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RAGBRAI to spend 3 nights in North Iowa

DES MOINES Hordes of hungry, thirsty, party-ready bike riders will spend three nights in North Iowa this summer as three communities were selected as overnight stops for RAGBRAI.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 22:30:00 -0600
Sale of St. Ansgar elementary building nearing completion

ST. ANSGAR The St. Ansgar Economic Development Corp. has been released from its offer for the old elementary school building.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:00:00 -0600
Charles City honors Martin Luther King Jr.

CHARLES CITY | About 30 people marched across the suspension bridge in Charles City Saturday to honor civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:00:00 -0600
Winnebago Co. officials consider moving court temporarily

FOREST CITY | Winnebago County officials are thinking about temporarily relocating court proceedings and the judges chambers this spring when tuck pointing work at the courthouse resumes.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:00:00 -0600
Mentoring opportunities available for North Iowa residents

RICEVILLE Mentors in the Bridges Mentoring program are caring volunteers from the communities served by the Osage, Riceville and St. Ansgar school districts.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:00:00 -0600
Update: Police release name of Rockford woman killed in crash

MARBLE ROCK A Rockford woman has been identified as the victim of a fatal collision Friday near Marble Rock.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:58:00 -0600
North Iowans greet inauguration with hope and humor

CLEAR LAKE The guys at the bar at the Clear Lake VFW provided a running commentary as they sipped their drinks and watched the inauguration of President Donald Trump on the television screen in front of them.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:00:00 -0600
Mason City Library Reader of the Week

The Friends of the Library Reader of the Week is Ethan Klein, 3. He has a dog, Kirby.

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600
Christian gathering for women set in Garner

GARNER | The IF:Gathering, an event that seeks to gather, equip and unleash women to live out Gods calling in their lives, is returning to Garner in March.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:30:00 -0600
North Iowa Unitarians to learn about 'Collapse of Parenting'

MASON CITY | The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of North Central Iowa will hear a presentation on the book, "The Collapse of Parenting," Sunday.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:00:00 -0600
Mason City artist cooperative to honor local law enforcement

MASON CITY | Local police agencies will be honored next week with a special display at a cooperative for Mason City artists.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:28:00 -0600
Mason City church adding second Lectio Divina session

MASON CITY | Trinity Lutheran Church is adding a second Lectio Divina prayer session to the calendar each month.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:00:00 -0600
North Iowa Community College budget assumes no state aid increase

MASON CITY The preliminary $39 million North Iowa Area Community College budget for the upcoming fiscal year assumes no increase in state aid.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:00:00 -0600
Mason City students enjoy witnessing inaugural history

WASHINGTON Mason City High School students who witnessed the inauguration of President Donald Trump Friday said it was an experience they'll never forget.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:15:00 -0600
Mason City NIACC jazz clinic offers experience, critiques

MASON CITY Local high school jazz bands participated in the North Iowa Area Community College Jazz Festival Thursday and Friday.

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:00:00 -0600
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Click to search this book in our catalog Below The Belt
by Stuart Woods

Click to search this book in our catalog Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery
by Robert Kolker

Publishers Weekly In stark contrast to the ugliness of the story, Kolker's sad tale of five young women linked by th...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 Grandma Lives in a Perfume Village
by Fang Suzhen

Publishers Weekly Taiwanese author Suzhen writes honestly, even starkly, about the death of a grandparent and the suf...More

Click to search this book in our catalog The One and Only Ivan
by Katherine Applegate

School Library Journal Gr 3-7-This tender tale of friendship and hope is narrated by a silverback gorilla li...More

Click to search this book in our catalog The Story Of Edgar Sawtelle
by David Wroblewski

Library Journal : Starred Review. Set in Wisconsin, this deeply nuanced epic tells the story of a boy, his dog, and ...More
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