Northern-Sun Printhttp://www.northernsunprint.com/page/category.detail/nav/5000/Local Columnsen-usFri, 24 Jun 2016 21:46:11 EDTFri, 24 Jun 2016 21:46:11 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPastor's Corner Pastor Bruce Zimmerman, pastor, Christ Lutheran Church Gladbrook, Iowahttp://www.northernsunprint.comhttp://www.northernsunprint.com/page/content.detail/id/512288.htmlAccording to an old story from India, there once lived a king who tried to keep his son Gautama from all the unhappiness in the world. He surrounded him with only young, healthy, and happy friends.Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTConservation-Quite a Predicament By: Kevin Williams, Grundy County Conservation Directorhttp://www.northernsunprint.comhttp://www.northernsunprint.com/page/content.detail/id/512286.htmlThe year was 2010. The topic for the June 4 news column was titled "One For The Book". Perhaps you'll remember it. I had received a call unlike any I had received in my then 30 years with the Grundy County Conservation Board.Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTSlices of Life By: Jill Pertler-Backyard concertohttp://www.northernsunprint.comhttp://www.northernsunprint.com/page/content.detail/id/512285.html The birds were going crazy with their twittering tweets, chirps and trills. The cooing of a mourning dove underscored the drumming of a lone woodpecke.Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Senate Side-State Senator Steve Sodders-Help For Vulnerable Iowanshttp://www.northernsunprint.comhttp://www.northernsunprint.com/page/content.detail/id/512284.htmlThe state's Health & Human Services Budget (HF 2460) was one of the last bills to pass the Legislature this year. It included increased oversight to address Iowans' problems with the Governor's privatized Medicaid system.Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTLooking Back from the Front pages of the Northern-Sun Print By: Drake Terven, Internhttp://www.northernsunprint.comhttp://www.northernsunprint.com/page/content.detail/id/512279.html20 Yrs. Ago May 10, 1996 The vote to merge the Gladbrook School District and Reinbeck School District into one district called the Gladbrook-Reinbeck Community School District will be held Tuesday, May 4.Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT