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Mason City Council sets date for Gatehouse hearing

MASON CITY | The City Council set Nov. 21 as the date for a public hearing on the proposed development agreement with Gatehouse Mason City for a hotel and conference center downtown.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:23:00 -0500
Franklin Wellness Center hosting 'Sock Hop around the Clock' fundraiser

HAMPTON | The Franklin Wellness Center is hosting a fundraiser to purchase new fitness equipment.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:55:00 -0500
Mason City nature center to host 'scary creatures' program

MASON CITY | "Lime Creek Littles" is coming to the nature center at 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:45:00 -0500
Forest City foundation has awarded $52 million since 1970

FOREST CITY | Since its founding in 1970, the Hanson Foundation has awarded over $52 million to organizations in more than 100 communities, the majority in North Iowa.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:45:00 -0500
Mobile paper shredding truck catches fire in Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE | A mobile paper shredding truck caught fire in Clear Lake Monday evening, according to the fire department.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:20:00 -0500
Charles City candidate forum Thursday

CHARLES CITY | Voters in Charles City will have an opportunity to hear from their candidates for City Council and mayor at a public forum at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Charles City NIACC Center.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:45:00 -0500
World War II locomotive headed to Netherlands from Mason City

MASON CITY | A Dutch Railway Museum is about to receive a 160,000-pound gift from Lehigh Cement in Mason City.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:15:00 -0500
Thoma runs unopposed for Mason City at-large council seat

MASON CITY | Tom Thoma is running unopposed for an at-large seat on the Mason City Council.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:00:00 -0500
Law enforcement: Clear Lake motorcyclist sustained serious injuries in Winnebago River crash

MASON CITY | A Clear Lake man was seriously hurt after his motorcycle crashed into the Winnebago River north of Mason City Tuesday afternoon, law enforcement said.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:30:00 -0500
Mason City group plans Veterans Day observances

MASON CITY | The Mason City Veterans Memorial Association will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, at the VFW Post Home, 1603 S. Monroe Ave., to finalize plans for Veterans Day observances.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0500
Mason City Library Friends annual meeting is Thursday

MASON CITY | The Friends of the Mason City Public Library will host their annual meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 19, in the Library Commons.

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 -0500
North Iowans voice opposition to new regulations for Clear Lake's Sunset Bay Marina

CLEAR LAKE | At Clear Lake State Park Monday night, dozens of cars filled the western parking lot, and many more sat in the corresponding loop right off of South Shore Court.

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:55:00 -0500
5 questions for Mason City's mayoral candidates

MASON CITY | On Nov. 7, voters will choose from among three candidates for Mason City mayor.

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:30:00 -0500
North Iowans bid farewell to Mason City administrator

MASON CITY | Dozens of public officials and other well-wishers attended a farewell reception for City Administrator Brent Trout Monday in the Salsbury Room at the MacNider Art Museum.

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:37:00 -0500
Autism Center to hold Halloween party in Clear Lake

CLEAR LAKE | The Children's Autism Center in Clear Lake along with Our Loving Children will host the third annual sensory-friendly Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 20.

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:30:00 -0500
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