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Emerald ash borer infestation confirmed in Iowa City

IOWA CITY - The Iowa City emerald ash borer infestation portended 19 months ago with the discovery of an adult beetle has finally been confirmed.Johns ...

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Letter: Hillary Clinton needs to choose a side

Hillary Clinton says she is for women's rights and children. She's also pro choice. Hundreds and hundreds of thousands of babies are aborted every yea ...

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Linn-Mar puts construction projects out for bid

MARION - The Linn-Mar school board voted Monday to put four key construction projects out for bids.The largest project is a six-classroom addition at ...

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Coralville police find meth, syringes in van

CORALVILLE - A syringe containing meth was among drug paraphernalia found by police in a van on Monday.According to Coralville police criminal complai ...

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Letter: Tell legislators to adequately fund schools

I had the honor of attending Lobby Day at the Iowa Capitol on Jan. 26. I represented my fellow teachers and the Iowa State Education Association, or I ...

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Names released in Benton County fatal crash

BENTON COUNTY - A Cedar Rapids resident and Coralville resident were among those killed in the Feb. 4 crash in Benton County. The Iowa State Patrol h ...

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Bill would boost Iowa gift limit

So for a columnist, like myself, the Legislature is a gift that keeps on giving. But in the highly unlikely event I ever wanted to return the favor, m ...

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Rubio needs strong New Hampshire showing to rebut debate critics

MANCHESTER, N.H. - A week ago, it looked like the stars were aligning for Marco Rubio. Now, as New Hampshire holds its pivotal primary on Tuesday, the ...

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Senate passes 4 percent school funding increase for fiscal 2018

DES MOINES - Democrats who control the Iowa Senate voted 26-24 Tuesday to approve across-the-board and categorical increases of 4 percent in funding t ...

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Letter: Juvenile behavior at UI is embarrassing

Regarding the Jan. 23 article #x201c;Some hoped Harreld's comments would oust him#x201d;:The juvenile behavior exhibited by the faculty at the Univers ...

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Ernst supports sanctioning North Korea for nuclear test, rocket launch

DES MOINES - Sen. Joni Ernst is supporting additional sanction on North Korea in response to the rogue nation's recent tests of a hydrogen bomb and a ...

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Jefferson High School Academic Decathlon team continues to shine

CEDAR RAPIDS - In Room 38 of the basement of Jefferson High School, students were bent over their binders. They were working on Indian music. Title by ...

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North Liberty man faces indecent exposure charges

NORTH LIBERTY - A North Liberty man faces three counts of indecent exposure.According to North Liberty police criminal complaints, on two occasions - ...

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Iowa Medicaid modernization will improve patient care

This week, Iowa Senate Democrats are teaming-up with former Gov. Chet Culver. Culver is holding anti-Medicaid modernization town halls, while Senate D ...

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