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New Insect Bugging Local Homes Stinks

The average household has more than 100 different types of arthropods living inside, according to Creighton University Biology Professor Ted Burk, Ph.D., but residents in the Midwest are spotting a new pest inside this winter: […]

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Mary E. Garvin

Mary E. Garvin, 64, of Forest City passed away Monday, February 10, 2020 at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit in Mason City. Celebration of Life Gathering will be held Saturday, February 22, 2020 from […]

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LaVina M. Bakken

LaVina M. Bakken, 98, of Garner passed away Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Concord Care Center in Garner. Funeral services will be held 1:30 P.M., Friday, February 21, 2020 at the Cataldo Funeral Chapel, 160 […]

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Steckelberg Sentenced on Forgery Charges

Benjamin Steckelberg was sentenced on the charges of Count 1 “Forgery,” a class D felony, and Count 3 “Possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance (Marijuana),” a serious misdemeanor, stemming from an investigation by the […]