1. Muscatine Uncut: Kelcey Brackett

At-large city councilman Kelcey Brackett has traveled an intriguing path on to the city council and throughout his life, going from the military to IT working for one of the first Internet companies in Muscatine, and onto the council using a low-budget, high-impact technique of drawing the vote. We talk to him about the city, the council, new technologies and his life.

Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.