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Local high school students star in film about suicide awareness

MASON CITY | Central Springs high-schoolers Avery Knudson and Carly Neel both have considerable experience in acting, having participated in plays since their freshman year.

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 05:00:00 -0500
Three-way race for mayor in Mason City

MASON CITY | There will be a three-way race for mayor in the Nov. 7 election.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:30:00 -0500
Ernst shifts health care blame on Democrats at Charles City town hall (with video, photos)

CHARLES CITY | With a Senate vote on the Graham-Cassidy health care bill looming, that topic was the main focus of discussion Thursday afternoon for Sen. Joni Ernst and about 100 people at a town hall at the Charles City…

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:15:00 -0500
Three file for Mason City Park Board

MASON CITY | Three people have filed for three positions open on the Mason City Park Board.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0500
Police: Wisconsin man used bogus card to buy North Iowa vehicles worth $30K

MASON CITY | Police say a Wisconsin man has been charged with felony theft after using a bogus credit card to buy three vehicles from dealerships in Mason City and Storm Lake.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:30:00 -0500
Weaver a candidate for Mason City at-large council seat

MASON CITY | Former City Councilman Max Weaver, who lost a race for the Third Ward council seat on Tuesday, announced Thursday he is a candidate for the at-large council seat in the November election.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 14:55:00 -0500
Live video: Ernst town hall meeting in Charles City

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:15:00 -0500
Humane Society's Fall Festival fundraiser is Sunday in Mason City

MASON CITY | The Humane Society of North Iowa will host its 18th annual Fall Festival fundraiser from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, at the National Guard Armory, 1160 19th St. SW in Mason City.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:00:00 -0500
Algona organization seeks female applicants for $1K higher education award

ALGONA | The Soroptimist International of Algona is seeking applicants for its Live Your Dream Awards program.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:50:00 -0500
Mason City High School announces homecoming court (with photos)

MASON CITY | Mason City High School has announced its homecoming court.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:10:00 -0500
Mason City 'picker' has dealt antiques for 47 years

MASON CITY | When Mark Dawson walks into his office, he has quite a few stories to tell about what he's done for almost the past half-century.

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 05:00:00 -0500
Mason City YMCA schedules Kid's Color Party

MASON CITY | The Mason City YMCA will host its fourth Kid's Color Party 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 7.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0500
Three-way race for Fourth Ward council seat in Mason City

MASON CITY | There will be at least a three-way race for the Fourth Ward City Council seat in November.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:55:00 -0500
Sculpture to honor Mason City Councilman Kuhn's dedication to children

MASON CITY | Alex Kuhn, the Mason City councilman who died last year, will be memorialized with a life-size sculpture of him at the west entrance to the Mason City Public Library.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:20:00 -0500
Jacobson named interim Mason City administrator

MASON CITY | City Finance Director Kevin Jacobson has been named interim city administrator, beginning Oct. 1.

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:10:00 -0500
Online Databases
Click to search this book in our catalog Al Franken, Giant Of The Senate
by Al Franken

Click to search this book in our catalog Calico Joe
by John Grisham

Library Journal Growing up in Arkansas, Grisham dreamed of being a professional baseball player. Now, in his 28th no...More

Click to search this book in our catalog Young elites.
by by Marie Lu

School Library Journal Gr 8 Up-A rollicking series opener from the author of the "Legend" series (P...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 Inside Out and Back Again
by Thanhha Lai

School Library Journal Gr 4-6-A story based on the author's childhood experiences. Ha is 10 when Saigon falls and he...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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