Northern-Sun Printhttp://www.northernsunprint.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:25:42 EDTFri, 31 Oct 2014 09:25:42 EDT of Life By: Jill Pertler-Our new garage door garage door was on its last legs - or better put, its last hinges. However you say it, the large piece of lumber was dying a slow death and had been operating in a temperamental mode for the last century, or at least the better part of a year.Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe Senate Side-Senator Steve Sodder-Iowa Stands Out For Jobs And Business Climate April of this year, Iowa Premium Beef received $4 million in state tax credits. The $4 million is from the High Quality Jobs Program administered by the Iowa Economic Development Authorit.Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTIn Iowa's Interest: Focus on Safety and Health of Farm Families and Workers is Crucial By Senator Tom Harkin of thousands of Iowans are pushing to harvest huge quantities of food, feed, and energy in a short time. As we thank them for hard work and dedication this is also a key time to focus on farm safety and health.Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTQ&A: Free Speech Fosters Free Elections with U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley What are the five essential freedoms of the First Amendment? A: During the ordinary grind of everyday life, Americans may become complacent about the core principles of our democracy that guarantee our individual right.Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTNorthey Comments On Iowa Crops And Weather Report MOINES - Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today commented on the Iowa crop progress and condition report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. The report is released weekly from April through October.Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT