Britney Spears’ new lawyer files to remove father’s control


LOS ANGELES — Britney Spears’ new attorney petitioned Monday to oust her father from the conservatorship that has controlled her life and money for 13 years and replace him with a professional accountant. Matthew Rosengart said in documents filed in Los Angeles Superior court that the ...

Borrowing increase in doubt after council vote

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The Marshalltown City Council did not approve an increase in its borrowing limit with two council members absent during Monday’s regular meeting. During the July 12 meeting, the council approved a motion to return with a resolution raising its borrowing limit from 60 percent of its legal ...

Mathis running for First Congressional District

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CEDAR RAPIDS – Iowa State Senator Liz Mathis announced she will continue her service to Eastern Iowa by running for Iowa’s First Congressional District. “It’s been the joy of my life to listen to people across eastern Iowa and to be their voice. I’ve spent decades listening and ...

Courthouse to get new general contractor

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The county is not expected to be back in the courthouse in 2021. First Onsite is no longer the general contractor for the Marshall County Courthouse renovation and Auditor Nan Benson said the county will meet with a couple other contractors to try to secure their services. "We hope to meet ...

Excessive heat watch issued for Marshalltown

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Excessive and dangerous heat is expected for Marshalltown Tuesday through Wednesday, as the National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch which covers all of central Iowa. Tuesday temperatures are expected to range from 100 degrees to 105 degrees. The temperatures on Wednesday ...