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Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
Revival honoring former Windom coach, first responders is this weekend
Water usage up; well levels still above average
City awards bid for Buss Field complex
Girls tennis: Trojans drop opener to Harrisburg
High school football: H-LP gridders aiming for success
Amateur baseball: Cubs fall in state opener; Milroy wins
Girls tennis: Luverne splits early triangular tests
Girls tennis: Trojans anxious to improve
Letter: Divider-in-chief is at it again
Column: Why pension oversight is important
Column: A nice column about Trump
Column: District 518 geared up for start of new school year
Column: The price of powerlessness
James Robert Arnt
Robert D. Miller
Theodore "Ted" Kamstra
William "Bill" McCormick
Marlene M. Schmidt
Column: Is it possible to be fast asleep for three or four weeks?
Crazy about the cube: Abel Piper, 12, participates in Rubik’s Cube National Championships
Disheveled Theologian: Twenty years later, still glad to have him with me
Column: Getting lost in the clouds
Looking Back: Fulda's Buschena marks 100th birthday
Out and About
Miller 50th anniversary
Hemmen 60th anniversary
Berger 80th birthday
Scheepstra 85th birthday
Jo Ann Johnson 90th birthday
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Regular School Board Meeting Minutes
Special Board Meeting Summary
September 11, 2013
Column: Reeling in patent trolls
WASHINGTON — The resilient U.S. economy owes in large measure its global reputation for prosperity to the ideas, innovation and invention rooted deeply in our American heritage.
September 11, 2013 - 4:53pm
August 28, 2013
Grassley visits Sibley-Ocheyedan High School
SIBLEY, Iowa -- For 33 years, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley has been visiting each of his state's 99 counties on an annual basis in an effort to...
August 28, 2013 - 11:50pm
August 23, 2013
Grassley to visit region next week
SIBLEY, Iowa — A question-and-answer session with Sibley-Ocheyedan high school students is one of the items on U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley’s schedule next week.
August 23, 2013 - 9:47pm
August 22, 2013
Column: Fixing America's welcome mat
WASHINGTON — They say history has a way of repeating itself. That certainly came true in June when the U.S. Senate approved a sweeping reform bill to revamp the nation’s immigration laws. Unfortunately, the U.S. Senate failed to learn from the mistakes created by the 1986 ove...
August 22, 2013 - 2:45pm
August 5, 2013
Column: Honoring America's truth-tellers
WASHINGTON — It was Feb. 19, 1777. The seeds of democracy were just taking root in America. Aboard the warship Warren, 10 sailors who were putting their lives on the line to help win America’s independence also determined it was their patriotic duty to blow the whistle on wro...
August 5, 2013 - 4:15pm
September 12, 2012
Column: Drought underscores reason for new farm bill
WASHINGTON -- Unlike the drought-stricken row crops which fell victim to a merciless season of cloudless skies, high temperatures and scorched...
September 12, 2012 - 12:00am
July 2, 2012
Grassley hosts town meeting in George
GEORGE, Iowa -- While the United States doesn't face the fiscal disorder of Greece or Spain, U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley said Monday morning, that...
July 2, 2012 - 9:51pm
August 21, 2011
Grassley representative plans visits in region
SIOUX CITY, Iowa -- Sen. Chuck Grassley's regional director, Jacob Bossman, will have open office hours throughout northwest Iowa on Sept. 6. Bossman will visit the following regional locations: * 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. -- Boyden Public Library, 905 Main St., Boyden. * 9:45 to 10:45...
August 21, 2011 - 9:08pm
March 24, 2011
Grassley speaks in Spirit Lake
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa -- After beginning his presentation with a short statement, Sen. Chuck Grassley turned over his Thursday afternoon town meeting...
March 24, 2011 - 9:20pm
March 11, 2011
Grassley to visit regional counties
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley will visit northwest Iowa March 21-24 to host a series of town meetings, as well as tour and meet with employees at an area business. Grassley has hosted a constituent meeting in every one of Iowa's 99 counties every year that he has represented...
March 11, 2011 - 10:32pm
December 9, 2010
Grassley official to visit next week
SIBLEY, Iowa -- The regional director for Sen. Chuck Grassley will have office hours in northwest Iowa next week. Jacob Bossman will have office hours from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 in the downstairs room of the Osceola County Courthouse, 300 Seventh St., Sibley. He will also have...
December 9, 2010 - 7:31pm
March 18, 2009
Editorial: Grassley has right to be angry
Sen. Charles Grassley had strong words for AIG executives Monday -- probably a little too strong, but we can appreciate his anger. The Republican lawmaker backed off Tuesday morning from what he said the previous day to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, radio station WMT, the Associated Press...
March 18, 2009 - 12:00am