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MASON CITY, Iowa - Its ribbon cutting day for one area business, and their happy to announce more jobs will be open.
Folks gathered at WS Live for the grand opening of the business.
The call center has been up and running since June, but decided now is the best time to thank everyone for getting them started.
City Council members and others were there for the ribbon cutting ceremony.
Vice president Kelly Uhlrich of the business says she's looking forward to really showing river city what they have to offer.
"I hope they take that we're a brand new business here. We're going to provide the economy with some strong growth for this particular community. I hope they can see who we are, and what we do," said Uhlrich.
Uhlrich says its also the 25th anniversary of WS Live as well.
The holiday spirit is being felt in southern Minnesota.
The different weather conditions has the Minnesota DNR urging people to not let their guard down when hitting the ice.
When the temps start dropping, going outside to start your car a few minutes before you have to leave becomes a winter routine.
A local housing trust fund is receiving some grant money that will go into a new project to provide housing for people with disabilities.
The unemployment rate for the country dropped again and experts say it's reflecting locally as well.
The Kensett man faced vehicular homicide charges.
We're expecting frigid conditions throughout the rest of the week but one group in Floyd County is helping to bring energy efficient heating to families in need.
People were strapping on their fun Christmas gear and getting ready to run or walk to celebrate the 18th annual Festival of Trees.