Letter to the editor: Mitchell County needs more affordable housing
Oct 05, 2020 09:51AM ● By By Dave Stauffer
We have talked a lot about windmills, roads, broadband internet, and TIF in general. Let’s agree these are all important topics the supervisors will face. Now we need to get down to where the rubber meets the road. Mitchell County has been my home for over 42 years and a great place to live and raise a family. It is important to keep it a great place. How do we make what is good even better for everyone?Read More »
Reunited: STA grad looks to bring Americans together
Sep 24, 2020 05:51PM ● By Travis Charlson
Caron seeks to connect the small town to the big city and explore what unites us as AmericansRead More »
Column: 'Hope is not a feeling, it's a virtue'
Sep 14, 2020 02:24PM ● By Kurt Meyer
Hope. We all have it, although sometimes it’s in rather scant supply. I want these next paragraphs to be about hope. Even more, I want your take-away to be a greater sense of hopefulness… about life, about the world, about trends we all might follow.Read More »
Book Club: 'an incremental step toward greater awareness'
Sep 01, 2020 01:00PM ● By Kurt Meyer
About 15 years ago, four male friends and I decided to do something that had become rather fashionable at the time: form a book club. I’m pleased to report, we’re still going strong.Read More »
Take a stand against PPP taxation
Aug 31, 2020 10:13AM
As if things weren’t hard enough for Iowa’s small businesses, news comes that the Trump administration plans to claw back a chunk of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds legitimate businesses have used as a lifeline to keep their employees on the payroll.Read More »
Editorial: You didn't deserve this.
Jul 29, 2020 05:27PM ● By Savannah Howe
As a journalist, there’s not much I love more than fair season. I have fond memories of my time reporting in Hampton, and covering the Frank...Read More »
Letter to the editor: Keep Mitchell County safe. You know what to do.
Jul 24, 2020 03:27PM ● By Submitted
Until recently, Mitchell County seemed nearly insusceptible to COVID-19. Just a handful of cases for weeks on end. Most surrounding counties...Read More »
Cheap beer, genuine friends, and great times
Jun 26, 2020 07:22AM ● By Lindsey Falk
A few days ago, The Enterprise Journal posted an archive from 1975 announcing the grand opening of The Slaughter House tavern on the outskir...Read More »
If we did things like we did in 1965...
Jun 15, 2020 12:52PM ● By Savannah Howe
...newspapers would probably look very different than they do. And I probably wouldn't love my job as much as I do. The amount of support w...Read More »