The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 30 Mar 2015 10:15:24 EDTMon, 30 Mar 2015 10:15:24 EDT reclaiming local control the Editor: Dickinson County Iowa has done the once unthinkable - informed the Department of Natural Resources of their intent to impose a temporary moratorium on the construction of animal confinements, aka CAFOs or factory farms.Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTFantasy sports can lead to problem gambling residents of Iowa, we are able to play fantasy sports for free, but we are not allowed to win cash or prizes via online fantasy sports website.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTOpposes Obamacare repeal, especially with no back-up plan the Editor: Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare may come home to Webster City, our local doctors and Van Diest Medical Center. Yet another Republican lawsuit has made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court.Fri, 6 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTQuestions increase in tax asking the Editor: First of all, we need the hospital. If we don't have a hospital, we don't have a town. Board members, you really should be working for the people and what is best for the people of our county.Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTMore questions about VDMC policy, Board procedures the Editor: What do I want from a board governing the use of taxpayer monies? After attending the hospital board meeting last week, here is what I desire. At this board meeting, one is required to sign in, that seems fair.Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT