Emmetsburg Newshttp://www.emmetsburgnews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 31 Oct 2014 10:22:48 EDTFri, 31 Oct 2014 10:22:48 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssLet's Keep Bill Northey On The Jobhttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523891.htmlWhen Iowans go to the polls next month, they have a chance to re-elect a superb secretary of agriculture. His credentials for that job convinced this newspaper when he first sought this office that he would be a truly exceptional leader.Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTKeep Branstad in Governor's Chairhttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523876.htmlFour years ago, Iowa voters brought Terry Branstad, a four-term former governor, out of retirement because the Hawkeye State faced woes so severe that a proven leader was needed in the governor's chair.Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTFriends That Felt Together Knit Togetherhttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523862.htmlGathering at a different home each month, the Little Sioux Spinners and Weavers Guild recently meet at the home of Kris Hackbart in Emmetsburg.Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTReadin' and Ritin'http://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523848.htmlI came across an online news item Wednesday morning that just really struck me for some reason, and I?just started typing away because there was this sudden torrent of things I?had to say about the article.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTGrandmotheringhttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523837.htmlAt the age of 47 I became a grandma, twice in the same year in fact! I was elated! Five years later I'm sitting here thinking a lot about grandmothers and what our roles are; what my role is supposed to be.Thu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT