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Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:12pm
Iowa Speaker of the House, Linda Upmeyer, became the first ever chairwoman of the Republican Legislative Campaign Committee (RLCC) for the 2018 election cycle last week. Upmeyer, District 54 Representative whose area covers Franklin and Cerro Gordo...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:10pm
The City of Sheffield has found promise in a potential new city attorney, and spoke of developing a contract for Brian Miller, of Miller and Miller in Hampton, at their city council meeting last evening. Miller is currently the city attorney for the...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:08pm
The nursing shortage in Iowa has not experienced any downward slope, and educators and hospital staff are frustrated at the state's lack of relief. The demands have recently been tackled by University of Iowa's College of Nursing and North...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:06pm
From sub-zero temperatures and consistent, blowing snow, winter has made its presence felt on numerous occasions in Franklin County. With these conditions, mo-torists are reminded to be cautious of the roads and maintain safe driving proto-cols. Of...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:04pm
Hampton enjoyed a "Taste of Franklin County" on Saturday as the Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual Chamber Apprecia-tion Night. Guests were invited to en-joy samplings from nine area food providers, giving a...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:00pm
Age of the Geek Column: Well, they've gone and done it now. Regular readers may be familiar with video game loot boxes and the controversy surrounding them, but, for those that need a refresher, here's the scoop. For years now video game...
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 5:57pm
Upmeyer Column: This week we had the first funnel, where policy bills are required to be approved by at least one committee to remain eligible for consideration this session. This is a way for us to pare down the bills and deter-mine which ones are...
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