First installment of IWCOA dual rankings

The Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association has released its first set of dual rankings this season.

Southeast Polk (Class 3A), Dave ... »

Book closes on 63-month LOST for flood recovery

CEDAR RAPIDS — City officials have issued a final report that details how the city spent $94.773 million raised for flood-related programs v ... »

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Evelyn Powers
EVELYN POWERS Cedar Rapids Evelyn E. Powers, 79, of Cedar Rapids, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. There will be no services. Inurnment: Cedar Mem ... »
Terese Snyder
TERESE SNYDER Marion Terese Bridget (Walsh) Snyder, 73, of Marion, formerly of Des Moines, died Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014, in Marion. Cremation ... »
Cedar Rapids police conduct railroad enforcement sting Thursday

CEDAR RAPIDS — The cab of a 121-ton Union Pacific locomotive, for most, is a different way to travel through downtown Cedar Rapids.

O ... »

Norman Wilkerson
NORTH ENGLISH Norman E. "Tib" Wilkerson, 85, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service, North English. »
P&Z Commission recommends landmark status for cottages

IOWA CITY -- Another Iowa City committee has given approval of historic landmark designation for three mid-19th century cottages.

The Plann ... »

Duane Nollsch
DUANE NOLLSCH Iowa City Duane Arthur Nollsch, 90, of Iowa City, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. ... »
JUSTIN AMENT Marion Justin B. Ament, 35, of Marion, passed Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. Due to circumstances beyond the family's control and the holid ... »
Jerald Wyatt
JERALD WYATT Cedar Rapids Jerald D. Wyatt, 73, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown. A visitation will be Satur ... »
Clifford Henderson
CLIFFORD HENDERSON Marion Clifford J. Henderson of Marion ended his nine lives on earth at St. Luke's Hospice on Dec. 16, 2014. Visitation will ... »
University of Iowa President Mason vows to foster environment 'open to all points of view'

After receiving widespread criticism for its handling of a Ku Klux Klan-likened sculpture that an artist installed on campus without permission ear ... »

Traditions and school spirit

STANWOOD — One of the main tasks during the holiday season is decorating a Christmas tree.

Most families get together and put u ... »

Adolf Zuber
ADOLF ZUBER Marengo Adolf J. Zuber, 98, of Marengo, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at Rose Haven Nursing Home, Marengo. Funeral services: 11 a.m ... »
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