Shirley Schanze
WHEATLAND Shirley Schanze, 85, died Thursday, April 16, 2015. Chapman Funeral Home, Wheatland. »
Marjorie O'Meara
CEDAR RAPIDS Marjorie O'Meara, 94, died Friday, April 17, 2015. Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Marion. »
The Week — Marijuana, Hillary’s next trip and hot new spring fashions


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Dale Franck
DALE "BUCKET" FRANCK Cedar Rapids Dale F. "Bucket" Franck, 66, of Cedar Rapids, died Thursday, April 16, 2015, at University of Iowa Hospitals a ... »
Jeffrey Bartmess
MARTELLE Jeffrey Allen Bartmess, 45, of Martelle, formerly of Davenport, died Wednesday, April 15, 2015. Stewart Baxter Funeral & Memorial Services, Mount Vernon (formerly Morgan's). »
Alice McIntire
TAMA Alice Virginia (Marsh) McIntire, 81, died Thursday, April 16, 2015. Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo. »
Too many deer can create road hazards

To the editor:

On March 16 at approximately 6 a.m., our son left home to go to work in Waterloo. Less tha ... »

Mary Hartman
MARION Mary Hartman, 77, died Friday, April 17, 2015. Brosh Chapel, Cedar Rapids. »
Melvin Mattson
MELVIN MATTSON Cedar Rapids Melvin P. Mattson, 82, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away unexpectedly Monday, April 13, 2015. He ... »
Helen Valvoda
HELEN VALVODA Oelwein Helen R. Valvoda, 89, of Oelwein, died Friday morning, April 17, 2015, at her home. Mass of Christian Burial: 11 a.m. W ... »
Molly McNall
TAMA Molly McNall, 97, died Friday, April 17, 2015. Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo. »
Grassley urged to review H-1B position

To the editor:

In March, I learned that Sen. Chuck Grassley was proposing to limit the amount of H1-B visas available for high skill jobs in ... »

19th century garments to see new light at Granger House fashion shows

Most of us find trash, not treasure, when we spring clean our closets.

When the staff at Granger House starting digging through drawers and ... »

Callahan takes Deery Bros win as Aikey falls flat

FARLEY — Seven-time IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series for Late Models champion and Cedar Falls native Jeff Aikey looked like he was w ... »

Gonsalves powers Kernels despite no-decision

CEDAR RAPIDS — Stephen Gonsalves did everything he could to earn a victory.

Instead of adding to his personal win total, the Ce ... »