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St. Ambrose enjoys first 4-0 start since 2006
Off to it’s best start since 2006 the 23rd ranked St. Ambrose football team is getting ready for a Mid-States Football Association Midwest League showdown at home against 22nd ranked St. Francis of Illinois. The Fighting Bees are 4-0 after last week’s victory over Trinity International. “Anytime you start the season 4-0 the guys are […]Full Post...
Group pushes presidential candidates to address chronic diseases
A group based in Washington, D.C. is launching an effort in Iowa today to urge the presidential candidates to make chronic diseases the focus of their health care proposals. Candace DeMatteis with the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease says problems such as diabetes, asthma and heart disease are accounting for roughly 86 percent of the […]Full Post...
Flood of fantasy football ads don’t tell whole story of winning and losing
You can’t watch pro football games this season or go online without being flooded with ads promoting fantasy football gambling sites. One sites promises a $75 million payout to winners every week. Roxann Smith of the Jackson Recovery Centers in Sioux City says the ads talk about the big payouts for gambling, but don’t tell […]Full Post...
Newton man sentenced to jail for relationship with 16-year-old girl
A 34-year-old Newton man accused of having a year long on-line relationship with a 16-year-old West Virginia girl is going to prison. Eric Carter was arrested in Bluefield West Virginia last November, after he spent at least four days with the girl at a motel. He was arrested after the 16-year-old got into an argument […]Full Post...
Bush says voters want ‘sincere plans’ rather than ‘platitudes’
Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says the nation’s problems will never get solved unless there’s a culture change in Washington — and to create that culture, Bush suggests style matters. “I’ll do it in a way that I guess is like ‘Iowa Nice’. I’ll do it with civility,” Bush says. Polls show that more than […]Full Post...
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HERO Board Members Brian Miller, Zack Chizek, & Kay Ross interviewed for HERO Foundation. Other board members include (not pictured): Jeff Pingel, Holly Stroner, Jerry Kloberdanz & Jake Pulis.
Our friends at our local Webster City Hy-Vee getting ready for the Hamilton County Fair Parade!