US-raised immigrants remain in US custody

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Thirty-four young migrants are in U.S. custody after trying to enter the United States without documents in the latest …

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2013. There are 91 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 1, 1908, Henry Fo…

Wes Moore Mason City, IA

A man of leadership

Wes Moore is not shy when it comes to talking about what he loves to do.

Abandoned Minn. bear cub does not survive

GARRISON, Minn. (AP) — A bear cub found abandoned, injured and malnourished in northern Minnesota has not survived. Linda Woodruff of Zimmer…

Criminals using Twitter

Social media is no longer just keeping you and your friends, criminals and even terrorists groups are connecting as well.

Tuesday, October 8

Today is Tuesday, October 8, the 281st day of 2013. There are 84 days left in the year. Highlights in history on this date: 1858 – The “Arro…

Sickness in schools

Last year, many area schools fought tough battles with the influenza virus.

Soybeans rapidly mature in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Soybean maturity has rapidly advanced in Minnesota in the last week, but soybean maturity still lags behind the norma…