Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 20 Dec 2014 06:34:14 EDTSat, 20 Dec 2014 06:34:14 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssThank you from Upward Basketballhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580864.htmlUpward Basketball recently completed its 14th season in Marshalltown with a record number of 330 children participating.Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTIntolerant of my intolerancehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580761.htmlNow that the "Not In Our Town" Brown-shirts are now an official government agency, I guess we'll all have to click our heels and give the salute of unquestioning obedience.Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTA musical gifthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580357.htmlThanks to the Central Iowa Choral Society, choir members, conductor Janet Collison and organist Chad Mussig for their presentation of George Fredrick Handel's "Messiah" on Dec. 7 for a professional performance.Wed, 10 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTClean water should be a priorityhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580308.htmlAs our water continues to get more and more polluted, only a handful of our elected officials are stepping up and taking action to begin holding polluters accountable. Last week, state Rep. Dan Kelley, from Newton, was one of those elected officials.Tue, 9 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTBody cameras prevent mistreatmenthttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/580262.htmlThe massive public reaction to the tragic deaths of three black teens at the hand of white police officers has led to a national call for use of body cameras to record and prevent any future mistreatment of suspects. There is ample precedent.Mon, 8 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT