Lloyd McCammant
LLOYD MCCAMMANT Williamsburg Lloyd Leslie McCammant died Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids at the age of 71 year ... »
Rulan Hansen
DECORAH Dr. Rulan S. Hansen, DVM, 93, died Thursday morning, March 26, 2015. Fjelstul Funeral Home, Decorah. »
The Week — Cruz news amuses and Hoosiers take culture war to overtime


It was U.S. Sen. ... »

John Clark
CORALVILLE John Clark, 72, died Friday, March 27, 2015. Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service, Iowa City. »
Bully pulpit, yes; pulpit bully, no

To the editor:

T.R. Roosevelt, our 26th president, is famous for coining two enduring phrases: the “bully pulpit” as well as &# ... »

Harlan Appleby
HARLAN APPLEBY Manchester Harlan Harrison Appleby, 95, of Arthur, Ill., formerly of Manchester, passed away at 11:44 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2 ... »
Has UKIP arrived in Iowa?

A significant (and I believe growing) number of Iowans no longer fit neatly into the two historic political categories that have dominated American ... »

Safer crossing on 42nd not a priority

To the editor:

I am a bicycle rider and I wish to comment on the plans for a safer crossing on 42nd Street NE by the railroad tracks.

I ... »

Jerry Nelson
WAUCOMA Jerry Nelson, 60, died Thursday, March 26, 2015. Schluter-Balik Funeral Home, Decorah. »
Lowell Waybill
CEDAR RAPIDS Lowell Waybill, 81, died Thursday, March 26, 2015. Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids. »
R. Maxine Fish
R. MAXINE FISH Urbana R. Maxine Fish, 74, of Urbana, died Tuesday, March 24, 2015, following an extended illness. Memorial services will be 11 ... »
Iowa law tackles use of GPS for stalking

IOWA CITY — Among the screening questions for new clients at the Domestic Violence Intervention Program’s shelter are a few about cel ... »

Harold Schuerer
HAROLD SCHUERER East Amana Harold W. Schuerer, 88, of East Amana, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 27, 2015. Celebration of Life servic ... »
Warren is champion for working families

To the editor:

Here’s why Elizabeth Warren, senior Senator from Massachusetts, should run for president. She’s a champion for w ... »

Beverly Trumbull
CEDAR RAPIDS Beverly Trumbull, 78, died Friday, March 27, 2015. Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids. »