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School districts exploring propane as eco-friendly bus option

With emission standards and budgets tightening, more school districts are shifting from diesels to what they call cleaner, greener, and cheaper pro ... »

Branstad thinks anti-bullying bill will be approved

DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad said he remains confident the Iowa Legislature will approve and send to his desk legislation expanding the s ... »

I.C. may raise EntreFest funding to encourage future events

IOWA CITY — A city committee has recommended the Iowa City Council increase funding of a statewide entrepreneurial program with hopes that it ... »

State geologist: Frac sand mine small threat to water supply

DECORAH — The porous bedrock of northeast Iowa, known as karst topography, does not pose a great obstacle to the mining of frac sand, State G ... »

Sentencing delayed for bank robber to review new evidence of stabbing

Sentencing was delayed Monday for a Cedar Rapids man, convicted of four bank robberies, so his attorney could review evidence prosecutors received ... »

Hush: Accreditor told AIB to stop public statements

IOWA CITY — More than two weeks after AIB College of Business announced plans to close and donate its Des Moines-based campus to the Universi ... »

7 former RoughRiders to the Frozen Four

Seven former Cedar Rapids RoughRiders are on teams that have qualified for next week’s NCAA Frozen Four h ... »

Offseason officially over with IMCA Frostbuster

At the NASCAR level over the last several years, the offseason has seemed to have gotten shorter and shorter. The season ends in November an ... »

Jury’s in: Swimmers like Iowa facility

IOWA CITY — The NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships wrapped up last night to rave reviews from competing swimmers at the Universit ... »

Minnesota antique business finds home in Czech Village

Relocating for a spouse's new job is always a challenge, but in Becky Olson's case, there were a few extra steps involved when her husband accepted ... »

Linn County offering free STI testing

CEDAR RAPIDS — In an effort to reduce Linn County's high sexually transmitted infection rate, the health department will offer free testing t ... »

Trevor Noah to succeed Jon Stewart as ‘Daily Show’ host

LOS ANGELES — Trevor Noah, a South African comedian with a low profile in the United States, will inherit one of the most-watched pulpits in ... »

Agon Wrestling Championships come to Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS — Agon Wrestling Championships will host its fifth program in the City of Five Seasons.

The event dubbed “I ... »

Police looking for missing Cedar Rapids man

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids Police Department is looking for a man who has been missing since February.

Police said 41-year-old Wi ... »

Podcast: On Iowa talks QBs, spring football, Final Four

The “On Iowa ... »