The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usTue, 1 Sep 2015 12:10:37 EDTTue, 1 Sep 2015 12:10:37 EDT rootworm beetles that corn fields are maturing all over Iowa, many people have noticed a small green insect invading their gardens the northern corn rootworm beetle. Adult beetles are about inch long and typically a solid color with no marking.Tue, 1 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTThere's still lots of time for fishing Day indicates to many people that the end of summer is near, and to some that means it's time to put the boat and their rods and reels into storag.Tue, 1 Sep 2015 00:00:00 EDTNothing like a classic TV commercial don't really watch much TV anymore. It has become background for whatever it is I'm doing at the moment: eating or cleaning or reading. And, although there certainly are enough of them, I don't pay much attention to the commercials, either.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTOpa Gelder's renewed rocking chair long time ago I inherited my maternal grandfather's rocking chair. For many years it sat in our basement family and storage rooms. When I moved back to my home county last year the chair came along.Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDTFour great reasons to try our eLibrary is, to quote Tom Hanks' character from the popular rom-com You've Got Mail, that "bouquet of newly sharpened pencils" time of the year.Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDT