Winter Weather Advisory
Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016
Winter Weather Advisory in effect until noon CST for Buena Vista County and 6 other counties in Iowa
But we don't want to get arrested! (02/09/16)
As the macho, gun-toting, testosterone-addled cowboys who took over the wildlife refuge in Oregon call it quits, their pitiful whine can be heard all the way to Florida: "Waaahhh...but we don't wanna get arrested..." So much for the rugged-individualists and badproponents of personal responsibility...
Stepping up for your roots (02/04/16)
Many Iowans grew up and were raised in a rural small town setting. We started out in the neighborhood, were supported by the church setting and later educated by the school system. The eighteen years passed by quickly, frequently interspersed with part time jobs at the local stores, service facilities and maybe the local business or production center. ...
Be the voice (02/01/16)
At only a couple days away from the Caucuses in Iowa, the emotions are high. There's a lot of commotion and a lot of attention to what Iowans are thinking in regards to a wide variety of national issues. I personally cannot vote but I'm trying to do my part by asking questions and encouraging people to participate in the electoral process...
American success (01/26/16)
I saw the movie Concussion and personally believe Will Smith should at least be nominated for best actor. The movie is also worthy of a best picture nomination. I am not basing this opinion on the color of Will Smith's skin. Smith is a brilliant actor who happens to be black. I didn't watch Concussion thinking this is a good movie because Smith is black. Concussion is an extremely well made movie with a star actor...
What's the matter with America? (01/19/16)
Prior to the American Revolution only the wealthy elites ruled nations. When our forefathers setup a government "of the people, by the people, and for the people", the idea that the common man could run a country was shocking and frightened the wealthy elites of the world. ...