Emmetsburg Newshttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5059/Editorialsen-usTue, 25 Apr 2017 12:12:53 EDTTue, 25 Apr 2017 12:12:53 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssRabbit! Rabbit!http://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/527797.html"Have you ever heard the superstition of saying 'rabbit rabbit rabbit' as soon as you wake up on the first of each month to bring good luck?" The text query from my granddaughter, Cole, came through on a Thursday morning.Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTSpringtime Remindershttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/527778.htmlThough the calendar says we are firmly in Spring time, the sun hasn't apparently gotten the memo, or is still on Daylight Savings Time, whichever you choose to belive.Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTInvasive Plant Specieshttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/527760.htmlWith April being designated invasive species awareness month, I decided to take a look at just a few of the invasive species we have in Iowa. When I hear someone say invasive species, I think of the aquatic species that you find on billboards.Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTIt's Springhttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/527732.htmlSpring has officially arrived -- the first daffodil bloom in my garden opened Monday. With a little rain and a lot of sunshine, more will open their bright faces this week before Easter.Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDTAre You Listening?http://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/527715.htmlLife in Iowa has been quite interesting of late, or at least since the start of the current Legislative session. If one stops and thinks about the news out of our state capitol since the beginning of the year, it's a bit concerning. For instance...Thu, 6 Apr 2017 00:00:00 EDT