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Mercy New Hampton

Mercy Medical New Hampton receives Top Honor 

Mercy Medical New Hampton receives Top Honor 

NEW HAMPTON, IA – The National Rural Health Association has selected Mercy Medical Center of New Hampton as one of the Top 20 Hospitals for Best Practices in Quality. Jenny Monteith of Mercy Medical says the staff is celebrating and talks about the honor: Monteith says it’s a significant honor to be selected since they

Floyd Co BOS

Floyd Co BOS replaces TIF Board Rep

CHARLES CITY, IA – The Floyd Co Board of Supervisors have discussed and then decided to make a change regarding who will represent the county on the SW Bypass TIF Board. Supervisor Mark Kuehn brought it to the attention of the board on at Tuesdays meeting that concerns had been raised by the City over

Nashua Police Chief Demoted

NASHUA (AP) — The police chief of Nashua has been demoted and Officer Paul Becthold has been named interim chief of the four-member department. The Nashua City Council made the decision on Monday to demote the city’s chief, Ernie Willsher back to Officer. The demotion notice to Willsher on June 20 stated that his attitude was to

Bike Lane, Road For Bicycles

Group Bicycle Ride Wed nights in CC

CHARLES CITY, IA – All bicycle enthusiasts are invited to join in a pedal at your own pace bike ride around the Charles City area. Bikers meet Wed evenings at 6:00 at the BAC Shack at 1202 S Main Street and depart together shortly after. The ride is approximately 20 miles and designed for the

ni fair

North Iowa Fair 9th -13th in Mason City   

MASON CITY, IA – The North Iowa Fair Kicks off today in Mason City and continues through Sunday.  The fair will once again feature a wide range of attractions for all ages including: Fun Inflatables, Laser Tag,​ Balloon Artists and Face Painting For Kids,​ Free Caricatures, Mixed Martial Arts​ demonstrations, a Hypnotist, Cribbage Tournament, Kinney