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  • Master Matrix is a failure

    Counties across Iowa are taking a stand on factory farms. More and more boards of supervisors are calling for a factory farm moratorium.
    April 13, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • Surviving Part 4

    This is the fourth and final installment of “Surviving” by Susie Clark. I don’t know of a braver person.
    April 13, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • On human nature and Mike Pence’s dinner partners

    week, the Washington Post published a long form piece about Vice President Mike Pence, which included a little tidbit that said, “In 2002, Mike Pence ...
    April 12, 2017 - 10:23 am
  • Protecting your constitutional rights

    Last week had a lot of floor debate due to the second funnel concluding. It was great seeing former senators in the chamber this week as they returned ...
    April 12, 2017 - 10:23 am
  • Insert song suggestions here

    Finding the right playlist may seem like a fun, no-brainer task, but as of late, picking the right lyrics and melodies has seemed daunting and has led ...
    April 12, 2017 - 10:23 am
  • Column: Being mom

    I don’t think anyone can ever be “ready” to raise kids. No matter how many books your read, blogs you view or any other ways you prepare, each kiddo h ...
    April 11, 2017 - 10:24 am
  • Death by Penumbra

    The Iowa House passed Senate File 471, which protects unborn children from abortion who are more than 20 weeks old in the womb. In addition, the House ...
    April 11, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • Same socks marriage

    Due to a teenage stint as a worker in a hotel laundry, I am a highly skilled folder. My wife discovered this soon after we married, when I offered to ...
    April 11, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • Legislative session winding down

    Project Labor Agreements: A Republican-sponsored bill that concerns Project Labor Agreements passed the House 57-41 along party lines. PLAs are a coll ...
    April 10, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Enough protection already

    “Trump may have just signed a death warrant for our planet!” warns CNN host Van Jones.“Disaster for ...
    April 10, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Teen Beat, Doogie and bragging rights

    Editor’s note: This column originally published April 25, 2016.When I was growing up, there was noth ...
    April 10, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Column: Has compromise been officially filibustered?

    The filibuster. This U.S. Senate rule-of-last-resort isn’t just theatrics, although it can be theatrical.
    April 7, 2017 - 11:13 am
  • My journey to a good night’s sleep

    I can’t remember the last time I went to bed and slept through the night. I’m an early riser, which means I am generally ready to call it a day by 8 p ...
    April 7, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • Country Club donation should get another consideration

    The Newton City Council took a curious vote this week which could stymie development at the former country club — a location in which the city has alr ...
    April 7, 2017 - 10:29 am
  • Surviving Part III

    This is the third of four installments of a short story, “Surviving,” written by Susie Clark. In the first two installments, Clark writes about the de ...
    April 6, 2017 - 9:59 am