A licensed occupational therapist who improperly accessed the private health and residence information of at least 1,900 patients, and then entered or burglarized 13 homes across North Central Iowa in repeated attempts to steal prescription opioids from vulnerable and elderly persons, was se…

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Friday's eight-man football match-up between top-ranked Don Bosco and Janesville on paper looked to be a high-scoring, back-and-forth game between two teams looking for District 2 supremacy.

A licensed occupational therapist who improperly accessed the private health and residence information of at least 1,900 patients, and then entered or burglarized 13 homes across North Central Iowa in repeated attempts to steal prescription opioids from vulnerable and elderly persons, was se…

Miss Hooters International Briana Smith and several Hooters Girls helped raise $63,000 during the Give a Hoot for Self-Help Weekend from Sept. 12–14 in Waverly.

For the past several years, artificial intelligence – or AI – has increasingly found a place in many walks of life. Almost certainly, you use some form of AI, whether it’s your time on social media, your use of mobile banking, the navigation system you rely on for directions, or any of the m…

Agricultural producers affected by natural disasters in 2018 and 2019 can apply through the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus (WHIP+). Sign-up for this U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) program began Sept. 11.

Vaping has come of age in the most perfect of social conditions. Smoking cigarettes is falling out of favor socially and even among nicotine users, and is wholly rejected by many young people today. To get their fix they're turning to what is marketed as a cleaner and safer method of ingestion. Enticing flavors, edgy technology and social media are empowering the tobacco industry to ensnare a new generation with nicotine addiction
by way of vaping. And it’s working. In 2016, 43.8% of high schoolers in New York state tried vaping, more than double the total two years prior. This trend has Ontario County officials deeply concerned.

We’ve all experienced sticker shock. It’s one thing to gasp over the cost of a new dishwasher, but sticker shock for those who need to purchase medications for a chronic disease such as diabetes is a serious issue.

Is government-facilitated re-importation of prescription medicines from Canada – a policy now supported by politicians as diverse as President Donald Trump and Senator Bernard Sanders – an issue of free trade, or a backdoor method of imposing price controls? That’s the way the question is us…