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Supports Peck for Sheriff

May 25, 2016 To the Editor: I worked as a Deputy for the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office from 2003 to 2011. In that time I had the opportunity to work with all three Sheriff Candidates. more »»

Encourages voters to choose Peck for sheriff

May 18, 2016 To the Editor: I am a six year, former employee of the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. more »»

Thinks Timmons is best for job of sheriff

May 18, 2016 To the Editor:  Hamilton County's best man for the job of sheriff is Doug Timmons. We have known Doug for quite a few years and have also known his dad for over 30 years. more »»

Supports Peck for Hamilton County sheriff

May 13, 2016 To the Editor: As I was sitting outside with my son I glanced at my Ken Peck for Sheriff sign, I see a neighbor down the street with the same sign, and a neighbor across the street with an opponent... more »»

Supports Timmons’ bid for Hamilton County Sheriff

May 11, 2016 To the Editor: I've been trying to figure out how to say exactly what I want to say here… I've been extremely busy taking care of my aunt however, and keep getting sidetracked. more »»

Iowa’s puppy mill problem

May 11, 2016 To?the Editor:? Each year the Humane Society of the United States puts out the “Horrible Hundred Puppy Mill” list in early May for “Puppy Mill Action Week”. more »»

KYL spring book sale nets $3,342

May 6, 2016 To the Editor: The recent Kendall Young Library spring book sale was again a huge success. A big thank you to all who brought books, helped with the set up, purchased books or assisted with clean-up. more »»

Supports Peck for Hamilton County sheriff

May 6, 2016 To the Editor: To the Citizens of Hamilton County. I am honored to speak about one of your candidates for Sheriff, Ken Peck. I have known Ken for over 30 years both as a co-worker and as a frie. more »»

Thanks to Citizens’ Academy

May 4, 2016 To the Editor: I would like to express a huge thank you to all who made the 2016 Citizens Law Enforcement Academy possible. more »»

Supports Peck for sheriff

April 27, 2016 To the Editor: In 2014, I worked as a dispatcher for the Hamilton County Sheriff Office before leaving to return to my trained field as a mental health counselor. more »»

Offers support for Timmons

April 27, 2016 To the Editor: Doug Timmons has been a big part of our lives for over 20 years. It started out with me, Jim Olson, as a reserve officer for Winnebago County. Doug was a deputy sheriff at the time. more »»

Supports Derrig for Hamilton Co. Sheriff

April 13, 2016 To the Editor: I am writing this letter in support of William ( Bill ) Derrig who is running for Hamilton County Sheriff. I have known Bill for over 10 years. more »»

Supports model of criminal punishment found in Germany

April 11, 2016 To the Editor: Did anyone see the segment of 60 minutes about the German prisons? They reserve prison for murderers, rapists and career criminals and they have a lot less prisons and prisoners. more »»

Supports Timmons for Hamilton Co. sheriff

April 6, 2016 To the Editor: I am pleased to hear that Doug Timmons is running for the position of sheriff of your county. Doug applied and was accepted as a deputy upon his graduation from colleg. more »»

Group seeks support for medical cannabis bill

April 6, 2016 To the Editor: Time is running out. more »»

Help available for victims rebuilding their lives

April 6, 2016 Every year, millions of people’s lives are impacted by crime. Many will need ongoing care and resources as they return to work, pay bills, or support their loved ones. more »»

Support sought for Building Community award

April 6, 2016 To the Editor: Habitat for Humanity of Central Iowa is proud to announce we are a finalist for the Second Annual Gerry Rauenhorst Building Community Award. more »»

Tax incentive for hog operation stinks

April 1, 2016 To the Editor: The State of Iowa begins its privatization of the government’s Medicaid program today. Terry Branstad claims there will be savings in the millions of dollars. more »»

Pony Express riders grateful for support

March 30, 2016 To the Editor: The Hamilton County Pony Express Riders would like to thank the many businesses and individuals who donated generously to the dance and auction at the Kamrar Lions Club and those... more »»

Writer has fond memories of Webster City

March 11, 2016 To the Editor: I immigrated from England to Webster City in 1953. My grandson is doing a school project on immigration asked me to respond to an immigrant survey. more »»



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