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Iowa City Council member Jim Throgmorton running for another term

IOWA CITY — With his latest term on Iowa City Council nearing its end, Jim Throgmorton has announced plans to run for a consecutive term.

Warrant issued for Boys and Girls Club theft suspect

CEDAR RAPIDS — Police have issued an arrest warrant for a man suspected in the April 11 burglary of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Cedar Rapids ... »

More than 1,000 applicants seek unpaid Clinton fellowships in Iowa

DES MOINES — While many Iowans scatter to the coasts, mountains and “Up North” in summer, Hillary Clinton’s presidentia ... »

High hopes for Wahlert baseball

DUBUQUE — The baseball diamond sitting behind Wahlert High School may be quiet now, but not for long. It will soon be filled with the ... »

Ground Floor: Cedar Rapids business sells better hearing for a better life

CEDAR RAPIDS — Jennifer Reekers and Diana Kain want people to be as proactive about their hearing health as they are about having their eyes ... »

Hawkeyes douse NCAA drought, seek splash vs. Ducks

The last time Iowa played in an NCAA baseball tournament:

* The Chicago Cubs were only 45 years removed from their last World Series appearan ... »

Iowa City Lucky’s Market opening date pushed to July 1

IOWA CITY — The opening date for Iowa City Marketplace’s Lucky’s Market has been pushed back a few weeks.

Lucky’s ... »

North Cedar’s ‘school mom’

LOWDEN — North Cedar’s high school advisors are meant to be the people who their advisees can come to with any problem.

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Cedar Falls girls top field in regional golf tourney

CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Kennedy junior Sierra Hargens has been playing golf for less than two full years. Not competitive golf. Golf per ... »

Xavier student creates unique Stations of the Cross

Zach Detterman believes in seeing a project through.

Back in November of 2013, Detterman — who is currently a junior at Xavier High Sc ... »

Assessing our county’s health

Together! Healthy Linn is a local, collaborative effort to complete a Community Health Assessment and Community Health Improvement Plan for all of ... »

Gene Davis

GENE DAVIS Vinton Gene L. Davis, 87, died Sunday, May 24, 2015, at Virginia Gay Nursing and Rehab in Vinton. Funeral services will be held at 11 a. ... »

Wal-Mart revamping auto-care centers

Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s auto centers, the car-maintenance areas attached to many of its stores, are getting a service overhaul.

To impr ... »

Harold Fish

HAROLD FISH Cedar Rapids Harold W. Fish, 94, of Cedar Rapids, died Saturday, May 23, 2015, in Northbrook Care Center. Harold's request was to have ... »