Iowa-UNI breakdown: Defense defines both teams

DES MOINES — Outside of a blocked shot, there’s nothing less SportsCenter-worthy in college basketball than old-fashioned, sol ... »

Iowa City man, owner of abused cat, charged with 18 counts of sexual abuse

IOWA CITY — An Iowa City man faces 18 counts of sex abuse for allegedly committing sexual acts with an “incapacitated” woman a ... »

Iowa City, three other area districts chosen for teacher leadership program

Four Corridor school districts will begin receiving state money for teacher leadership programs over the next two years, the Iowa Department of Edu ... »

Iowa City school district’s message about gifts to teachers still unclear

IOWA CITY — Iowa City Community School District officials are sending mixed signals about whether teachers are allowed to accept gifts from ... »

U.S. listeria outbreak causing four deaths tied to caramel apples

Four people have died and 26 people have been hospitalized due to a listeria outbreak, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ... »

Jerry Buol
JERRY BUOL Cedar Rapids Jerry Lee Buol, 67, of Cedar Rapids, died suddenly Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, at St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids. A Celeb ... »
Mauer to return to manage Kernels in 2015

CEDAR RAPIDS — For his 36th birthday, Jake Mauer got a repeat gift. A third year managing the Cedar Rapids Kernels ... »

Terry Stoll
ANAMOSA Terry Stoll, 60, died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. Goettsch Funeral Home, Anamosa. »
Arrest made in Thursday afternoon bank robbery

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Cedar Rapids Police Department is giving a hat tip to citizens who provide officers with information which led to the arre ... »

Jerry Haas
LAMONT Jerry D. Haas, 56, died Monday evening, Dec. 15, 2014. Reiff Funeral Home & Crematory, Independence. »
Iowa jobless rate falls to 4.3 percent

More Iowans were working last month, sending the state’s jobless rate down to 4.3 percent from 4.5 percent in October.

Iowa Workforce ... »

Therese Donley
THERESE DONLEY Cedar Rapids Therese Bernadine Donley, 60, of Cedar Rapids, died Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, at St. Luke's Hospital. Visitation will ... »
Patricia Edwards
PRESTON Patricia A. "Patty" Edwards, 64, died Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. Carson Celebration of Life Center, Maquoketa. »
Calendar call undermines local control

Deciding when a school year starts is a decision that should be left to local school boards, not the Iowa State Fair Board.

That seems like a ... »

James Clark
INDEPENDENCE James V. "Vic" Clark, 84, died Thursday morning, Dec. 18, 2014. Reiff Funeral Home & Crematory, Independence. »
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