Cover Story
Ames’ Growing Pains: Debating the best path forward for city development
By Gavin Aronsen

Of Local Importance
Reclaiming Varsity Theatre
By Ian Ringgenberg

Under the Radar
The Future of the Dinkey Bridge
By Kristin Roach

DIY
Solo Projects: Record Labels Operate in Ames
By Nate Logsdon

Fiction
All Too Soon
By Bryon Dudley

Guest Commentary
Combating the Roots of Terrorism
By Laura Bosworth and James Adams

Sports
Brett Favre’s Last Stand?: A broken-hearted Vikings fan in the Twin Cities
By Ricky Fields