A trip to meet friends and family put one local girl just a block from the chaos in Charleston that left 9 people dead last week.
The severe weather knocked power out for some communities, leaving businesses to make the decision whether to close or stay open.
Parents may have a lot less paperwork to sift through as Mason City schools work on paperless ways to send information home.
Victim says his wallet and cell phone were taken
Man thrown from cycle; listed in fair condition
Minnesota driver injured in collision
Gets less than a month behind bars for alleged vehicular rampage
Arrested after Mason City traffic stop; authorities say meth was found in the vehicle
Woman accused of delivering meth to someone in Mason City
Clear Lake man accused of aggravated misdemeanor theft