Toledo Chronicle, Tama News-Heraldhttp://www.tamatoledonews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 21 Aug 2014 00:06:43 EDTThu, 21 Aug 2014 00:06:43 EDT all of us used to earn the minimum wage decry the fact that the minimum wage hasn't been raised since 2009, and talk about "income inequality" and "fairness." So how much is the minimum wage, who earns it, and why? The Federal minimum wage is $7.25 per hour, before overtime.Wed, 6 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe technology that will stimulate journalism's future is now here say technology has changed the newspaper media industry is understating the obvious. While much discussion focuses on how we read the news, technology is changing the way we report the news.Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTSodders to co-chair bipartisan review of medical cannabis oil legislation Senator Steve Sodders of State Center will co-chair a bipartisan legislative review of the effectiveness of a new Iowa legalizing the use of medical cannabis oil.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe Decline of Civic Education and the Liberal Arts education faces many problems today, but one of the most serious problems is the decline in traditional liberal arts curriculum. This is especially true when examining the alarming crisis in civic education. Anne D.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTCreating jobs, growing Iowa's economy with clean energy is proof that clean energy works. We lead the nation in wind power generation and in biofuels production. We also rank among the top 12 states in the nation when it comes to energy efficiency. These successes have not come about by accident.Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDT