to federal prison. One was sentenced today to more than six years…

College basketball: Iowa State’s Shayok an AP Honorable Mention All-American

College basketball: Iowa State’s Shayok an AP Honorable Mention All-American

AMES, Iowa – Iowa State senior Marial Shayok has been named an Associated Press Honorable Mention All-American. Shayok, who averaged a team-high 18.7 points, is the only player nationally to…

Floyd County Medical Center fund to reach new milestone

Floyd County Medical Center fund to reach new milestone

CHARLES CITY – Floyd County Medical Center is a critical access hospital and rural health clinic providing healthcare services to the residents of the region. On January 17, 1965 the…

State Senators propose disaster relief and recovery plan in response to 2019 flood

State Senators propose disaster relief and recovery plan in response to 2019 flood

DES MOINES – Senator Rob Hogg (D-Cedar Rapids) and Senator Jackie Smith (D-Sioux City) this week proposed a $50 million disaster relief and recovery plan to help Iowans following the…

3 Ways To Manage a Crisis In The Family

3 Ways To Manage a Crisis In The Family

All families are faced with some sort of crisis at some point in their existence. Be it the passing of a relative or a close friend, a crime that has…