The business of fireworks

Fourth of July celebrations are only a couple of days away and cities across the U.S. are working hard and getting ready.

Fireworks safety

The 4th July is a time of celebration and fun for families, but each year hundreds of people are sent to the emergency room with firework-re…

Bar owners prep for RAGBRAI

Area businesses are in full preparation mode, getting ready for RAGBRAI riders to take over in about three weeks.

Bike signs on roads

In Mason City signs are being painted on the roadways making it easy to remember to share the road with bicyclists

High water safety

Carl Ginapp from Rock Falls is a father who loves spending his summers tubing the Shell Rock River with his family when he can.

Holiday pet safety

MASON CITY, Iowa- Every 4th of July, dog owners bring their four legged friends to the yearly fireworks show, but your pet may not be as ent…

Local family faces adoption issues

A local family is crying out for help in bringing their adopted children home and their taking the request all the way to D.C.

Mason City Airport

Mason City Airport gets new carrier


MASON CITY, Iowa – Airport commissioners in Mason City are choosing Air Choice One to be their carrier.  The decision was made Monday at a m…