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Clear Lake Fire Department to host its Annual September 11th Program

Clear Lake Fire Department to host its Annual September 11th Program

CLEAR LAKE – The Clear Lake Fire Department will be hosting its Annual September 11th Program. The Program will be held in the Front of the Clear Lake Fire Department…

Gary Hart endorses Michael Bennet for President of the United States

Gary Hart endorses Michael Bennet for President of the United States

MANCHESTER, NH — Former Colorado U.S. Senator Gary Hart today endorsed Michael Bennet for President of the United States. The pair made the announcement at the New Hampshire Democratic Party…

College Football: Iowa crushes Big Ten foe Rutgers, 30-0

College Football: Iowa crushes Big Ten foe Rutgers, 30-0

IOWA CITY – Iowa opened it’s conference football season a with convincing 30-0 domination of Rutgers in Kinnick Stadium. Iowa was at its best Saturday running the football, out-gaining Rutgers…

Accident with injuries in Mason City Friday morning

Accident with injuries in Mason City Friday morning

MASON CITY – An accident with injuries was reported in Mason City Friday morning. Shortly after 10:00 AM Friday morning, a serious accident that caused a number of persons to…

Jill Biden to travel to Iowa, visit Mason City Friday afternoon

Jill Biden to travel to Iowa, visit Mason City Friday afternoon

DES MOINES – The wife of former Vice President Joe Biden, a Democratic candidate for President, will be in Mason City this Friday afternoon. On Friday, September 6, Jill Biden…

Gov. Reynolds appoints Kelly Kennedy Garcia as director of Iowa Department of Human Services

Gov. Reynolds appoints Kelly Kennedy Garcia as director of Iowa Department of Human Services

DES MOINES – Gov. Kim Reynolds announced Thursday that she will appoint Kelly Kennedy Garcia, currently deputy executive commissioner of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, as director of…

City of Mason City expense report for Sept. 5, 2019

City of Mason City expense report for Sept. 5, 2019

CITY OF MASON CITY Publication Report 9/5/2019 Payee Description Amount —————————————— A1-PORTABLES MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSE 470.00 ABSOLUTE WASTE REMOVAL MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSE 350.37 ADAMS SHARPENING TOOLS AND SUPPLIES 4.50 ADVANCED SYSTEMS COPY…

What You Should Care About As A New Business Owner

What You Should Care About As A New Business Owner

There’s so much to think about and do as a new business owner that it can feel like a very overwhelming position to be in initially. However, it’s possible to…

County treasurer says “blackout” license plates are all gone, for now

County treasurer says “blackout” license plates are all gone, for now

MASON CITY – The Cerro Gordo County treasurer says the new “blackout” license plates available in Iowa are all gone, for now. Patricia Wright, Cerro Gordo County Treasurer’s office, released…

Waldorf University to host nationally recognized motivational speaker, Lamarr Womble

Waldorf University to host nationally recognized motivational speaker, Lamarr Womble

FOREST CITY – Creator of Passion for Leadership, Lamarr Womble, is a nationally recognized motivational speaker, dream director and school culture expert. Hosted by the Waldorf University Athletics and Department…

OBIT: Charles “Chuck” Gray, 63, of Cedar Falls, formerly Charles City

OBIT: Charles “Chuck” Gray, 63, of Cedar Falls, formerly Charles City

Charles “Chuck” Gray, 63, of Cedar Falls, formerly Charles City, passed away Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at his home. A funeral service for Chuck Gray will be held at 4:00…

Bushel Boy tomato facility and farm to break ground in Mason City on September 11

Bushel Boy tomato facility and farm to break ground in Mason City on September 11

MASON CITY – The highly-anticipated Bushel Boy tomato facility and farm will break ground in Mason City on September 11, 2019. Bushel Boy Farms will break ground on their new…

Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the Iowa Donor Network launch new donor registry

Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the Iowa Donor Network launch new donor registry

DES MOINES, IA— The Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the Iowa Donor Network launched a new organ, eye, and tissue donor registry on Wednesday, September 4th. The new registry makes it possible…

Iowa DNR says too little rain making drought conditions across state

Iowa DNR says too little rain making drought conditions across state

DES MOINES — For the first time in a year, there are areas of Iowa where groundwater conditions are beginning to show stress, according to the latest Water Summary Update.…

