Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 3, the 246th day of 2013. There are 119 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On September 3, 1943, A…

Fire in St. Ansgar home St. Ansgar, IA

House fire in St. Ansgar

Major damage was done to a home in Saint Ansgar after a fire earlier this morning.

MCFD Firefighter collecting money for MDA Mason CIty, IA

Fill the boot

The Mason City Fire Department spent their Labor Day weekend helping raise money for Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Dove hunting season Cerro Gordo County, IA

Dove hunting begins in Iowa and Minnesota

It may be quiet out here in this public plot in Cerro Gordo County, but later in the evening this plot will have a dozen or so hunters stake…