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ISU study looks at divorce rates related to illness
A new Iowa State University study looking at the divorce rate in older adults has found that the chance of a marriage dissolving increases by 6-percent if a wife experiences a serious illness. However, if the husband becomes seriously ill, there’s no increase in the chances of a divorce. The lead author of the study, […]Full Post...
Le Mars steakhouse wins national recognition
A Le Mars steakhouse is being nationally recognized for its good food and longevity. Archie’s Waeside is one of five eateries nationwide that will be honored in May with awards from the James Beard Foundation. Owner, Bob Rand, says his restaurant has won what’s called the “American Classic” award. “That award is given to restaurants […]Full Post...
Turning the clock forward could lead to sleep issues
You will need to set your clock forward an hour before heading to bed this Saturday night as we return to Daylight Saving Time. For some people, it’ll be a very tough adjustment to lose an hour of sleep. Doctor Stephen Grant is a board-certified sleep physician at Iowa Sleep, which specializes in diagnosing and […]Full Post...
Heelan and Western Dubuque win 4A quarterfinals
Sioux City Heelan used a late 9-0 run to take the lead for good as the Crusaders toppled third-ranked Ballard 70-67 in a class 4A quarterfinal. Tristan Beaulieu scored 21 points on seven of eight shooting as Heelan rallied from a 13 point deficit early in the third quarter. ” I kept reminding my teammates […]Full Post...
Bill seeks financial disclosure on traffic camera tickets
Iowa cities with traffic enforcement cameras would be required to disclose on the tickets how the money from the fines is spent if a bill to be considered by the House Transportation Committee becomes law. Representative Todd Taylor lives in Cedar Rapids, where traffic cameras were installed along Interstate 380 five years ago, and he’s co-sponsoring the bill. “I just […]Full Post...
Latest News Headlines
• Squaw Creek Watershed project to receive water quality initiative funding.
• More testimony in Case Frederiksen trial Thursday.
• Webster City FFA receives a generous donation.
• Testimony continues Wednesday in Casey Fredericksen trial.
• Two people arrested after chase in a four county area.