Grassley warns: 'cobbled together' health bill will carry unintended consequences
(State News ~ 08/17/09)
Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley, ranking member of the Committee on Finance, said that during town hall meetings this week in Iowa, turnout has been perhaps 10 times what he usually sees, and one thing is on their minds - health care reform proposals. Grassley said the mood of the people he's seeing is often fearful, and while they are strongly expressing opinions on both sides of the issue, more seem against the action proposed for Congress than for it...
Master Gardener Program for Fall 2009
(Community News ~ 08/17/09)
ISU Extension in Sac County will be offering the Master Gardener program in the Fall of 2009 and would like to encourage area gardeners to enroll. Classes will start the week of Sept 7th and continue for 8 weeks on various Tuesdays and Thursdays through the end of October. ...
Clifford O. Shold Dec. 4, 1919 - Aug. 12, 2009
(Local News ~ 08/17/09)
Clifford O. Shold, age 89, of Albert City, died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009 at Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at the Evangelical Covenant Church in Albert City. The Sliefert Funeral Home in Albert City was in charge of the arrangements...
Marjorie Jane Gutel Jan. 13, 1923 - Aug. 10, 2009
(Obituary ~ 08/17/09)
Marjorie Jane Gutel, age 86, of Alta, formerly of Storm Lake, passed away on Monday, Aug. 10, 2009 at the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center of Storm Lake. A funeral service was held on Friday, Aug. 14, 2009 at the United Methodist Church of Alta with Pastor Terry Pollard officiating. Burial was at the Buena Vista Memorial Park Cemetery of Storm Lake. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Holstein was in charge of the arrangements...
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