Getting towed out

Local towing services, such as Holt services, were also busy getting those stranded cars, out of local ditches.

Great Lakes Airlines

Major flight changes

John and Pamela McGowan are heading to the golden state, and to get there, they booked a flight at their local airport instead of heading st…

Iowa DOT pulling plows from some roads

The Iowa Department of Transportation is warning against any travel this evening, and even pulling snowplows off the roads in some areas.


Carbon monoxide detector sales are up

Today marks one week since two Mason City residents died in their home from carbon monoxide poisoning. And in the week since that happened a…


Lawmakers react to LP shortage

The price of the fuel that’s used to heat many north Iowa and southern Minnesota homes has reached nearly $5 per gallon, and it’s leaving so…

Fatal crash in north Iowa

Fatal accident in north Iowa

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z7FRvMy-mUM] FOREST CITY, Iowa – Authorities responded to a crash on county road B-14 east of Maple …


Anticipation for RAGBRAI

Saturday is the big day, when the routes for RAGBRAI are announced in Iowa, and one local business is hoping the annual bike ride across the…

IA and MN lottery

IA, MN lotteries team up for new game

If you have ever played the lottery and did not have a single match, you probably felt unlucky. Now if that happens, you are a winner.


Liquid propane shortage continues

We’re looking at how some homeowners are struggling to heat their homes with the price of the liquid propane nearing 5 dollars per gallon.

Habitat for Humanity home in Garner, IA

New Habitat for Humanity home

A local family is celebrating tonight in their new home, built with some generosity and a lot of help.