National Popcorn Day

Kramer Ace Hardware in Mason City popped kernels for their customers who gave a donation that would go to the Miracle Foundation, Salvation …


Lifelong Learning Program

It’s a chance to step outside your comfort zone and study what you’ve always wanted.


Pothole season has begun

The roads this week have not been fun to drive on with snow, ice, and now, potholes. City leaders say the freeze and thaw that we saw earlie…


Education funding concerns

Iowa education leaders hope two initiatives can be implemented, despite a tight budget.


Starting the hotel project process over

After the San Diego development company G-8 Development fail to break ground by the end of November the city of Mason City terminated the ho…


Regulating in home care services

According to the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals, there are 160 certified medicare home service programs throughout the state of …


Seeking Korean War veterans

A museum needs your help when it comes to locating photos of Korean War veterans who were killed or went missing.


Growing new ideas in Charles City

City officials and the North Iowa Food Coalition are looking to create gardens or farming areas in the community.