Emmetsburg Newshttp://www.emmetsburgnews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 29 Jan 2015 03:04:46 EDTThu, 29 Jan 2015 03:04:46 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssReader's "Two Cents Worth"http://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/524217.htmlTo the Editor: After reading the recent letters concerning the Board of Supervisors' decision to terminate the contract with Joel Fantz, I want to comment.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTReader Wants Accountabilityhttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/524216.htmlTo the Editor: On exercising the first amendment this veteran would ask "NO CAUSE"? The supervisors were elected by the citizens of Palo Alto County and Mr. Fantz was an employee of the county and in my opinion an excellent County Engineer.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTReader: "The Proof is in the Pudding"http://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/524215.htmlLetter to the Editor, Accepting the fact that we are ALL in the new club house together, with little public input, we should have some humor involved Remember back when our to be President, Obama stated many, many times that TRANSPARENCY would be...Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTPlan To Close Mental Institutions A Mistakehttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/524202.htmlLetter to the Editor: I recently read of Governor Branstad's plan to close two (2) of Iowa's three (3) mental institutions. That is a mistake unless his plan provides for the replacement of those mental health beds that would be eliminated.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTForward Thinkinghttp://www.emmetsburgnews.com/page/content.detail/id/524201.htmlTo the Editor: Sharing with other like-minded governments: it's worth more than just talking about it. And there is evidence the Supervisors of Palo Alto County are willing to invest their time by discussing it in an "official" settin.Thu, 22 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT