About five years ago, businesses in the small Northeast Iowa town of Fayette started closing their doors. Most of the business owners had reached retirement age or had been in business for man…

Congresswoman Abby Finkenauer’s staff will be at the Council Chambers in Independence, 331 1st Street SE, this Thursday, June 13, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. to assist people who are experiencing …

More Iowans with severe health problems and chronic pain could have had access to medicine that would improve their lives after a bi-partisan bill to expand the state’s medical cannabis law wa…

School kids throughout Buchanan County are finished with school for the next couple of months or so and each one brought home that coveted report card which showed whether or not they were bei…

This week, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized its ruling to allow year-round sales of gasoline blended with 15 percent ethanol – something that’s sure to give a boost to agric…

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