IPTV documentary looks at the Sideys and their great weekly newspaper

By CHUCK OFFENBURGER GREENFIELD, Iowa, March 5, 2014 — Iowa Public Television tonight premieres an hour-long documentary telling the story of one of the state’s most remarkable journalism families and their newspaper.  They are the Sideys, of Greenfield, and the weekly newspaper they’ve owned and operated with love and professionalism for 125 years, the Adair…

POGGENSEE’S POSTCARDS: A good winter for one northwest Iowa school’s ice fishing class!

IDA GROVE, Iowa, Feb. 6, 2014 —“It was good to see the Alta-Aurelia school students out on Moorehead Lake during a ‘First Experience’ ice fishing outing,” photographer Don Poggensee reported the other day, when he sent us some beautiful winter images of Iowa.  “I understand that all the students were able to land fish, and what a great way to…