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It’s not bullying

April 23, 2015 I wonder if Rep. Dean Fisher is trying to tell our local union what we can and can’t print in our local union paper. more »»

A blatant disrespect for life

April 23, 2015 I was appalled by the cartoon you published on the front page of the Matter of Opinion section of the Times-Republican on Sunday, April 12 depicting a death gurney to be used to killed the Boston... more »»

What about bullying in the unions?

April 22, 2015 Bullying in our schools and our community has been a hot topic for several years. more »»

Be safe and put your phone away

April 21, 2015 On Saturday I attended my grandson’s soccer game at the complex on 18th avenue and I have some observations to share. First and foremost people need to slow down in the parking lot. more »»

Funding needed for trails system

April 21, 2015 Spring has arrived and Iowans have taken to the many great recreational trails our state has to offer. more »»

Sleeping on the job

April 21, 2015 Rand Paul and other Republicans running for president knock Hillary for Benghazi. more »»

New police facility needed

April 20, 2015 As a proud member of the Marshalltown business community, I recognize that a viable community requires dedicated law enforcement officials who protect and serve its citizens. more »»

Heartbroken over hog confinement

April 20, 2015 I remember the day we looked at our house back in 2011. We stood in the kitchen with the realtor and our moms visualizing the place. The kitchen window was open and it had the most amazing breeze. more »»

Save Melbourne from hog confinement

April 20, 2015 I’m writing as one of many who will be negatively impacted if the proposed 3,600 head (7,200 head annum) hog confinement/factory farm outside of Melbourne comes to pass. more »»

Vote ‘YES’ for the new police facility

April 19, 2015 Vote ‘YES’ for the new police facility Having served more than 27 years as sheriff, most people either don’t know or they forget that I once was a police officer on the Marshalltow... more »»

A ‘special’ thank you

April 19, 2015 The Central Iowa Special Olympics-Spring Games were held April 11 at the Marshalltown High School comple. more »»

Vote yes on May 5

April 19, 2015 I have been serving as a member of the Public Safety Building Advisory Committee appointed by the City council. more »»

A double standard

April 14, 2015 I attended the hearing of VanStaalduine vs the Marshalltown School District back in March. I would like to comment on the part that was not reported in the pape. more »»

Food drive benefits many

April 14, 2015 Just a reminder to the community that the Letter Carriers Food Drive will be taking place Saturday, May. This will be the 23rd year of the NALC’s “Stamp Out Hunger” national food drive. more »»


April 8, 2015 I’m trying to light a candle in the darkness of ignorance. My friend has cancer, no longer converses, her eyes have a non-comprehending star. more »»

Forget the ‘fancy’ design of proposed MPD building

April 7, 2015 Yes, we need a new police department. No, we don’t need a Taj Mahal by the architect. The most beautiful building in Marshalltown is the YMCA built with “free” money. more »»

ALA Unit #46 says thank you

April 7, 2015 The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #46 Marshalltown thanks the businesses listed below for providing merchandise and certificates for prizes and the public for their attendance and support at the... more »»

Rethink police facility proposal

April 6, 2015 Has anyone checked for a cocoon for the endangered butterfly at Engledinger Swamp? The last time a butterfly was seen was probably last year on the grill of a car on Highway 33. more »»

Union native leads lawsuit against LA

April 6, 2015 LOS ANGELES — Mark Willits, 34, is passionate about standing up for the rights of people with disabilities. more »»



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