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Meet Betsy, a 2-year-old Shih Tzu who was found wandering the streets. When she was first found, her fur was matted and...
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Who says there's nothing to do in northwest Iowa? The next couple of weeks have plenty of fun activities to ensure everyone has an excuse to get out of that recliner and take in the excitement. The Artisans Road Trip will be taking to the highways and byways of our region on Oct. ...
Movie Review

Randy's Review: 'This Is Where I Leave You'
By Randy M. Cauthron, Managing Editor ~ 09/25/14
What happens when a father passes and his final wish involves bringing all of his dysfunctional children back home for seven days together -- sitting in the Jewish tradition of Shiva to mourn his passing? That's the premise behind "This Is Where I Leave You," a blend of comedy and drama starring Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Jane Fonda and a great cast of characters reluctantly brought together in their childhood home to reconnect...
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Book Review: 'Bones Never Lie'
By Kate Padilla, Daily Reporter Staff ~ 09/25/14
In the imagination of Kathy Reichs, Dr. Temperance Brennan consists in three different timelines. There's the Dr. Brennan portrayed on the FOX television show, "Bones," there's a teenage-version -- through Tempe's supposed niece, Tory Brennan -- in Reich's young adult series, "Virals," and the original Temperance Brennan developed through Reich's adult thriller series...
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Music Review: 'PTX Vol. III'
By Kate Padilla, Daily Reporter Staff ~ 09/25/14
One of the perks of this job is the chance to talk about musicians and artists I enjoy listening to, and sharing my thoughts and tastes with a larger audience. This is the situation at hand this week. I've enjoyed following Pentatonix since their competition on the third season of the NBC singing competition, "The Sing-Off." The five members of this group established themselves as an a cappella powerhouse with unique and often unbelievable covers of popular dance and other Top 40 songs...
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