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Opinion

  • Response to city council vote

    From Creston Library Board • Creston | The library board members were disappointed by the city council decision to sell the Lincoln School property de ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:04 pm
  • Stumbled onto the truth

    From Don Narigon • Ellston | I want to thank Monica McCarthy in urging people to vote Republican. Yes, it is a compliment to have Chuck Grassley as he ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 1:03 pm
  • Poolman: The cost of children

    Recently, I have been seeing news stories pop up about raising children and how much it costs to do that. Having children is one of the furthest thin ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Wilson: Have you noticed the change?

    I need to start this column out with an announcement.Perhaps you noticed.Last week, the letters AP r ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Work toward the library, cultural center should continue

    From Joshua BorgmannCrestonIn recent weeks, there has been much discussion over whether the Lincoln ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Library perspectives from a ‘newcomer’

    From Janna Tull SteedCrestonShortly after I moved here in 1995, the Creston Library was a major issu ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Dear citizens

    From Brian ZacharyCrestonPlease do not allow the city to sell the Lincoln School out from under the ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • I can smell a battle coming

    From Jim StalkerCrestonI can smell a battle coming. The city has chosen to let Lincoln School go to ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Paulsen: The end of summer is fast approaching

    The true end of summer is still a month away. But — with most schools opening up next week — the unofficial ending to summer is upon us. This has been ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • We need to move forward with housing, library

    From Bill BarkerCrestonI would like to address the issue of selling the Lincoln School and land to t ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Library is outgrowing its space

    From Marilyn Ralls, director, Gibson Memorial LibraryCrestonIt is my honor to serve as director for ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Another view on the library

    From Mary CochranCrestonYou have a lot of time to think after you retire. I have submitted more than ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Potential conflict of interest

    From Darlene LoudonCrestonIn reading the Creston paper Wednesday, Aug. 6, I noticed the city council ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Changes coming to railroad

    From Jim StalkerCrestonRumor has it that Warren Buffet’s little railroad company is working diligent ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Regarding the library issue

    From Chuck ErskineCrestonWhy is the mayor and the library board so single minded when it comes to pr ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 11:08 am
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