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Registration open for Stu Nevermann Memorial Run in Mason City

MASON CITY | Registration for the 29th annual Stu Nevermann Memorial Run is now open.

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 16:00:00 -0500
Mason City entrepreneurial center hosting youth academy in July

MASON CITY | NIACC's John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center will host its 21st annual Youth Entrepreneurial Academy July 9-13.

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:15:00 -0500
Clear Lake native receives NASA grant to study Midwestern soil erosion from space

AMHERST, Mass. | Geologist and geochemist Isaac Larsen at the University of Massachusetts Amherst is used to tramping around in the dirt to conduct his soil research.

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 14:00:00 -0500
Clear Lake Trash Bash extends to Sunday

CLEAR LAKE | There is still time to participate in Clear Lake Earth Days Trash Bash.

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:00:00 -0500
Officials identify St. Ansgar man killed in Wyoming avalanche

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) Officials have released the name of a 24-year-old North Iowa man who was killed in a weekend avalanche while snowmobiling in northwestern Wyoming.

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 09:50:00 -0500
Mason City Police calls, April 20

April 20

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 06:00:00 -0500
Newman Catholic alumnus closing book on 51-year career with Mason City parochial school (with photos)

MASON CITY | Although some of his classmates couldnt wait to leave their parochial school and the North Iowa area after graduating in 1967, one man was content with staying put.

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 04:00:00 -0500
Mason City High School rolls out red carpet for prom (with photos)

MASON CITY | Glitz and glamour was on display as students arrived for prom at Mason City High School on Saturday night.

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 15:35:00 -0500
NAMI North Iowa seeks volunteers for new program

MASON CITY | The National Alliance on Mental Illness North Iowa is seeking adults willing to share their stories of mental illness through its new program.

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:17:00 -0500
Fred Fenchel remembered as man who championed Mason City, North Iowa

MASON CITY | Decades ago, Fred Fenchel would work an eight-hour shift at Metalcraft, Inc. in Mason City as the organization's advertising manager.

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:45:00 -0500
Mason City remembers Barbara Bush: Presence, expectations extend to North Iowa

MASON CITY | When Ann MacGregor was on the National Hospice Oragnization's Board of Directors in the mid-1980s, she would attend annual meetings in Washington, D.C.

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 12:00:00 -0500
Three die in Floyd County crash

CHARLES CITY -- The Iowa State Patrol is reporting a fatality southeast of Charles City Friday.

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 11:30:00 -0500
Mason City Police calls, April 19

April 19

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 06:00:00 -0500
Mason City walkout to protest gun violence takes on assembly feel

MASON CITY | Mason City High School students joined a national movement Friday in a short, school-supported walkout followed by a discussion panel of adult decision-makers.

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:15:00 -0500
'They got shot for no reason': Forest City students participate in walkout

FOREST CITY | Nearly 100 students walked out of class at Forest City High School and Middle School Friday morning for 13 minutes one minute for each person killed in the Columbine High School shooting 19 years ago.

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:45:00 -0500
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Click to search this book in our catalog Circe
by Madeline Miller

School Library Journal Circe, daughter of the sun god Helios, mightiest of the Titans, was a peculiar child w...More

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 investigation of Sc...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Out of the Easy
by Ruta Sepetys

School Library Journal Gr 9 Up-Against a vivid 1950s New Orleans backdrop, 17-year-old Josie Moraine is caught betwe...More

Click to search this book in our catalog A Hungry Lion; or, A Dwindling Assortment of Animals.
by Lucy Ruth Cummins

School Library Journal K-Gr 3-With its macabre humor and delightfully scribbly illustrations, this tale is su...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 Invention of Hugo Cabret
by Brian Selznick

Publishers Weekly: Starred Review. Here is a true masterpiece—an artful blending of narrative, illustration an...More
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