• Food Stamp challenge

• Harkin: Attack on food assistance 'unconscionable'

• Local educators blast NCLB for 'unrealistic' standards

• Charity golf event aims at sudden unexplained death of children

• Teens to plead guilty to crime spree

• Kuemper to conduct Alumni Phon-a-thon Oct. 7-21

• Football: Knights still No. 1 in AP football poll; No. 6 Carroll, No. 7 CR-B face key district games Friday