Iowa hospitals seeing improvements

Iowa hospitals are seeing improvements by the numbers. This is partially due to an initiative that started back in 2011.

Iowa bills protect abuse victims

Iowa lawmakers are busy on the hill this week. Both the House and the Senate passed their own version of several bills related to kidnapping…

Divorce book

Baby boomers divorcing

According to a recent report, divorce is increasing at an alarming rate for one the largest generations today, the baby boomers.

Snow piles create driving hazards

As more snow continues to build, we’re seeing piles just like these in the worst possible places for drivers.

Events center plans on hold

The cold and heavy snow is forcing more than one business to make adjustments this season.

Minnesota State Capitol

Minnesota 2014 legislative session begins

St. Paul, MN –  The bonding bill, minimum wage and tax policy. Those are just some of the issues on the table as the Minnesota 2014 legislat…

Big success with feeding a community

The Community Kitchen of North Iowa has been serving their community for 31 years, and while that it a major accomplishment all on its own, …

How Technology is changing shopping

Today, people are more “connected” than ever, between smart phones, tablets, folks can take the internet with them wherever they go. Trends …

Learning from the snow

One group of researchers from Minnesota State University Mankato have been using the slick roads and never ending snow storms as a way to ju…

Minnesota State Capitol

‘Unsession’ kicks off

The legislative session getting underway in Minnesota is being coined the “unsession.”

Harold Ramis: 1944-2014 – Photo Gallery

Harold Ramis, the bespectacled “Ghostbusters” sidekick to Bill Murray whose early grounding in live comedy led to blockbuster movies, died M…

BARK BREAK HOTEL MASON CITY, Iowa

Bark Break Hotel

A new hotel is going to the cats and dogs you could say.

Defense to see cuts

U.S. Military forces are becoming the target when it comes to budget cuts.

STEM programs “Scale-Up”

As part of the state’s emphasis on STEM courses, more programs are set to launch this year.

Air checks clean

It’s been a major concern for one north Iowa community, but tests prove the town is safe.

Calvert pleads guilty

A Nora Springs man is pleading guilty to sexually abusing a minor.

Harlan Rodberg FOREST CITY, IA

Celebrating 50 years on the job

Many of us can imagine working for at least 50 years in our life, but what you may not imagine is being at the same job for those 50 years.

MNsure

MNsure works to make process smoother

MNsure leaders have been working for months to smooth out what has been a pretty rough first few months and they just made one more change.