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 »
Penned up with pets
Apr 24, 2020 03:26PM ● By Lindsey Falk
Our dogs are getting fat. They are probably thinking the same thing about me! If anyone is benefitting from this global quarantine, it has...Read More »
Reminiscing road trips
Apr 18, 2020 04:35PM ● By Lindsey Falk
Our family is always on the move. We knew that before, but the last month has really made me realize how much we are usually away from home....Read More »