Friday September 30, 2016
09/13/2016 - 4:54pm
With the leaves of soybean plants and corn stalks beginning to yellow, comes the sign of the season. The fall harvest is nearly upon Iowa.
Farming has been an institution of civilization since the first settled cities, dating back centuries ago. It’s what allowed for the...
09/06/2016 - 11:08am
Investing in your community is your best investment
The financial market is a rough one to break into. Stocks, bonds, yields, dividends, rates of return, interest rates, etc., can all sound Greek to the average person who works a fulltime job. With the soul goal to provide the necessities for a family, there can be very little...
08/30/2016 - 4:01pm
America’s Drug Problem
Most everyone knows me here as the community news editor, but I also have a passion for politics. As a freshman in college, political science was my first major choice before journalism, as the political process has always left me amazed and dumbfounded.
08/23/2016 - 12:25pm
Are you ready for some high school sports action?
This Friday night marks the kickoff of the high school preps season.
With the pigskins sailing though the air, teams from across the state will converge en route to a state or district title. For many, high school athletics is one of the purest forms of sports. Kids stand...
08/16/2016 - 4:06pm
Enjoy a tradition
The Iowa State Fair is one of those unique traditions which transcends the state. This weekend will bring the culmination of this year’s version of the Iowa State Fair. The fair features loads of interesting options for any possible patron to find something to do, whether its touring the livestock barns, the...