Worth County Board Pays a Bounty

The Worth County Board of Supervisors met earlier this week to discuss a number of issues facing the county. The board first reviewed the second Judicial District Department of Correctional Services FY 17 Annual Program Report. After a brief discussion on the report, the board approved receiving the document for filing with the county. The […]

Area Smokers See Tobacco Companies Come Clean on Smoking Dangers

Big tobacco is coming clean about the dangers of smoking, and Iowa health advocates are celebrating. The tobacco industry began running corrective advertisements on Sunday as a result of a 2006 judgment for lying about the negative effects of smoking, and for marketing its products to children.    Brian Ortner, director of communications for the American […]