Giving kids a pep in their step

The North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) and the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) have joined together to collect shoes for…

Golden Apple: Jeslynne Vaage

Congratulations to Jeslynne Vaage of Lincoln Intermediate. She is this weeks Golden Apple Award winner!

Store receipts contain BPA

Store receipts contain traces of BPA

If you’re someone who has piles of crumpled receipts on your dresser or in your pocket, you might want to know what you’re potentially being…

EMERGENCY PLAN

Lessons learned in Northwood

A chemical fire last month forced the evacuation of the entire town. Now, they want to learn from that experience. Last night, the city coun…

FoodShare Program in Albert Lea, MN

FoodShare Program

One local food bank is stocking up a little bit extra this month, as part of a program to help other food banks across the state.

Construction in Albert Lea

Thawing pipes this Spring

We are all thinking Spring, and that includes those working in cities around our area.

Bill Northey tours terminal in north Iowa

Northey tours Manly Terminal

Iowa is a leader in the nation’s agriculture and on Monday, Iowa Agriculture Sec. Bill Northey got a closer look at innovations around the s…

Amendment made to fuel tax proposal

Iowa legislators propose new fuel tax

The fuel tax proposal was one of the many bills that were on the table this week, except this was round two for the proposal and a new amend…

Up to 5 inches of snow falls on Iowa

Another round of snow blanketed Iowa this weekend with parts of the state receiving as much as five inches, and bitter cold temperatures hav…

Winter is to blame for empty tables

Snowy winter leads to bad business

After dealing with the street scape construction project last summer and now, the brutal cold and snowy conditions this year, The 112 on Bro…