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Mason City school administrators to receive 1.75 percent pay raise (with salary list)

MASON CITY | Mason City school administrators and other non-union employees will receive a 1.75 percent pay raise in 2018-19.

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:05:00 -0600
Tickets on sale for Battle of the Badges hockey game in Mason City (with video, photos)

MASON CITY | Tickets for the eighth annual Battle of the Badges charity hockey game in Mason City are now on sale at several locations.

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:05:00 -0600
Icy roads challenge travelers, impact school schedules (with live road conditions, photos)

MASON CITY | Treacherous road conditions forced some North Iowa schools to cancel or delay classes Tuesday.

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:45:00 -0600
CBS show to feature Clear Lake's Color the Wind in March (with photos, video)

CLEAR LAKE | Saturday brought near perfect weather for kite flying at Color the Wind kite festival on Clear Lake.

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:45:00 -0600
Update: Winter weather advisory, school delays and closures for North Iowa (with live webcams)

MASON CITY | Freezing rain and ice is predicted to make travel hazardous in North Iowa into Tuesday afternoon, forecasters say.

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:00:00 -0600
Mason City administrator finalists visit North Iowa to meet community, interview with council

MASON CITY | The five finalists for Mason City administrator were in North Iowa for individual interviews and a community reception this weekend.

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 17:00:00 -0600
Mason City to consider property tax, water rate increase

MASON CITY | A combination of circumstances will result in a 12-cent increase in the city's tax levy for the next fiscal year, according to the proposed city budget.

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 16:00:00 -0600
Don Lee remembered as man who inspired civic pride in North Iowa

MASON CITY | Don Lee is being remembered as a man whose love of gardening, beautification and civic pride inspired generations of North Iowans.

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 11:50:00 -0600
'Rebel in the Rye' to play Feb. 24 at Mason City art museum

MASON CITY | The Charles H. MacNider Art Museums 2018 Winter Film Series will continue Feb. 24.

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 09:54:00 -0600
Mason City art museum to open youth exhibition

MASON CITY | MacNider Art Museum will open Middle Point Artists, its 34th annual Youth Art Month Exhibition, later this month.

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 09:43:00 -0600
Grafton church plans soup supper

Grafton church plans soup supper

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:53:29 -0600
Mane Event 2018 to be March 4 in Clear Lake

Mane Event 2018 to be March 4 in Clear Lake

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 18:53:18 -0600
The Hungry Mind's new ownership continues family legacy in Mason City

MASON CITY | For more than 40 years, The Hungry Mind has been a fixture in downtown Mason City, and its new owners are looking forward to carrying on the family legacy.

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:30:00 -0600
College students to work on developing North End "brand"

MASON CITY | University of Iowa students will partner with North End business and property owners to develop a "North End brand."

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:28:00 -0600
Online Databases
Click to search this book in our catalog All-american Murder
by James Patterson and Alex Abramovich with Mike Harvkey

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 The Boy in the Black Suit
by Jason Reynolds

School Library Journal Gr 7 Up-Matt's mother just died, and his dad isn't coping well, hanging out with the local dru...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Coyote Moon
by Maria Gianferrari

Book list This striking book celebrates the life of coyotes without dismissing their predatory nature. The co...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Doll Bones
by Holly Black

School Library Journal Gr 4-7-At 12 years old, lifelong friends Zach, Poppy, and Alice are ferociously cling...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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