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Free tax help in Rochester

The United Way of Olmsted County is hosting several free clinics from now, until the tax deadline.


This is only a test

While Tuesday’s snow was a reminder winter is hanging on, the tornado sirens sounding off on Wednesday alerted us, spring is coming.


Flowers of hope

They were dubbed little bouquets of hope and support, as patients received flowers at the Mercy Cancer Center in Mason City.

Gay Rallies

Religion news in brief

Personal afterlife accounts removed from Baptist bookstores NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The publishing arm of the Southern Baptist Convention ha…

Pink Roses for Amy Hild

Social media group remembers Amy Hild

It was just one month ago this week that snowy conditions and slick roads led to a six vehicle accident near Nora Springs on the Avenue of t…


‘Spintacular’ comes to north Iowa

The performing group called ‘Spintacular’ has been touring around the country and on Wednesday, they made a stop in Charles City.