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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

The death of a black man named George Floyd at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer has prompted protests across the country and even in our little corner of the world here ...

Tuesday, June 09, 2020

Guys, it's almost over. The horrible sportsless time of spring 2020 has taken its toll on America, and especially me, but next week it's almost back to normal as Iowa High School ...

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Our former editor Karyn Spory and I were discussing all the bad things we've done in the past, through our schooling and our young lives. We realized that both of us had small ...

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

After a nice family trip out to Old Threshers grounds on Sunday to run and play in the open field, my two-year old and I snuggled up on the couch to find something to watch on TV ...

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

It's 70 degrees outside and you call that spring but I call that blanket weather. I'm always cold- it's just part of my charm. ...

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Last night was a bittersweet time for sports fans in America. The final two parts of ESPN's 'The Last Dance' documentary were released, which was probably the one thing keeping ...

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
By Ashley Duong, The Union  

Once, at a Hong Kong popstar's Las Vegas concert (that I attended with my grandma), I sat quietly in front of a pair of middle-aged women as they discussed their affairs. The ...

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Alert! Today's 'Tuesdays with Andy' is being written by a wounded man. That's right, Tuesday Troupe, your fearless leader is not at 100 percent today. Sound the alarms. But if ...

Tuesday, May 05, 2020

Well, well, well, just when we didn't think it could get any worse. Here we are chilling out in this no-sports having pandemic and life decides to hit us again. ...

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

I am a dog mom, great kazoo player and craft beer snob. What I am not is a baker- you've all read my pizza cone story. However, quarantine has convinced me I am one. ...

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