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Some Iowa small towns are growing, despite statewide trends

CEDAR RAPIDS — While most small town Iowans still describe their communities as safe and friendly, their close-knit fabric is beginning to f ... »

Rx online reaches out to rural towns

IOWA CITY — In 2012, high costs and a low patient population forced Roby Miller's family to close a pharmacy in eastern rural Iowa.

T ... »

Tenants of Hach Brothers building embrace wood, brick, natural light

CEDAR RAPIDS — When Mary Abel and Scott Zach were looking for new digs for their respective design studio and insurance businesses, they foun ... »

Tech Connect: Why you need to protect your data

Have you thought about what data files are important for sustaining your business? I would bet that they would include accounting files, personnel ... »

Marion library board wants to move ahead on mixed-use project

MARION — It could be change again, as soon as next spring, for the Marion Public Library when a new building could be under construction, of ... »

Integrated DNA Technologies moves into former Harley-Davidson store in Coralville

A former motorcycle sales floor may not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of the ideal place for a company that synthesizes custo ... »

On Topic: It’s in the genes

At the end of play for the Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio, last month, Tiger Woods hung up his cap at 14-over 302.

He’d won the e ... »

Iowa DNR warns of hazards at Coralville Lake

CORALVILLE — Iowa Department of Natural Resources officials are warning boaters of potential hazards at Coralville Lake.

“The b ... »

Hillary Clinton set for campaign stops in Iowa City, Ottumwa

DES MOINES — Front-running Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will be making a return trip to Iowa next week.

Officials ... »

Solar-powered plane lands in Hawaii, pilot sets nonstop record

A Swiss man attempting to circumnavigate the globe with an aircraft powered only by the sun’s energy landed in Hawaii on Friday, after a rec ... »

Fourth of July particularly deadly for drivers when it falls on a weekend

JOHNSON COUNTY — Drivers hitting the road on this long holiday weekend may not think about it. But the timing of the Fourth of July holiday ... »

Loebsack says he's learning to be leader

JOHNSTON — Dave Loebsack says he is finding his way in his new role of carrying the flag for Democrats in Iowa.

When he was re-electe ... »

Palo man faces numerous charges in stalking case

IOWA CITY — A Palo man has been arrested on a number of warrants related to a burglary and stalking case on the University of Iowa campus. ... »

Motorcyclist hurt while attempting to avoid ‘personal floatation devices’ in Central City

CENTRAL CITY — A Missouri woman was hospitalized Friday when she crashed her motorcycle trying to avoid items that had fallen off the back o ... »

Tipton celebrates its 175th birthday

TIPTON — Tipton is doubling up on celebrations this weekend.

It is observing the Fourth of July while celebrating its 175th anniversa ... »