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  • College isn’t always it

    You don’t have to spend much time on the campaign trail to figure out the economy is a big deal to Iowans. Candidates love to talk about “putting the ...
    Oct. 11, 2017 - 10:04 am
  • All news is local

    There used to be 324 newspapers in the state of Pennsylvania.Today, there are about 60, give or take ...
    Oct. 11, 2017 - 10:03 am
  • Here’s a tip

    Dispatches from America these days tend to be either soaked in tragedy or soaked in Trump, which means they’re soaked in the same thing.
    Oct. 10, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • Mom fail

    Feeling like you failed your kids is one of the most awful feelings in the world. Whether you can’t make it to an event because of work, missed a spec ...
    Oct. 10, 2017 - 11:14 am
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and Globalization

    Millions of middle-class Americans, mostly in rural areas, are feeling cornered by the overwhelming forces of globalization. Their employment was disp ...
    Oct. 10, 2017 - 10:48 am
  • Get out of the way

    The hurricane devastation is severe. What should the federal government do?Give us lots of money, sa ...
    Oct. 9, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • Moratorium needed on new factory farms

    Last year, I was hospitalized for two weeks with drug resistant E. coli. I was given an extremely potent antibiotic only available through IV. It erad ...
    Oct. 9, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • Gun control in modern America

    The second amendment of the United States Constitution states: “A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right o ...
    Oct. 9, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • A wonderful time of the year

    Editor’s Note: This column originally published Oct. 24, 2016.While I love a Thanksgiving gathering ...
    Oct. 9, 2017 - 10:06 am
  • Things that go bump

    Editor’s note: This column originally published April 9, 2015There’s something odd going on in my ho ...
    Oct. 6, 2017 - 10:16 am
  • October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and a great time to refresh your knowledge of the disease. As more research is done and advancements are made ...
    Oct. 6, 2017 - 10:16 am
  • Column: Star holds the brightest future

    Editor’s note: This column originally published March 3, 2017. I’m a card-carrying member of The Pl ...
    Oct. 6, 2017 - 10:45 am
  • Body tuning table

    I met Michael Childress at an Art-in-the-Park in Ft. Madison. His display was set up across from mine with a group of artists called Artist Trax Studi ...
    Oct. 5, 2017 - 12:13 pm
  • Why CCI Action endorsed Cathy Glasson

    Our vision for changing “business as usual” politics starts and stops with people.That’s why the Iow ...
    Oct. 5, 2017 - 12:13 pm
  • Players should respect the flag

    Kudos to Sherman Swank in Thursday’s editorial “Boycott the NFL.” While I agree with the football players, I feel strongly they could have used anothe ...
    Oct. 5, 2017 - 12:13 pm