COMPUTER

Technology transforms learning

As more schools migrate to a one-to-one ratio of students to computers or tablets, the debate continues as to whether it actually improves s…

TICKS

Tick alert

The Iowa Wildlife Federation has released their tick report. Those with the federation report that deer ticks are expected to be more widesp…

Unemployment rates climb in Iowa

Unemployment rates climb in Iowa

Unemployment numbers are something many of us keep a close eye on, especially those of us who might be out of work.

DOG PARK

Mason City dog park

MASON CITY, Iowa- A highly anticipated dog park is now open in Mason City. The park located off Elm Street and 12th street has been in the w…

ANCHOR INN

Local thefts cause concern

The Anchor Inn, in Clear Lake, is the latest area establishment to fall victim to theft, but they aren’t the only ones lately.

WINE

Higher alcohol content in wine

  GARNER, Iowa- You may have noticed that your favorite wines may be more bitter than they use to be. That’s because several wines are start…

ROAD PAINTING-VO

Take caution near fresh road paint

They’re painting the streets all across our area and if you’re not careful, your car could end up with a fresh coat as well.

JJ

Jammin’ for Jonathon

A local event aimed at helping a young man and his battle with Crohn’s disease.