Thursday May 9
Rod Boshart wrote a new blog post: a oeReal progressa reported in Iowa Legislative talks
Roving bands of lawmakers occasionally meeting to discuss unresolved priority issues were the few public vestiges of progress being made Thursday as the split-control Legislature pushed toward adjourning the 2013 session - possibly by next week.
The Washington Evening Journal
IMS tops Wapello 11-0
No. 11 IMS faced a young Wapello squad in a Southeast Iowa Super Conference boys' soccer match on Monday evening and rolled to an 11-0 victory.
Rod Boshart wrote a new blog post: 'Wide, wide gulf' between Iowa lawmakers on tax relief plans
Democrats and Republicans staked out their positions on tax relief Tuesday and expressed hope the 10-member House-Senate conference committee will be able to forge some middle ground that will benefit taxpayers and bolster Iowa's business climate.
Warren Wilber Kemper
The son of Oscar and Hilda Whitaker Kemper, he was born September 1, 1938. Warren married Shirley Thomas on April 27, 1958, in Morning Sun.