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Op-ed: Loss of casino haunts Mason City (by Peter Children)

Op-ed: Loss of casino haunts Mason City (by Peter Children)

I can’t help but wonder what all the nay sayers think after reading the article concerning the pay out made to the Worth County Development Authority in the amount of…

Honda Civic hybrid class-action settlement tentatively approved

By Ricardo Lopez, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — A San Diego Superior Court judge tentatively has approved a class-action settlement between Honda Motor Co. and Civic hybrid owners who…

Young people aren’t troubled to live at home in tough times, study finds

By Rebecca Trounson, Los Angeles Times – LOS ANGELES — If you once found the thought of living with your parents into your late 20s or even your 30s a little…

Lehigh vows it’s not satisfied with just one NCAA tournament upset

By David Teel, Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) – GREENSBORO, N.C. — C.J. McCollum was 5-foot-6 and overweight. Not exactly what Mike Krzyzewski, Roy Williams and Tom Izzo are looking for…

Economic, political pressures alter dream of homeownership

By Rick Montgomery, McClatchy Newspapers – KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Despite all that has crashed down in recent years, Americans still want to be owners, not renters. Opinion polls make that…

Wisconsin does just enough to defeat Vanderbilt

By Jeff Potrykus, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel – ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Wisconsin’s second consecutive trip to the NCAA Sweet 16, a first in program history, wasn’t cemented with a spectacular windmill dunk…

Heslip shoots Baylor into Sweet 16 as Bears beat Buffs

By Jimmy Burch, McClatchy Newspapers – ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Baylor guard Brady Heslip kept firing 3-point shots Saturday in The Pit. Bears fans kept celebrating — all the way to the…

Baseball: NIACC wins two, goes 11-0 during spring trip

Baseball: NIACC wins two, goes 11-0 during spring trip

VERO BEACH, Fla. – NIACC completed a perfect 11-0 trip to Florida by dropping the Ontario Blue Jays 7-2 and edging Riverland Community College (MN) 1-0 on Saturday. The Trojans,…

Wild suffers another bad home loss

Wild suffers another bad home loss

By Kent Youngblood, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – ST. PAUL, Minn. — After another home loss — the Wild’s fifth consecutive — that came after his team’s third-period collapse, coach Mike Yeo…

Reviews of bluegrass music releases

By Keith Lawrence, Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer – THE VESPERS, “The Fourth Wall,” 12 tracks. Black Suit Records The Vespers isn’t really a bluegrass band. The members describe themselves as “folk pop.” They,…

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