Vanessa Lipscomb
VANESSA LIPSCOMB Vinton Vanessa D. Lipscomb, 62, of Vinton, died Feb. 25, 2015, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City follow ... »
Mary Coats
OELWEIN Mary J. "M.J." Coats, 64, died Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 25, 2015. Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home, Oelwein. »
Arlene LeMense
CEDAR RAPIDS Arlene (Schave) LeMense died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Murdoch Funeral Home, Marion. »
Dale Kappmeyer
DALE KAPPMEYER Cedar Rapids Dale Andrew Kappmeyer, 77, of Cedar Rapids, died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in St. Luke's Hospital. There will be no ser ... »
Jannette Biley
CEDAR RAPIDS Jannette Biley, 78, died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids. »
Diane Berger
DIANE BERGER Coralville Diane D. Berger, 78, a longtime resident of the Coralville area, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at Windmill Manor Care Ce ... »
Stop supporting factory farms

To the editor:

Do you want clean water in Iowa? I believe factory farms are a big part of the poor water quality here. If you agree, then I ... »

Obama should repeal 2001 AUMF

To the editor:

The word “enduring” has entered the conversation on U.S. military policy in the past few weeks. Its most notabl ... »

Iowa-Penn State breakdown


Iowa 18-10 (9-6 Big Ten); Penn State 15-13 (3-12 Big Ten)

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Dorothy Campbell
DOROTHY CAMPBELL Marion Dorothy Campbell died Feb. 23, 2015, in the company of her family. A reception honoring her life will take place Sunday ... »
The Week -- A dime passes, a smokeless casino fades and bottle rocket ’bros unite!


Next time some legislator says, “Patience, my fair constituent. Issues in the ... »

Louanne Mizaur
OXFORD JUNCTION Louanne M. Mizaur, 83, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. Iowa Cremation. »
Joan Helle
JOAN HELLE Dyersville Joan M. Helle, 89, of Dyersville, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, at Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque. Friends may call from 2 ... »
Veteran death is shameful

Statistics are just numbers on a page, something we read before shaking our heads and moving on to the next thing — until they strike close ... »

Article omitted pertinent information

To the editor:

The Feb. 19 article “Ukrainian president asks world for aid” was very informative. However, the writer should ha ... »

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