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  • Column: Curtain time

    Editor’s Note: This column originally appeared in the May 15, 2015. The nerves — that’s what I reme ...
    June 19, 2017 - 11:56 am
  • It’s time to decide

    I always thought it was crazy for people to pay to listen to the radio in their car, and I’m not talking about pledging to your local NPR station. I m ...
    June 19, 2017 - 11:31 am
  • On the road again

    Recently, I was back on the road, traveling around the state and meeting with folks to hear about what is going on in their area. While there are many ...
    June 16, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • Column: Let’s not keep the joy for ourselves

    Editor’s Note: This column originally published Sept.. 22, 2016. What is more precious than a child ...
    June 16, 2017 - 10:59 am
  • Coyotes

    In typical fashion, I had passed out early in my recliner. Ginnie woke me up to drag me off to bed. It was really late, going on 10 o’clock! I stumble ...
    June 20, 2017 - 12:48 pm
  • Column: Oh my soul

    Country music power couple Tim McGraw and Faith Hill brought their Soul 2 Soul Tour to Iowa on Saturday and proved why they are still leaders in the c ...
    June 15, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • The truth about Iowa Puppy Mills

    It is no secret that Iowa is one of the worst states in the nation when it comes to the number of puppy mills we have, as well as the sheer number of ...
    June 15, 2017 - 10:04 am
  • Mad about the climate? Don’t cheer up!

    On June 1, President Trump announced that he’ll withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement. If that makes you mad, good. If that make ...
    June 15, 2017 - 10:04 am
  • Using lunch to punish the poor

    One of the lucky things about being rich is that you automatically become handsome, your jokes are hilarious, and politicians treat you with fawning d ...
    June 14, 2017 - 10:23 am
  • Bring on the heat

    It’s June in the Midwest, and temperatures are rising. I love it.Every year, as the air outside heat ...
    June 14, 2017 - 10:24 am
  • Trump didn’t ruin the media. Obama did

    There is a widespread perception among those on the right that President Trump’s myriad foibles, vagaries and outright prevarications are somehow just ...
    June 19, 2017 - 11:31 am
  • Thank you to Newton

    Please accept this letter of thanks from me to the citizens of Newton for the wonderful years I have spent working alongside them for the City of Newt ...
    June 14, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Trump TV, coming to a market near you

    Donald Trump’s favorite local TV chain is about to get a lot bigger thanks to — wait for it — Donald Trump.
    June 13, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • What happened to ‘that’s too bad’?

    I could have counted the seconds, and I wouldn’t have had to count too high, either.Counted until wh ...
    June 13, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • Column: My girls are growing up

    We are going to have a visitor at our house in the near future. One with the initials TF. At a rece ...
    June 13, 2017 - 10:45 am