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To the editor: The T.V. commercial opposing the Des Moines Waterworks' legal action against three county drainage districts in northwest Iowa makes misleading statements. The commercial gives the impression that individual farmers are being sued. This is incorrect. The legal action...
Richard “Dick” Dale Miner was born Jan. 22, 1933, at Des Moines, Iowa, to Forest Francis and Sarah Ethel (Coover) Miner. He graduated from Perry High School with the class 1951. He was united in marriage to Joyce Annette Patterson July...
To the editor: I recently overheard a conversation in Boone between a woman who asked a man who has a large contract chicken confinement if he is worried about bird flu. He replied, "Not really. They ain't my birds." Such sentiments...
Fellow Legionnaires and friends: New flags have been purchased and raised at the post.  Instead of the same size, a larger 5' x 8' flag replaces the 4' x 6' U.S. flag.  I thought a larger flag would take less of...
To the editor: While I was out there helping with the Bike Rodeo, I got to thinking. I was thinking about all the riots, looting and violence going on around our country and how the police have come up with...
Hastings Funeral Home in Perry is in charge of arrangements for Donna Faye Godwin, 79, of Yale. Donna died April 10, 2015, at Panora Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A service will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 14 at Hastings...
To the Editor: I have lived in Dallas County for 63 years, been a classmate and friend of farmers and have worked for farm families and their operations. Now I hear rumors that factory hog farms (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations...
To the editor: Iowa Farm Bureau Federation President Craig Hill’s column on water quality in the Des Moines Register (“Whole story: Farmers see progress on water quality,” April 1) is a perfect illustration of the Farm Bureau’s inclination for cherry-picking...
April 6, 2015 William Anthony Harrison, 32, of 13836 33rd Ave., St. Charles, was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear on original charges of contempt and OWI. Jamie Leigh Ganoe, 26, of 1312 Thomas St., Redfield, was arrested on...
April 2, 2015 Cara Nicole Buettner, 29, of 1619 E. 14th St., Des Moines, was arrested on warrants for failure to appear on original charges of driving while license denied, disorderly conduct and interference with official acts. Set Blitz, 23, of 708...