Robert Maharry

01/16/2019 - 11:28am
A federal judge in Des Moines has declared a controversial law that criminalized the clandestine documentation of conditions in large-scale animal production facilities unconstitutional, and reactions to the decision have illustrated a growing chasm between agribusiness groups and activists who seek stricter oversight of the meat, egg and dairy industries. Cur rent Republican State Senator and...
01/09/2019 - 9:15am
Donna Weiss is a busy woman, and with her own schedule in mind, she’s launched a new business aimed at helping to free up other families and senior citizens with homecooked meals that come prepackaged and prepared. Weiss, who farms with her family in rural Calhoun County and works full-time at the Farm Service Agency in Rockwell City,...
12/19/2018 - 4:05pm
Dylan Forkner is a 22-year-old still finishing college at Grandview University with roots in the area and eagerness to serve his new community, and he was recently announced as the newest addition to the Lake City police force. He’ll start work this week. Forkner grew up in Paton and graduated from Jefferson- Scranton High School, and most...
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