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…

MIDWIFE LICENSES VO 6

Midwifery could be changing in Iowa

Right now in the state of Iowa, you don’t have to be licensed to be a certain type of midwife, but soon that may be changing because of a bi…

Flowers ready for delivery

Valentine’s Day preparations

It goes without saying that Valentines Day is the busiest day of the year for floral shops everywhere.

Brent Trout

Hiring veterans

MASON CITY, Iowa –   It’s called Home Base Iowa. The plan was created by Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to help veterans find jobs and make th…

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Putting money in the bank

Across the nation, Americans are putting record amounts of money into their checking and savings accounts, instead of mutual funds.

Golden Apple: Lisa Durby

Congratulations to Lisa Durby of Glenville Emmons Elementary School. She is this weeks Golden Apple award winner.

Joey DeWaard

Life saving donation

Normally, the LifeServe Blood Center has a blood supply of three to five days.