Support Local Journalism

Now, more than ever, the world needs trustworthy reporting—but good journalism isn’t free. Please support us by subscribing or making a contribution.

Featured Stories

News

Sports

Obituaries

Opinion

  • 0

About four months ago my puppy was running around the yard chasing butterflies and pointing baby toads that were hoping around the yard. Last week he was locking up on perfect points as we roamed across Iowa chasing pheasants. To say Deke has come a long way would be an understatement. Hunti…