OBIT: Duane A. Jerdee, 75, of Charles City

OBIT: Duane A. Jerdee, 75, of Charles City

Duane A. Jerdee, 75, of Charles City, passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at the Floyd County Medical Center in Charles City. A funeral service for Duane Jerdee will be…

Mason City man hurt in auto accident near Plymouth

Mason City man hurt in auto accident near Plymouth

RURAL CERRO GORDO COUNTY – A Mason City man was hurt in an auto accident near Plymouth Wednesday afternoon. On September 4, 2019 at about 2:45 PM, the Cerro Gordo…

NIACC drops league opener to DMACC

NIACC drops league opener to DMACC

MASON CITY – The NIACC volleyball team dropped a 3-2 decision to DMACC in its ICCAC opener Wednesday night in the NIACC gym. DMACC won 25-21, 25-23, 21-25, 20-25, 15-10.…

Missing Iowa woman turns up alive in Vermont

Missing Iowa woman turns up alive in Vermont

REMSEN, IOWA – An Iowa woman who many feared was missing under possibly dubious circumstances has turned up alive in Vermont after she willingly reported herself to authorities. At or…

Iowa man taken into custody after barricading himself in Charles City apartment

Iowa man taken into custody after barricading himself in Charles City apartment

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Motorcycle crash seriously injures Nora Springs man; police say he ran red light

Motorcycle crash seriously injures Nora Springs man; police say he ran red light

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Walmart says no to handguns and ammo sales, tells customers to keep their guns out of stores

Walmart says no to handguns and ammo sales, tells customers to keep their guns out of stores

BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS – Walmart today said there will be no more handgun nor handgun ammunition sold in their stores and is telling customers to keep their guns out of their…

One dead, one hurt in motorcycle crash in West Des Moines

One dead, one hurt in motorcycle crash in West Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES – A man was killed, and his female passenger hurt in a crash Monday in West Des Moines as police say speed was a factor. West Des…

How to Plan a Family Hunting Trip 

How to Plan a Family Hunting Trip 

When you think of a family vacation, perhaps tropical islands or water parks come to mind. Although this can be the ideal family vacation, it isn’t the only kind that…

Cerro Gordo Health Department presents new name and look

Cerro Gordo Health Department presents new name and look

MASON CITY – The Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health announced this morning they will now officially be known as CG Public Health, and have a fresh new look!…

Authorities search for missing Iowa woman

Authorities search for missing Iowa woman

REMSEN – Iowa authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman who was last seen with a man. On Monday September 1, 2019, The Remsen Police…

Motorcycle accident claims Mason City man’s life

Motorcycle accident claims Mason City man’s life

MASON CITY – A motorcycle accident last Monday in Mason City sent a man to the hospital with injuries, and police announced Tuesday he has passed away. Around 10:30 AM…

Mason City man hospitalized after pickup crashes into train

Mason City man hospitalized after pickup crashes into train

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Kensett woman dies in two-car crash Sunday in Worth county

Kensett woman dies in two-car crash Sunday in Worth county

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Former President of National Corn Growers Association and Iowa Farmers endorse Amy Klobuchar for President

Former President of National Corn Growers Association and Iowa Farmers endorse Amy Klobuchar for President

DES MOINES, IA — Following the release of U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar’s Plan for the Heartland, which lays out her economic agenda to strengthen our agricultural and rural communities, bridge…

Wanted Mason City man arrested after report of fight at apartments

Wanted Mason City man arrested after report of fight at apartments

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Several accounts with City of Mason City carrying large negative balances

Several accounts with City of Mason City carrying large negative balances

MASON CITY – Several accounts with the City of Mason City are carrying large negative balances, according to a City document.…

Armed gunman who robbed Iowa convenience store sent to prison

Armed gunman who robbed Iowa convenience store sent to prison

SIOUX CITY – An armed gunman who robbed an Iowa convenience store has been sent to prison. A felon who unlawfully possessed a firearm was sentenced on August 30, 2019…

College Football: Iowa crushes Miami (Ohio), 38-14

College Football: Iowa crushes Miami (Ohio), 38-14

IOWA CITY – The Iowa Hawkeyes opened their season with a win over Miami (Ohio), 38-14 Saturday night in Kinnick Stadium. Iowa (#20 AP) quarterback Nate Stanley went 21 for…

President Trump launches U.S. Space Command

President Trump launches U.S. Space Command

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Space Command was activated Aug. 29 by President Donald Trump, becoming the nation’s 11th combatant command. The establishment of U.S. Space Command aims to enhance the…

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