Turnout in Fairfax up more than 15 percent over 2008

3 January 2012 | 9:00 pm  in Linn County, Reports by Steve Gravelle

Friends Johnathan Langenberg and Thomas Frieden, both 18-year-old University of Northern Iowa freshmen, were glad they stayed around their hometown of Fairfax to participate in their first Iowa caucus. “It was great,” Langenberg said after the crisply-run GOP meeting at the Guaranty Bank Fairfax community room. ...