What’s your back-to-school message for the new school year?

After another year of low funding from the Iowa Legislature, students and families will be paying more this fall to attend one of Iowa’s state universities or community colleges. The Regents r…

Ah, “Ruler, King, Dictator, The Boss” of the world! Where all the important decision were made by ..ME! Yeah, sit on that a while. Have you ever wondered what things you would change if sudden…

The deadline for submitting letters to the editor of the Independence Bulletin Journal is Thursday at 5 p.m. for inclusion in Saturday’s edition. Letters normally run only in the Saturday edit…

The deadline for submitting letters to the editor of the Independence Bulletin Journal is Thursday at 5 p.m. for inclusion in Saturday’s edition. Letters normally run only in the Saturday edit…

INDEPENDENCE – It’s that time of the year again. The “geezer golf” column. A coveted piece of half-truths, big stories, and tales of a bunch of old men (thus, “geezers”), get together a couple…

WASHINGTON — The question of how best to address environmental challenges has increasingly become a partisan flashpoint. So, when there is a green solution on which many Republicans and Democr…

History can be as advantageous to man as location can be to selling a piece of property, eventually both ought to play a part. No sane person wants a war but there always seems to be one going…

For K-12 students, classes can begin on August 23. Since this falls on a Friday this year, many are starting the following week.

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