No Longer Able

No Longer Able
With our wind coming from the north and at a noticeable speed, our temps dropped enough to where it was downright biting outdoors, and of course with the thawing that went on yesterday and then freezing overnight, the sidewalks and staircases were pr … continue reading

Cast in Stone Charade

Cast in Stone Charade
You can bet we were all delighted to find the weather forecasters wrong when stepping outdoors this morning and finding all the fewer inches of snow than what they'd predicted. I'm thinking what they thought would be snow, came down as light rain yes … continue reading

A Good Looking-over

A Good Looking-over
It appears we've got snow coming our way, but possibly we won't be getting as much because it's been lightly raining since early afternoon. If we do get a measurable amount, be prepared because it's going to be heavy shoveling in the morning. I was l … continue reading

New Listing... 2121 S Georgia, Ave Mason City

2121 S Georgia, Ave Mason City
MLS:
210025
Price:
$ 52500
Rock-solid roomy 1 bedroom home located only a stone’s throw from one of Mason City’s beautiful parks. Offering newer thermalwindows, some newer flooring, pleasantly open floor plan, over- … view the listing

Nowhere to Run

Nowhere to Run
Another delightful day happened again and pleased to see a good number of people out walking in and around our Downtown today, and nearly all of them had smiles on their faces. Isn't it amazing how bright sunshine and warm temps can create positive m … continue reading

Little Barriers

Little Barriers
Wasn't it wonderful to have the sun shining and temps up over 40 degrees today? It sure felt more like a mid-March day than mid-January. Yes, if we don't have an ample snow cover, we'll be in need of some good early Spring showers to get our soil's m … continue reading

New Listing... 420 20th St. SE, Mason City

420 20th St. SE, Mason City
MLS:
210022
Price:
$ 134900
This hard to find 4 bedroom 2 bath home has finally hit the market! Conveniently located near Roosevelt School, offering newer thermalwindows, permanent siding, many recent updates including furnace a … view the listing

Psychological Vampires

Psychological Vampires
I'm certain everyone was happy when finding the sun shining and our temps above freezing today, along with knowing the closer we get to the end of January, the less likely we'll have many below zero temperatures. Yes, there are always those windchill … continue reading

An Expensive Pickup

An Expensive Pickup
When finding how slick the streets were early this morning from the light sleet coming down, I was later hoping there weren't any fender-benders reported. I'd say what was on on our streets was as close to being that deadly "black ice" which has caus … continue reading

Nipped in the Bud

Nipped in the Bud
Another biting gray day arrived at our doorsteps which is beginning to make me wonder if we're caught in some sort of meteorological stasis where the clouds are just hanging above us without movement.Upon arrival at office, I discovered in my ema … continue reading

A Good Eye

A Good Eye
This continued cloud-cover is starting to get annoying, but I still have to say how delighted I am we managed to once again slide past the last week of December and first week of January without -20 degree temps. Yeah!I don't know about the rest … continue reading

Ripped Down

Ripped Down
Oh how I wished it was the brightest of sunny days today, and simply because these heavy gray skies were reminding me of yesterday's happenings on Capitol Hill. As much as wanted it being a bad night's dream, reality kicked in once I was fully awake. … continue reading