RAGBRAI pays out, for some

After the RAGBRAI festivities, it's back to a normal work week. Some business owners are relishing in the money made during the rush, while …

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NIACC Golf Outing

All proceeds from the event go directly to the NIACC Athletic Program.


Reaction to the Gaza conflict

Alan Steckman and Ruth Newman are both members of the Adas Israel Synagogue in Mason City, and they're both very concerned with what's going…


Infants sleeping safe

When bringing a baby home, safety is always a big concern, especially when it comes to where and how they're sleeping.


Looming pilot shortage shows first signs

While an aviation safety legislation in 2013 is meant to keep the skies safe, it could also be keeping qualified pilots from reaching their …


What’s in a will?

Philip Seymour Hoffman did not leave his children any money in his will. Was that the right thing to do?

"Always Expect a Train" at a railroad crossing

Staying safe at railroad crossings

Getting stopped at a train crossing might be a headache, but it’s better than the alternative; running into the train.

Propane tanks at United Co-op LP

Preparing propane supply for winter

State officials are hard at work warning Iowans to fill their propane tanks early this year in an attempt to avoid the potential shortcake a…