Northern-Sun Print Columnsen-usSat, 1 Oct 2016 11:11:19 EDTSat, 1 Oct 2016 11:11:19 EDT the Skies By Jim Bonser ( 19:1 The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands. October begins with a New Moon. It contains a second New Moon that occurs on Sunday, October 30t.Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTSlices of Life By: Jill Pertler- The next stage of my friends are doing it. I've always been a little stunted so I'm not quite there yet. It will come soon enough. The next stage. From what I can tell, it's one of rediscovery, independence and running to the store together for milk.Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Senate Side State Senator Steve Sodders-Water Quality Efforts Will Make A Difference of life depend on a healthy environment. That's why we're always looking for solutions to Iowa's water quality challenge.Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTConservation-No See Ums By: Kevin Williams, Grundy County Conservation Director week when ending the news column, I got the bright idea for this week's topic. No See Ums. Of course, last week I was talking about those pesky and even dangerous mosquitoes.Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTLaity Reflection: Opening God's Precious Gift When you think of the gifts God has given us, do you think of prayer? I have to be truthful and say it isn't the first thing I think of. I think of Jesus, and his death and resurrection to save us from our sins.Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT