Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Wednesday March 18, 2015
STANWOOD — This is the second year “Business Communications” has been offered at North Cedar High School.
The cla ...
Thursday March 12, 2015
Enjoying a (spring) break
MARION — Spring is approaching. Birds are chirping, snow is melting and spring break is here.
Spring break is a huge time for v ...
Wednesday March 11, 2015
North Cedar excels in music
STANWOOD — North Cedar’s music department has students from choir, band and jazz band that compete in competitions throughout ...
Friday February 27, 2015
Marion choirs on the rise
MARION — Two or three years — maybe even last year — if someone had mentioned Marion High School having a show choir, m ...
Thursday February 26, 2015
Picking Mr. North Cedar
STANWOOD — Earlier this month, the North Cedar After Prom committee hosted its fifth annual Mr. North Cedar Contest, raising $1,100 f ...
Thursday February 19, 2015
Forging new bonds
IOWA CITY — In the past few months, the news has been splattered with racially charged incidents involving the police, ranging from t ...
Tuesday February 03, 2015
Dying to learn
STANWOOD — At 7:30 a.m. on Dec. 18th North Cedar science teacher Jay Fetzer was murdered in his classroom.
It was up to his eig ...
Thursday January 08, 2015
Should regents have to live in Iowa?
Halfway through her six-year term on Iowa's Board of Regents, Nicole C. Carroll in November resigned after her family moved to Texas. But according ...
Wednesday January 07, 2015
Photo from Maquoketa Valley event
DELHI — The Maquoketa Valley Student Council held a food drive to benefit the food pantry and Second Helpings.
Almost 400 items were collected.
Thursday December 18, 2014
Traditions and school spirit
STANWOOD — One of the main tasks during the holiday season is decorating a Christmas tree.
Most families get together and put u ...
Thursday December 04, 2014
A glimpse outside America
CEDAR RAPIDS — International Round Table was celebrated last month, Xavier’s 17th iteration of the global conference created b ...
Friday November 07, 2014
Pink Heals raising funds, hope
TIFFIN — They call it Pink Heals. They raise money and give back to the community.
A pink firetruck goes from city to city, tow ...