Wilma Skripsky
WILMA SKRIPSKY Cedar Rapids Wilma Skripsky, 88, of Cedar Rapids, died peacefully Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at MeadowView assisted living. Celebra ... »
King continues ‘spewing racist rhetoric’

To the editor:

Donald Trump has recently made several unsubstantiated pejorative remarks about undocumented immigrants. Now, the backlash ha ... »

Denise Wilmoth
Denise Marie Wilmoth 7/3/1966 10/2/2014 Wishing you were here today for even just awhile so I could say Happy Birthday and ... »
John Morehead
CEDAR RAPIDS John Ira Morehead, 88, of Marshalltown, formerly of Cedar Rapids, died Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids. »
Richard Zenisek
RICHARD ZENISEK Fairfax Richard "Dick" Zenisek, 85, of Fairfax, died Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy, Hiawatha. Services are pending with Teahen Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids. »
Mark Dirks
MARK DIRKS Springville Mark Dirks, 60, of Springville, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2015. A celebration of life will be held at the gazebo in B ... »
Alfonzia Quarterman
ALFONZIA "BIG AL" QUARTERMAN Urbana Alfonzia "Big Al" Quarterman, 84, of Urbana, formerly of Rock Island, Ill., went to sleep for the last time ... »
Carin Green
CARIN GREEN Iowa City Professor Carin M. Green, 67, died Thursday, July 2, 2015, at her home with her husband, Peter, at her side. She was the ... »
Fredric Ketterer
OTHER DEATHS Fredric Albert Ketterer, 73, of Prairie du Chien, Wis., died Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Prairie du Chien. »
Bicycle riders must obey traffic laws

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I always have enjoyed watching RAGBRAI and have had numerous friends and family members complete the ride. However, last Sund ... »

Rand Paul touts ability to beat Hillary Clinton in C.R. visit

CEDAR RAPIDS — GOP presidential candidate and Kentucky Senator Rand Paul was in Cedar Rapids on Thursday looking past the deep field of Repub ... »

Iowa’s Ellingson gains medical red-shirt, ready to make impact

NORTH LIBERTY — Brady Ellingson is a freshman again, and that’s a good thing for the Iowa guard.

Ellingson applied for a medica ... »

Love prevails in Charleston

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I wrote a letter in February in reference to the Intelligent Faith conference making the point that those of us with faith ba ... »

No. 2 Jefferson crushes Waterloo West

CEDAR RAPIDS – Second-ranked Jefferson had no problems dispatching Waterloo West on Thursday, scoring 11 runs in both games of a doubleheade ... »

Freedom Festival, Fifth Season Races expand collaboration

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Freedom Festival continues to grow every year, sharing space and rubbing shoulders downtown with the Fifth Season Races. ... »