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  • Legislators ponder state E-Verify requirement for some Iowa businesses February 24, 2017
    DES MOINES — Nineteen Republicans in the Iowa Senate are co-sponsoring a bill that would require Iowa businesses with more than 25 employees use the federal government’s “E-verify” system to confirm all new hires are citizens or legal residents of the United States. Dave Stitz is a vice president at the McAninch Corporation, a central
  • Blizzard Warning continues for north-central Iowa, travel not advised February 24, 2017
    For the latest information from the National Weather Service, click at this link For Iowa road conditions, click here For Minnesota road conditions, click here   MASON CITY — A Blizzard Warning remains in effect for the listening area until midnight tonight. As of 6:30 AM, travel was not being advised throughout north-central Iowa. These
  • Two people from Wyoming arrested after shoplifting incident in Mason City February 24, 2017
    MASON CITY — Two people from Wyoming were arrested Thursday after a shoplifting incident in Mason City. Shortly after 4 o’clock yesterday afternoon, police were called to Mills Fleet Farm on the city’s west side after a report that store loss prevention officers were attempted to detain a man and a woman for shoplifting. While
  • Thousands of Iowans encouraged to get a new birth certificate February 24, 2017
    DES MOINES — Iowans who have a child, born between 1993 and 2009, are being encouraged to replace their wallet-sized birth certificate issued to newborns in the state during that time period. Melissa Bird, with the Iowa Department of Public Health, says the smaller cards are missing vital information that make them useless for various
  • Friday February 24th Local Sports February 24, 2017
    THIS WEEKEND: = FRIDAY – AM-1300 KGLO — 4A boys substate semifinal — Mason City High boys at Cedar Rapids Kennedy — postponed   = SATURDAY – AM-1300 KGLO — 4A boys substate semifinal at Coe College — Mason City High boys vs. Cedar Rapids Kennedy — 4:45 – AM-1300 KGLO — Iowa men vs.
  • Snowplows ready to go for winter storm February 23, 2017
    MASON CITY — State snowplow crews are preparing for the massive snowstorm that’s forecast to hit a wide section of north-central and northwest Iowa tonight and tomorrow. Craig Bargfrede, the Iowa D-O-T’s winter operations administrator, says they’re well aware of the predictions calling for 12-to-18 inches of snow and the Blizzard Warning for two-dozen Iowa
  • Mason City council approves study on removing dams on Winnebago River February 23, 2017
    MASON CITY — The City Council in Mason City this week has approved awarding a contract for a feasibility study on removing dams on the Winnebago River in Mason City, which in turn would create more recreational activities for the river. The removal of the low-head dams on the river would make it more navigable
  • Legislative forum postponed due to weather forecast February 23, 2017
    CLEAR LAKE — A legislative forum scheduled for Friday morning in Clear Lake has fallen victim to the weather. House Speaker Linda Upmeyer, a Republican from Clear Lake, and Senate Minority Whip Amanda Ragan, a Democrat from Mason City, were scheduled to hold a forum at Clear Lake Bank & Trust tomorrow morning, hosted by
  • Medical marijuana bill clears first House hurdle February 23, 2017
    DES MOINES — Advocates for a bill that would set up state-sanctioned operations to grow marijuana, make cannabis oil and dispense it in Iowa were at the capitol Wednesday, urging legislators to act. Carrie Anderson of Grimes has M.S. “While on vacation this last summer in Denver, my husband persuaded me to try medical cannabis,”
  • DCI: Leath will not be charged over use of Iowa State planes February 23, 2017
    AMES, Iowa (AP) – Iowa State University President Steven Leath will not be charged over allegations that he used school airplanes for personal benefit. The Division of Criminal Investigation said Wednesday that Story County Attorney Jessica Reynolds declined to charge Leath Feb. 3 after determining “there was no probable cause to substantiate a violation of

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  • Giving credit: The creators of movie title sequences February 26, 2017
    The beautifully designed, visually dynamic or hilarious openings for movies can be like miniature films themselves, welcoming us to the characters’ worlds
  • Oscar-nominated short: Pixar's "Piper" February 26, 2017
    A tradition at "Sunday Morning" continues, as we present one of the five films nominated for the Academy Award this year for Best Animated Short Subject. "Piper," a computer-animated film about a baby sandpiper, was written and directed by Alan Barillaro and produced by Marc Sondheimer.
  • Bill Paxton, a Hollywood mainstay, dead at 61 February 26, 2017
    Family says Paxton, best-known for roles battling aliens, "The Predator" and tornadoes, died of complications following surgery
  • Almanac: Debut of color film February 26, 2017
    On February 26, 1909, a short film shot in an innovative process called Kinemacolor - the first film to reproduce natural color - was shown in public for the first time in London. Jane Pauley reports.
  • Almanac: Natural color comes to movies February 26, 2017
    On February 26, 1909, “Woman Draped in Patterned Handkerchiefs,” shot in a process called Kinemacolor, was shown in public for the first time
  • David Edelstein: And the winners will be... February 26, 2017
    With just hours to go until this year's Academy Award winners are announced, our critic David Edelstein offers his Oscar predictions.
  • Remembering Princess Grace February 26, 2017
    Prince Albert of Monaco on his mother - Hollywood royalty who married real royalty
  • Using CGI to bring actors back to life February 26, 2017
    Actors who are no longer with us are returning to the screen, thanks to computer-generated imagery. David Pogue of Yahoo Tech reports on "digital doubles" and the technologies being used to bring actors back to life, such as Peter Cushing, who died in 1994, but who returned as Grand Moff Tarkin in the "Star Wars" […]
  • Sunday Profile: Sally Field February 26, 2017
    With film credits including "Forrest Gump," "Mrs. Doubtfire," and two Academy Award-winning performances in "Norma Rae" and "Places in the Heart," Sally Field's place in the Hollywood pantheon is assured, but was hardly inevitable, given her early career on television as the star of "Gidget" and "The Flying Nun." Jane Pauley sits down with the […]
  • Why do people love to quote movies? February 26, 2017
    Faith Salie wants to know why some people eagerly quote from movies in everyday conversation - and why she can't.