Mason City facade improvement work begins

MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — Ten businesses in downtown Mason City will be getting facade improvements. The Mason City Globe Gazette says (http:/…

New signs near dam

New signs put up along Cedar River Dam to warn others of danger ahead.

Giving Mercy ideas

Mercy Medical Center North Iowa wants to hear from you, and a new website is giving you a chance to share your opinions on how the hospital …

The “Dream” turns 50

The words are timeless, and so are the impressions left on many today who say the “I Have the Dream” this was the turning point for the civi…

The switch to paperless

It’s a story we first told you about earlier this month. Now, we’re getting a better idea of just how much paper the Cerro Gordo County Cler…

Church, Sioux City settle with homeowners

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Sioux City and Sunnybrook Community Church have settled with the owners of five homes for damage caused by a water l…

Iowan makes plea in child-stealing case

MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A 34-year-old Cedar Rapids man convicted of child stealing is scheduled to be sentenced on Oct. 21. Station KIMT (ht…