Dogs on the loose

With nice weather, taking your dog for a walk can be an enjoyable stroll, but what do you do if you encounter a stray dog running toward you…


Approach reverse mortgages with caution

You’ve no doubt seen the commercials and heard the advertisements, but chances are there is still a lot about reverse mortgages you may not …

Grieving on Social Media

Using social media to grieve

MASON CITY, Iowa – There is a growing trend for families to use social media to deal with the loss of their loved ones. Awhile back, Faceboo…

Crews move historic log cabin in Le Mars

LE MARS, Iowa (AP) — Crews have moved a historic log cabin in Le Mars, saving the structure from a planned demolition. The Le Mars Daily Sen…


Celebration of a lifetime

Two north Iowans are celebrated, not only 8 decades of friendship, but significant birthdays as well.