MnDOT celebrates two awards

They ensure the roads we travel on each day are safe and now they are being honored for a different reason.


A new room for Blair Smith

8-year-old Blair Smith of Mason City, who has been battling cancer for six months, got a special surprise on Tuesday.


Volunteer fair

NIACC is hosting its annual Volunteer Fair in hopes to find students will to give back.


Reaction to the debate

North Iowa Area Community College students react to watching the presidential debate on Monday night.

Yarrow Avenue south of Nora Springs

Nora Springs flood update

The city of Nora Springs will pick up storm-related items/debris curbside starting Saturday morning.

Downtown Rochester

Rochester City Council raising tax levy

It’s that time of year for cities to set their budgets, and some local residents might see some sticker shock when it comes to their taxes.