Life & Accent

Liberty Band of Marion plays songs of the Civil War

New band plays on antique instruments

Man can’t walk, but he can fly

Disabled man gets the chance to see the world from above once again

Health

UIHC feels ‘very well prepared’ for Ebola

Hospital has been training, going over procedures since the summer

IOWA CITY — Infectious disease experts at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics said Tuesday that they’ve been honing...

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Food

Base: It’s the type of vegetables that gives a dish personality

To build flavor, start with a great base

You don’t need to know how to pronounce mirepoix or suppengruen. You just need to know that a mouthwatering dish, no matter what the...

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People and Places

Friendly spirits walk among the guests at southeast Iowa's Mason House Inn

The southeastern Iowa attraction is one of America's most haunted lodges

BENTONSPORT — Abraham Lincoln stops by to chat. Mary Todd Lincoln wants to redecorate. Civil War soldier Harold is the gatekeeper and Mary...

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Books

‘The Book of Unknown Americans’: Novel is a story for all Americans

New youth book chronicles life of man who helped preserve Boundary Waters

Hoopla

VIDEO: Cirque brings Dralion to Cedar Rapids in November

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