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 ... »
Hillary Clinton set for campaign stops in Iowa City, Ottumwa

DES MOINES — Front-running Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will be making a return trip to Iowa next week.

Officials ... »

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 ... »
Solar-powered plane lands in Hawaii, pilot sets nonstop record

A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun’s energy landed in Hawaii on Friday, after a rec ... »

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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. »
Iowa schools and NBA are virtual strangers

I hope Iowa’s Aaron White, a second-round draft pick of the Washington Wizards, makes it in the NBA.

I hope former Hawkeye Devy ... »

Loebsack says he's learning to be leader

JOHNSTON — Dave Loebsack says he is finding his way in his new role of carrying the flag for Democrats in Iowa.

When he was re-electe ... »

Palo man faces numerous charges in stalking case

IOWA CITY — A Palo man has been arrested on a number of warrants related to a burglary and stalking case on the University of Iowa campus. ... »