New prairie land in Thompson

New prairie land in north Iowa

There will be a new place to hunt in north Iowa as the Iowa Department of Natural Resources are working on purchasing nearly 30 acres of pra…

Legislative forum in Mason City

Let’s talk politics

We're now more than a month into the 2014 Iowa legislative session, and local lawmakers are taking some time to talk with area residents.

The Cupid Undie Run in Mason City

Running with Cupid for a cure

Feather boas, bright pink tutus and underwear make up the typical dress code you would see at a Cupid Undie Run, but it's about more than ju…