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For love of the game: Friends hope to honor Mason City's 'Doc' with baseball sculpture

MASON CITY | Friends of Mark "Doc" Detra are hoping to honor his memory in a special, permanent way.

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:55:00 -0500
Three people, including baby, injured in crash near Plymouth

PLYMOUTH | Three people, including a baby, were injured in a two-vehicle crash near Plymouth Sunday.

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 14:05:00 -0500
Britt women prepare care packages for USS Fitzgerald

BRITT | The USS Fitzgerald incident hit close to home for one woman in Britt, causing the Dean Welsh VFW Auxiliary to spring into action.

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 10:44:00 -0500
Day not wanted: Huisentruit's sister says attempt to honor Jodi 'tacky'

MASON CITY | The sister of Jodi Huisentruit says she is not in favor of a former state legislator's push for Mason City to have a "Jodi Huisentruit Day" in remembrance of the local TV anchor who disappeared 22 years…

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:45:00 -0500
Friends build doughnut business on tradition in Mason City

The doughnuts arent perfect circles or perfectly formed.

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 19:00:00 -0500
Cannonball Day hosts 12th annual event in Mason City

MASON CITY | The 12th annual Cannonball Day Saturday in Mason City boasted fun for the whole family.

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:17:00 -0500
Updated: Tenant homeless after Mason City fire: 'I tried to put it out' (with video, photos)

MASON CITY | A house fire in northern Mason City late Friday morning is under investigation, according to fire officials.

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:15:00 -0500
Make-a-Wish surprises Thompson teen with computer

MASON CITY | Friday was a special day for 15-year-old Carver Moffett of Thompson.

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:15:00 -0500
Man, 59, in intensive care after assault in Manly

MANLY | A 59-year-old man is in intensive care in Iowa City after being assaulted Wednesday at his rural Manly home, according to law enforcement.

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:00:00 -0500
Landmark timepiece restored in Swaledale

SWALEDALE | Dedication to the preservation of a 118-year-old timepiece hasn't lapsed over four generations of a North Iowa family.

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:45:00 -0500
'Charring and melting' suggest lightning caused fire at Mason City apartment complex (with photos, video)

MASON CITY | Lightning sparked a fire at an apartment building Thursday morning, fire officials have confirmed.

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:15:00 -0500
State fire marshal investigating fire that destroyed home, apartment building in Manly

MANLY | The State Fire Marshal's Office is assisting investigating a fire that destroyed a home and apartment building in Manly Monday afternoon.

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:45:00 -0500
Auditor: Mason City Council has two options for filling Schoneman's seat

MASON CITY | The City Council has two options on how to fill the vacancy created by Third Ward Councilman Brett Schoneman's resignation Monday.

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:04:00 -0500
Former Hampton business owners ordered to pay $3.5 million to bank

HAMPTON | The owners of a now-closed Hampton lumber business have been ordered to pay $3.5 million to a Missouri bank for alleged fraud and non-payment of a note.

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 15:40:00 -0500
Forest City-based Winnebago reports $204M third-quarter revenue gain

FOREST CITY | Winnebago Industries Inc. is reporting a $204.3 million third-quarter revenue gain, according to financial results released Wednesday.

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:30:00 -0500
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Click to search this book in our catalog Dragon Teeth
by Michael Crichton

Click to search this book in our catalog Limonov
by Emmanuel Carr re ; translated by John Lambert

Publishers Weekly This deft, timely translation of French writer and filmmaker Carrere's sparkling 2011 biography of...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Audacity
by Melanie Crowder

School Library Journal Gr 7 Up-Written in verse, this novel is loosely based on the life of Clara Lemlich Sha...More

Click to search this book in our catalog I Yam a Donkey!
by Cece Bell

Publishers Weekly Newbery Honoree Bell (El Deafo) creates a laugh-out-loud dialogue in the tradition of "...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Breaking Stalins Nose
by Eugene Yelchin

School Library Journal Gr 5-7-Velchin skillfully combines narrative with dramatic black-and-white illustrati...More

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

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