Opinion

02/24/2015 - 12:53pm
Another great season       Hampton-Dumont fans hardly had time to catch their breath after an exciting gridiron season this fall. Winter sports teams picked up right where the football squad left off, giving Bulldog Nation yet another victory-filled effort that didn’t go unnoticed.     Their hard work culminated in an exciting Saturday this past weekend...
02/10/2015 - 11:56am
They are bad, now what?        From a redneck with a Styrofoam cup to the fine crystal and linen napkin crowd, the verdict is in. Muslims are bad and we must fear them. We must fear them to the same extent the Germans feared the Jews. We must hate them with a fever. We must destroy them before they destroy us.  ...
02/10/2015 - 11:55am
owa needs more skilled workers to expand middle class        Iowa has a shortage of skilled workers. Employers say it’s the primary obstacle to growing our economy. A new report from the Iowa Student Aid Commission highlights the need for training and education after high school.      The...
02/10/2015 - 11:54am
Budget policy, road funding top fourth week of General Assembly                                                ...
02/03/2015 - 1:27pm
CAL football decision a tough one   Dwindling participation numbers have forced action at CAL regarding the future of the football program. The fate of the 2015 season will be determined during next week’s school board meeting, but it’s clear the decision won’t be an easy one by any stretch of the imagination.   ...
02/03/2015 - 1:26pm
Broadband Redefined   As of last Thursday, you may no longer have broadband Internet service.      Don’t worry, your service hasn’t changed. Instead, the FCC has increased the standard of what can be defined as “broadband” speeds. Previously set at 4 megabits per second (Mbps) download and 1Mbps...
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