Mayor Stiehm speaks out on minimum wage

A local leader is speaking out on an issue that’s been front and center on both a national and state level. Austin Mayor Tom Stiehm is joini…

Arc Mower County

Changes coming for case management

Vulnerable adults with mental illness could soon be seeing changes to the way they receive care and that has many worried.

1920s card

The evolution of valentines

A display at the History Museum at the Castle in Appleton, Wis., showcases elaborate paper lace valentines and 1910 postcards.

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Man on a Mission

Irons and the Bulldogs are a Class 1A Regional Dual qualifier.


Speaking from experience

More than 60 years have passed since the civil rights movement, but Dr. Sonnie Hereford III recalls each memory as though they happened just…

Allison EMS

Small communities losing EMS service

You want to know someone will be there quickly to help you in an emergency, but the reality is, small communities are having a problem keepi…

Mason City Airport Commission

Airport service update

It’s been nearly two weeks since the air carrier for a North Iowa Airport took off for the last time.