The Daily Freeman Journalhttp://www.freemanjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 23 Apr 2014 15:00:54 EDTWed, 23 Apr 2014 15:00:54 EDT serves as UNI alumnus in residencehttp://www.freemanjournal.net FALLS - Brian Asmus, a 1997 alumnus of the University of Northern Iowa, originally from Webster City, was the 2014 Alumnus in Residence for the Department of Management at the University of Northern Iowa. Asmus, who now lives in Omaha, Neb.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTWessels named one of 100 great Iowa nurseshttp://www.freemanjournal.net - Mandy Wessels, RN at Iowa Specialty Hospital in Belmond, has been named one of the 100 Great Iowa Nurses for 2014. Wessels has been employed with Iowa Specialty Hospital since August of 2004. She said she was overwhelmed by the honor.Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTNew business opens in Stratfordhttp://www.freemanjournal.net - Andersen Automotive Repair is the newest business in Stratford. Owner Steven Anderson, formerly employed by Wilde Repair for four years, offers all kinds of automotive and light truck repair from his shop at 1301 Dryden.Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTKroona is nursing alumna of year at Morningsidehttp://www.freemanjournal.net CITY - The Morningside College Nylen School of Nursing and the Morningside Student Nurses' Association have named Shelby Kroona of Webster City as the 2014 nursing alumna of the yea.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTCorn stover gains attention for industrial useshttp://www.freemanjournal.net Corn stover, used for decades as silage and bedding, is now being harvested for industrial use. Currently in Iowa, two cellulosic ethanol plants have biomass needs for corn stove.Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT