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DNR Fishing Report

June 3, 2014 Nelson Park Lake Panfishing is starting to pick up. Channel Catfish - Slow: Bluegill - Fair: Bluegill are starting to move in close to shor. more »»

“…Who has not created me a woman!”

June 2, 2014 Some of my childhood heroes were Jewish men – Abraham, Joseph, Moses, David and others. As I grew older I developed an interest in Judaism that continues toda. more »»

Joining the grandmother club

June 2, 2014 I don’t know much of anything about being a grandmother. Oh, I’ve observed plenty of wonderful grandmas in my lifetime. more »»

A well received festival

May 30, 2014 I've got to send a shout out to the folks who organized last weekend's highly successful JunqueFest in Webster City. more »»

Why women – and voters – prefer jerks to fops

May 30, 2014 PARIS – An intriguing social phenomenon prompted a horrific killing spree in Santa Barbara, California, last week, and the same phenomenon might help explain the surprising results of last weekend's... more »»

A pizza of my own

May 28, 2014 Jam of the Week: “Star Guitar” by The Chemical Brothers Holidays are a a great reason to spend some time with family, and spending some time with family is a great reason to make up some good foo. more »»

Rhubarb – the pie plant

May 28, 2014 Rhubarb — most folks consider rhubarb to be a spring delicacy. When driving through town or the country, you will probably notice most gardens contain a clump of rhubarb. more »»

Summertime and the livin’ is easy

May 28, 2014 Within the next week or so, if not already, public schools will have dismissed for the summer. more »»

A pizza of my own

May 28, 2014 Jam of the Week: “Star Guitar” by The Chemical Brothers Holidays are a a great reason to spend some time with family, and spending some time with family is a great reason to make up some good foo. more »»

Rhubard — the pie plant

May 28, 2014 Rhubarb — most folks consider rhubarb to be a spring delicacy. When driving through town or the country, you will probably notice most gardens contain a clump of rhubarb. more »»

Summertime and the livin’ is easy

May 28, 2014 Within the next week or so, if not already, public schools will have dismissed for the summer. more »»

Continuing the tradition

May 23, 2014 It's hard to believe that Memorial Day weekend is here already. After the long, cold, snowy winter, this weekend traditionally marks the start of summer. more »»

Books for babies

May 23, 2014 "The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you'll go." — Dr. Seuss Graduation Seaso. more »»

A twist on summer salads

May 21, 2014 Jam of the Week: “King Of The Streets” by Lazerhawk With the coming of summer temperatures also comes a good time to make some nice, light salads. more »»

Cowboy shoot returns

May 20, 2014 Stop — this is it. more »»

Earlier or later?

May 20, 2014 May is a month for planting, and most vegetable crops and flowers can now be planted in the garden. However, the timing of when to plant them out is critical. more »»

Iowa nice? Nebraska nice?

May 19, 2014 There’s a battle brewing over niceness. Talk about an oxymoron! You may remember that last year Scott Siepker made a You Tube video extolling the virtues of Iowa and Iowans. more »»

The doors all around us

May 19, 2014 At the end of the day as I pulled into my driveway a few weeks ago, I reached up and hit the button to open my garage door, like I always do. Only this time was different. more »»

Dream big, Class of 2014

May 16, 2014 The Class of 2014 will graduate from high school on the heels of welcome news that fewer of their peers are dropping out of school. Recently released data from the U.. more »»

Breaking the news

May 14, 2014 Jam of the Week: “Bizness” by Tune-Yards Every day, there are many things worth of our attention in Hamilton County. more »»

 
 

 

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