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Branstad collapses during Johnston speaking engagement

DES MOINES — Gov. Terry Branstad was taken by ambulance to an area hospital Monday morning after becoming ill during a speaking engagement. ... »

Jean Hersey
JEAN HERSEY Cedar Rapids Jean A. Hersey, 93, a part-time resident of both Cedar Rapids and Scottsdale, Ariz., passed away Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015, ... »
Time Machine: Bloom County House

IOWA CITY — Iowa had its own controversial cartoonist for a short time in the 1980s. Berkeley “Berke” Breathed started drawing ... »

Arlo Bullerman
DECORAH Arlo Bullerman, 67, of East Troy, Wis., formerly of Decorah, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. Schluter-Balik Funeral Home, Decorah. »
Linn County jury finds Schaul guilty of vehicular homicide

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Linn County jury Monday found Brandon Schaul guilty of vehicular homicide in the death of Rachel Denny and the serious inju ... »

Tiffin council member Mark Petersen resigns

TIFFIN — With about three years left on his term, Tiffin City Council Member Mark Petersen has resigned, leaving the remaining council to de ... »

Marlys Raddatz
MARLYS RADDATZ Troy Mills Marlys L. Raddatz, 82, current resident of Keystone Place and formerly of Troy Mills, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 201 ... »
Dennis Pfiffner
CEDAR RAPIDS Dennis A. Pfiffner, 74, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids. »
Homers & Gomers

HOMERS — What’s going right


Hembera out for the season

CEDAR RAPIDS — Craig Foote is an optimist. But even he was downcast Monday afternoon.

“There’s not a happy spin t ... »

White questionable with stinger

IOWA CITY — Iowa senior forward Aaron White remains questionable for Saturday’s game against Wisconsin after suffering a sting ... »

Duane Stock Sr.
LONE TREE Duane F. Stock Sr., 91, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services, Lone Tree. »
Lawmakers question funding for ISU experiment station

DES MOINES — As lawmakers this week continue to debate how to fund Iowa’s public universities, some are asking whether nearly $30 mil ... »

University of Iowa, AIB to partner for new campus in Des Moines

DES MOINES — The University of Iowa today announced plans to partner with AIB College of Business in Des Moines to open a second campus on t ... »

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