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Week Zero area football capsules

Area football capsules for Week Zero:HLV at WACO* Time and site - 7 p.m. Thursday, at Wayland* Records and rankings - 8-Player 10th-ranked HLV was 7-4 ...

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VIDEO: Lincoln Memorial defaced with expletive

WASHINGTON - The Lincoln Memorial in the U.S. capital was spray painted with expletive graffiti that was discovered on Tuesday, days after violence br ...

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4 area cross country squads earn preseason No. 1 IATC rankings

Four area teams are ranked No. 1 in the preseason cross country rankings, released Tuesday by the Iowa Association of Track Coaches. The boys' teams ...

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White House braces for fallout from Trump remarks on Virginia violence

NEW YORK - President Donald Trump no doubt pleased part of his political base on Tuesday by passionately arguing that both right- and left-wing extrem ...

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Preseason poll features a twist in Class 2A

Six ballots. Six different No. 1s.There's not a consensus on the state's top Class 2A football team in the preseason poll released today by The Gazett ...

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Authorities investigating stabbing at Iowa State Fair

DES MOINES - Authorities are investigating a stabbing that occurred Tuesday night at the Iowa State Fair.According to the Iowa State Patrol, the 21-ye ...

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Harpers Ferry captures second national Granny Basketball crown

For the second year in a row The Harpers Ferry Fireflies won the National Granny Basketball Tournament.The tournament was held in Norman, Okla., in Ju ...

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Trump praises North Korean leader’s decision not to fire missiles toward Guam

BEIJING/TOKYO - U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday praised North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for a #x201c;wise#x201d; decision not to fire missile ...

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Center Point teen crowned queen at Iowa State Fair

DES MOINES - A Center Point teen was crowned Junior Cowgirl Queen at this year's Iowa State Fair.Callyn Fox, 16, a junior at Center Point-Urbana High ...

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Forum tonight on Iowa City school bond

IOWA CITY - The League of Women Voters of Johnson County host a forum concerning the Iowa City Community School District's $191.5 million school bond ...

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Iowa university leaders denounce Virginia ‘terrorism’

The presidents of Iowa's three state universities this week each denounced the racism and violence displayed last weekend in Virginia.As students star ...

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A new brewery taproom slated for Kingston Village

CEDAR RAPIDS - A new brewery and taproom is planned to open in Kingston Village by Thanksgiving.Travis Flenker is behind Thew Brewing, at 301 Second A ...

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Iowa football look ahead: Into the Cyclones

Second in a 12-part series on the opponents the Iowa Hawkeyes will face during the 2017 season. Iowa State coach Matt Campbell is young, but he's gro ...

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Hewerton Moreira not returning as player-coach of Cedar Rapids Rampage

CEDAR RAPIDS - Well, that quickly turned in another direction. Ten days after expressing excitement over the coming Major Arena Soccer League season ...

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Speed and toughness highlight Cedar Rapids Kennedy

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids Kennedy has its own version of the Fast and the Furious. These Cougars can run and they also have a hard-nosed approach. ...

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