Pauline Ewoldt
PAULINE EWOLDT Traer Pauline Alvena Ewoldt, 82, of Traer, died Friday, July 31, 2015, following a brief illness. Visitation: 4:30 to 7 p.m. Mon ... »
We cannot ignore climate change

To the editor:

It’s encouraging to see more acceptance that climate change is happening. Not that we like it, but we need to know how ... »

Mary Ropp
KALONA Mary Elva (Swartzendruber) Ropp, 80, died Thursday, July 30, 2015. Beatty Peterseim Funeral Home, Kalona. »
Donna Miller
DONNA MILLER Cedar Rapids Donna Jean Miller, 67, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, died on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in her home. Services will be held a ... »
Rosalie Conway
ROSALIE "ROSE" CONWAY Cedar Rapids Rosalie Ann "Rose" Conway of Cedar Rapids died Thursday, July 30, 2015, at Mercy Medical Center. Visitation ... »
Beverly Krogman
BEVERLY KROGMAN Worthington Beverly J. Krogman, 73, of Worthington, Iowa, died Thursday, July 30, 2015, at Shady Rest Care Center in Cascade, su ... »
Sharon Mortvedt
SHARON MORTVEDT Ames Sharon L. Mortvedt, 79, of Ames, died peacefully surrounded by her family July 29, 2015, at Rolling Green Village in Nevada ... »
Victor Knautz
VICTOR "RIP" KNAUTZ Galena, Ill. Victor G. "Rip" Knautz passed away on July 26, 2015, after a three-year battle with lung cancer. Vic requested ... »
No. 29 — No. 3 OT

No. 29 . . . Iowa's offensive line depth was tested a little bit last season. Between injuries guards Jordan Wa ... »

Ask Marion residents if they want new library

To the editor:

I took the new Marion library online survey. Never once did the survey ask “Do you think Marion needs a new library?&# ... »

Paul Ralston
BALDWIN Paul L. Ralston, 65, died Thursday, July 30, 2015. Carson Celebration of Life Center, Maquoketa. »
Cedar Rapids should lead by example

To the editor:

The Iowa Department of Transportation/Cedar Rapids traffic camera fiasco shows Cedar Rapids’ total lack of respect for ... »

Donna Davenport
MAQUOKETA Donna M. Davenport, 65, died Sunday, July 19, 2015. Carson Celebration of Life Center, Maquoketa. »
Josephine Talbott
JOSEPHINE "JO" TALBOTT Cedar Rapids Josephine "Jo" Talbott, 88, of Cedar Rapids, passed away July 30, 2015, at Unity Point Hospice at St. Luke ... »
Barta, Ferentz totally focused on 2015 season

CHICAGO — No matter what happens in 2015, Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz will have four years remaining on his contract, which runs through ... »