Travis Fischer

10/14/2014 - 4:30pm
Damp October weather is making for a slow harvest in Iowa this year.      As of October 5, the statewide harvest of beans was 9 percent complete, with corn only 5 percent complete.      “It’s going pretty slow,” said AgVantage crop specialist Tanner Bohman.      Wet weather has delayed the harvest as farmers...
09/23/2014 - 11:10am
The Big 30         Well, it's all over now. My twenties, that is.      In between me writing this and you reading it I will have had my 30th birthday. I'm pretty sure that means I'm supposed to be a grown-up now, but the older I get the more I realize what a meaningless...
09/16/2014 - 1:55pm
TV Goes        Finally! After a long summer drought, it's time for the fall television season to start!      There's a lot of new shows hitting the small screen this year. Here's a list of some of the shows I'm planning on checking out this season.   Agent Carter...
09/09/2014 - 11:17am
It was an eventful Labor Day Weekend in Hansell as TownsEnd Winery held their fifth annual Fall Wine Release celebration.      Hundreds visited Vernon and Judy Harper's farm over Saturday and Sunday to sample wine, play games, and enjoy live entertainment.      "It's expanded and gotten...
09/09/2014 - 11:13am
New System, Same Old Nintendo        This year is Nintendo's 125th Anniversary.      Founded on September 23, 1889 (we share a birthday, though it's 95 years apart), by Fusajiro Yamauchi, the company was created to produce playing cards. Which they still do today.    ...
09/02/2014 - 10:42am
Amazon Gets A Twitch        If there was any doubt left that video game streaming is sticking around as a mainstream method of entertainment, Jeff Bezos just eradicated it with Amazon.com's $970 million purchase of Twitch.tv.      Twitch.tv is, as I've mentioned before, a website where...
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