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Stories from Thursday, February 12, 2009

CRMC's local economic impact exceeds $10 million (02/12/09)
A hospital is an asset to any community or region. It provides communities with easy access to the broad spectrum of essential health care services -- primary care, surgery, laboratory services, emergency care, hospice and technology like CT scanning and magnetic resonance imaging...
Cherokee County FSA program sign-up underway (02/12/09)
As many area producers are planning for planting this spring, FSA (Farm Service Agency) has been working on regulations for the 2009 program year. While regulations are still being written for some programs, other programs are available for enrollment...
At the Statehouse (02/12/09)
Pheasant Tailfeather winners announced (02/12/09)
E-LC handles youthful Cherokee girls (02/12/09)
The young and injured Cherokee Washington High girls played their best overall game of the season only to come up a bit short in an exciting, applause-filled 56-47 loss to Estherville-LC here on Feb. 6. As they have all season, the Cherokee girls left it all on the court against the Midgets, leading 12-11 after one quarter, and trailing 27-21 at halftime. ...
Braves overcome E-LC, 57-43 (02/12/09)
Balanced scoring and a sticky, mind-over-matter defense led the Cherokee Braves to an exciting 57-43 conquest of a good Estherville-LC basketball team here on Feb. 6. The Braves battled to a 16-8 lead in the first quarter, saw that narrowed to 23-20 at halftime, and built it back up to a 42-32 bulge after three periods, before outscoring the Midgets 15-11 in the final frame to grab the Lakes Conference victory and avenge a narrow loss at E-LC in December...
Aurelia boys down Eagles, 67-51 (02/12/09)
AURELIA - Aurelia coach Grant Peckenschneider was very pleased with his team after their 67-51 non-conference win over Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn here on Feb. 5. The coach called the Bulldogs' performance "very solid," and his comment about the Dogs' shooting was simply "Wow."...
From the Midway: Falling off the pedestal (02/12/09)
Have you ever noticed how we in this country love to build up a hero, be it athletes, police officers, firefighters, military veterans, actors, or what have you, just to relish in their misery when they show their humanistic flaws that we all have?...
Fair debt collection practices (02/12/09)
In today's worrisome economic climate and burgeoning unemployment rates, many Americans find themselves owing some kind of debt at some time in their life. But Iowa law prohibits coercive, abusive, harassing, fraudulent, or deceptive collection practices in consumer debts...