Emmetsburg Newshttp://www.emmetsburgnews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 27 Nov 2014 04:26:21 EDTThu, 27 Nov 2014 04:26:21 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss"Let's Stop Chasing After FEMA Dollars And Get Us A Bridge Built"http://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523974.htmlTo the Editor: We pay nearly six thousand dollars in property taxes per year &?don't even have our own road to drive on. Since the June floods I have been looking at a bridge across the creek, but no way to get to it. The road stops about 14 ft.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTMedian Income and the Tax Burdenhttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523928.htmlLetter to the Editor: Kirk Haack, in his letter to the editor, states that it is important to understand the "large story" regarding property tax assessments and rates.Tue, 11 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTStand Up And Be Heard -- Be Therehttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523749.htmlLetter to the Editor: A newsworthy event occurred last Thursday evening when a standing-room only crowd of neighbors gathered at the VFW to participate in a Forum sponsored by a newly-formed organization called Citizens for Responsible Government...Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTAn Open Letter To City Leaders And The Citizens of Emmetsburghttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523748.htmlLetter to the Editor The Event Center as proposed is going to be a reality, in fact the final design has more square footage than the original proposal. Approximately half of the final 3.2 million dollar cost was raised through private donation.Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTVote Keeps Students On The Cutting Edgehttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/523734.htmlTo the Editor: A big thank you is in order on behalf of the Friends of Iowa Lakes Community College who urged Voters to approve the renewal of a technology replacement levy.Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT