DMCC Meeting

DMC making major strides forward

It is a major project that needs some major paperwork done before things get rolling, so the Destination Medical Center Corporation board me…

Mayo Clinic

Ethnicity plays role in cancer survival

New research is leading to significant improvements in survival rates for those facing advanced colon cancer, depending on your ethnicity.


Bracing for a blizzard

The threat of the blizzard is forcing many to do some extra prep and planning, so they can avoid going out in the storm.

new weight requirements for Franklin County bridges

New weight requirements for bridges

There are some decade old bridges in Franklin County that have county engineers concerned about the safety of their motorists.


MNsure airs new ads

Minnesotans are getting the chance to see firsthand the accomplishments of the state’s online health insurance marketplace.

Broken pipes breaking the bank

Busted pipes are busting through budgets

Cities statewide have been struggling to keep their pipes warm this winter which has led to a number of water main breaks and many homes wit…


Financial Aid Woes

MASON CITY, Iowa – Now that your 2013 taxes are filed, it’s time to complete that FAFSA — the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Maso…

Students building snow forts CLEAR LAKE, IA

Learning Outdoors

A class of fourth graders from Clear Creek Elementary went out for some fun and learning.