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  • Appreciative of recent road resurfacing

    As rural residents of Newton, our road (F-36) accessing the City of Newton was recently resurfaced. This involved restricting or reducing our access t ...
    Sept. 20, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • The end of the First Amendment

    Last week, I visited the University of California, Berkeley.The preparations for the visit were pate ...
    Sept. 20, 2017 - 10:21 am
  • Grants help Clearview fulfill its mission

    Clearview Recovery in Prairie City received word of four different grant awards recently. The first two come from United Way of Jasper County, one bei ...
    Sept. 20, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • La La Land

    It was a perfect afternoon to wait for a stranger, bright and sunny with the faintest hint of a breeze, just enough to rustle the leaves in the courty ...
    Sept. 20, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Column: Chip off the block

    Editor’s note: this column originally ran on Sept. 27, 2016. Since I was young, I have been writing ...
    Sept. 19, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • Solving the world’s refugee crises through entrepreneurism

    Despite having made progress on raising income levels and leveraging technology to create opportunity, humanity now faces one of its greatest crises. ...
    Sept. 19, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • The boss is a weasel

    I don’t want single-payer health insurance.You know why?Because I think the company you work for oug ...
    Sept. 19, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • ‘Cures’ provides answers for major diseases

    I have to tell everybody about the great cures I have been aware of for eight to 10 months. It would be a sin if I did not share this with the readers ...
    Sept. 18, 2017 - 10:07 am
  • Column: Send in the Clowns

    There’s no gentle way to put this so I’m going to throw it right out there — I’m the freak who likes clowns. The fondness was actually generated in my ...
    Sept. 18, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • Blame for disaster

    “How many once-in-a-lifetime storms will it take,” demands “The Daily Show” comic Trevor Noah, “until everyone admits man-made climate change is real? ...
    Sept. 18, 2017 - 10:07 am
  • Preparing Iowa students for success after high school

    A respected survey shows a shift in what Americans want in a high school education.Americans overwhe ...
    Sept. 18, 2017 - 10:07 am
  • Racial inequality is hollowing out America’s Middle Class

    America’s middle class is under assault.Since 1983, national median wealth has declined by 20 percen ...
    Sept. 15, 2017 - 9:35 am
  • Column: When Irma gets personal

    Matlacha is a town you’d see on the back of a postcard. The tiny Florida town is on a barrier island off the state’s gulf coast. The entrance to the l ...
    Sept. 15, 2017 - 3:55 pm
  • It’s not about ‘white culture’

    “I came to this march for the message that white European culture has a right to be here just like every other culture,” a white nationalist protester ...
    Sept. 14, 2017 - 9:42 am
  • Kitten adventures

    She crouches over her front paws, her prey in her sights. Her tail whips to the side once, then she tucks it around her body, not wanting to give away ...
    Sept. 14, 2017 - 9:44 am