Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 26 Nov 2014 05:00:07 EDTWed, 26 Nov 2014 05:00:07 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThanks to the land for giving us foodhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/579507.htmlTURKEY TIME is a Thanksgiving Day staple of many a family dinner table next Thursday. A big bird, precisely cooked, offers many tender morsels of protein for the entire household.Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTSafety is key when it comes to ice fishinghttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/579508.htmlWinter has hit the Midwest a few weeks early, and that is only good for one thing ... ICE FISHING! Despite all the recent cold days and nights the ice on area ponds and lakes is not ideal.Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTWacky wildlife ... sometimeshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/579207.htmlFALL and WINTER-LIKE WEATHER let us know this past week just how suddenly air temperatures, cold winds and snow flurries can descend upon the landscape. It is unmistakable proof that anything can happen during Novembe.Sat, 15 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTBrrrrr ... gearing up for some ice fishinghttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/579208.htmlI have lived in Central Iowa for a little more than 15 years. However, I can never remember a winter coming in as hard as it has this past week. Also, I cannot recall a year in November with so many days under 40 degrees.Sat, 15 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTPassenger pigeon replica on displayhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/578927.htmlPASSENGER PIGEONS once upon a time were so numerous that flocks of flying birds would block out the sun for hours at a time.Sat, 8 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT