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  • Lost friend's legacy making a difference

    I still remember the gut-wrenching feeling, the way my heart sank, the utter disbelief and then the way I felt absolutely nothing after hearing the ne ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • PETERSON: Stars align for sports writer's family to see their favorites enter Hall of Fame

    Sports editor Scott Vicker wrote a column last week about his marathon week involving 840 miles traveled to cover the likes of the State Softball Tour ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • VICKER: Life of a sportswriter — The marathon week

    Approximately 840 miles. Give or take a few miles, that’s the amount of driving I did across the sta ...
    Aug. 1, 2014 - 2:23 pm
  • PETERSON: Lenox Tigers are back on Iowa's baseball map

    Twenty-five years ago I stood in the media box at Marshalltown High School shooting photographs of Lenox pitcher Kurt Stoaks on the mound for coach St ...
    July 25, 2014 - 8:52 pm
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