Suicide Prevention Week begins in Iowa

It’s the second leading cause of death for Iowans ages 15-44 years old. But, it’s something that some believe isn’t talked about enough.

AVID Program

New program helps students succeed

AUSTIN, Minn. – Jessica Stanley has been a teacher for a awhile now and this year she has a class of students who want to be there everyday.…


Cost of living in Mason City

The Mason City Chamber of Commerce released their most recent cost of living report. They’re finding it does not cost a high dollar to live …


Food insecurity in Iowa and Minnesota

A new report from the Department of Agriculture indicates that some Iowans and Minnesotans are finding it difficult to afford food every mon…