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It may be a stormy summer

We told you last week that Mason City and about 50 miles surrounding has a higher-than normal tornado index, which is what determines the pr…

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Alcohol-Free Weekend

This weekend is alcohol-free weekend, an annual experiment across the nation, where the national council on alcoholism and drug dependence a…

Getting vaccinated

Getting vaccinated for measles

A disease thought to be long gone is coming back, and a local pediatrician is urging folks to get vaccinated.

Snow Plow

Slush slows travel

The conditions led to a busy morning for safety officials.

Cornfield in Winter

Telling farmers’ stories

It is a program called “Speak for Yourself” and the agencies are providing $55,000 for training.