Teaching about government shutdown 2013 Government Shutdown

History of a government shutdown

John Lee is a busy man in the classroom. As a Government teacher at Mason City High School, being able to teach the kids about a moment in h…


Area lawmakers react to shutdown

With the government shutdown impacting so many Americans, lawmakers from our area are sharing their thoughts on how we got to this point.

Head of Iowa Veterans Home resigns

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The head of the Iowa Veterans Home has resigned. Gov. Terry Branstad said in a news release Tuesday that he’s accept…

Steer kills western Iowa man

CUSHING, Iowa (AP) — The Woodbury County Sheriff’s Office says a steer killed a western Iowa man who was trying to move the animal. The Siou…

Iowa Gov. Branstad names chief of staff

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has named a new chief who previously worked as an aide to Republicans in the state Legislature a…

Fitness Friday - Insanity

Fitness Friday: Insanity

Annie Szatkowski is getting a little crazy and introduces you to one of the most popular workout DVD programs out there.

Wes Moore Mason City, IA

A man of leadership

Wes Moore is not shy when it comes to talking about what he loves to do.