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Rotary Auction - America News
Rotary Auction18 hours ago
The 35th annual Rotary Auction and Dinner will be held tonight at the Cass County Community Center. Proceeds from this year’s Rotary Raffle will go towards a new shelter at the Schildberg Recreation Area, while auction proceeds go towards other…
Iowa Grocery Industry Association Honors James Tyler - America News
Iowa Grocery Industry Association Honors James Tyler 19 hours ago
Atlantic resident James P. Tyler received the Iowa Grocery Industry Association Lifetime Achievement Award. The organization honored champions of the grocery industry during its 24th annual Hall of Fame Dinner, Tuesday, Nov. 7, at Prairie Meadows in Altoo
Festival of Trees coming up - America News
Festival of Trees coming up 19 hours ago
Lights, ornaments, garland and more, pulled together by volunteer decorators make the annual Festival of Trees something to see. The Cass County Unit of the American Cancer Society has been putting the festival together in Atlantic for many years, with…
Does Donation - America News
Does Donation 19 hours ago
Atlantic B.P.O. DOES, Drove #23, donated $100 to the Atlantic Fire Department. Pictured are Marcene Arn, Vicki Brown and Captain Bob Reynolds with the donation of $100.
Smith nomination goes to full Senate - America News
Smith nomination goes to full Senate 19 hours ago
ATLANTIC – An Atlantic man is headed to the U.S. Senate to have his nomination to the Farm Credit Administration Board considered.
Mason City senior living community names new CEO - America News
Mason City senior living community names new CEO 20 hours ago
MASON CITY | Good Shepherd Inc. announced Friday it has named a new chief executive officer.
Unitarians to hear book review - America News
Unitarians to hear book review 20 hours ago
UU Fellowship meets on Sunday
Write-in candidates selected by lots in Wiota, Cumberland and Elliott - America News
Write-in candidates selected by lots in Wiota, Cumberland and Elliott 20 hours ago
SOUTHWEST IOWA - Sometimes a seat on the city council - or even the mayor’s seat - can be determined by a couple write-in votes, or drawing a name out of a hat.
Curtis Jones’ new public defenders withdraw pending motions - America News
Curtis Jones’ new public defenders withdraw pending motions 22 hours ago
Curtis Jones, charged with the murder of cab driver and robbery, appeared in court with new representation for the first time at a case management conference where new deadlines and another pretrial meeting date was decided. By Sarah Watson sarah-e-watson
Unitarians to hear book review - America News
Unitarians to hear book review 22 hours ago
MASON CITY | Universalists/Unitarians will meet at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the Community Kitchen. Steve Urbatsch will present the second part of his review of the book "Headstrong: The Bulletproof Plan to Boost Brainpower, Increase Focus and Maximize Perform
Clear Lake Church to feature nativity display - America News
Clear Lake Church to feature nativity display 22 hours ago
CLEAR LAKE | The Clear Lake Regular Baptist Church is having its third annual nativity display, featuring more than 300 nativities during the Christmas by the Lake festivities on Saturday, Dec. 2.
Clear Lake Senior Center to hold fundraiser - America News
Clear Lake Senior Center to hold fundraiser 22 hours ago
CLEAR LAKE | The Senior Citizens Center will hold its annual Soup, Sandwich and Sweet Fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2.
Government offices closed Thursday and Friday - America News
Government offices closed Thursday and Friday 22 hours ago
MASON CITY | Federal, state, county and city offices will be closed Thursday in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
'A Gift that Lasts': Mason City teen creates Christmas play - America News
'A Gift that Lasts': Mason City teen creates Christmas play 23 hours ago
MASON CITY | “See a need, fill a need.” The quote is not original with Austin Bailey -- it’s actually from the 2005 movie “Robots” -- but Bailey uses it to explain his venture into script writing.
Iowa native on verge of becoming breakout country star - America News
Iowa native on verge of becoming breakout country star 23 hours ago
NASHVILLE — Jay Allen could be on the cusp of stardom. And if he breaks out, which he is on track to do in 2018, you’ll be able to say you knew him way back when.
Cerro Gordo County property transfers for Nov. 8-15 - America News
Cerro Gordo County property transfers for Nov. 8-15 24 hours ago
Larry A Scheff, Laura J Scheff to Bradley J Muhm, Sonja N Muhm, Railroad Add Block 44 Lot 1 Block 44 Lot 2 Exc S 82' Clear Lake, $162,500.
Longtime friends set up comic shop in Osage - America News
Longtime friends set up comic shop in Osage 1 day ago
OSAGE | There’s a new place residents can go to find their funnies -- DR Comics in downtown Osage.
Iowa gas tax hike paying off for local, state road infrastructure - America News
Iowa gas tax hike paying off for local, state road infrastructure 1 day ago
DES MOINES — When they pull into the station and fill up their gas tanks, drivers pay to the state of Iowa 10 cents more per gallon than they did a few years ago.
Detective says juror bribery claim in Iowa trial was a hoax - America News
Detective says juror bribery claim in Iowa trial was a hoax 1 day ago
A detective says a letter purporting to be from a juror who was bribed to rule for the University of Iowa in a medical malpractice trial was likely a hoax by someone upset with the verdict
District Court upholds Magistrate Court's ruling in Mennonite-steel wheel case - America News
District Court upholds Magistrate Court's ruling in Mennonite-steel wheel case 1 day ago
OSAGE | Unlike last year, Mitchell County Attorney Mark Walk wasn't surprised that a district court upheld a previous decision in a court case that involved steel wheels, local Mennonite Church members and a county ordinance.
FILE - In this Friday Nov. 3, 2017 file photo, Katrina Johnson becomes emotional at the South Lee County Courthouse in Keokuk, Iowa after the jury returned a guilty verdict for Jorge Sanders-Galvez ... - America News
FILE - In this Friday Nov. 3, 2017 file photo, Katrina Johnson becomes emotional at the South Lee County Courthouse in Keokuk, Iowa after the jury returned a guilty verdict for Jorge Sanders-Galvez ... 1 day ago
FILE - In this Friday Nov. 3, 2017 file photo, Katrina Johnson becomes emotional at the South Lee County Courthouse in Keokuk, Iowa after the jury returned a guilty verdict for Jorge Sanders-Galvez in the death of Johnson's transgender child, 16-year