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Mason City,

city (1990 pop. 29,040), seat of Cerro Gordo co., N central Iowa; inc. 1874. It is the rail, trade, and industrial center of a large agricultural area. There is food processing and meatpacking; manufactures include cement, fertilizers, electrical goods, metal and paper products, and machinery. North Iowa Area Community College (1918) is the oldest in the state. A large band festival is held annually in Mason City.
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The airline said customers booked on Delta-ticketed flights to, from or through Akron/Canton, Cedar Rapids, Chicago (Midway), Chicago (O'Hare), Des Moines, Detroit, Fort Wayne, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Madison, Mason City, Milwaukee, Moline, South Bend and Waterloo, on 2o or 21 January 2012 may immediately rebook for travel with the same origin and destination before or after their original travel dates as long as new flights are ticketed and rescheduled with travel beginning by 24 January 2012.
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