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Comic shop owner brings superheroes to save the day at children's hospital

IOWA CITY Even for a superhero, seeing a sick child can be its own form of Kryptonite.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:00:00 -0500
Mason City Schools preparing for shift to 1:1 technology

MASON CITY Mason City teachers went back to school earlier this week to prepare for a new technology initiative this fall.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:42:00 -0500
Former Mason City dental office manager charged with fraud

MASON CITY A woman who used to work at a Mason City dental office is accused of stealing money from the practice.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:40:00 -0500
Funnel clouds possible in North Iowa

Weather conditions in North Iowa are favorable for funnel clouds, according to the National Weather Service.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:30:00 -0500
STEM council to take applications for Iowa teacher award

DES MOINES | The Governor's STEM Advisory Council is taking applications for its third-annual IOWA STEM Teacher Award.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:31:00 -0500
Part of 285th Street to be closed in Cerro Gordo County

MASON CITY | The Cerro Gordo County Engineer's Office will close 285th Street between Mallard and Nettle avenues, beginning Wednesday, Aug. 31, for a box culvert replacement project.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:22:00 -0500
United Way kick-off is Tuesday in Mason City

MASON CITY | The kickoff campaign for United Way of North Central Iowa will be 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at First Citizens Bank.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:21:00 -0500
Bicyclist transported after collision with car near Mason City Wendy's

MASON CITY | An adult female cyclist was transported to the hospital after a collision with a car Monday afternoon on South Federal Avenue.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:19:00 -0500
Former Northwood mayor gets probation in credit fraud case

NORTHWOOD A former Northwood mayor received a 10-year suspended prison sentence Monday for committing fraud.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:27:00 -0500
O'Brien plans 'community conversations' in Mason City

MASON CITY At-Large City Council candidate Andy OBrien has announced several community conversations he has planned.

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:36:00 -0500
Sheffield boy, 3, with cancer is 'so brave,' mom says

SHEFFIELD After 20 visits to the doctor for her sick son, Heather Tollefson knew something was wrong.

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:30:00 -0500
Officials hope revamp improves North Iowa mental health care response options

NORTHWOOD More and more, Worth County sheriffs deputies are called to reports of a crime in progress only to find its a person with mental illness.

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:30:00 -0500
Osage treatment facility in a stinky situation

OSAGE Due to wet weather conditions, an engineer says new scrubbers at the Osage Industrial Pretreatment facility will be offline for two to three weeks, causing a delay in efforts to address odor concerns.

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:00:00 -0500
NIACC president lends helping hand for student move-in

MASON CITY NIACC President Steve Schulz and other community college staff spent a few hours last week helping students move into its Campus View Housing Complex.

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:00:00 -0500
Gone Cold: Hazel Marie Reimann, Des Moines

DES MOINES Hazel Reimanns body was found Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2008, by her sister Helen.

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:00:00 -0500
Online Databases
Click to search this book in our catalog Curious Minds
by Janet Evanovich and Phoef Sutton

Click to search this book in our catalog Going clear : Scientology, Hollywood, and the prison of belief
by Lawrence Wright

Publishers Weekly Pulitzer winner Wright (The Looming Tower) expands and carefully footnotes his investigati...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Midwinterblood
by Marcus Sedgwick

Book list *Starred Review* In the year 2073, a reporter named Eric is sent to Blessed Island to research a rare flowe...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Detective Gordon: The First Case
by Ulf Nilsson

School Library Journal Gr 1-4-Detective Gordon is a portly toad who would much rather eat cake and drink tea than sol...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Splendors and Glooms
by Laura Amy Schlitz

Book list *Starred Review* A brooding, Dickensian novel with a touch of fantasy and a glimmer of hope, Schlitz's late...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Unbroken
by Laura Hillinbrand

Library Journal The author of Seabiscuit now brings us a biography of World War II prisoner of war survivor Louis Za...More

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