The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usTue, 26 May 2015 21:57:27 EDTTue, 26 May 2015 21:57:27 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLoading and unloading your boathttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/527610.htmlHow you load and unload your boat at the boat ramp may not have an impact on how many fish you catch, but getting it in the water can set the tone for the day, for you and for any other angler that's waiting to put their boat in the water.Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTGone to the cityhttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/527587.htmlBill Fultz, Keep Iowa Beautiful Board member, long time friend, and retired public relations / marketing executive came into my office the other day. He brought along some items that reflected another of his great talents that of an artist.Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTA busy Memorial Day weekendhttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/527566.htmlJam of the Week: "Treetop" by Clams Casino This Memorial Day weekend is shaping up to be a busy one, namely due to the expectation that JunqueFest will be bringing thousands of visitors to the area. There's still more on the radar.Wed, 20 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTProgress toward trade expansionhttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/527567.htmlLegislation to expand international trade is moving forward in the Senate. I voted in favor of debating a bill to restore Trade Promotion Authority for the executive branch.Wed, 20 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTIt's tree planting timehttp://www.freemanjournal.net/page/content.detail/id/527552.htmlWhen is the best time to plant a tree? Twenty years ago, as the old saying goes. Unfortunately, twenty years ago, you may have planted a tree that is now found on the "hit list" for disease or insects, such as the Emerald Ash Borer.Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT