Tree Town Music Festival preparations

Stepping into a hectic summer

This summer will no doubt be one of the biggest and most profitable for Forest City and it’s all kicking off this weekend.

Reenacting the Civil War

Keeping history alive

It’s a tradition that is trying to stand the test of time as crowds at civil war reenactments have dwindled over the years.


A lesson in beekeeping

A group of about 20 students from the beekeeping class had their first field exercise today and got to get hands on with the honey bees.

Walking for a cure for MS

Walking for a cure

It’s a disease that impacts more than 400,000 people nationwide and on Saturday, dozens of people in Mason City laced up their walking shoes…


Writer shares area stories on KKK

After writing about one of the most notorious hate groups of our time, one area writer is sharing her story and bringing it across borders.


AED’s for deputies

One local sheriff’s office is hoping to get some grants so they can buy life saving equipment for the community.


Iowa programs receive a unique grant

f you’re a lawyer in Iowa, you’re required to deposit funds into a pooled account that generates interest. Now, that interest money, is bein…

KIMT 60th Anniversary

KIMT 60th Anniversary

MASON CITY, Iowa – On May 15th, 1954, the first broadcast aired on KGLO-TV in Mason City, Iowa.  The news took place in a converted radio ch…


Pregnant while driving

A new study about the safety of pregnant women behind the wheel shows an increased risk if getting into a car accident.


No more reading for fun

It seems almost criminal, but young people, just aren’t reading for fun as much as they were years ago.


House fire in Northwood

A fire that broke out in one rural area of town is leaving a house as a total loss.

Walk MS 2013

Walk MS helping to find cure

This week we’re highlighting advocates of the Walk MS initiative as they show support for the this weekend’s event.


Remembering those we’ve lost

As with any memorial, emotions run high as friends and families gather to see the powerful images and sounds of September 11, 2001.