CARDBOARD CHALLENGE

Global Cardboard Challenge

John Adams Middle School in Mason City is taking their own educational twist and giving middle schoolers a chance to learn about issues occu…

SPACE HEATER

MCFD speaks out on space heater safety

Temperatures are starting to dip pretty low overnight, and many families are bringing space heaters out of storage to warm things up.

FLAMMABLE COSTUMES

Beware of flammable Halloween costumes

As we inch closer to Halloween, families are decorating their homes and picking out those trendy costumes, but keep in mind safety of these …

BEING PREGNANT AND DRINKING

Drinking while pregnant

A new study from the centers for disease control and prevention shows one in ten pregnant women have consumed alcohol in the past month.