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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor
  • Mission is the enhancement of Centerville Mission is the enhancement of Centerville Dear Editor, The city of Centerville's Mission Statement reads as follows: "The Centerville City Government will provide the leadership to unite all who share a vested interest in the excellence of the commu

    April 3, 2014

  • EPA rules costly for members Dear Editor, Southern Iowa Electric Cooperative needs your help communicating with your elected officials. The EPA recently published rules that could end up costing members a lot of money on their power bills. These rules will place new and costly r

    April 3, 2014

  • 040314 Chamber Column Photo Spring and summer Chamber activities It has been a busy start to 2014 as we work to prepare for the many spring and summer activities and get ready for our summer visitors to Rathbun Lake. We just received a supply of 30,000 brochures that we are working to distribute. We also have orde

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Will run for bacon Add this to the list of constantly-evolving, contradictory and confusing studies on what we should and shouldn't eat. A recent study by USC Davis, http://tinyurl.com/ltl2zyx , claims high protein diets, particularly protein diets rich with meats and

    April 1, 2014

  • State Sen. Ken Rozenboom Newsletter While Gov. Terry Branstad, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds and an Iowa delegation attended the unveiling of the Norman Borlaug statue Tuesday in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol, several Republican state senators paid tribute to the Iowan at the Iowa State Ca

    April 1, 2014

  • Rozenboom Newsletter Bullying is be coming more prevalent inside and outside our Iowa schools. These acts of harassment and bullying are being shared on social media, reported on the six o'clock news and written about in the newspaper the following day. Today, Iowa stude

    March 27, 2014

  • Franchise fee? The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about the utility franchise fee the city of Centerville is considering. The proposed franchise fee is 3 percent for both gas an

    March 27, 2014

  • Sheets Snapshot Dear friends, The House and Senate have reached agreement on an overall general fund budget plan. Next year's general fund budget will spend $6.97 billion, or 99.8 percent of on-going state revenue. This plan fully funds the property tax credits incl

    March 27, 2014

  • Q&A on the Library of Congress By U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley Q: What is the Library of Congress? A: Known as the nation's library, the Library of Congress is located on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. It serves as the primary research arm of Congress. Home to 36 million books and

    March 20, 2014

  • Volunteer policy unclear Editorial by the Daily Iowegian Parents can sometimes be at odds with school districts over policies and practices that affect their children. But what about when a policy affects parents? Recently some controversy has erupted in the Centerville Sc

    March 20, 2014 1 Story

  • Recreational marijuana? By Michael Schaffer Managing Editor The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants readers to think about marijuana use by the general public. Poll respondents overwhelmingly said medicinal m

    March 20, 2014

  • Open letter to the Centerville School District Board It has come to my attention that recently a parent in the Centerville School District was planning on chaperoning a band trip. The parent submitted to a background check which is not required by law or outlined in the school district's policy 904.2 r

    March 20, 2014

  • Salute watchdogs during Sunshine Week By U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley From the earliest days of the republic, America's Founders fought tooth and nail to strike the proper balance between an effective federal government, the sovereignty of the states and the natural rights of individuals. Th

    March 18, 2014

  • Time for medical cannabis Thousands of Iowans are needlessly suffering because Iowa laws keep them from using medicine available in many other states I've met many of them. They are all ages, from all walks of life, and have all sorts of political and religious beliefs. They

    March 18, 2014

  • State Sen. Ken Rozenboom Newsletter Hi Daily Iowegian! After nine weeks and the second funnel now behind us, a couple things have become very clear -- Senate Democrats are determined to push for more spending and expanding the scope of government. Meanwhile, Senate Republicans are work

    March 18, 2014

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The Iowegian wants readers to think about rental permit fees. The Centerville City Council has conducted two working sessions and a third one is planned in order to get a feel for the public's appetite about raising rental permit fees from charging a landlord $25 every two years to charging a certain amount per rental unit per year. So, the question of the week is, "Are you in favor of Centerville increasing rental permit fees?"

A. I'm in favor.
B. I'm not in favor.
C. I'm not sure.
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