Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Edward Snowden’s father, Lon; Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J.…

Usher to keep custody of his 2 young sons

ATLANTA (AP) — R&B singer Usher will hold on to primary custody of his two young sons. A judge in Atlanta on Friday dismissed an emergency r…

Quotations of the day

“It’s not enough for me to have confidence in these programs. The American people have to have confidence in them as well.” — President Bara…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Aug. 10, the 222nd day of 2013. There are 143 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 10, 1988, Pr…

Braves beat Marlins for 14th straight win

ATLANTA (AP) — It seems the Atlanta Braves can do no wrong, and Brandon Beachy couldn’t be happier. Beachy, making his third start since com…

Gleaning Group

A “Gleaning Group” has been created in Mason City, to bring leftover produce to food shelters like Hawkeye Harvest Food Bank and the Communi…

Association for the Preservation of Clear Lake Picnic Clear Lake, IA

Clear Lake Preservation picnic

According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Clear Lake has been the biggest lake restoration project the state has done.

Historic item stolen in Mower County

AUSTIN, MN – Those with the Mower County Historical Society are asking for some help finding an object from their museum they believe was st…