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    Patrick Michael Conway of Russell passed away Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. There will be a celebration of life held on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 11:30 a.m., with a rosary at 11 a.m., at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton. Visitation will be held prior f…

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Last Friday the Revenue Estimating Conference met. This process gives us final revenue projections as we start preparing our budgets for the next fiscal year. Because of the pro-growth policies we have continued to pass throughout the last several years, Iowa has seen economic growth even th…