SUNDAY TALK: Ernst Wants the U. S. to be Tougher on Russia

Iowa Senator Joni Ernst says she believes the resignation of Michael Flynn as national security advisor was the right thing to do.  Flynn resigned amid a controversy surrounding his discussions with Russia. Ernst joined six fellow Republican senators last week in sending a letter to President Donald Trump urging his administration to pursue a “principled […]

Prestage Pork Plant in Eagle Grove Isn’t the Only Pork Processing Expansion in Iowa

Ground-breaking is set for next spring on the $250 million project to construct the Prestage Foods Pork Processing Plant, with targeted completion in the fall of 2018. The plant will employ about a thousand workers. Although there has been opposition to the idea, which eventually moved the plant construction from Mason City to Eagle Grove, […]