Northern-Sun Printhttp://www.northernsunprint.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 16 Apr 2014 09:54:35 EDTWed, 16 Apr 2014 09:54:35 EDT Back-Do You Remember When? By: Betty Dahms, Editorhttp://www.northernsunprint.com yrs. ago April 8, 1994 Four Future Problem Solving teams from G-R Middle School and Gladbrook Elementary have qualified for the State FPS Contest on April 29 and 30 at Ames.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTSlices of Life By: Jill Pertler-Backside blinghttp://www.northernsunprint.com grew up in an era where cool jeans came outfitted with a tiny red rectangular tag and a number somewhere in the 500s. The choices were straightforward - boot-cut or straight leg, stonewashed or regular.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe Senate Side Senator Steve Sodders-Creating Jobs, Growing Middle Class With Clean Energyhttp://www.northernsunprint.com a leader in wind energy and ethanol, Iowa is showing the nation that clean energy works-and it's good for more than just the environment.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe Brennan Family By: Sue Eckhoff, Grundy County Heritage Museumhttp://www.northernsunprint.com gold rush made many families rich, some more poor than when they started out, and for some, such as the Brennan family, dead. In 1849, San Francisco newspapers were read so thoroughly by citizens in the East that only scraps remained.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTConservation-Bill Boswell By Kevin Williams, Grundy County Conservation Directorhttp://www.northernsunprint.com week, I promised a continuation of the story and research about snakes that I had been drawn into from Reinbeck Couriers of the 1950s. The stories also involved the State Game Warden at the time, Bill Boswel.Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT