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Senate update – Tim Kapucian

by jmagdefrau on January 22, 2015

Short week Due to the Martin Luther King holiday it has been a short week at the Capitol. Things are starting to get rolling as bills have started getting assigned to subcommittees. The pomp and circumstance is now behind us and the work of the people is in swing. This is the time of year […]

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By WILLIAM GRIMM Director of IT Services and Patient Information Marengo Memorial Hospital Did you know in 2014 you and your family were required to have health insurance or potentially pay a penalty on your 2014 taxes? The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly referred to as Affordable Care Act (ACA), or “Obamacare” requires […]

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JUST FOR THE HEALTH OF IT: Breathing can be easier this winter season

January 21, 2015 Journal Tribune

By LORIE CHRISTY Manager of Respiratory Therapy Services, Marengo Memorial Hospital COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (includes emphysema and chronic bronchitis) and cold weather is not a good mix but you do not have to hibernate inside all winter. There are precautions you can take to make this winter a more tolerable season. Follow some […]

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JUST FOR THE HEALTH OF IT: Is gluten free a positive or negative?

January 21, 2015 Journal Tribune

By BARB TAYLOR, RHD Dietician, Marengo Memorial Hospital Did you make resolutions this year to become healthier? Maybe even to become gluten-free? It seems that the number of people diagnosed to start down a path of gluten free products is increasing in numbers every year. As we see more of this in our patients, staff […]

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IOWA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS – Agenda for Jan. 23, 2015

January 21, 2015 Amana Colonies news

IOWA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS 970 COURT AVE MARENGO IA 52301 (319) 642-3041 AGENDA Friday, January 23, 2015 — 9:00 A.M. Approve the Agenda Approve the Minutes Communications Open Forum 9:00 a.m. – Lou McMeen, Drainage District 10 & 12 Sale of Drainage Warrants 9:30 a.m. – Nick Amelon, County Engineer Final Plans for BRS-CO48(70)—60-48 […]

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Santorum to visit Java Lounge, Williamsburg, Jan. 26

January 15, 2015 Journal Tribune

Rick Santorum, winner of the 2012 Iowa Caucus, former U.S. Senator, and chairman of Patriot Voices, will visit Williamsburg later this month. His visit to the Java Lounge, 523 Court Street, Williamsburg, will be at 3:15 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26. His visit is expected to last one hour. “In the months leading up to our victory […]

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ROYGBIV – What the heck?

January 13, 2015 Agriculture News

ROYGBIV! Got that? Neither did I. Last time I saw something like ROYGBIV I was in the U.S. Army and we had some letters/code words for very important top secret items. I was pretty sure this had nothing to do with that. Anyway, this past week I joined my wife Melissa, my son Andy and […]

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IOWA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS — Agenda for Jan. 9, 2015

January 8, 2015 Amana Colonies news

IOWA COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS 970 COURT AVE MARENGO IA 52301 (319) 642-3041 AGENDA Friday, January 9, 2015 — 9:00 A.M. Approve the Agenda Approve the Minutes Communications Open Forum 9:30 a.m. – Nick Amelon, County Engineer 10:00 a.m. – Scot Wetjen, Building Maintenance 1. Update on department 10:30 a.m. – Tim McMeen, County Attorney […]

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WILLIAMSBURG BRIEFS — Week of Jan. 7, 2015

January 6, 2015 Journal Tribune

* The Williamsburg Kiwanis Club is hosting a Red Cross blood drive from 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, at the St. Mary’s Hall, 102 E. Penn St., Williamsburg. Donors must be 16 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds and have a photo identification card. * Lutheran Interparish School’s PTL is […]

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IOWA COUNTY OBITUARIES — Jan. 7, 2015

January 6, 2015 Amana Colonies news

George Cadden, 45 Funeral Mass for George P. Cadden, 45, Brooklyn, was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Brooklyn. He died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. The Rev. Brian Shepley officiated at the service. Burial was in Hayes Cemetery. A […]

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