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Sun editorial: City should rethink design standards
October 9, 2015
We believe it's time for the Mount Vernon City Council to review the Commercial Property Design Ordinance.

Living in Iowa: How is it possible Mount Vernon is only the third snobbiest town?
by Dan Brawner · October 9, 2015
The phrase "Iowa snob" may sound like a contradiction, but a recent survey shows a list of the top-10 most snobby towns in Iowa. And Mount Vernon is on it.

Celebrate national 4-H week, consider joining a club
October 9, 2015
Now is the time of year for youth to join and participate in 4-H, the youth development program of Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

Musing: Ramblings: Cornell citizens, pedestrian safety and ...
by Jake Krob · October 9, 2015

The Sun's election-related Letters to the Editor policy
October 9, 2015

Sun editorial: Engage with what will drive future of the community
October 2, 2015
What's happening at 9:30 a.m. this Saturday, Oct. 3, is as important as it gets for the future of Mount Vernon. The event, at City Hall, is a chance for you to see what the future of the community should look like.

Living in Iowa: Blood on the moon, water on Mars. What does it take to get us to look up?
by Dan Brawner · October 2, 2015
Meteors are whizzing around the Earth, threatening to plunge us into perpetual darkness.

Guest Column: Lisbon Alumni Association hosts Homecoming breakfast
by Brad Lind · October 2, 2015

Musings: The worst stories so often turn into the best stories
by Jake Krob · October 2, 2015
"What's the worst story you've ever done?" the Mount Vernon fourth-grader asked.

Sun editorial: Top alumni are great examples
September 25, 2015
This year's Mount Vernon alumni award winners make us proud, serve as examples of why this community is so special and provide lessons for us all.

Living in Iowa:A giant scorpion is found in Iowa - and we were worried about deer
by Dan Brawner · September 25, 2015
Recently, Yale scientists found something frightening in the Upper Iowa River. It was as big as a bathtub with numerous claws and a long spiky tail.

Musings: Don't tip your glass to meaningless Top 10 lists
by Jake Krob · September 25, 2015
Just last week, Mount Vernon cracked into an unusual ranking. It was listed as No. 6 in a list of the "10 drunkest places in Iowa."

Suicide prevention: Take seriously cries for help
by Jennifer Husmann, Guest Columnist · September 25, 2015
September is Suicide Prevention Month.

Sun editorial: City candidates face big issues
September 18, 2015

Living in Iowa
by Dan Brawner · September 18, 2015
Setting the best example: Binge drinking sorority sisters or the Zombie March
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