The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/category.detail/nav/5002/Local Columnsen-usThu, 5 May 2016 23:14:50 EDTThu, 5 May 2016 23:14:50 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssA neat honor for local volunteerhttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/530666.htmlVolunteers are the foundation of many groups. And those few talented and willing volunteers who step into leadership roles can be the fuel that propels those organizations and projects to success.Wed, 4 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSome ideas for walleyeshttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/530650.htmlWalleye season is either here or very near all across the Midwest. Now that walleyes are or will be fair game throughout walleye country, here are some things to keep in mind regarding walleyes.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTDividing hostashttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/530651.htmlOne of the slower plants to emerge in the spring, hosta plants are now making their appearance in northern Iowa gardens.Tue, 3 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTMother's Dayhttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/530627.htmlFor some time now, I have decided that Mother's Day is mostly a big Hallmark Holiday, as the advertisers encourage us to spend money on flowers and cards and gifts for our moms on this one day of the yea.Mon, 2 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTKnocking on woodhttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/530628.htmlSuperstitious? Not me. I have never been superstitious and hopefully never will be. Knock on wood. This month includes a big day for the superstitious of the world ? a Friday the 13t.Mon, 2 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT